It’s the last issue of the magazine for 2018 and it’s full of festive cheer. Editor Hester Lonergan shares what’s made it so special.

Catherine Sutton shares her highlights of 2018 and details of how to enter our festive competition.

IGD is a chance for us to demonstrate what ‘succeeding together’ truly means.

John Gorle talks to us about Respect for Shop Workers week.

Rob Thompson lifts the lid on our prestigious packaging prize.

Cameron Rigg is a product developer on Protein. After working hard to find and nominate our best work, he’s delighted to see us win 20 awards, celebrating our quality products and transformational leadership.

Chris Whitfield, Retail Chief Operating Officer tells us how we’re working with our recognised trade union, USDAW, and MPs to look at the underlying causes of retail crime to work out how we tackle it together.