The NFRN has welcomed the call by the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs secretary Michael Gove for the introduction of an “all in “ deposit return scheme in England and Wales.
Members reminded they can set their own cover prices after newspaper publisher Reach again raised the price of one of its Sunday papers and reduced the percentage margin that retailers receive.
NFRN Immediate Past President Mike Mitchelson has made a direct appeal to Sajid Javid for more action to be taken to protect independent retailers from crime.
NFRN National President Stuart Reddish has applauded News UK for accompanying its latest cover price increase on the Sunday Times with pro rata terms.
The NFRN today welcomed the Co-op’s call for greater legal protection of retail workers.