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Police Cuts Concern for Independent Retailers

Police Cuts Concern for Independent Retailers

Shoplifters could be free to cause more misery to retailers if cuts worsen.

Price and barcode changes on the Financial Times

Price and barcode changes on the Financial Times

The Financial Times will be increasing its cover price from Saturday 5 September 2015.

Stiffer penalties for minimum wage underpayers

Stiffer penalties for minimum wage underpayers

Measures to ensure people receive fair pay announced.

Get 5,000 personalised canvassing flyers for just £149*

Get 5,000 personalised canvassing flyers for just £149*

Boost your Home News Delivery service with this fantastic special offer from NFRN Store2Door.

Small Businesses Eager to Avoid Carrier Bag Increase as Seen in Northern Ireland

Small Businesses Eager to Avoid Carrier Bag Increase as Seen in Northern Ireland

NFRN renews calls for all retailers to be included in forthcoming carrier bag levy.

Victory over red tape for Irish retailers

Victory over red tape for Irish retailers

Lobbying pays off with one single administrative system for licences.

Know the new Fireworks Requirements

Know the new Fireworks Requirements

New laws for retailers selling fireworks now in place.

Weekend Weights & Irregular Supplements

Weekend Weights & Irregular Supplements

Newspaper and wholesaler information for this weekend (29 & 30 August 2015).

Forthcoming Extensions to Cut Offs during Rugby World Cup

Forthcoming Extensions to Cut Offs during Rugby World Cup

A number of extensions to cut offs have been agreed with newspaper publishers and wholesalers.

Local Newsagent Exclusive

Local Newsagent Exclusive

Woman & Woman’s Own & Woman’s Weekly will be in a triple pack for issue dated 8 September (on sale 2 September).

Bank Holiday Newspaper Supplies  - act now

Bank Holiday Newspaper Supplies - act now

Members urged to act early if they wish to make any alterations to their bank holiday delivery.

Sunday Trading Consultation

Sunday Trading Consultation

Have your say on government plans to change Sunday Trading hours.

Get 10% Off Telegraph HND Inventory

Get 10% Off Telegraph HND Inventory

Also available is a fantastic '8 weeks at half price' subscription offer.

NFRN Stance on Education Unchanged

NFRN Stance on Education Unchanged

New research dismisses plans for better education to raise awareness of the dangers of smoking.

Keep Sunday Special

Keep Sunday Special

Shopworkers, churches and local shops unite to keep Sunday special.

ABC Summary Reports - Jan-Jun 2015

ABC Summary Reports - Jan-Jun 2015

Download the latest reports from Marketforce and Comag for the January - June 2015 ABC period.

Sunday Trading Plans Finally Laid Bare

Sunday Trading Plans Finally Laid Bare

Government launches Sunday Trading consultation.

Sunday Trading

Sunday Trading

Retailers urged to write to MPs on Sunday Trading changes.

NFRN Welcomes Sensible Approach to Parking

NFRN Welcomes Sensible Approach to Parking

Welsh Conservatives call for free council parking schemes as part of high street revival plan.

Download your free member magazine

Download your free member magazine

The August edition of The Fed is now online.

England’s Carrier Bag Levy

England’s Carrier Bag Levy

NFRN members in England urged to introduce a carrier bag charge.

Card processing fees to be capped

Card processing fees to be capped

Government cap on card fees is opportunity for savvy independent retailers.

Living Wage Frustrations Remain

Living Wage Frustrations Remain

Concerns grow over the future of the national minimum wage.

Would you like to be a reality TV Star?

Would you like to be a reality TV Star?

Production company looking for newsagents to appear in new TV programme.

New Thursday Health Lottery Draw

New Thursday Health Lottery Draw

The Health Lottery is introducing two exciting new changes from August 6 2015.

IMPORTANT: The Health Lottery Retailer Licence

IMPORTANT: The Health Lottery Retailer Licence

Members must display the new licence in a position clearly visible to the public.

Retailers Set Out Tobacco Concerns to Welsh Government

Retailers Set Out Tobacco Concerns to Welsh Government

Concerns over the tobacco retailers’ register raised at meeting with Welsh Government.

HMRC Key Messages for August 2015

HMRC Key Messages for August 2015

All the latest news, hints and advice from the taxman.

NFRN Pursues Parking Charge Reform

NFRN Pursues Parking Charge Reform

Minister for Local Government offers hope over parking charge reform.

Get Exclusive Member Discounts

Get Exclusive Member Discounts

Access a range of online discounts though our exclusive NFRN Wider Wallet service.

Warning over Tax Credits Email Scam

Warning over Tax Credits Email Scam

Scam emails double during tax credits renewal period.

Officials Meet Minister for Small Businesses

Officials Meet Minister for Small Businesses

Anna Soubry MP listens to concerns of independent retailers.

NFRN Supports Small Business Saturday 2015

NFRN Supports Small Business Saturday 2015

Last week saw the launch of Small Business Saturday 2015, which takes place on December 5th.

Do you need to register as an Alcohol Wholesaler?

Do you need to register as an Alcohol Wholesaler?

HMRC is introducing a new scheme to help combat alcohol duty fraud.

NFRN Applauds Welsh MUP Plans

NFRN Applauds Welsh MUP Plans

Welsh government announces plans to introduce a minimum price of 50 pence per unit of alcohol.

Education not Legislation the Key to Tackling Obesity

Education not Legislation the Key to Tackling Obesity

NFRN calls for more education on tackling obesity.

Parliament Urged to Discuss Retail Crime

Parliament Urged to Discuss Retail Crime

NFRN and MP Guto Bebb join forces to raise awareness of retail crime.

Chancellor’s Budget a Burden for Independent Retailers

Chancellor’s Budget a Burden for Independent Retailers

New national living wage will hit struggling shopkeepers.

Frustration as Chancellor Pursues Sunday Trading Changes

Frustration as Chancellor Pursues Sunday Trading Changes

Government announces u-turn on Sunday trading.

Utter Chaos Expected from Sunday Trading Changes

Utter Chaos Expected from Sunday Trading Changes

Concern grows over plans to relax Sunday trading laws.

Chancellor Reminded to Consider Small Businesses

Chancellor Reminded to Consider Small Businesses

NFRN calls on George Osborne to consider small businesses ahead of Wednesday's budget.

Avoid the stress and file your tax return early

Avoid the stress and file your tax return early

File your tax returns early and budget now for the payment deadlines.

Post Offices to stop selling Premium Bonds

Post Offices to stop selling Premium Bonds

New body blow to subpostmasters as premium bonds withdrawn from sale.

Mail acts on disastrous deliveries

Mail acts on disastrous deliveries

New contact centre set up to deal with complaints from retailers.

Small Biz 100 applications are now open

Small Biz 100 applications are now open

Put your business at the forefront of the 2015 Small Business Saturday campaign and gain valuable exposure.

Legal Highs - a Warning

Legal Highs - a Warning

Retailers warned against stocking packs of Big Buddha Incense.

MPs urged to press PayPoint to Pay Fair

MPs urged to press PayPoint to Pay Fair

Small shopkeepers are calling on MPs to back their calls for a fairer deal for PayPoint retailers.

Warning over Royal Mail Email Scam

Warning over Royal Mail Email Scam

A scam email is currently being sent to victims fraudulently claiming to be from Royal Mail.

HMRC acts to improve customer service

HMRC acts to improve customer service

£45 million allocated to help improve phone and post service.

New proof-of-age compliance scheme launched

New proof-of-age compliance scheme launched

Independent retailers to receive training support on age restricted products.

Want to be one of this year’s Small Biz 100 companies?

Want to be one of this year’s Small Biz 100 companies?

Become a media star and take part in Small Saturday events.

High Street Awards 2015 - one month to go to enter

High Street Awards 2015 - one month to go to enter

Deadline approaching so get your nominations in!

NFRN Welcomes New Lotto Developments

NFRN Welcomes New Lotto Developments

Raft of exciting changes from October to further help good causes.

NFRN's plans for former glory high streets

NFRN's plans for former glory high streets

Nine point plan for overhauling business rates sent to Treasury department.

Winning your share of the multi-billion news industry

Winning your share of the multi-billion news industry

Members at Annual Conference next week will hear how they can grow their news category sales.

New company to help retailers grow their news sales

New company to help retailers grow their news sales

The National Newsagent Network (N3) has been created to enable newsagents to further develop their news sales.

NFRN Fuelwise

NFRN Fuelwise

NFRN Fuelwise is another money saving addition to the NFRN's portfolio of benefits and services.

PayPoint to Face Retailers at Annual Conference

PayPoint to Face Retailers at Annual Conference

Executives to address delegates on Monday.

Retailers Denounce PayPoint as Profits Rise

Retailers Denounce PayPoint as Profits Rise

Despite financial performance, PayPoint refuses to look again at commission caps.

New NFRN Factsheets

New NFRN Factsheets

A guide to bankruptcy, contracts and tax credits.

Broad welcome for legal high crackdown

Broad welcome for legal high crackdown

Government pledges action to tackle psychoactive substances.

Europe Approves Fairer Card Fees

Europe Approves Fairer Card Fees

New regulations will help reduce costs for both retailers and consumers.

Primary Authority Scheme Extension Welcomed

Primary Authority Scheme Extension Welcomed

Reliable regulatory advice to be made available to more small businesses.

REMINDER: Warning over Microsoft Phone Scam

REMINDER: Warning over Microsoft Phone Scam

Members should be wary of callers claiming to be from Microsoft, Windows or Dell and asking for personal details and giving instructions.

PayPoint Opinion Poll

PayPoint Opinion Poll

Please take two minutes to complete our PayPoint opinion poll.

PICTURE: NFRN meets with Mary Portas

PICTURE: NFRN meets with Mary Portas

NFRN officials met with retail expert Mary Portas at this week's BIRA High Street Conference.

NFRN Partners with News UK to Expand Store2Door

NFRN Partners with News UK to Expand Store2Door

News UK appointed news category partner to NFRN.

Common Sense Must Prevail at PayPoint

Common Sense Must Prevail at PayPoint

PayPoint's decision to significantly cut commission caps must be overturned, says NFRN CEO Paul Baxter.

NFRN Warns Members ‘Don’t Sell Legal Highs’

NFRN Warns Members ‘Don’t Sell Legal Highs’

The NFRN is strongly advising all of its members not to sell ‘legal highs’.

NFRN to make formal complaint about PayPoint

NFRN to make formal complaint about PayPoint

Federation to launch a formal complaint about PayPoint to the Payment Systems Regulator (PSR).

NFRN Urges OFGEM to Investigate PayPoint Cuts

NFRN Urges OFGEM to Investigate PayPoint Cuts

Federation steps up its #PayPointPayFair campaign as letter is sent to government regulator.

Daily Mirror Increase with Pro Rata Terms Applauded

Daily Mirror Increase with Pro Rata Terms Applauded

The price of the Daily Mirror’s Monday to Friday editions will increase by 5p to 60p on MONDAY 11 May 2015.

NFRN Appoints Frontline as Magazine Category Partner

NFRN Appoints Frontline as Magazine Category Partner

Partnership to help members increase profitability from the magazine category

NFRN Lays Bare Paltry Profit from PayPoint

NFRN Lays Bare Paltry Profit from PayPoint

NFRN member proves having a PayPoint terminal neither builds sales or footfall.

Welsh Public Health Bill Hindering Not Helping Retailers

Welsh Public Health Bill Hindering Not Helping Retailers

Independent retailers in Wales have expressed alarm at plans to charge them for registering to sell tobacco.

NPA Extension to Cut Offs - Friday 8 May 2015

NPA Extension to Cut Offs - Friday 8 May 2015

Due to the General Election on Thursday, a delivery cut off extension of 45 minutes has been agreed.

Warning over lottery scam letter

Warning over lottery scam letter

Members are warned to be wary about a letter which is claiming to be from the European Postcode Lottery.

Welsh high streets celebrated in national campaign

Welsh high streets celebrated in national campaign

Campaign encouraging people to use their local high street is set to return for a second year.

Struggling newsagents slam ‘fat cat’ PayPoint

Struggling newsagents slam ‘fat cat’ PayPoint

PayPoint's decision to cut commission rates has been slammed by disgruntled newsagents.

NFRN selects preferred provider for auto enrolment

NFRN selects preferred provider for auto enrolment

NOW: PENSIONS recommended to NFRN members to guide them through pension changes.

Retail Crime Figures Do Not Reveal True Picture

Retail Crime Figures Do Not Reveal True Picture

New survey contradicts experiences of NFRN members.

