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    Nisa Express revamp includes a variant specifically for forecourt operators

    2020-10-21T13:57:00Z

    Three new Nisa Express store formats have been unveiled at the 2020 virtual Nisa Expo, including one format specifically for forecourt operators.

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    Fire destroys Harvest Energy forecourt and Nisa shop in Richmond, North Yorkshire

    2020-08-19T14:25:00Z

    A fire has totally destroyed a Harvest Energy forecourt and Nisa shop in Richmond, North Yorkshire. Staff were able to switch off the fuel supply when the fire was spotted and evacuated the building just after 2pm on Friday August 14, and no one was hurt in the blaze.

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  • Ascona Group to transfer all 37 of its sites to Nisa Retail
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    Ascona Group to transfer all 37 of its sites to Nisa Retail

    2020-05-20T00:00:00Z

    The Ascona Group has agreed to all its 37 sites being supplied by Nisa Retail. The Top 50 Indie, based in Pembrokeshire, agreed terms just ahead of the outbreak of Covid-19, but that has not hampered the transition of the first 12 stores moving across to Nisa. The ...

  • Nisa store development team helps retailers make stores safer
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    Nisa store development team helps retailers make stores safer

    2020-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Nisa’s store development team has been helping its retailers to make their stores safer for shoppers and staff during the coronavirus crisis. While more usual store development projects have had to be put on hold, instead the team has been identifying new support mechanisms for retailers. The format team has ...

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    Service Centre: Jac Roper on Co-op and Nisa price problems; and an epos dispute ends

    2020-04-07T00:00:00Z

    Unrest on an uneven playing field A forecourt operator sent me an anonymous update on the Nisa/Co-op situation re price differences (last raised in this column in October). He began by posting some copy from another retailer that had appeared on the Nisa retail online forum. It went ...

  • Business organisations unite to call for business rates reform
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    Business organisations unite to call for business rates reform

    2020-03-04T00:00:00Z

    Organisations representing thousands of businesses have written to the Chancellor, called on him to push ahead with business rates reform in the Budget on March 11. In a letter to Chancellor Rishi Sunak, organisations including the Association of Convenience Stores, British Chambers of Commerce, British Property Federation and Federation of ...

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    Tuffins signs new five- year deal with Nisa Retail

    2019-12-16T00:00:00Z

    Tuffins Supermarket has signed a new five-year contract with Nisa Retail. The fourth-generation convenience retailers operate three sites including Builth Wells forecourt and mini-supermarket and Welshpool forecourt and supermarket. Harry Delves, commercial director for Tuffins, said the decision to continue working with Nisa was an easy one to make and ...

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    Nisa strengthens its lunchtime offer with Co-op meal deals

    2019-12-06T00:00:00Z

    Nisa retailers are set to offer a more competitive lunchtime deal to their shoppers following the introduction of lunch bundles from Co-op. The £3.50 meal deals have been launched into Nisa to help maintain momentum in a sector which is growing ahead of the total chilled category. Nisa ...

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    Nisa encourages retailers to sign up to food waste scheme

    2019-12-02T00:00:00Z

    Independent Nisa retailers have signed up to an initiative that is helping to tackle food waste while also recover some costs for unsold stock. Too Good To Go, the B2C marketplace for surplus food, enables retailers to dispose of food that is close to its sell by date by ...

  • Freight organisation calls for 3ppl reduction in fuel duty
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    Freight organisation calls for 3ppl reduction in fuel duty

    2019-11-29T00:00:00Z

    All political parties should pledge to support the logistics sector on its journey to decarbonisation, according to the Freight Transport Association, which is calling for a 3ppl reduction in fuel duty. Ahead of December’s General Election, the business organisation has launched its own election manifesto – Logistics for Britain ...

  • Forecourt store’s move to Nisa sparks upturn in business
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    Forecourt store’s move to Nisa sparks upturn in business

    2019-11-22T00:00:00Z

    Shopper numbers are on the up at an independent forecourt store in Surrey just months after the retailer moved to Nisa in a bid to introduce a greater range. Arnold’s Garage, a Nisa partner for almost four months, is enjoying increased footfall and sales. Compared with the same period last ...

  • Tuffins Supermarket signs up for five further years with Nisa Retail
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    Tuffins Supermarket signs up for five further years with Nisa Retail

    2019-11-13T00:00:00Z

    The independent retailer Tuffins Supermarket has signed a new contract with Nisa Retail, committing its future to the buying group. The fourth-generation convenience retailers in mid-Wales, who operate three sites – the Craven Arms supermarket, Builth Wells forecourt and mini-supermarket and Welshpool forecourt and supermarket – have pledged their business ...

  • Tuffins Supermarket signs up for five further years with Nisa Retail
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    Tuffins Supermarket signs up for five further years with Nisa Retail

    2019-11-08T00:00:00Z

    The independent retailer Tuffins Supermarket has signed a new contract with Nisa Retail, committing its future to the buying group. The fourth-generation convenience retailers in mid-Wales, who operate three sites – the Craven Arms supermarket, Builth Wells forecourt and mini-supermarket and Welshpool forecourt and supermarket – have pledged their ...

  • Government announces plan for decarbonisation of transport
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    Government announces plan for decarbonisation of transport

    2019-10-16T00:00:00Z

    The Government has announced plans for the full decarbonisation of the transport sector by 2050. The announcement was part a formal response to the latest progress report from the Committee on Climate Change, which advises the Government on emissions targets. The Government said that the groundwork for the ...

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    Service Centres: Jac Roper reports on a rebates row, more system problems and Co-op/Nisa row

    2019-10-10T00:00:00Z

    Is this the power of the press? Hassan Mohammed copied me in on one of many emails he had been exchanging with Costcutter over the fact that they owed him £2k in rebates for his two sites in Greater Manchester (Limes Service Station in Walkden, Salford and Howich Service ...

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    Service Centre: Jac Roper on irksome ATM deal; and flower shortage for Nisa stores

    2019-05-06T00:00:00Z

    CashZone’s one-sided contract As many of you are finding to your cost, CashZone has been switching indies from free-to-use ATMs to fee-paying ones. Joe Brough rang from Offerton Green Service Station near Stockport to, as he put it, "vent his spleen re CashZone’s behaviour towards its customers". The ...

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    Nisa launches World Food promotional event

    2019-04-12T00:00:00Z

    A new promotional event is being launched for Nisa retailers to help them tap into the popularity of the world food category. Following on from a series of events focusing on particular food types including Chinese, Indian, Italian and Mexican, Nisa is this month hosting a “whatever you fancy” event ...

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    Nisa marks advent of spring with Cider festival

    2019-03-29T00:00:00Z

    Nisa is helping retailers to make the most of the milder spring weather and big night in opportunity with a Cider Festival promotion aimed at helping to drive footfall and increased sales. The event will run until 14 April, supporting Nisa partners in generating additional sales with competitive pricing and ...

  • Nisa to roll out 1,000 Co-op own brand products
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    Nisa to roll out 1,000 Co-op own brand products

    2019-03-29T00:00:00Z

    Nisa has announced that from April 2019 it will roll out approximately 1,000 Co-op own brand products across fresh and ambient, bringing the total number available to Nisa and Costcutter Supermarkets Group (CSG) retailers to almost 2,000, more than 80% of the Co-op range. The extended range will be rolled ...