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Martin McColl Joins SGF

SGF is delighted to have recruited Martin McColl into membership. The retailer has a number of stores operating throughout the UK including the 50 convenience stores now in membership of SGF.

Steve Wilkinson of Martin McColl said: “We want to make sure we have a strong voice on the issues that affect our business in Scotland. Being part of the Federation ensures we can speak with a louder voice to policy makers. SGF has a reputation for effective lobbying, providing helpful advice on complying with new regulations and offering good networking opportunities. We want to work with SGF in all of these areas.”

SGF Chief Executive John Drummond said: “Martin McColl is a growing force in the convenience store sector. SGF is delighted to welcome them into our membership along side retailers representing the key players in the convenience store sector in Scotland. SGF members form part of a unified retail voice that work together to shape the retail agenda whilst making sure their own business priorities are represented.”