Retailers Help Set New National Lottery Sales Record

Retailers Help Set New National Lottery Sales Record

Best-ever performance driven by resurgent Lotto and thriving Instants category.

Shoplink: Your link to increased sales and profits

Shoplink: Your link to increased sales and profits

Shoplink brings you the very best deals, margins and ultimately profits.

PayPoint "breaks the camel's back"

PayPoint "breaks the camel's back"

Disgust and fury over PayPoint's decision to cut commission rates.

Politicians Called on to Support Sunday Pledge

Politicians Called on to Support Sunday Pledge

NFRN urges MPs to keep current trading laws in place.

Independent Retailers Celebrate Massive Drop in Plastic Bag Use

Independent Retailers Celebrate Massive Drop in Plastic Bag Use

90 per cent drop in use in Scotland leads NFRN to renew calls for all retailers to be included in England.

The Guardian Announces Price Increase

The Guardian Announces Price Increase

The Guardian will be increasing its cover price from Saturday, 18 April 2015.

Refreshed National Lottery Kit for Retailers

Refreshed National Lottery Kit for Retailers

Camelot announces significant investment in refreshed National Lottery kit.

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Follow us on Twitter

Follow our step-by-step guide on how to join the social networking site.

Welcome Relief for Retailers

Welcome Relief for Retailers

NFRN members in Wales have hailed the extension of the retail relief scheme to 2015-16 as essential for small retailers.

Your thoughts needed on Carrier Bag Levy in Wales!

Your thoughts needed on Carrier Bag Levy in Wales!

Has the carrier bag levy in Wales been a success? Let us know by completing our short survey.

Get Your Easter Sales Off to a Cracking Start

Get Your Easter Sales Off to a Cracking Start

Download our special poster to remind your customers you are open on Easter Sunday.

Retailers Support Age Restriction of E-cigarettes

Retailers Support Age Restriction of E-cigarettes

NFRN backs calls from Members of the Scottish Parliament to bring in age restrictions on the sale of e-cigarettes.

NFRN Steps Up Fight for Carriage Charge Reduction

NFRN Steps Up Fight for Carriage Charge Reduction

Falling petrol and diesel prices not leading to lower carriage charges for retailers.

Retailers take fight against plain packs to Europe

Retailers take fight against plain packs to Europe

Retailers from across Europe take to the streets of Paris to protest against tobacco plain packaging.

Pension Automatic Enrolment - a step-by-step guide

Pension Automatic Enrolment - a step-by-step guide

The Pensions Regulator has introduced a new online step-by-step guide for small employers.

Win an iPad - courtesy of The Health Lottery!

Win an iPad - courtesy of The Health Lottery!

The NFRN and The Health Lottery are giving two lucky members the chance to win the latest i-pad.

NFRN Welcomes Extension to Click and Collect

NFRN Welcomes Extension to Click and Collect

All retailers to be allowed to offer 'click and collect' service.

Plain Packs: Watch Ralph Patel on Norwegian News Show

Plain Packs: Watch Ralph Patel on Norwegian News Show

NFRN Vice President Ralph Patel has appeared on a Norwegian news show to talk about the impact of plain packs.

Frustration as Government Ignores Independent Retailers' Calls on Plastic Bag Levy

Frustration as Government Ignores Independent Retailers' Calls on Plastic Bag Levy

Inclusion pleas to minister continue to fall on deaf ears.

NFRN Welcomes New Illicit Tobacco Strategy

NFRN Welcomes New Illicit Tobacco Strategy

Much needed strategy to tackle illicit tobacco following plain packaging how to guide.

CMA Launches Help for Alcohol Retailers

CMA Launches Help for Alcohol Retailers

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has issued fresh advice on high-strength alcohol schemes.

E-cigarette Confusion Cause for Concern

E-cigarette Confusion Cause for Concern

NFRN calls on government to fully explain new e-cigarette regulations to retailers.

Members Warned Over Business Rates Scam

Members Warned Over Business Rates Scam

Say NO to any company cold calling and offering big reductions in your business rates.

Changes to business rates appeals process in England

Changes to business rates appeals process in England

Opportunity to backdate business rate assessments to disappear by the end of the month.

Cautious Welcome for Chancellor’s Budget

Cautious Welcome for Chancellor’s Budget

The NFRN has today cautiously welcomed the Chancellor’s final budget of this Parliament.

Increased Minimum Wage Will Hit Small Independent Retailers

Increased Minimum Wage Will Hit Small Independent Retailers

The national minimum wage is to increase by 20p an hour to £6.70.

Retailers Disappointed by Lords Support for Plain Packs

Retailers Disappointed by Lords Support for Plain Packs

Tobacco plain packaging a step closer after Lords vote.

Federation Calls on Chancellor to Consider Small Businesses

Federation Calls on Chancellor to Consider Small Businesses

George Osborne urged to consider small businesses when deciding whether to raise the national minimum wage.

Are you on an award winning High Street?

Are you on an award winning High Street?

Hunt is on to find Britain's best city and towns.

Ailing Sun Fails to Shine with Newsagents Over Terms Cut

Ailing Sun Fails to Shine with Newsagents Over Terms Cut

Price rise accompanied by terms cut on weekend titles.

Exasperation as Commons Backs Unnecessary Plain Packs Plan

Exasperation as Commons Backs Unnecessary Plain Packs Plan

Dismay as MPs vote 367 to 113 in favour of standardised packaging.

Under Starter's Orders with the Racing Post

Under Starter's Orders with the Racing Post

Bumper form guide for next week's Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Clampdown on parking wardens 'a victory for common sense'

Clampdown on parking wardens 'a victory for common sense'

Motorists in England to be given 10 minute grace period before getting parking ticket.

Mixed response from indies as Mirror increases cover prices

Mixed response from indies as Mirror increases cover prices

A 10p cover price increase on all UK Saturday editions of the Daily Mirror has been welcomed by the NFRN.

Shopkeepers need more protection, survey shows

Shopkeepers need more protection, survey shows

NFRN calls for police and government to redouble efforts to tackle retail crime.

Terrifying robberies take place as newsagents call on MSPs to get tough on retail crime

Terrifying robberies take place as newsagents call on MSPs to get tough on retail crime

NFRN CEO Paul Baxter calls on MSPs to address the issue of retail crime.

Challenging high streets get a helping hand

Challenging high streets get a helping hand

Experts are jumpstarting revival work on some of the most challenging high streets.

Indies Welcome Latest Move to Outlaw Proxy Purchasing

Indies Welcome Latest Move to Outlaw Proxy Purchasing

Adults to be banned from purchasing tobacco products on behalf of someone under 18.

Retailers Celebrated by MSPs as NFRN Launch Scottish Agenda

Retailers Celebrated by MSPs as NFRN Launch Scottish Agenda

Scottish members were welcomed to Holyrood on 18 February to a reception to celebrate independent retailers.

Small Businesses Need Vital Financial Support

Small Businesses Need Vital Financial Support

The NFRN has reiterated the need for vital financial support for independent retailers to enable them to grow.

NFRN Members Rally Against Plain Packaging in Westminster

NFRN Members Rally Against Plain Packaging in Westminster

Independent retailers marched on Westminster to protest against tobacco plain packaging.

More of the same for hugely popular Frozen magazine

More of the same for hugely popular Frozen magazine

Due to the incredible success of Frozen magazine, the title will be increasing frequency to 15 issues in 2015.

Price Increase for i Newspaper

Price Increase for i Newspaper

Paper to increase by 10p from Monday, 23 February 2015.

Illegal tobacco being sold in your local?

Illegal tobacco being sold in your local?

Imperial Tobacco releases its fourth short film, as part of its Suspect it? Report it! anti-illicit trade campaign.

NFRN Helps MPs Understand Robbery Impacts on Indies

NFRN Helps MPs Understand Robbery Impacts on Indies

MPs warned of the physical and psychological effects retail crime has on independent retailers.

Tax summaries from HMRC now available online

Tax summaries from HMRC now available online

Taxpayers who filed their 2013-14 tax return electronically can now access their online tax summary.

Booker launch Euro Shopper Energy Sour

Booker launch Euro Shopper Energy Sour

Booker has launched two new soft drinks into its ever popular Euro Shopper range.

NFRN Renews Calls for Drop in Carriage Charge Rates

NFRN Renews Calls for Drop in Carriage Charge Rates

News wholesalers accused of failing to pass on petrol savings to retailers.

Plain Packs to be introduced in England

Plain Packs to be introduced in England

Newsagents brand plain cigarette packaging unnecessary, illogical and nonsense.

NFRN Calls on the CMA to Act

NFRN Calls on the CMA to Act

The NFRN has today called on the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to act to help independent retailers.

NFRN and Newspread meet to discuss carriage charges

NFRN and Newspread meet to discuss carriage charges

The meeting was held to discuss the challenging news conditions facing our members in Northern Ireland.

Shocking Cost of Retail Crime Laid Bare

Shocking Cost of Retail Crime Laid Bare

Shocking figures in a new crime survey have brought to light the cost of retail crime to independent retailers.

NFRN Welcome High Strength Alcohol Inquiry

NFRN Welcome High Strength Alcohol Inquiry

Small independent retailers have welcomed a new inquiry by MPs into local bans on high strength beers and ciders.

Talks held over potential NFRN and NFSP merger

Talks held over potential NFRN and NFSP merger

Newsagents and sub postmasters in “positive” exploratory talks.

Great British High Street Awards 2015

Great British High Street Awards 2015

Minister urges towns and villages to enter high streets competition.

Health Lottery Guide for Retailers

Health Lottery Guide for Retailers

Updated to include advice on how to process the new '50p Quick Pick' game.

NFRN supports calls for minimum unit pricing on alcohol

NFRN supports calls for minimum unit pricing on alcohol

Calls by leading doctors to introduce a minimum unit price for alcohol have been welcomed by the NFRN.

Warning - Business Rates Scam

Warning - Business Rates Scam

Ignore cold calls from companies offering big reductions in your business rates.

Five scams to watch out for in 2015

Five scams to watch out for in 2015

Members are reminded to be on their guard against a number of potential scams.

JPS Voucher Scam Warning

JPS Voucher Scam Warning

Imperial Tobacco is warning retailers to be aware of a JPS tobacco voucher scam.

Our Year in Pictures

Our Year in Pictures

We take a look back at some of the most memorable moments of 2014!

All We Want for Christmas is Lower Carriage Charges

All We Want for Christmas is Lower Carriage Charges

NFRN calls for wholesalers to urgently review charges for supplying newspapers and magazines.

Scrooge Alive at Belfast Telegraph

Scrooge Alive at Belfast Telegraph

On the eve of Christmas price rise and margin cut announced.

NFRN member puts stamp on Boxing Day TV special

NFRN member puts stamp on Boxing Day TV special

NFRN store is a key location for BBC Boxing Day special.

Are you the best small shop?

Are you the best small shop?

The search is on for the best small shop - could it be you?

NFRN Welcomes New PDF Chairman

NFRN Welcomes New PDF Chairman

Hope that wholesaler will get to grips with news supply issues.

Frustration as Indies are Excluded from Carrier Bag Levy

Frustration as Indies are Excluded from Carrier Bag Levy

Independent retailers have been excluded from the single use carrier bag levy.

Two arrested in tobacco fraud operations

Two arrested in tobacco fraud operations

Over 12,000 suspected illicit cigarettes and tobacco seized in Ballymena and Ballymoney.

Members Warned against Fake Banknotes

Members Warned against Fake Banknotes

During the festive period, take extra care when checking your banknotes.

Self Assessment newcomers urged to register now for online services

Self Assessment newcomers urged to register now for online services

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is urging first-time Self Assessment (SA) filers who haven’t sent in their returns to register for its online services now.

International phone card company Tefima in liquidation

International phone card company Tefima in liquidation

WARNING: Phonecards and SIM specialists Tefima Ltd has gone into liquidation.

Warning over Tobacco Voucher Scam

Warning over Tobacco Voucher Scam

JTI UK is warning retailers to be on their guard against a cigarette voucher scam.

Support of Prospective Candidate Welcomed by Local Members

Support of Prospective Candidate Welcomed by Local Members

Small independent retailers have expressed support for Parliamentary Prospective Candidate Daniel Walton’s plans to boost his local area.

Autumn Statement Declares Changes for Businesses

Autumn Statement Declares Changes for Businesses

NFRN welcomes 'long overdue' review into business rates.

Small Retailers Hail N Ireland Executive's Alcohol Decision

Small Retailers Hail N Ireland Executive's Alcohol Decision

Introduction of minimum unit pricing in Northern Ireland welcomed.

