Tag: Republic Technologies

Variety is key to driving up sales in tobacco accessories, claims Republic Technologies UK.

Ways to cater to roll-you-own shoppers

As consumer demand for factory-made cigarette options continues to dwindle across Scotland, Republic Technologies explains how retailers can take advantage of the roll-your-own sector’s growth.
Tobacco accessories

Trends move in a margin direction

Value has been the key trend driving shopper behaviour in the tobacco category for some time now – and it has had a knock-on effect for accessories.
Gavin Anderson

Lighting the way in convenience

Lockdown put a dampener on seasonal celebrations last year, but with Covid restrictions easing – the return of festive gatherings should fuel lighter sales.
Lumiere lighters

A spark for the season

Rrepublic Technologies is encouraging retailers to tap into the match and lighter sales opportunity that Halloween provides.

Flavour cards from Swan

Republic Technologies has rolled out a new flavour card solution for menthol fans

Positive sales in Scotland

Tobacco accessories represent a major opportunity for c-store retailers, according to recent IRI data, which recorded one year value sales of almost £29 million per annum in Scotland

Setting c-stores alight

Things are heating up for Republic Technologies, with the firm launching three new ranges of Zig-Zag household lighters

NPD bonanza ahead of ban

The menthol ban comes into force this month, leaving existing adult smokers with fewer options in the factory-made cigarette category

More to RYO than low price

HIGH levels of consumer demand for roll-your-own accessories is contributing to strong growth for the category.
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Swan is on a roll with NPD

REPUBLIC Technologies has announced what is being touted as the biggest ever NPD programme for the firm.

A great celebration

2019’s convenience retail stars were shining bright as Scottish Grocer celebrated their stellar achievements .

Much more than an after thought

Sales of tobacco accessories continue to grow in Scotland, with retailers urged to take note

Bigger choice and bigger sales

Choice is driving growth in tobacco accessories
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SG Convenience Conversations: Innovate and thrive

In its first Convenience Conversation of 2018, Scottish Grocer invited a select group of leading retailers and representatives to a discussion on innovation.

Free strikes on way out

STRIKE anywhere matches are on their way out, with Republic Technologies set to remove the format from its range ahead of changes to EU regulations.