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Celebrations as SPAR Bowness launches in the Lake District

Celebrations as SPAR Bowness launches in the Lake District

On the day of the general election, the launch of SPAR Bowness delivered an equally transformative result for the local community. Located in Rayrigg Road and only a stone’s throw from the shore of Lake Windermere, the SPAR convenience store has breathed new life into...

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Dominic Hall Named As President Of SPAR International

Dominic Hall Named As President Of SPAR International

Dominic Hall, Joint Managing Director of James Hall & Co Ltd has been elected President of SPAR International, the world’s largest voluntary retail food network. The announcement was made at the 67th International SPAR Congress, which took place in Malta on 21 and...

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Community wowed as SPAR Nafferton opens its doors

Community wowed as SPAR Nafferton opens its doors

Sunshine and a hugely supportive village community greeted the opening of SPAR Nafferton in the East Riding of Yorkshire. The new 3,000 sq. ft. SPAR store and Shell forecourt had a long queue of locals arriving an hour before opening, eager to see the transformation...

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SPAR introduces new value own label wine collection

SPAR introduces new value own label wine collection

SPAR UK, the leading symbol group, is announcing the release of its latest collection of value own label wines. Available now participating licensed SPAR stores, the specially curated wines have been expertly developed by Philippa Carr, Master of Wine, who selected...

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Skating, scooting and BMX fun at SPAR Lancashire School Games

Skating, scooting and BMX fun at SPAR Lancashire School Games

School pupils from East Lancashire have enjoyed skateboarding, scootering, and BMXing as part of the SPAR Lancashire School Games. Held at Junction 4 Urban Skatepark in Darwen, 240 primary and secondary school boys from 24 schools in Blackburn with Darwen, Burnley,...

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Success stories shared at SPAR Transform retail event

Success stories shared at SPAR Transform retail event

More than 500 delegates were joined by 45 suppliers at James Hall & Co. Ltd’s SPAR Transform retail event. Held at the Harrogate Convention Centre, SPAR Transform was a radical overhaul and expansion of the company’s retail events consolidating business updates, a...

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Hunts SPAR group launch innovative in-store Parcel+ concept

Hunts SPAR group launch innovative in-store Parcel+ concept

Lawrence Hunt & Co. Ltd has introduced an innovative solution into one of its SPAR stores that could be a gamechanger for how the group handles parcels. The company’s new package handling concept under a freshly created Parcel+ brand has launched at SPAR Willow...

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