Good News for Personal Licence Holders

Good News for Personal Licence Holders

The Home Office has announced new arrangements for personal licences due for renewal in 2015.

Independent Retailers Call for Business Rates Rethink

Independent Retailers Call for Business Rates Rethink

NFRN members call for business rates reform ahead of Wednesday's Autumn Statement.

NFRN Urges Members to Back Small Business Saturday

NFRN Urges Members to Back Small Business Saturday

Get involved and promote small businesses on Saturday 6th December 2014 and beyond.

Find Out More about Being Online

Find Out More about Being Online

The Government has announced plans to help small businesses get online.

IN PICTURES: NFRN 2015 Manifesto Launch

IN PICTURES: NFRN 2015 Manifesto Launch

Some of the best photos from our 2015 Manifesto launch.

Forever Sports - You can still Double your Margin

Forever Sports - You can still Double your Margin

DOUBLE your margin on the December and January issues of Forever Sports.

Retailers Baffled by News UK Increasing its Carriage Charge

Retailers Baffled by News UK Increasing its Carriage Charge

NFRN slams News UK over carriage charge hike.

Retailers Gear Up for National Lottery’s 20-Year Celebrations

Retailers Gear Up for National Lottery’s 20-Year Celebrations

Special edition Scratchcard launched and two massive celebration draws planned.

How to keep your tills ringing this Christmas

How to keep your tills ringing this Christmas

Key facts that you should know about the Christmas TV listings double issues.

Free Cath Kidston Stitch & Sew Booklets

Free Cath Kidston Stitch & Sew Booklets

Two free Cath Kidston booklets free inside The Telegraph this weekend.

NFRN Welcomes New Banking Probe

NFRN Welcomes New Banking Probe

New Competition and Markets Authority to review lending to small businesses.

Business Rates Petition

Business Rates Petition

Johnson Press has launched a petition calling on the government to conduct an immediate review of business rates.

How to spot a fake banknote

How to spot a fake banknote

Hints and tips on how to spot a counterfeit note.

Stock Skylanders Universe and you could win £300*

Stock Skylanders Universe and you could win £300*

Based on one of the most popular kids' video games, Skylanders Universe will be the must-have magazine for 7-11 year old boys.

Making the most of collectables this autumn

Making the most of collectables this autumn

Throw your weight behind the latest sticker collections from Panini and see your sales soar.

New ‘Mega Fridays’ Will Offer Dream EuroMillions Prizes

New ‘Mega Fridays’ Will Offer Dream EuroMillions Prizes

The first Mega Friday EuroMillions draw will take place this Friday (31 October).

Last Day to Exchange Houblon £50 Notes

Last Day to Exchange Houblon £50 Notes

From tomorrow (31 October) you will only be allowed to exchange Houblon £50 notes at the Bank of England.

Small Retailers Disappointed by Government Decision

Small Retailers Disappointed by Government Decision

The government has come under fire for failing to support a business rates levy on supermarkets and large shops.

Pick up a pumpkin for free with the Mail on Sunday

Pick up a pumpkin for free with the Mail on Sunday

Earn extra cash by promoting the Mail on Sunday.

New Tool for Businesses

New Tool for Businesses

The NFRN has welcomed the launch of Trading Standards Institute’s new free online resource, ‘Business Companion’.

HMRC issues fresh warning over fraudulent emails

HMRC issues fresh warning over fraudulent emails

NFRN members warned to be on their guard against fraudulent phishing emails.

NFRN Welcomes the Carrier Bag Levy

NFRN Welcomes the Carrier Bag Levy

The NFRN and its members in Scotland have welcomed the introduction of Scotland’s Carrier Bag Levy.

New Carrier Bag Levy Comes into Force in Scotland

New Carrier Bag Levy Comes into Force in Scotland

From today (20 October), every single use carrier bag will carry a mandatory charge of at least 5p.

Don’t Forget about Cashback Offer with CitizenCard

Don’t Forget about Cashback Offer with CitizenCard

Take advantage of a superb cashback offer with leading proof of age card provider CitizenCard.

SMEs to Get Second Chance at Accessing Finance

SMEs to Get Second Chance at Accessing Finance

Government acts to give smaller businesses access to the finance they need to grow and succeed.

The Telegraph Paul Hollywood 'British Baking' Promotion

The Telegraph Paul Hollywood 'British Baking' Promotion

Two free Paul Hollywood recipes booklets free inside The Telegraph this weekend.

NEW TITLE: Football Galaxy

NEW TITLE: Football Galaxy

New magazine for youngsters who are football mad. On sale 15 October 2014.

Government Fails to Tackle Alcohol Related Crime

Government Fails to Tackle Alcohol Related Crime

NFRN reacts with disappointment as the government fails to recognise the evidence supporting minimum unit pricing.

Camelot Announces £158m Sales Boost

Camelot Announces £158m Sales Boost

The National Lottery operator has revealed its half-year financial results.

Good Food - 25 Years

Good Food - 25 Years

BBC Good Food is celebrating its 25th year at top with a bumper birthday issue, on sale 1st October 2014.

New Minimum Wage Rate Comes into Force

New Minimum Wage Rate Comes into Force

The national minimum wage has risen by 19p an hour to £6.50 for adults.

Retailers Share Difficulties of the National Minimum Wage

Retailers Share Difficulties of the National Minimum Wage

Retailers forced to cut back on staff hours following the last rise in the national minimum wage.

Independent Retailers Lay Bare Concerns on Retail Crime

Independent Retailers Lay Bare Concerns on Retail Crime

NFRN members call for more action on retail crime during a fringe event at the Labour Party Conference.

Menzies Urged to Come Clean Over Carriage Charges

Menzies Urged to Come Clean Over Carriage Charges

UPDATE: Menzies reveals the sales dates it used to calculate their new CSC template.

Crackdown Sees 137,000 Litres of Alcohol Seized

Crackdown Sees 137,000 Litres of Alcohol Seized

Operation part of a Europe-wide initiative tackling international organised crime.

MasterCard loses EU court case over card fees

MasterCard loses EU court case over card fees

Court judges that MasterCard's payment card interchange fees are anti-competitive.

Thousands of small shops getting new tax breaks

Thousands of small shops getting new tax breaks

Around 300,000 retail premises are getting new £1,000 business rates discount.

RTI penalties to be phased in

RTI penalties to be phased in

Penalties for late real-time PAYE returns to be phased in from October 2014.

Are you ready for the Craft Season?

Are you ready for the Craft Season?

Craft magazines generate an extra 30% in revenue in September and October.

NFRN Responds to WHO Report on Electronic Cigarettes

NFRN Responds to WHO Report on Electronic Cigarettes

Disappointment expressed at continued attacks on e-cigarettes.

Fall in Northern Ireland Carrier Bag Use Welcomed

Fall in Northern Ireland Carrier Bag Use Welcomed

NFRN hails significant fall in use through new levy.

New crackdown to tackle illicit alcohol and tobacco hotspots

New crackdown to tackle illicit alcohol and tobacco hotspots

HMRC officers to target some of the UK's most notorious hotspots.

Yours - 40th Birthday Issue

Yours - 40th Birthday Issue

Yours celebrates its 40th Birthday on Tuesday (19th August 2014) and it will be a special issue looking back over the 40 years.

NFRN Warns of Risks of Illicit Trade

NFRN Warns of Risks of Illicit Trade

Plain packs give smugglers and counterfeiters the green light, warns Federation.

Maximising Your Summer Sales

Maximising Your Summer Sales

Boost your magazine profits during the 2014 summer by stocking these best-sellers

NFRN backs physicians' call for minimum unit pricing

NFRN backs physicians' call for minimum unit pricing

New research showing impact of MUP welcomed.

PICTURE: MP meets Ralph Patel over Property Crime

PICTURE: MP meets Ralph Patel over Property Crime

Ralph Patel, NFRN National Vice President, met with David Lammy MP today at the Policy Exchange roundtable on property crime.

Match Attax 2014/15

Match Attax 2014/15

The world's most successful football trading card game is back for another fantastic season. On sale 25 September 2014.

Anger as Armed Robber Walks Free

Anger as Armed Robber Walks Free

Crown Prosecution Service urged to act as teenage armed robber is spared jail.

Mirror Group Grabs Lion’s Share of Cover Price Rises

Mirror Group Grabs Lion’s Share of Cover Price Rises

Greedy publisher keeps majority of price increases to itself.

Don't Get Caught by Telephone Scam

Don't Get Caught by Telephone Scam

Members are being warned to be wary of unsolicited calls offering them advertising space in police publications.

Royal Life features iconic David Bailey portrait of the Queen

Royal Life features iconic David Bailey portrait of the Queen

As well as this new iconic image, issue No.11 of ROYAL LIFE will have an in-depth feature of the Queen’s reign, including all of the tours she has made whilst – both at home and overseas.

NFRN Demands Overhaul of Unfair Carriage Charges

NFRN Demands Overhaul of Unfair Carriage Charges

Smiths News to up its template by 1.16%

Take extra care of young people starting summer jobs

Take extra care of young people starting summer jobs

Members urged to pay extra attention to the health and safety of young people.

Shop Workers Selling Alcohol Need Protection

Shop Workers Selling Alcohol Need Protection

NFRN backs new offence for assaulting a worker selling alcohol.

Members’ concerns raised with Shadow Business Secretary

Members’ concerns raised with Shadow Business Secretary

The NFRN met with Chuka Umunna MP at the launch of Small Business Saturday on Tuesday.

'Booker continues to make good progress'

'Booker continues to make good progress'

Booker Group release 2014 quarter one trading results.

News UK Listens to NFRN National President’s Concerns

News UK Listens to NFRN National President’s Concerns

The cover price of the Sun on Sunday has risen to 80p, with retail margins maintained at 22%.

Imperial Tobacco Launches JPS RYO 9g

Imperial Tobacco Launches JPS RYO 9g

The introduction of a 9g pouch will enable adult smokers to make 22 hand rolled cigarettes* for less than £3.

Tax Credits Online Renewal Form Launched

Tax Credits Online Renewal Form Launched

HMRC has launched a new online service for all claimants to use.

Jamie Magazine Celebrates its 50th Issue

Jamie Magazine Celebrates its 50th Issue

Celebrating its 50th issue with a feast of party food ideas and birthday cakes. On sale 3 July 2014.

Waitrose is "pulling the rug" from under newsagents

Waitrose is "pulling the rug" from under newsagents

NFRN member tells how free newspaper offer is destroying his business.

Members Urged to Press for Plastic Bag Levy Inclusion

Members Urged to Press for Plastic Bag Levy Inclusion

Write to your MP calling for small shops to be included.

South West Retailers Applaud Smiths News

South West Retailers Applaud Smiths News

No change to carriage charge despite winning News UK titles.

Tougher Action Needed Over Tobacco Smuggling

Tougher Action Needed Over Tobacco Smuggling

NFRN backs call to increase enforcement action for tobacco smuggling.

New Independent Video Games Magazine for Children

New Independent Video Games Magazine for Children

ROBOT is the only 100% independent gaming magazine for children, providing readers with impartial video games advice, reviews and tips.

‘Premier hits 3000 stores’

‘Premier hits 3000 stores’

Premier, the UK’s number one symbol group, have recruited their 3000th Premier store.

Home Office minister launches new PASS Proof of Age Card

Home Office minister launches new PASS Proof of Age Card

Norman Baker MP, Minister of State for Crime Prevention, launches new PASS 18 plus card design.

Daily Mirror Collection - WWI: Over the Top

Daily Mirror Collection - WWI: Over the Top

Second issue commemorating the 100th anniversary of the start of WWI.

Tougher Measures Needed to Curb Retail Crime

Tougher Measures Needed to Curb Retail Crime

NFRN reignites call for stronger punishments to combat retail crime.

How to protect your PC from cyber attack

How to protect your PC from cyber attack

Web users have been warned to protect themselves from a powerful computer virus.

HMRC secures record £4.6m minimum wage arrears for underpaid workers

HMRC secures record £4.6m minimum wage arrears for underpaid workers

Over £4.6 million in wage arrears has been paid to more than 22,000 workers following a successful year for HMRC National Minimum Wage (NMW) enforcement teams.

NFRN Teams Up with Health Lottery

NFRN Teams Up with Health Lottery

The NFRN has teamed up with the Health Lottery to promote draws and speed up transaction times.

NFRN Disappointed at Exclusion from Plastic Bag Levy

NFRN Disappointed at Exclusion from Plastic Bag Levy

Queen’s Speech reveals newsagents are set to be excluded from plastic bag levy.

‘Premier starts 20th Birthday celebrations’

‘Premier starts 20th Birthday celebrations’

Premier is celebrating its 20th Birthday with activities planned throughout 2014 themed around ‘20.’

