Sunday, November 28, 2021


Greg Deacon

Deacon joins Jisp

Greg Deacon has taken on a new role at retail technology provider Jisp, following his departure from the NFRN in December.
Person at a cash point

Call for cash action

THE NFRN has called on the government to ensure free access to cash for all, despite the continued increase in usage of other payment methods
Bank notes

Wage hikes are coming

NLW rising but rates policy still hangs in the balance
be kind poster nfrn

Poster calls for patience

Customers are being urged to be patient as part of a new campaign from the NFRN

Newspaper supply chain in danger

Trade associations the NFRN and ACS have joined forces to raise concerns about the future of the newspaper supply chain.
Bank notes

NFRN grants for those in need

THE National Federation of Retail Newsagents (NFRN) has raised £200,000 for its Covid-19 Hardship Fund in under three weeks
woman putting bottle in jacket

Taking the fight to parliament

RETAILERS south of the border sent a clear message to the UK Government that it must do more to tackle the blight of retail crime.
colourful packets of sweets

Sweet deal for NFRN

THE NFRN has launched its biggest ever buy one, get one free initiative with Booker.
Sajid Javid

Living wage set to rise

Retailers could have to pay all employees aged over 21 at least £10.50 an hour, within the next five years.
newspaper stand

Record is under fire

Daily Record publisher Reach has come under fire from the NFRN.

NFRN job for Deacon

There is a new face at the top of the NFRN .

Government told of retail safety fears

Mitchelson highlighted the safety fears that NFRN members face, particularly when selling age-restricted products

A reprieve on ATM fee cut

LINK, the UK’s main cash machine network, has scrapped a proposed cut in the fee that banks pay each other when their customers withdraw...
Ferhan Ashiq

Energy debate on the agenda

Call for voluntary ban on sales to kids

News supply hurting stores

THE NFRN has called for a competition inquiry into the newspaper and magazine distribution supply chain in the UK.

Change at the top for NFRN

The NFRN has announced that Paul Baxter will no longer be performing his duties as NFRN chief executive. Baxter was appointed chief executive of the...