All posts tagged "Featured Slider"

  • Book your spot at Ireland’s leading retail coference today

    Inspiring speaker line-up announced for the most prestigious retailing conference in Ireland. As excitement builds for the biggest retail event of the year, we are...

  • The Essence of Business

    As Circle K begins rebranding all Topaz sites in Ireland, Group President Europe, Jacob Schram outlines his approach to chasing success in any market. Great...

  • A room with a view

    Harrisons of Greyabbey has recently added a new function room showing that innovation is the key to success. Cited as one of the most beautiful...

  • Brewing success at Ground Espresso Bars

    In a market where innovation is key, Ground Espresso Bars’ director, Karen Gardiner reveals how this Northern Ireland coffee brand stays ahead of the competition....

  • A classic go-to

    Neighbourhood Retailer catches up with Jonathan McCullagh, owner of McCullagh’s Classic Service Station to find out how the site is performing after its spectacular redesign....

  • Planting roots in Holywood

    Ferguson Flower returns to Holywood with a new coffee element. Neighbourhood Retailer goes along to find out more. When Neighbourhood Retailer meets Michael Ferguson, owner...

  • Pharming Finaghy

    Gerry Watters, owner of Balmoral Pharmacy speaks to Neighbourhood Retailer about how a well-stocked pharmacy is the key to survival in this busy market. Balmoral Pharmacy is...

  • Parking key to appeal of high street

    Parking and range of goods most important factors for shoppers when visiting local high street, survey reveals. A recent survey conducted by The Leadership Factor...

  • Crime Watch

    As part of an independent report, the NFRN has highlighted some of the most pressing criminal concerns for retailers this year. Unfortunately retail – whether...

  • Industry calls for rural town investment

    During an extensive meeting Retail NI chief executive Glyn Roberts and Colin Neill, chief executive of Hospitality Ulster appealed to politicians for further investment for...

  • 85 years strong in South Belfast

    Laura Brown, owner of independent fine food store Arcadia, speaks to NR about the evolution of the business over the past 85 years and what...

  • Climbing walls

    Gavan Wall, of the Belfast-based Wall Group, sees himself as a high energy entrepreneur with a plethora of ideas. He tells NR how his previous...

  • IFEX 2018 gathers steam

    Interest mounts in premier food, drink, retail and hospitality event. IFEX, Northern Ireland’s premier food, drink, retail and hospitality event, returns to the Titanic Exhibition...

  • Women take the lead in NI retail

    Data shows women in Northern Ireland continue to dominate in the retail sector, though disparities still exist. Statistics collected by research body the Northern Ireland...

  • Union slams Asda pension changes

    The Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers (Usdaw) has criticised Asda for changes the supermarket retail giant is making to pension schemes for Northern...

  • A career in retail

    Owner of the Spar Topaz forecourt in Crawfordsburn, Linda McCormick looks back at a career as the cornerstone of the community. The retail sector has...

  • Paper £10 notes lose their value

    As of March 1, 2018, old paper banknotes are no longer legal tender, find out how the change in currency is impacting local retailers. Launched...

  • Hardy Sales & Marketing extends NI Boost distribution

    Antrim-based Hardy Sales & Marketing (HSMNI ) has signed an exclusive five year distribution deal with Boost having brought the best-selling drink to Northern Ireland...

  • Belfast looks to extend Sunday trading hours

    Belfast City Council is to open a second public consultation over the issue of allowing larger shops the ability to trade longer opening hours. Currently,...

  • Retail NI: Maplin and Toys ‘R’ Us closures to impact NI economy

    Two high street giants, Maplin and Toys ‘R’ Us have gone into administration on the same day. With five stores in Northern Ireland, electronic goods...

  • Fuelling a better future for petrol retailers

    Chairman of the Petrol Retailers Association, Brian Madderson lets Neighbourhood Retailer in on the hottest topics concerning petrol retailers in 2018 After a relatively stable...