NFRN Hopes Queen's Speech will help independent retailers

NFRN Hopes Queen's Speech will help independent retailers

Wednesday's Queen’s Speech is a great opportunity for the government to provide support for independents.

Further Regulation of E-cigarettes must be measured

Further Regulation of E-cigarettes must be measured

NFRN warns World Health Organisation to resist urge to control electronic cigarettes.

Scottish Newsagents Welcome New Carrier Bag Charge

Scottish Newsagents Welcome New Carrier Bag Charge

Retailers in Scotland will be required to charge customers at least 5p for a single use bag.

Labour Urged to Rethink Minimum Wage Proposals

Labour Urged to Rethink Minimum Wage Proposals

The NFRN is urging Labour to consider the impact of their plans to reform the National Minimum Wage.

Retailers Help Camelot Achieve Second-Highest ever Sales

Retailers Help Camelot Achieve Second-Highest ever Sales

Camelot has announced National Lottery ticket sales of £6,730.9 million for the 2013/14 financial year.

NFRN Deputy Vice President Candidates

NFRN Deputy Vice President Candidates

Find out a little more about Mark Dudden and Ray Monelle, the two candidates standing for election.

CollectPlus Reveals Major Expansion Plans

CollectPlus Reveals Major Expansion Plans

CollectPlus reveals significant 2014 expansion plans as it aims to challenge the Post Office.

Ukash Counters Claims of British Cash Decline

Ukash Counters Claims of British Cash Decline

The global online payment provider dispels myths that cash is losing its spending power.

Former National President Alan Scott Passes Away

Former National President Alan Scott Passes Away

We regret to announce the death of former national president Alan Scott.

Houblon £50 Notes Withdrawn from Circulation

Houblon £50 Notes Withdrawn from Circulation

The old style £50 note, featuring Sir John Houblon, was withdrawn from circulation on 30 April 2014.

Independent retailers hit out at Yorkshire Post margin cut

Independent retailers hit out at Yorkshire Post margin cut

Anger as the Yorkshire Post reduces retail terms.

Dianne Thompson to Retire as Camelot CEO

Dianne Thompson to Retire as Camelot CEO

The lottery operator has also unveiled restructuring plans which will see it split into two separate entities.

Over 2 million Britons Regularly use Electronic Cigarettes

Over 2 million Britons Regularly use Electronic Cigarettes

The use of electronic cigarettes has tripled over the past two years.

Small Victory over Waitrose Free Paper Deal

Small Victory over Waitrose Free Paper Deal

Waitrose doubles the amount that customers must spend in-store to receive a free newspaper.

NFRN Welcomes New Menzies MD

NFRN Welcomes New Menzies MD

Independent newsagents have welcomed the appointment of Forsyth Black as the new Managing Director of Menzies Distribution.

NFRN Renews Calls for Minimum Alcohol Pricing

NFRN Renews Calls for Minimum Alcohol Pricing

Rising cost of alcohol credited for drop in violent crime.

NFRN Backs Labour’s Concerns over Pub Conversions

NFRN Backs Labour’s Concerns over Pub Conversions

Labour would give local communities more of a say on whether local pubs can be converted into convenience stores.

New Title: Love Sewing

New Title: Love Sewing

New magazine aiming to inspire, instruct and instill a love of sewing. On sale 24 April 2014.

Post Office Transformation

Post Office Transformation

Big changes on the way as Post Office seeks to revamp its branches.

Pay a Realistic Wage for Advertising Inserts

Pay a Realistic Wage for Advertising Inserts

The Guardian is increasing the payments it makes to HND retailers for inserting third party advertising material.

Ban on Sale of Below Cost Alcohol Delayed

Ban on Sale of Below Cost Alcohol Delayed

Below cost alcohol ban delayed until at least mid May.

Withdrawal of Houblon £50 note on 30 April

Withdrawal of Houblon £50 note on 30 April

The old style £50 note, featuring Sir John Houblon, will be withdrawn from circulation on 30 April 2014.

Peter Rabbit Magazine Launches

Peter Rabbit Magazine Launches

Immediate Media Co is launching Peter Rabbit magazine - a new pre-school title channelling the spirit of Beatrix Potter’s stories.

Important Information about Statutory Sick Pay (SSP)

Important Information about Statutory Sick Pay (SSP)

From Sunday April 6 you can no longer claim for Statutory Sick Pay (SSP).

NFRN Disappointed as Plain Packs Moves Closer

NFRN Disappointed as Plain Packs Moves Closer

Government looks to press ahead with standardised cigarette packs.

No Excuse for Not Paying Minimum Wage

No Excuse for Not Paying Minimum Wage

HMRC reveals 10 worst excuses for not paying the minimum wage.

NFRN Slams Welsh Government Plans to Ban E-cigarettes

NFRN Slams Welsh Government Plans to Ban E-cigarettes

Wales is considering a ban on smoking e-cigarettes in enclosed public places.

NFRN Hails Business Rates Support Package

NFRN Hails Business Rates Support Package

But government urged to press on with reform.

NFRN Ups Pressure on Waitrose Promotion

NFRN Ups Pressure on Waitrose Promotion

Trading standards inundate Federation with responses.

Priti Calls for Sensible Response to Plain Packs Review

Priti Calls for Sensible Response to Plain Packs Review

Priti Patel MP calls for sensible response to Chantler Tobacco Packaging Review.

Zomlings Flying Off the Shelves

Zomlings Flying Off the Shelves

Brand new pocket money collectable Zomlings given thumbs up by both consumers and retailers.

Rethink needed on Minimum Alcohol Pricing

Rethink needed on Minimum Alcohol Pricing

NFRN joins call for rethink on minimum pricing to curb alcohol-fuelled crime.

Daily Mirror Collection - WWI: The Unseen War

Daily Mirror Collection - WWI: The Unseen War

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War. On sale 2 April 2014.

Priti Calls for Review into News Supply Chain

Priti Calls for Review into News Supply Chain

All Party Parliamentary Small Shops Group Chair Priti Patel MP has called for a review into the newspaper supply chain during a debate in Parliament.

NFRN Backs MP’s Calls for Tougher Action on Shoplifting

NFRN Backs MP’s Calls for Tougher Action on Shoplifting

Labour MP David Lammy says it's time to tackle property crime head on.

2014 FIFA World Cup™ Adrenalyn XL Trading Card Game

2014 FIFA World Cup™ Adrenalyn XL Trading Card Game

To celebrate the lead up to the World Cup in Brazil, Panini has launched an awesome new trading card game.

Are you ready for Real Time Information?

Are you ready for Real Time Information?

From April 2014, all employers must report their payroll information to HMRC on or before every payday.

2014 Budget of Few Surprises for Small Businesses

2014 Budget of Few Surprises for Small Businesses

Budget fails to offer much needed support for small businesses.

The Royal Mint to Manufacture Modern New £1 Coin

The Royal Mint to Manufacture Modern New £1 Coin

The Royal Mint is to manufacture a new £1 coin in a bid to help reduce counterfeiting.

New Title: Poppet Magazine

New Title: Poppet Magazine

New magazine for girls based on the cute character from Moshi Monsters.

Smiths News PLC Changes Name to Connect Group PLC

Smiths News PLC Changes Name to Connect Group PLC

Smiths News PLC will change its name to Connect Group PLC on 22 April 2014.

NFRN Reaction to 3% Hike in Minimum Wage Rates

NFRN Reaction to 3% Hike in Minimum Wage Rates

Warning that members will have to dig deep or cut jobs and staff hours.

Warning over new prize scam

Warning over new prize scam

Ignore emails advising of £1m Coca Cola win.

New App to Help you Check your Banknotes Launched

New App to Help you Check your Banknotes Launched

The 'Bank of England Banknotes' app is an interactive touch screen guide for checking your banknotes.

Cheque Payments to Become Quicker and Easier

Cheque Payments to Become Quicker and Easier

Plans unveiled to modernise cheque payments.

Daily Mirror Collection - Beatles in the USA

Daily Mirror Collection - Beatles in the USA

New special series starts off by celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Beatles breaking the USA.

Support for Racing Post is a Dead Cert

Support for Racing Post is a Dead Cert

The Racing Post will be increasing its cover price, along with pro rata terms for retailers.

NFRN Welcomes BIS Committee Report on UK Retail Sector

NFRN Welcomes BIS Committee Report on UK Retail Sector

Report shows that more is needed to tackle the issues faced by those who actually work on shop floors.

NFRN Advises Caution Over Minimum Wage Increase

NFRN Advises Caution Over Minimum Wage Increase

The Low Pay Commission has recommended a 3% increase in the minimum wage.

Star Trek - The Official Starships Coll. Special

Star Trek - The Official Starships Coll. Special

Second standalone special issue. On sale 6 March 2014.

PASS Appoints New National Director

PASS Appoints New National Director

PASS has announced the appointment of Marc Catchpole as its new National Director.

NFRN Backs Grimsey’s Criticisms of Business Rate Proposals

NFRN Backs Grimsey’s Criticisms of Business Rate Proposals

Former Iceland CEO Bill Grimsey has criticised the British Retail Consortium’s (BRC) proposals for business rate reform.

Important Scam Alert

Important Scam Alert

Warning of phone calls offering a service similar to NFRN.

HMRC comes out of the office to support

HMRC comes out of the office to support

New flexible face to face support for customers needing help with taxes.

Taxman Warns Against Rebate Phishing Scams

Taxman Warns Against Rebate Phishing Scams

Don't be caught out by email phishing scams which offer tax rebates in return for bank account or credit card details.

NFRN Hails Call to Simplify Plastic Bag Charge

NFRN Hails Call to Simplify Plastic Bag Charge

The Environmental Audit Committee has recommended that the plastic bag levy be kept simple and include small businesses.

NFRN Reignites Campaign for Minimum Pricing

NFRN Reignites Campaign for Minimum Pricing

New rules on below cost selling of alcohol are a step in the right direction, but they do not go far enough.

Telegraph Shows Support for Newsagents

Telegraph Shows Support for Newsagents

Following calls from the NFRN, the Daily Telegraph has announced a price increase on its weekday editions accompanied by pro rata terms.

Diversify to Survive, Says NFRN Chief Executive

Diversify to Survive, Says NFRN Chief Executive

Diversification is the key to survival for independent newsagents, Paul Baxter told Radio 4 consumer affairs programme You and Yours today.

NFRN Dismisses PDRP Claims

NFRN Dismisses PDRP Claims

In a 12 month period, the Press Distribution Review Panel dealt with ONLY 117 retailer complaints.

NFRN Welcomes Ban on Proxy Purchasing of Tobacco

NFRN Welcomes Ban on Proxy Purchasing of Tobacco

Ban on selling e-cigarettes to under 18s has also been supported.

Retailers to Hit Scratchcard Jackpot

Retailers to Hit Scratchcard Jackpot

Camelot confirms that around 10,000 retailers will benefit from its rollout of standalone Scratchcard terminals.

NFRN Calls for Action on Late Deliveries

NFRN Calls for Action on Late Deliveries

Federation takes members concerns over late delivery of newspapers to Press Distribution Forum (PDF).

Irish Launch of Popular Partwork - How your Body Works

Irish Launch of Popular Partwork - How your Body Works

Following its massive success in the UK, How your Body Works is coming to Ireland.

Menzies MD McIntosh to Leave

Menzies MD McIntosh to Leave

Menzies Distribution has announced that Managing Director David McIntosh is to leave the company.

Relaunch of Successful Partwork - How your Body Works

Relaunch of Successful Partwork - How your Body Works

Following its massive success in previous years, How your Body Works is back!

NFRN Welcomes PHE Admission on Plain Packs

NFRN Welcomes PHE Admission on Plain Packs

Evidence supporting the case for plain packaging is based upon “measures of process rather than measures of outcome”.

NFRN Mutual Launches New Website

NFRN Mutual Launches New Website

New and improved website but with the same mutual values.

Newtrade Acquires Independent Retail Show

Newtrade Acquires Independent Retail Show

Newtrade acquisition of Independent Retail Show to help local shopkeepers build a better future.

New Carriage Charge Rates are "Daylight Robbery"

New Carriage Charge Rates are "Daylight Robbery"

Newspread (NI) accused of daylight robbery after increasing its carriage charges by inflation busting rates.

New Partwork Launch - Something Sweet

New Partwork Launch - Something Sweet

New collection for creating fabulous confectionery. On Sale 8 January 2014.

Two More Publishers Put Up Their Prices

Two More Publishers Put Up Their Prices

Newsagents joy tempered as only one of the publishers is applying pro rata retailer percentage margins.

