All Musgrave (Budgens / Londis) articles – Page 4

  • Opinion

    Up close and personal

    2010-11-01T08:58:00Z

    All retailers would like to think that they work at a micro and macro level, but is it really possible for a chain to create a relevant local offer?

  • Analysis

    Can workers provide a big break for WHSmith?

    October 29 2010

    The retailer - more used to operating in railway stations - believes the workplace could prove to be an untapped source of growth. George MacDonald examines the venture’s potential

  • A Budgens store's sale of squirrel meat has provoked anger
    News

    Squirrel meat on Budgens shelves prompts outrage

    2010-07-29T11:05:00Z

    A Budgens store has prompted controversy by putting squirrel meat on its shelves.

  • Budgens
    News

    Musgrave pushes broadband to unite its partners

    2009-09-04T00:00:00Z

    Musgrave Retail Partners GB will encourage owners of its Londis and Budgens stores to adopt a broadband network it has trialled in a number of company-owned stores.

  • Phil Smith, Musgrave
    Analysis

    Musgrave: Convenience in the community

    August 21, 2009

    Two years spent overhauling Musgrave’s British arm means it can now rise to the challenge of the big four, Phil Smith tells Charlotte Hardie

  • Tesco Green
    Analysis

    Top 50 retailers: Retail’s premier league

    2009-07-03T11:00:00Z

    It’s 18 months since Retail Week’s last look at the UK’s top retailers by sales and margins and much has changed in that time. Retail Knowledge Bank senior partner Robert Clark reports

  • Kevin Whalley
    Analysis

    Kevin Whalley: Local flavour

    2008-05-15T16:07:00Z

    After quitting his high-flying job at Tesco, Kevin Whalley went back to basics as a Budgens owner. James Thompson meets him

  • In the midst of tran
    Analysis

    Supply chain software: A problem shared

    2008-04-24T11:01:00Z

    Switching supply chain software can be tricky. Retailers from across the globe – including Musgrave and Carrefour – shared their experiences at a user event earlier this month. Joanna Perry reports

  • News

    Londis bags mag upgrade

    2003-12-19T12:09:00Z

    Londis has enhanced its EpoS system with a newspaper and magazine management application.The software ensures that price changes are uploaded onto the PoS system automatically.