NFRN is considering its legal options as Newspread increases their carriage charges by nearly 4 per cent.
Smiths News has left independent retailers enraged by announcing an average increase of 2% in their carriage charges.
The NFRN is stepping up efforts to show news wholesalers that enough is enough when it comes to sky high carriage charges.
Senior NFRN officials have delivered around 1,000 petition cards to Menzies Distribution’s Edinburgh head office in protest over sky high carriage charges and poor service.
One thousand angry news retailers have signed an NFRN petition calling for a review into rip off carriage charges.