SPAR UK Conference attracts 480 delegates to South Africa

Date: April 3, 2024Leave a comment

A total of 480 independent SPAR retailers and families, national account customers, company-owned store colleagues, suppliers, and RDC and central office executives attended the recent SPAR UK 2024 Conference in […]


SPAR UK celebrates raising £3 million for Marie Curie

Date: October 19, 2023Leave a comment

SPAR UK is celebrating raising £3 million for its national charity partner Marie Curie. SPAR UK started its national charity partnership with Marie Curie in 2016 and has reached this […]


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 […]


CJ Lang colleagues complete a firewalk in aid of Marie Curie

Date: February 2, 2023Leave a comment

More than 40 colleagues from CJ Lang & Son have taken part in a firewalk at the company’s Dundee depot to raise funds for SPAR’s national charity partner Marie Curie. […]


Smaller trips to SPAR stores increase by 10%

Date: October 26, 2022Leave a comment

SPAR UK is seeing smaller trips to stores growing by 10%. “This footfall growth is a massive opportunity, especially when we capitalise on it with extra items in the basket,” […]


James Hall & Co launches competition to design Marie Curie-themed trailer

Date: October 7, 2022Leave a comment

SPAR and James Hall & Co have launched a competition to design a Marie Curie-themed lorry trailer. Throughout October, the organisations are encouraging people who live in the North of […]


James Hall & Co hosts social event for SPAR retailers

Date: June 24, 2022Leave a comment

James Hall & Co has held a successful social weekend with its SPAR independent retailers in the North of England. More than 270 people came together for the two-day event […]


SPAR hits £2m milestone in fundraising for Marie Curie

Date: November 24, 2021Leave a comment

SPAR has hit the milestone of raising £2 million for Marie Curie since its partnership with the charity began in 2017. The money raised through in-store fundraising, customer donations and […]


SPAR brings Christmas sandwich cheer to Marie Curie

Date: December 21, 2020Leave a comment

SPAR is donating sandwiches and treats to nurses and staff at several Marie Curie hospices across the UK. In addition, the convenience store group is donating 10p from the sale […]