James Hall & Co to host new SPAR Transform retailer event

Date: February 5, 2024Leave a comment

James Hall & Co is to host a new one-day retailer event in April for current and prospective SPAR independents. SPAR Transform will bring together retailers from across the North […]


James Hall & Co wins Post Office customer service award

Date: December 16, 2023Leave a comment

James Hall & Co has won a national Post Office partnership award for Customer Service Excellence in its SPAR stores. James Hall & Co has 39 post offices in its […]


SPAR renews sponsorship of Lancashire School Games

Date: October 24, 2023Leave a comment

SPAR has renewed its sponsorship of the Lancashire School Games, continuing a successful partnership with Active Lancashire over 18 consecutive years. The 2023-24 Lancashire School Games are being reformatted this […]


James Hall & Co celebrates achievements of employees

Date: October 13, 2023Leave a comment

One hundred employees from across the James Hall group of companies have had their achievements recognised. The James Hall Achievement Awards saw staff from a wide range of departments, including […]


1,500 children participate in SPAR Lancashire School Games Finale

Date: August 3, 2023Leave a comment

A total of 1,500 children competed across 14 different activities and events at the SPAR Lancashire School Games Finale. Held at Blackpool’s Stanley Park, the event involved children from primary, […]


Rainbow Hub wins SPAR Community Cashback grand prize

Date: July 13, 2023Leave a comment

Rainbow Hub, a charity that supports children with physical and neurological conditions, and their families, has been chosen as a £10,000 grand prize winner of SPAR’s Community Cashback initiative. James […]


New Marie Curie celebration cake now available in SPAR stores

Date: July 6, 2023Leave a comment

James Hall & Co has introduced a special edition cake to raise funds for Marie Curie. Available to SPAR customers in the North of England, the cake is manufactured by […]


James Hall & Co launches its own range of ready meals in SPAR stores

Date: June 29, 2023Leave a comment

A new range of home replacement meals has been launched exclusively in North of England SPAR stores – the first products under a new Clayton Park Kitchen brand manufactured by […]


James Hall & Co launches ‘£10K To Getaway’ SPAR promotion

Date: May 28, 2023Leave a comment

James Hall & Co has launched a ‘£10K To Getaway’ promotion in SPAR stores in the North of England. Running until 28 June, the web-based game gives customers the option […]


‘I’m a custodian of the business’ – Filshill’s Simon Hannah

Date: May 25, 2023Leave a comment

In an exclusive interview, Simon Hannah (pictured) talks about being CEO of JW Filshill and explains why the Glasgow-based business is likely to remain family-owned well into the future. Simon […]


UK drivers in top three at SPAR International Driver competition

Date: March 20, 2023Leave a comment

Drivers from SPAR wholesalers CJ Lang & Son and James Hall & Co finished in the top three at the inaugural SPAR International Driver of the Year competition earlier this […]


SPAR sponsors Lancashire School Games for 17th year running

Date: February 11, 2023Leave a comment

SPAR has agreed to continue its sponsorship of the Lancashire School Games for a 17th consecutive year. Organised and run by Active Lancashire and the School Games Organiser Network, the […]