Retail Administrations Down

Retail Administrations Down

183 retail administrations in 2013 , down 6 per cent on 2012

Publishers Reveal Their Scrooge Sides by Cutting Retail Terms

Publishers Reveal Their Scrooge Sides by Cutting Retail Terms

No Christmas Spirit at Daily Mirror or Sunday Post.

Newspread Condemned for Inflation Busting Hike

Newspread Condemned for Inflation Busting Hike

News wholesaler condemned for inflation-busting carriage charge hike.

Saturday Star Move Hailed

Saturday Star Move Hailed

NFRN welcomes 5p price rise but urges caution on Express pricing.

New PDF Chairman Has Much to Do, Say Newsagents

New PDF Chairman Has Much to Do, Say Newsagents

Mike Mirams, the new Press Distribution Forum Chairman, has been given a cautious welcome by the NFRN.

Important Notice Regarding Herbal Smoking Products

Important Notice Regarding Herbal Smoking Products

From 1 January 2014, herbal smoking products will have Tobacco Products Duty charged on them.

Booker Launches Exclusive New Wine Range Guide

Booker Launches Exclusive New Wine Range Guide

Guide will help retailers increase their wine sales.

NFRN Gives Cautious Welcome to Alcohol Fraud Scheme

NFRN Gives Cautious Welcome to Alcohol Fraud Scheme

Government to implement a registration scheme for alcohol wholesalers.

NFRN Announces Exciting New Partnership

NFRN Announces Exciting New Partnership

Our new relationship with News Category Solutions (NCS) will help boost members’ profits on magazines and HND.

Business Rates Cap Welcomed

Business Rates Cap Welcomed

Chancellor George Osborne announced a cap on business rates in Thursday's Autumn Statement.

New Title: Tropical Habitat

New Title: Tropical Habitat

The only magazine in the UK dedicated to keeping tropical freshwater fish. On Sale 5 December 2013.

NFRN Give Local World Move the Thumbs Up

NFRN Give Local World Move the Thumbs Up

Publisher announces cover price rise, accompanied by a pro-rata increase in terms, on one of its weekly titles.

Irish Newsagents Erupt at Carriage Charge Increase

Irish Newsagents Erupt at Carriage Charge Increase

EM News Distribution (Ireland) to increase its carriage charge by a whopping 6.5 per cent.

Stiffer Penalties Needed for Those Committing Retail Crime

Stiffer Penalties Needed for Those Committing Retail Crime

The NFRN wants to see stiffer penalties for anyone assaulting a shop owner or their staff.

NFRN’s Disappointment at Plain Packs Review

NFRN’s Disappointment at Plain Packs Review

Government confirms plans for review into plain cigarette packaging.

NFRN Welcomes High Street Debate

NFRN Welcomes High Street Debate

Debate focused in detail on many of the areas of concern to NFRN members.

Tougher Action on Parents Who Buy Alcohol for Children

Tougher Action on Parents Who Buy Alcohol for Children

NFRN backs calls for a crackdown on parents who buy alcohol for children.

NFRN Launch 2014 Public Affairs Agenda

NFRN Launch 2014 Public Affairs Agenda

NFRN takes concerns of independent retailers to parliament.

NFRN Backs New Move to Tackle Underage Sales

NFRN Backs New Move to Tackle Underage Sales

The NFRN has given strong backing to a new initiative to tackle underage sales in the North West.

IN PICTURES: Public Affairs Agenda Launch (Updated)

IN PICTURES: Public Affairs Agenda Launch (Updated)

Last week saw the launch of the 2014 NFRN Public Affairs Agenda.

Camelot Announce Half-Year Financial Results

Camelot Announce Half-Year Financial Results

Lottery ticket sales for the first six months of its financial year were £3,311.8 million.

Oneshot: 50 Amazing Years of the Doctor

Oneshot: 50 Amazing Years of the Doctor

A souvenir special celebrating 50 years of Doctor Who. On Sale 21 November 2013.

Oneshot: Home Sewn Style

Oneshot: Home Sewn Style

Aimed at providing sewing skills and inspiration for all abilities. On sale 14 November 2013.

Oneshot: The Doctors - The Archive

Oneshot: The Doctors - The Archive

The ultimate unofficial guide to Doctor Who. On Sale 19 November 2013.

‘Lego - Legends of Chima’: Are you missing out?

‘Lego - Legends of Chima’: Are you missing out?

The biggest and most exciting magazine launch in recent years.

Living Wage Increases Threaten Jobs and Shops

Living Wage Increases Threaten Jobs and Shops

NFRN warns of job cuts and stores shutting if TUC calls are heeded.

Newsagents Back Respect for Shopworkers Week

Newsagents Back Respect for Shopworkers Week

NFRN gives backing to Usdaw’s week long Respect for Shopworkers campaign.

New Freephone Number for NFRN Helpline

New Freephone Number for NFRN Helpline

Helpline Service Enhanced with 0800 telephone number.

Packaging Group Says Trade Not its Responsibility

Packaging Group Says Trade Not its Responsibility

Australian evidence shows surge in illicit trade after plain packaging introduced.

NFRN President Backs Call to Outlaw Proxy Purchasing

NFRN President Backs Call to Outlaw Proxy Purchasing

MP Lorely Burt wants the government to outlaw the proxy purchasing of tobacco products in England & Wales.

Newsagents Hail Five Minutes Grace for Parking

Newsagents Hail Five Minutes Grace for Parking

A five minute ‘grace and favour’ period on parking tickets has been proposed.

Newsagents Applaud Press & Journal for Maintaining Terms

Newsagents Applaud Press & Journal for Maintaining Terms

Aberdeen Journals Ltd praised for maintaining pro rata terms after cover price increase.

New Title: Women in Sport

New Title: Women in Sport

Focuses on women who love, participate and compete in the world of sport. On Sale 24 October 2013.

Members Warned Again over PayPoint Scams

Members Warned Again over PayPoint Scams

The NFRN has renewed calls for members to beware of fraudulent PayPoint transactions.

Legal Action on Unfair Terms for Retailers

Legal Action on Unfair Terms for Retailers

NFRN challenges profiteering with legal action and cover pricing campaign.

Former National President Pat Taylor Passes Away

Former National President Pat Taylor Passes Away

We regret to announce the death of Federation stalwart Pat Taylor.

New Venue, Features and Exhibitors Add to IRS 2013 Success

New Venue, Features and Exhibitors Add to IRS 2013 Success

This year’s Independent Retail Show on October 6 and 7 proved to be a great success.

NFRN Ireland Welcomes MEPs Climb Down on E-Cigs

NFRN Ireland Welcomes MEPs Climb Down on E-Cigs

The European Parliament voted today NOT to restrict sales of e-cigarettes to pharmacies.

Watch the Latest Edition of NFRN Newsbreak

Watch the Latest Edition of NFRN Newsbreak

Get the latest news, hints and tips on boosting your profits.

IN PICTURES: Independent Retail Show 2013

IN PICTURES: Independent Retail Show 2013

Thousands of independent retailers visited EventCity in Manchester over the last two days.

Conservative Party Conference 2013 Photos

Conservative Party Conference 2013 Photos

A delegation of NFRN officials attended the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester this week.

New Plain Packs Research is Revealing

New Plain Packs Research is Revealing

New Australian research finds plain packaging of cigarettes increases retailer costs and fears of illicit trade.

NFRN Spearheads Campaign against Bank Charges

NFRN Spearheads Campaign against Bank Charges

Ralph Patel is leading the fight against charges on electronic card payment machines.

Cover Price Boost for Eastern Newsagents

Cover Price Boost for Eastern Newsagents

Eastern Daily Press increase cover price of its main, Fenland and King’s Lynn editions, accompanied by pro-rata terms for retailers.

Don’t Exclude Us from Plastic Bag Tax

Don’t Exclude Us from Plastic Bag Tax

NFRN tell Deputy PM Nick Clegg not to exclude them when the plastic bag tax comes into effect in England.

Booker’s Free Epos a Huge Success

Booker’s Free Epos a Huge Success

Over 1000 retailers now benefiting from the free Epos system.

NFRN President Attends Labour Party Conference 2013

NFRN President Attends Labour Party Conference 2013

NFRN National President Colin Fletcher attended the Labour Party Conference in Brighton this week.

Newsagents Give Cautious Welcome to Sun Rise

Newsagents Give Cautious Welcome to Sun Rise

This weekend’s 10p price rise on The Sun on Sunday has been given a lukewarm welcome by the NFRN.

Former London President Moti Surujnarain Passes Away

Former London President Moti Surujnarain Passes Away

We regret to announce the death of former London president Moti Surujnarain.

Newsagents Applaud Sunday Cover Price Rises

Newsagents Applaud Sunday Cover Price Rises

NFRN welcomes cover price rises from two national newspaper publishers, accompanied by pro rata margin increases.

Warning To Be Alert Over Fake £20

Warning To Be Alert Over Fake £20

Reports of counterfeit cash circulating in Hants and Isle of Wight.

Tax Cuts for Shops Help to Boost Local Enterprise

Tax Cuts for Shops Help to Boost Local Enterprise

Government announces trebling of small business rate relief.

NFRN Exclusive: Get your Glitter Princess Megapack

NFRN Exclusive: Get your Glitter Princess Megapack

Boost your sales among your younger customers with an exclusive Glitter Princess megapack.

Daily Record Silence is Deafening

Daily Record Silence is Deafening

The NFRN has expressed disappointment since the cover price of the Daily Record was raised by 5p.

Payzone & PayPoint Scams - Advice to Members

Payzone & PayPoint Scams - Advice to Members

NFRN has renewed calls for members to beware of fraudulent Payzone, PayPoint and mobile top up transactions.

Smiths News Carriage Charge Increase Is a Small Step in the Right Direction, Says NFRN

Smiths News Carriage Charge Increase Is a Small Step in the Right Direction, Says NFRN

NFRN concerns acted on as increase pegged at 2 per cent

NFRN Welcomes New Inquiry into Tobacco Smuggling

NFRN Welcomes New Inquiry into Tobacco Smuggling

Home Affairs Select Committee is to launch an inquiry into tobacco smuggling.

Newsquest Blasted for Cutting Terms on Yorkshire Titles

Newsquest Blasted for Cutting Terms on Yorkshire Titles

Publisher branded “arrogant” by newsagents for increasing the cover prices on two more of its newspapers.

Third time unlucky for cash and carry owner

Third time unlucky for cash and carry owner

Southall man jailed after he was found with more than £500,000 worth of non-duty paid tobacco products.

NFRN Calls for Urgent Action Against EM News Abuse

NFRN Calls for Urgent Action Against EM News Abuse

Wholesaler to impose additional carriage charge on retail customers.

New Title: Lindy's Pro Football Preview

New Title: Lindy's Pro Football Preview

New magazine for British fans of American Football with UK content.

Five arrested in £6m cigarette smuggling investigation

Five arrested in £6m cigarette smuggling investigation

HMRC officers launch raids across the Peterborough and Spalding areas.

Ban on Below Cost Selling of Alcohol is 'Progress'

Ban on Below Cost Selling of Alcohol is 'Progress'

NFRN welcomes ban on below cost selling of alcohol.

British Gas announces end to auto-rollover contracts

British Gas announces end to auto-rollover contracts

British Gas will no longer sell auto-rollover contracts from 1 September 2013.

Retailers Must Adapt to Win Customer Loyalty

Retailers Must Adapt to Win Customer Loyalty

New research shows a new breed of hyper-demanding shopper is emerging with an ‘always on’ mentality.

Oneshot: The Great Train Robbery 50th Anniversary 1963-2103

Oneshot: The Great Train Robbery 50th Anniversary 1963-2103

The definitive account of one of the most infamous crimes in British history. On sale 25 July 2013.

NFRN Welcomes Plans to Stub Out Plain Packs

NFRN Welcomes Plans to Stub Out Plain Packs

Government abandons plans to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes.

EU Warned over New Tobacco Rules

EU Warned over New Tobacco Rules

New rules on packaging and banning slim cigarettes could have unintended consequences, warns NFRN.

Oneshot: Magnificent Murray

Oneshot: Magnificent Murray

A celebration of Andy Murray's historic Wimbledon victory. On sale 13 July 2013.

Stock up now on holiday essentials

Stock up now on holiday essentials

With the school holidays fast approaching, it's time to take stock of your children’s publications.

Special Issue: Batman Automobilia Special

Special Issue: Batman Automobilia Special

Standalone special issue of the popular collection. On sale 18 July 2013.

What’s wet, mouldy and smells like manure?

