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Get Ready for Summer: Stock Up on These Must-Have Products Now

Spring is fast approaching and the UK is looking forward to some sunshine and warmer weather. As a convenience retailer, what are the key summer trends to look out for and how can you prepare for them? Undoubtedly there will be lots of activity and promotions on beers, burgers and disposable BBQs, but what about hay fever, insect control and sunburn?
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Voltage Optimisation

In the UK, Voltage Optimisation is a particularly effective means of saving energy, due to the national problem of over-consumption of power used by electrical equipment.
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/ 8th March 2023

DCS 2023 Spring Fair

DCS, the leading UK distributor of FMCG brands, attended the highly anticipated 2023 Spring Fair held at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) from 5th to 8th February. The event is one of the largest and most popular trade shows in the UK, attracting over 600 exhibitors and more than 3,000 buyers worldwide.
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/ 1st March 2023

This Is Why Price Mark Packs Are Making a Major Impact

You don’t need a fancy statistic to know that shoppers are looking to save money in these times of financial uncertainty. Whilst we’re not technically in a recession, it certainly feels like it to many people across the nation, as household budgets are squeezed by rising utility, fuel, housing and grocery costs.
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/ 22nd February 2023

The Big Spring Clean: A Market Worth £104M

The Spring Cleaning event is well-known but, as a convenience retailer, should you be interested in it?
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/ 15th February 2023

Why You Need to Stock Hair Masks in 2023

A fairly recent innovation, hair masks are an essential part of a hair care routine as they provide extra nourishment and hydration to your hair beyond what conventional conditioning products offer. Accordingly, consumers expect these products within their preferred haircare brand of choice.
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/ 8th February 2023

How Important is it to Stock Healthier Snacking?

January is traditionally the time for ditching the fat, sugar and beer and replacing them with carrots, lettuce and water. Some people take to this more enthusiastically than others, but there’s no doubt that January is the right time to beef up your healthier snacking range.
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DCS, P&G and Farmfoods Collaborate

The power of collaboration has been demonstrated perfectly by DCS, P&G and Farmfoods.
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/ 11th January 2023