RN is the leading business magazine for independent news and convenience retailers, providing news, actionable advice and real life case studies that can help you turn a profit. Every week, RN provides exclusive information on the magazine sector, while Pricewatch data allows you to compare your prices with fellow independent retailers, and the supermarkets.

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RN, a main sponsor at our Annual Conference & Trade Exhibition in Brighton this year, are running a fantastic subscription offer where independent retailers can get 6 issues of RN for just £6!

To take advantage of this offer, just complete this form and email it to kate.daw@newtrade.co.uk

Below is a selection of the latest stories from RN that we think you may be interested in.

EXCLUSIVE: Universal Credit puts independent shops under pressure

Retailers have warned that the government’s Universal Credit benefits system is putting independent shops, their customers and their communities under pressure.

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EXCLUSIVE: Shareholders blamed for Reach plc margin cuts

Reach plc’s chief operating officer (COO), Neil Jagger, defended the company’s recent cut to retailer percentage margins, stating: “Whatever the shareholders want, we have to follow.”

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Margin cuts and charges mean £3,000 profit loss for retailers

Retailers with a £700 weekly news bill will miss out on approximately £3,000 in annual profit this year as a result of margin cuts and above-inflation carriage charge rises made in the past decade.

Read more on betterRetailing.com

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