What’s wet, mouldy and smells like manure?

Smelly tobacco gang banged up.

U-turn on EU Tobacco Directive Welcomed by Newsagents

U-turn on EU Tobacco Directive Welcomed by Newsagents

EU health ministers agree to remove ban on ‘slim’ cigarettes from the proposed EU Tobacco Products Directive.

High Streets Will Die Without Action, Warns Retail Expert

High Streets Will Die Without Action, Warns Retail Expert

Call for action as shop vacancies rise and some town centres decline.

Tobacco and Alcohol Smuggling Soars

Tobacco and Alcohol Smuggling Soars

Prosecutions for duty evasion on tobacco doubled in the past year.

Regulation of E-Cigarettes

Regulation of E-Cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes will be licensed as a medicine in the UK from 2016.

NFRN Assist: New Member Service

NFRN Assist: New Member Service

New NFRN service provides lifeline to members facing financial hardship.

Dismay at Rise in Tobacco Smuggling

Dismay at Rise in Tobacco Smuggling

The NFRN has expressed dismay at a new report that shows HMRC is failing to crack down on tobacco smuggling.

Reminder: New Security Advice from PayPoint

Reminder: New Security Advice from PayPoint

Guidance re-issued to keep you and shop staff free from fraud.

Sunday Mirror launches new magazine

Sunday Mirror launches new magazine

The Sunday Mirror is to launch a new magazine called Notebook this weekend.

New van takes recruitment drive on the road

New van takes recruitment drive on the road

New promotional vehicle launched to drive awareness of the NFRN.

Why the Carriage Charge Mechanism Must Change

Why the Carriage Charge Mechanism Must Change

Wholesalers urged to look again at carriage charges.

NFRN Wins Back Margin

NFRN Wins Back Margin

Margin Reinstated on Local Paper After News Team Intervenes.

Reilly Plain Wrong on Plain Packs

Reilly Plain Wrong on Plain Packs

NFRN Ireland hit out after Health Minister warns of plain packs introduction.

Warning over new PayPoint Scam

Warning over new PayPoint Scam

NFRN members warned over new PayPoint scam involving 3V Vouchers.

NFRN Challenges Wholesalers to Reduce Carriage Charges

NFRN Challenges Wholesalers to Reduce Carriage Charges

Wholesalers urged to drop their carriage charges after a flurry of magazine closures and recent fuel price cuts.

Friendly staff draw 40% more from customer’s wallets

Friendly staff draw 40% more from customer’s wallets

New research by SMG reveals staff assistance has the greatest influence on overall customer satisfaction.

New Superman Magazine

New Superman Magazine

New Superman magazine to launch ahead of new film - Man of Steel. On sale 30 May 2013

CollectPlus Reports Record Parcel Volumes

CollectPlus Reports Record Parcel Volumes

CollectPlus network grows to over 5,250 stores across the UK.

New membership sign to display in your store

New membership sign to display in your store

Great new logo highlights NFRN membership.

New Bin Weevils Trading Card Game

New Bin Weevils Trading Card Game

Panini have launched The Bin Weevils Good vs WeEvil Official Trading Card Game! On sale June 2013.

National Lottery: £30b Rasied for Good Causes

National Lottery: £30b Rasied for Good Causes

National Lottery players have now raised £30 billion for the Good Causes since the lottery was launched in 1994.

£20,000 of illegal tobacco goods seized in crackdown

£20,000 of illegal tobacco goods seized in crackdown

Counterfeit and untaxed tobacco products seized from six shops in Nottinghamshire.

Sir Alex the Greatest

Sir Alex the Greatest

This 84-page souvenir magazine pays homage to the legend that is Sir Alex Ferguson.

NFRN Calls for Fresh Look at Carriage Charges

NFRN Calls for Fresh Look at Carriage Charges

Action required as six more magazine titles are to disappear permanently from their shelves.

NFRN reaction to 2013 Queen's Speech

NFRN reaction to 2013 Queen's Speech

Action on shoplifting and red tape welcomed but NFRN disappointed as Queen’s Speech overlooks minimum alcohol pricing.

‘Criminals now steal £40,000 from average retailer per year’

‘Criminals now steal £40,000 from average retailer per year’

Local convenience stores are now losing over £40,000 each due to the illicit tobacco trade

Trader Media Titles to go Online Only

Trader Media Titles to go Online Only

Publisher to cease publication of its entire portfolio including Auto Trader from the end of June.

Fears over Mail Direct to Consumer Move

Fears over Mail Direct to Consumer Move

NFRN fears move will hit members' supplies and is "doomed to fail”.

Trinity Mirror Sees Sense on Retail Margins

Trinity Mirror Sees Sense on Retail Margins

The NFRN has welcomed a price rise, with pro rata retail terms, on the Daily Record.

Anger as more Newsquest Titles Cut Retail Terms

Anger as more Newsquest Titles Cut Retail Terms

Newsquest has incensed newsagents by once again hiking the price of two of its weekly newspapers while slashing retail terms.

'Saturday Star Cover Price Moving in the Right Direction'

'Saturday Star Cover Price Moving in the Right Direction'

The Saturday edition of the Daily Star is to increase to 55p this weekend.

NFRN Toasts MSP for Minimum Pricing Stance

NFRN Toasts MSP for Minimum Pricing Stance

The NFRN has applauded MSP Alex Williams for speaking out in favour of minimum pricing on alcohol.

NFRN Gives Cautious Welcome to FLS Expansion

NFRN Gives Cautious Welcome to FLS Expansion

NFRN gives a cautious thumbs up to the news that a lending scheme to help businesses is being expanded.

Retailers missing out by not taking card payments

Retailers missing out by not taking card payments

UK shopkeepers lose 120 million transactions a year by not taking card payments, according to new research.

NFRN Uncovers New Evidence of Unfair Partwork Practices

NFRN Uncovers New Evidence of Unfair Partwork Practices

New evidence shows multiple retailers receive preferential terms on partworks.

Irish retailers call for action over illicit trade

Irish retailers call for action over illicit trade

Retailers call for Government joined up action on illicit trade and measures to tackle commercial rates at meeting with Taoiseach.

Ringleaders jailed for 12.5m cigarette smuggling attempt

Ringleaders jailed for 12.5m cigarette smuggling attempt

The gang involved in the illegal importation of millions of cigarettes through Dover have been jailed.

more! magazine is no more

more! magazine is no more

Bauer Media has today announced its decision to suspend publication of more! magazine.

NFRN Welcomes EU Inquiry into Card Charges

NFRN Welcomes EU Inquiry into Card Charges

European Commission to inquire into the costs incurred by merchants in accepting payments by cards and cash.

Ukash Pioneers Cardless Cash

Ukash Pioneers Cardless Cash

Innovative new service enables consumers to turn Ukash® back into cash at PayPoint locations.

No Choice for Retailers in TV Listings War

No Choice for Retailers in TV Listings War

Cutting the cover price of TV Choice to 20p and giving magazine retailers a margin of just 5p per copy is a step too far.

Northern Ireland Introduces Plastic Bag Levy

Northern Ireland Introduces Plastic Bag Levy

The new 5p levy on plastic carrier bags comes into effect in Northern Ireland this week.

NFRN Applaud News International Price Increase

NFRN Applaud News International Price Increase

The Sun will be increasing its cover price on their weekend editions by 10p.

Chip and Pin Scam

Chip and Pin Scam

A member has suffered losses of nearly £10,000 as a result of a RBS Streamline scam, so be on your guard.

Nestle Recalls Kit Kat Chunky Bars

Nestle Recalls Kit Kat Chunky Bars

Nestle is recalling some of its varieties of Chunky Kit Kat after several people found pieces of plastic in the bars.

Mirror's PaperPay App to launch this week

Mirror's PaperPay App to launch this week

PaperPay will let your customers buy a Daily Mirror or Sunday Mirror using their smartphone.

Real Time Information for small businesses delayed

Real Time Information for small businesses delayed

HMRC have announced temporary changes to RTI which will allow firms with less than 50 staff to report in regular time, rather than real time.

NI cut welcomed but missed opportunity on business rates

NI cut welcomed but missed opportunity on business rates

The NFRN welcomed the Chancellor’s Budget announcement that businesses will have £2,000 taken off their National Insurance bills.

'Budget fails to throw retailers vital rates lifeline'

'Budget fails to throw retailers vital rates lifeline'

The decision by George Osborne to increase business rates will squeeze embattled retailers further says KPMG.

New Crafts Magazine for Girls

New Crafts Magazine for Girls

Ruby Loves, a new crafts magazine for girls, will be unveiled on 27th March 2013.

Newsagents Welcome New Retail Inquiry

Newsagents Welcome New Retail Inquiry

NFRN to participate fully in new probe into revitalising the high street.

NFRN Ireland Set Out Concerns on Illicit Tobacco

NFRN Ireland Set Out Concerns on Illicit Tobacco

President Gives Evidence to Oireachtas Justice Committee.

NFRN Dismay as U-Turn on Minimum Pricing Reported

NFRN Dismay as U-Turn on Minimum Pricing Reported

Newsagents dismayed at media reports of a government split on alcohol pricing.

Budget 2013 Must Support Local Independent Shops, Say NFRN

Budget 2013 Must Support Local Independent Shops, Say NFRN

Federation sets out wish list for next week's Budget.

Huge Smuggled Cigarette Haul Welcomed by NFRN

Huge Smuggled Cigarette Haul Welcomed by NFRN

HMRC have seized over 30 million smuggled cigarettes at Southampton Container Port.

NFRN Calls for Renewed Action on Smuggling

NFRN Calls for Renewed Action on Smuggling

Tobacco Product Directive comes under the spotlight.

NFRN Throws Support Behind 50p Alcohol Unit Price

NFRN Throws Support Behind 50p Alcohol Unit Price

Calls from health experts for a 50p minimum price for a unit of alcohol has been welcomed.

NFRN Renews Calls for Action on Ghost Town Britain

NFRN Renews Calls for Action on Ghost Town Britain

New report reveals that 20 stores are closing every day.

Regional Publishers Deal Newsagents New Body Blow

Regional Publishers Deal Newsagents New Body Blow

Newsagents have been dealt a new body blow with two regional newspapers increasing cover prices but cutting terms to retailers.

Shadow Business Secretary Listens to Members' Concerns

Shadow Business Secretary Listens to Members' Concerns

Shadow Business Secretary Chuka Umunna visited shop owners during a fact finding trip to Birmingham.

New Red Tape Blitz Welcomed by NFRN

New Red Tape Blitz Welcomed by NFRN

The NFRN has today welcomed the news that accounting requirements for micro-businesses are to be simplified.

Imperial Revamps Golden Virginia Range

Imperial Revamps Golden Virginia Range

A new GV Smooth range will be replacing Golden Virginia Smooth, while Golden Virginia has also been re-branded.

90% Margin for the First 6 Weeks!

90% Margin for the First 6 Weeks!

Members are urged to get behind new TV listings title, TV Pick, as the publisher is giving a retail margin of 90% for the first six issues!

Birdseye Recalls Products as Horsemeat Scandal Continues

Birdseye Recalls Products as Horsemeat Scandal Continues

Members in the UK and Ireland are advised to check their shelves following a product recall announcement from Birdseye.

ABC Summary Reports - Jul-Dec 12

ABC Summary Reports - Jul-Dec 12

Download the latest reports from Marketforce, Comag and Seymour for the July - December 2012 ABC period.

Direct Benefits for all Members

Direct Benefits for all Members

NFRN members to reap rewards from a range of profit-busting schemes including NFRN Cashback and Shoplink.

FWD Statement on Horsemeat Testing

FWD Statement on Horsemeat Testing

Wholesalers are acting with speed to reassure their customers says the Federation of Wholesale Distributors.

Newsagents Condemn Leahy for Progress Claims

Newsagents Condemn Leahy for Progress Claims

Former Tesco boss Sir Terry Leahy has been condemned for claiming that the death of high streets and move to supermarket shopping was “progress”.

Members Urged to Remove Findus Lasagnes

Members Urged to Remove Findus Lasagnes

The NFRN is advising members to check that the affected packs are removed from their shelves.

NFRN Helps in Impressive Sales Attax

NFRN Helps in Impressive Sales Attax

Exclusive promotions with the Daily Mirror and Northern Echo have helped boost sales of Match Attax 2012/13 trading cards in independent retailers by 7%.

NFRN Welcomes Shops and Pubs Debate

NFRN Welcomes Shops and Pubs Debate

Planning loophole allowing supermarkets to take over pubs in spotlight in parliamentary debate.

