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M.R.S. Communications and Swansea BID partner to help keep the city centre safe

M.R.S. Communications Ltd has partnered with Swansea BID (Business Improvement District) to invest in state-of-the-art technology to keep its members and the public safe in Swansea City Centre. Based in South Wales, M.R.S. Communications is a market leader in radio networks for retail and night-time economy businesses throughout the UK and specialise in providing high […]

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Jobs Retail

Aldi gives all store colleagues in Wales a pay rise

Aldi is increasing its pay rates for store colleagues in Wales from 1st February 2022, maintaining its position as the UK’s best-paying supermarket. The UK’s fifth-largest supermarket will pay all Store Assistants at least £10.10 an hour nationally and £11.55 for those inside the M25. Aldi remains the only supermarket to offer paid breaks, which […]

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Cardiff News Retail

Seven New Brands Line-Up at St David’s for Christmas

Three new brands and four independents have opened at St David’s Dewi Sant Cardiff in the run up to Christmas, offering even more choice for shoppers. Rituals, Hobbs, and Phase Eight have launched brand new stores at the city shopping destination which has also welcomed four new independent pop-ups to its stellar line up. Making […]

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Carmarthenshire News Retail

Trading underway at 100% Sir Gâr pop-up shops

CHRISTMAS shopping is well underway at Carmarthenshire County Council’s 100% Sir Gâr pop-up shops in Carmarthen and Llanelli. Local independent businesses have been given free retail space to sell their products in the heart of the two town centres at the busiest trading time of the year. The council has secured temporary use of the […]

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News Retail Swansea

New vintage and gift shop opens in Swansea’s Uplands

A new, independent vintage and gift shop has opened in the heart of Swansea’s Uplands. Pinball Vintage, at 49 The Grove, is run by local businessman Chris Byatt and aims to be the go-to place for affordable vintage clothing and great gifts that would be hard to find elsewhere. Emphasis is placed on sourcing items […]

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Retail

Aldi to open 100 new UK stores over next two years – and here’s where it’s looking in Wales

Aldi has announced it will open 100 new stores across the UK over the next two years. The supermarket has pledged to invest £1.3 billion by 2023 in a bid to further grow its retail estate, as it continues to push ahead with plans to open an average of one new store a week. The […]

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Retail

New Big Heart of Swansea Gift Card Will Help Shoppers Show Their Love For City Centre Businesses

Swansea BID (Business Improvement District) is urging shoppers and visitors to show their love for Swansea city centre businesses by backing its new Big Heart of Swansea gift card. The card, which will be exclusive to Swansea city centre, is designed to boost local spending and customer loyalty and to support BID area businesses as […]

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News Retail

Tesco pharmacies in Wales offering flu jabs this autumn to boost uptake and help save lives

Tesco pharmacies across Wales are offering flu jabs in store from this month in an attempt to boost uptake and help save lives ahead of the winter. The pharmacies will be offering jabs free to people who are entitled to receive them on the NHS. Locals who are not eligible for a free flu jab […]

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