THE Scottish Wholesale Association has relaunched its website with a fresh, new design that is user-friendly, easy to navigate and instantly highlights the leading trade body’s key services, its role and responsibilities.
THE Scottish Wholesale Association has expressed its disappointment at today’s decision by appeal judges to reject a bid by Imperial Tobacco to challenge the Scottish Government’s plans to ban the open display of cigarettes.
SEVEN suppliers have joined the Scottish Wholesale Association in the last few weeks, boosting the trade association’s supplier membership to over 70 as it prepares for a busy 2012.
SCOTTISH Wholesale Achievers, the much-lauded industry initiative created by the Scottish Wholesale Association, is celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2012.
THE Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has commented on the Chancellor George Osborne’s Autumn Statement, welcoming both the freeze on fuel duty which it says will ease difficult operating conditions for its members and the introduction of the National Loan Guarantee Scheme which will reduce the rate of borrowing by 1% for small businesses.
SUPPLIERS from both north and south of the Border have attended the Scottish Wholesale Association’s first-ever networking event in Glasgow.
CHARITY Whizz-Kidz is £5000 better off thanks to a raffle organised at the Scottish Wholesale Association Annual Conference with brewer Molson Coors (UK & Ireland).
SUPPLIERS currently not benefiting from membership of the Scottish Wholesale Association are being invited to attend the trade association’s first dedicated networking on 15th November.
MORE resources have been made available to help independent retailers cope with the new licensing legislation that came into force in Scotland on 1st October 2011.
A NEW trade guide for independent retailers selling alcohol is being produced by the leading industry trade associations – the Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) and the Scottish Grocers’ Federation (SGF) – in advance of more key changes to licensing legislation taking effect from 1st October 2011.