News Deliverers Battle Through the Snow

News Deliverers Battle Through the Snow

Paperboys and girls up and down the country battled through the snow to get newspapers and magazines delivered while posties stayed indoors.

Top Winter Tips to Protect your Business

Top Winter Tips to Protect your Business

NFRN Mutual chairman Peter Wagg on how to protect your business during the winter months.

NFRN Dismay As Retail Crime Soars

NFRN Dismay As Retail Crime Soars

New survey shows crime figures up 15.6%.

Dealing with Employee Absence Due to Bad Weather

Dealing with Employee Absence Due to Bad Weather

With snow and ice affecting the country, we look at some of the common dilemmas members face, and what the law says in response.

More Partwork Lies

More Partwork Lies

The NFRN has reacted with fury after learning that a supermarket group was receiving enhanced terms for handling partworks.

Exciting Lotto Changes Planned

Exciting Lotto Changes Planned

National Lottery players can look forward to exciting changes to Lotto later this year, Camelot has announced.

Members Warned against 'Energy Broker’ Scam

Members Warned against 'Energy Broker’ Scam

Members are being targeted by ‘Energy Broker’ fraudsters who phone offering to pay your outstanding electricity & gas bills with a 25% reduction.

NI gives Retailers Something to Smile About

NI gives Retailers Something to Smile About

NI Group Ltd has increased retailer payments for Home News Delivery inserts.

Beware of New PayPoint Scam

Beware of New PayPoint Scam

Shopkeepers and staff are being warned about a new suspected scam involving PayPoint machines.

‘Premier offering outstanding £1 value’

‘Premier offering outstanding £1 value’

Focussed around outstanding value, Premier is starting the new year with a fantastic promotion for both shoppers and retailers.

NFRN Cashback

NFRN Cashback

You can earn valuable extra cash through your NFRN membership, just register your details to participate.

NFRN to Help in Post Office Upgrade

NFRN to Help in Post Office Upgrade

The NFRN is exploring ways to assist members with sub post offices who want to take advantage of the Post Office’s Network Transformation Project.

Guardian Spreads Some New Year Cheer

Guardian Spreads Some New Year Cheer

The Guardian will be increasing cover prices of its Monday to Saturday newspapers from Saturday 12th January 2013 and will be accompanied by pro rata terms.

NFRN Welcomes Extension of Small Business Rate Relief

NFRN Welcomes Extension of Small Business Rate Relief

The Federation has welcomed the Coalition’s announcement that Small Business Rate Relief (England & Wales) will be extended from April 2013.

“Small Business Saturday” Welcomed by NFRN

“Small Business Saturday” Welcomed by NFRN

Labour wants to copy US initiative to encourage shoppers to use local, independent shops.

NFRN Joins Appeal for Sustainability

NFRN Joins Appeal for Sustainability

The NFRN appeals to councils to throw their wholehearted support behind the Sustainable Communities Act.

Smokers Targeted with Hard Hitting Campaign

Smokers Targeted with Hard Hitting Campaign

A new hard-hitting campaign to encourage smokers to quit in the New Year has been launched by the Department of Health.

Huge New Year Campaign for Cadbury Creme Egg Season

Huge New Year Campaign for Cadbury Creme Egg Season

New TV ads to launch Creme Egg season

Scrooge Alive and Kicking at the Daily Mirror

Scrooge Alive and Kicking at the Daily Mirror

On Monday 31 December 2012, the cover price of the Daily Mirror (weekday editions) will rise to 50p but retail margins will be cut from 23.8% to 23.2%.

NFRN Welcomes Revisions to the Tobacco Products Directive

NFRN Welcomes Revisions to the Tobacco Products Directive

The NFRN welcomes the commitment of the European Commission to tackling the illicit trade in tobacco products.

Updated: Christmas Cheer with Express Price Rise

Updated: Christmas Cheer with Express Price Rise

The Sunday Express is rising in price by 5p to £1.35 from this Sunday (Dec 23), along with pro rata percentage margins for retailers.

Consumers would rather Shop In-Store than Online...

Consumers would rather Shop In-Store than Online...

Nearly two thirds of Britons (65%) still prefer to shop in-store rather than online, according to the results of a survey of 1,000 UK consumers aged between 18 and 55+.

Neil Jagger to Leave The Mail

Neil Jagger to Leave The Mail

Jagger to Join Trinity Mirror in new Sales and Marketing Role

Local Works Letter to Local Authority Leaders

Local Works Letter to Local Authority Leaders

A joint letter to all Local Authority Leaders urging them to put forward proposals for new government action to promote local sustainability.

Booker: Santa Visits NFRN Member Store!

Booker: Santa Visits NFRN Member Store!

As Booker celebrates its exclusive Euro Shopper brand reaching sales of £150m pa, lucky NFRN members Mark and Sally Mottram won a visit from Santa!

Tobacco: Under Age Sales and Proxy Purchasing

Tobacco: Under Age Sales and Proxy Purchasing

What the law says about selling tobacco to minors or a proxy purchaser.

Reaction to George Osborne's 2012 Autumn Statement

Reaction to George Osborne's 2012 Autumn Statement

The NFRN is concerned that the Chancellor's plans to get the economy back on track are not on target.

Crime to Cost retailers £1 billion over Christmas

Crime to Cost retailers £1 billion over Christmas

New study shows shoplifting and fraud to cost UK retailers £1 billion over Christmas.

Updated: NFRN Gives Members Chance to Score over Rivals

Updated: NFRN Gives Members Chance to Score over Rivals

The NFRN has given members the chance to score over their multiple rivals with an exclusive Match Attax 2012/13 promotion in last Saturday's Daily Mirror. Q&A included.

NFRN Welcomes Leveson's Calls for New Press Body

NFRN Welcomes Leveson's Calls for New Press Body

The NFRN has welcomed Lord Leveson's calls for a new independent body to regulate the press.

NFRN Welcomes Plans for Minimum Pricing for Alcohol

NFRN Welcomes Plans for Minimum Pricing for Alcohol

The NFRN has welcomed government plans to ban cut price alcohol as part of a proposed clampdown on alcohol related crime.

Booker Launch New Happy Shopper Cake Range

Booker Launch New Happy Shopper Cake Range

Booker is launching a brand new range of Happy Shopper cakes which is aimed to increase both sales and profits for retailers of the cake category.

Northern Ireland Secure Rates Relief Boost

Northern Ireland Secure Rates Relief Boost

Northern Ireland District Legal and Parliamentary lobbying has helped secure increases to the Small Business Rates Relief Scheme.

Newsagents Seek Assurances from Local World

Newsagents Seek Assurances from Local World

The NFRN has broadly welcomed the formation of new publishing venture Local World and its aim to revive flagging local newspaper sales.

CollectPlus Confirms Partnership with Clarks

CollectPlus Confirms Partnership with Clarks

CollectPlus has announced a new partnership with Clarks, which will see the first footwear-focused brand to offer the Click&CollectPlus service to consumers.

One Direction Sticker Collection

One Direction Sticker Collection

Panini are launching the Official One Direction Sticker Album which has over 200 colourful stickers for fans to collect. On sale 29 November 2012.

Camelot Sets New Record in Olympic Year

Camelot Sets New Record in Olympic Year

Camelot today announced record half-year returns to National Lottery Good Causes and prize payouts to players.

‘One-in, Two-out’ rule to Help Businesses

‘One-in, Two-out’ rule to Help Businesses

Government to go further and faster to reduce burdens on business and help Britain compete in the global race.

Extending Cuts Offs Does Damage Sales

Extending Cuts Offs Does Damage Sales

New NFRN poll shows impact on members' businesses.

Guardian Dismiss Closure Rumours

Guardian Dismiss Closure Rumours

The Guardian has today dismissed rumours that the newspaper is about to stop printing newspapers.

Former National President Attends Parliamentary Reception

Former National President Attends Parliamentary Reception

Former National President Mahendra Jadeja discussed the key issues affecting retailers with Marks and Spencer chairman Robert Sawnell at a House of Lords reception yesterday

Failed by your Police Authority? Then Vote

Failed by your Police Authority? Then Vote

Police Crime Commissioner (PCC) elections will be held across England and Wales today. We ask a cross section of candidates what their key priorities are.

NFRN 2013 Manifesto

NFRN 2013 Manifesto

Wednesday 7th November 2012 saw the the NFRN launching its third manifesto at a House of Commons Reception. Download it now!

CollectPlus Reaches 5,000 Store Landmark

CollectPlus Reaches 5,000 Store Landmark

CollectPlus, the innovative parcel delivery and returns company, today announces its 5,000th parcel store.

NFRN Gives Cautious Welcome to' Local World'

NFRN Gives Cautious Welcome to' Local World'

The NFRN has cautiously welcomed the potential creation of 'Local World', a stronger new joint company in Regional Publishing.

O2 Helps Local Retailers Attract Customers

O2 Helps Local Retailers Attract Customers

O2 is to help independent retailers boost footfall and profitability by extending Priority Moments at no cost, regardless of whether or not they are O2 customers.

Picture Special: Independent Retail Show 2012

Picture Special: Independent Retail Show 2012

Thousands of independent retailers supported our new Independent Retail Show at the NEC in Birmingham and found a world of opportunities.

NFRN Official Named N Ireland CTN of the Year

NFRN Official Named N Ireland CTN of the Year

Londonderry Branch Secretary Seamus McFadden from County Tyrone was named CTN of the year at the prestigious Neighbourhood Retailer Awards.

Picture Special: NFRN Awards 2012

Picture Special: NFRN Awards 2012

Retailers and industry experts were honoured at the 9th annual NFRN Awards which took place in London on the 23 October.

Convenience Stores Making Great Service Pay

Convenience Stores Making Great Service Pay

Independent survey shows that convenience stores are making great service pay.

Choice Not Clones

Choice Not Clones

Newsagents Fury at Vodafone Cover Wraps

PayPal Scam Alert

PayPal Scam Alert

Members are alerted to a PayPal scam involving a fake email asking you to verify your account.

Golden Virginia 50g now with Cut-Corner Papers

Golden Virginia 50g now with Cut-Corner Papers

Imperial Tobacco has announced that from mid November, all Golden Virginia Original (Green) and Smooth (Yellow) 50g packs will include cut-corner papers.

NFRN Online Retailers Scoop Booker Prize

NFRN Online Retailers Scoop Booker Prize

Ten lucky members have won Booker vouchers worth £50 simply for registering on the NFRN website.

NFRN Officials Meet with Chancellor George Osborne

NFRN Officials Meet with Chancellor George Osborne

NFRN officials caught up with Chancellor George Osborne at this week's Tory party conference to discuss the plight of independent newsagents in the current economic climate.

NFRN Members Celebrate at Retail Industry Awards

NFRN Members Celebrate at Retail Industry Awards

A host of NFRN members have won prestigious awards at the Retail Industry Awards 2012, held at London’s five-star Grosvenor House hotel on Park Lane.

Chocolate Heaven as Cadbury Launch Dairy Milk with Oreo

Chocolate Heaven as Cadbury Launch Dairy Milk with Oreo

Cadbury are this month launching a new multi-textured tablet combining the nation’s favourite chocolate brand with the biggest biscuit brand in the world.

Newspread Threatens NFRN with Legal Action

Newspread Threatens NFRN with Legal Action

News Wholesaler Newspread has threatened the NFRN with legal action for defamation.

Competition Appeal Tribunal – It’s in the Balance

Competition Appeal Tribunal – It’s in the Balance

Having refused to undertake a further review of the news industry, the NFRN and ACS took the OFT before the Competition Appeal Tribunal last week.

NFRN Sets Out News Agenda

NFRN Sets Out News Agenda

The NFRN has today written to newspaper and magazine publishers and news wholesalers identifying areas of real concern to members.

Cadbury Launch New Chocolate Bar for Women

Cadbury Launch New Chocolate Bar for Women

Crispello, which will be aimed at women, is the first new chocolate bar launched by the company since the 90s and will be backed by a £7m advertising campaign.

NFRN Condemns Johnston Press: Download Profit Calculator

NFRN Condemns Johnston Press: Download Profit Calculator

Independent newsagents have reacted angrily after Johnston Press cut profit margins by up to 8.48% on some 37 regional titles throughout the UK.

Vodafone Margin Cut: Have your Say

Vodafone Margin Cut: Have your Say

The NFRN has reacted strongly to the news of yet another cut in margins on Vodafone e-top ups.

Menzies & News International Contract Shame

Menzies & News International Contract Shame

Anger as Menzies Distribution are set to apply a £8.50 weekly charge as a flat rate levy (regardless of value or volume) for sending out two extra titles.

