REFLECTIONS OF A SHOPKEEPER — Equality

REFLECTIONS OF A SHOPKEEPER - Shop Local: Your High Street Needs You!

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REFLECTIONS OF A SHOPKEEPER - Shop Local: Your High Street Needs You!

REFLECTIONS OF A SHOPKEEPER  Well are we excited for what we hope is going to be an awesome weekend! Bowhouse Market is on today and tomorrow from 10 - 4pm so if fancy a trip out that's an absolute stunning part of Fife to visit.  However, guess what else is kicking off today? #FiverFest We've all been working so hard getting together some incredible deals for you. I'm not going to lie. The past month or so has been challenging. The high street has been really unpredictable with people off visiting or saving up for holidays. It's absolutely fabulous to...

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REFLECTIONS OF A SHOPKEEPER - I've got 99 problems

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REFLECTIONS OF A SHOPKEEPER - I've got 99 problems

REFLECTIONS OF A SHOPKEEPER  Anyone else feel like this? ✋https://bit.ly/3dcyFaK I debated whether to post this article because I didn't want anyone to feel overwhelmed. But equally I think it's also really important to recognise the reality of our current situation, and what is possible as we progress on our respective journeys to Zero Waste. A conversation this week with a customer about a well known postal laundry pod service reminded me about the amount of greenwashing that big businesses still undertake (and have enormous marketing budgets with which to do so). In real terms there is nothing ethical, sustainable...

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