Discover new iDeas with Imperial Tobacco’s Davidoff cigarettes…

Discover new iDeas with Imperial Tobacco’s Davidoff cigarettes…

Imperial Tobacco has unveiled a new addition to its premium-priced cigarette portfolio; Davidoff iD will be available exclusively in selected areas of the South East of England from 1st October 2012.

Former National President on Life as a Shopkeeper

Former National President on Life as a Shopkeeper

The plight of shopkeepers has been laid bare with former national president Mahendra Jadeja spelling out what it's like to run a convenience store in today's economic climate.

Correction: NFRN Challenges Tesco Hypocrisy

Correction: NFRN Challenges Tesco Hypocrisy

In an earlier article regarding a cut in terms on Tesco e-top up cards, we erroneously suggested that PayPoint was giving the supermarket giant a preferential commission rate.

Camelot: No Appeal against High Court Judgment

Camelot: No Appeal against High Court Judgment

Camelot has decided not to appeal against a High Court judgment refusing permission for a judicial review of the Gambling Commission’s regulation of The Health Lottery.

Past National President John Shorrock Passes Away

Past National President John Shorrock Passes Away

Please note that John's funeral will now take place at the Holy Trinity Church, Loddon, on the 27th September at 2:30pm,

New Health Lottery Mid-Week Draw

New Health Lottery Mid-Week Draw

The Health Lottery are introducing a mid-week draw as of 17th October and will take place on a Wednesday evening.

NFRN Dismay as Newspaper and Magazine Inserts Increase

NFRN Dismay as Newspaper and Magazine Inserts Increase

Independent newsagents have reacted with dismay after a new survey revealed that the number of inserts in newspapers and magazines is on the increase.

NFRN Ireland Welcomes Minister's Condemnation of Desmond

NFRN Ireland Welcomes Minister's Condemnation of Desmond

NFRN Ireland has also condemned the actions of Richard Desmond, of Northern and Shell, who has threatened to close the Irish Daily Star.

HSBC Customers to get Post Office Access

HSBC Customers to get Post Office Access

HSBC has announced that from Spring 2013 their customers will be able to access their bank account at Post Office counters.

Cadbury Launch New Dairy Milk Bubbly Mint

Cadbury Launch New Dairy Milk Bubbly Mint

In response to considerable consumer demand, Kraft Foods is launching Cadbury Dairy Milk Bubbly Mint.

Imperial Tobacco Launch New Montecristo Mini Cigars

Imperial Tobacco Launch New Montecristo Mini Cigars

From 1st October, two new Montecristo Mini cigars will be available in selected areas of Southern England.

Red Tape Blitz Welcomed by NFRN

Red Tape Blitz Welcomed by NFRN

Government moves to exempt shops from health and safety inspections and the scrapping or overhauling of 3,000 regulations have been welcomed by the NFRN.

Retailers Cash in with PayPoint's 'Cashout' Scheme

Retailers Cash in with PayPoint's 'Cashout' Scheme

British Gas and EDF Energy, are sending pre-pay customers to PayPoint outlets to receive rebates and cash payments using PayPoint’s fast growing CashOut scheme.

Disappointment at New Cut Off Extensions

Disappointment at New Cut Off Extensions

The NFRN remains angry that publishers have announced two further extensions to cut off times into wholesale to enable coverage of World Cup Qualifying matches.

NFRN Tells NI to Stick to Publishing

NFRN Tells NI to Stick to Publishing

Outrage after Unacceptable Carriage Charge Increase

NFRN Awards Gold Medal to Press Distribution Forum for Hypocrisy

NFRN Awards Gold Medal to Press Distribution Forum for Hypocrisy

Publishers ignore important role of retailers in supply chain

Cadbury Adds Bubbles to Singles Market

Cadbury Adds Bubbles to Singles Market

Self eat version of CDM Bubbly launched.

EM News Move Raises Fresh Concerns

EM News Move Raises Fresh Concerns

Renewed calls for review of wholesaler funding after EM carriage charge increase

Camelot loses Health Lottery Legal Fight

Camelot loses Health Lottery Legal Fight

Camelot has lost a High Court action against the lottery regulator over its 'rival' Health Lottery's licence..

NFRN Welcomes NI Withdrawal from Direct-to-Retail

NFRN Welcomes NI Withdrawal from Direct-to-Retail

The NFRN has cautiously welcomed the announcement from News International that it is discontinuing its Direct-to-Retail distribution network in all areas except London.

Sunday Trading Restrictions: Government  Should Back Off

Sunday Trading Restrictions: Government Should Back Off

The weekend saw the Big Business and 10 Downing Street PR wheels turning in tandem with calls for the temporary suspension of Sunday trading restrictions to be made permanent.

NFRN Helps Members Buck News and Magazine Sales Trend

NFRN Helps Members Buck News and Magazine Sales Trend

NFRN members using Newspro, the Federation’s news and magazine category management initiative, fared much better in sales compared to the overall market.

NFRN Chief Executive appointed to PASS Board

NFRN Chief Executive appointed to PASS Board

NFRN Chief Executive Paul Baxter has been appointed to the PASS Board, the national proof of age standards scheme.

New Cadbury Pretzels

New Cadbury Pretzels

Kraft Foods is adding an exciting new savoury twist to its sharing bag offering, combining pretzels with Cadbury milk chocolate.

NFRN to Keep Pressure up over Sunday Trading

NFRN to Keep Pressure up over Sunday Trading

The NFRN has vowed to keep up the pressure on the government to ensure that Sunday Trading laws are not relaxed permanently after the Olympics.

Newsagents Dismay at Lukewarm Response to Bank Lending

Newsagents Dismay at Lukewarm Response to Bank Lending

The NFRN has expressed dismay at the lukewarm response that banks have given to a new £80 billion scheme to kick start lending to small businesses.

Important: New Ukash Voucher Scam

Important: New Ukash Voucher Scam

Members are warned to be on their guard against a scam involving 'cold callers' claiming to represent a Government department or other official-sounding organisations.

The Unacceptable Face of Monopoly?

The Unacceptable Face of Monopoly?

News wholesaler Newspread is abusing its position of monopoly over the retail customers it serves by increasing carriage charges by as much as 33%.

NFRN Urge Government to Close Planning Loophole

NFRN Urge Government to Close Planning Loophole

The unacceptable loophole allows supermarkets to buy up and convert pubs into smaller convenience stores without planning permission.

Menzies & Smiths Respond to Calls Over Wet Supplies

Menzies & Smiths Respond to Calls Over Wet Supplies

Following our call for publishers and distributors to raise their game and tackle the problem of wet tote boxes we have received responses from Menzies and Smiths News.

NFRN Slams Newspread over Carriage Charge Rise

NFRN Slams Newspread over Carriage Charge Rise

Independent newsagents are calling for Newspread to think again after the news wholesaler increased its delivery service charge by a whopping 33%.

Report Confirms Fears over Sunday Trading Laws

Report Confirms Fears over Sunday Trading Laws

Independent newsagents’ concerns that suspending Sunday Trading laws over the Olympics will hit small shops has been confirmed in a new report.

UK POS Helps Retailers Achieve Top Marks this Summer

UK POS Helps Retailers Achieve Top Marks this Summer

UK Point of Sale is urging retailers to compile their essential point of sale kit for the 'back to school' market effectively in the run up to September.

Move to Cut Red Tape Welcomed But It’s Not Enough

Move to Cut Red Tape Welcomed But It’s Not Enough

The NFRN has welcomed moves by the government to cut red tape but has called for more and speedier action to remove the regulatory burden on small businesses.

Bogus Advertising & Rate Reduction Scam Alert

Bogus Advertising & Rate Reduction Scam Alert

Leicestershire County Council and Leicester City Council Trading Standards are warning of an advertising scam aimed at small businesses.

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Sun Shines on Newsagents with Weekday Cover Price Rise

Sun Shines on Newsagents with Weekday Cover Price Rise

A 10p rise on the price of the weekday Sun, giving retailers an extra 2.32p per copy sold, has been warmly welcomed by the NFRN.

Payzone Health Lottery Improvements

Payzone Health Lottery Improvements

Payzone has issued some practical steps they have taken to improve the speed and ease of Health Lottery transactions through Payzone terminals.

Plain Packaging: No Minister

Plain Packaging: No Minister

Spoof video says protect Britain from unelected mandarins

NFRN Calls for Review of Wholesale Funding

NFRN Calls for Review of Wholesale Funding

Call for urgent review as Smiths News announces carriage charge hike

Express Sees Sense but Still Long Way to Go on Margins

Express Sees Sense but Still Long Way to Go on Margins

Increases on the weekend Daily Star and Sunday Express are a small step in the right direction, says NFRN.

Imperial Tobacco Launch New 'Richmond Profile'

Imperial Tobacco Launch New 'Richmond Profile'

Imperial Tobacco has announced an exciting addition to its Richmond range with the new Richmond Profile to be available across the UK from mid-June.

ICO Launches IT Security Guide for Small Businesses

ICO Launches IT Security Guide for Small Businesses

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published a new guide for small and medium sized businesses, showing how to help make their IT systems safe and secure.

Annual Conference 2012 Review

Annual Conference 2012 Review

A review of Annual Conference 2012 including the elections, rule changes and motions passed. Video content from the two days is also available.

Past National President Praises Conference

Past National President Praises Conference

Past National President Mahendra Jadeja praises the impact of NFRN Annual Conference 2012.

Alan Smith’s Presidential Address to Annual Conference 2012

Alan Smith’s Presidential Address to Annual Conference 2012

New NFRN National President Alan Smith addresses members on Day 2 of annual conference.

PayPoint - Important Security Information

PayPoint - Important Security Information

Download the latest PayPoint Security Poster and ask your staff to read and follow their simple rules when operating your PayPoint business.

NFRN 'Fuming' at Press Distribution Forum Duplicity

NFRN 'Fuming' at Press Distribution Forum Duplicity

Evidence has emerged that the PDF has been used by publishers, distributors and wholesalers to represent just one side of the industry in submissions to the OFT.

Portas Pilots to Kick-Start High Street Renaissance

Portas Pilots to Kick-Start High Street Renaissance

Twelve town centres across the country will have a unique opportunity to revitalise their high streets after being selected to be the first Portas Pilots.

Priti Patel MP elected Chair of Small Shops’ Group

Priti Patel MP elected Chair of Small Shops’ Group

Independent retailers have new Parliamentary champions, as the All Party Parliamentary Small Shops’ Group held its AGM and elected Priti Patel MP as Chair.

NPA Decision on Newspaper Cut Off Extension Questioned

NPA Decision on Newspaper Cut Off Extension Questioned

NPA decision to extend newspaper cut off times by 1 hour on special occasions has been questioned by the NFRN who have data that indicates a damaging effect on sales.

Relentless Energy Sales with new Apple & Kiwi

Relentless Energy Sales with new Apple & Kiwi

Coca-Cola Enterprises Ltd (CCE) is introducing a new fruity flavour Relentless variant this May. Relentless Apple & Kiwi is available in 500ml can format and takes the range to six.

NFRN & ACS Launch Joint Legal Challenge Against OFT

NFRN & ACS Launch Joint Legal Challenge Against OFT

The NFRN and ACS have launched a joint legal challenge to the Competition Appeal Tribunal, against the OFT’s decision to deny a further short review of the news industry.

National Lottery Terminal Fraud Beware

National Lottery Terminal Fraud Beware

A member has reported a Lottery scam when he was contacted by someone purporting to be from Camelot advising him that he was to get a lottery terminal but needed to pay £350 for software installation.

New Mobile Apps to Help with Record-Keeping

New Mobile Apps to Help with Record-Keeping

The software industry, after consultation with HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), is producing simple tax and record keeping mobile apps for small businesses.

Be Alert when Loading at Cash and Carries

Be Alert when Loading at Cash and Carries

Members are being advised to always be alert when loading their cars and vans at cash and carries.

PayPoint Security Warning Update

PayPoint Security Warning Update

Member avoids PayPoint scam after reading the NFRN security alert.

NFRN Speaks Out for Members on Sunday Trading Changes

NFRN Speaks Out for Members on Sunday Trading Changes

The NFRN has reacted strongly to news that the Government is considering relaxing Sunday trading laws during the Olympics.

NFRN Secures Improved Advertising Inserts Payments

NFRN Secures Improved Advertising Inserts Payments

The NFRN has negotiated an increase in the payment the Guardian gives to HND newsagents when third party advertising inserts weigh more than 70g.

Rent Card Scam

Rent Card Scam

PayPoint issue a sharp reminder to members with an electronic payment terminal to always take the money and count it before processing a transaction.

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