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Did You Know ...? 30 August 2022

Did you know ...? SPAR Slovenia has installed solar panels on the rooftop of a distribution centre in Ljubljana, as part of its sustainability initiatives, reports ESMmagazine.com. The panels will produce approximately 16% of the electricity needed at the facility, reducing the chain’s carbon footprint in the process.

Did you know ...? Grocery delivery app Snappy Shopper sold over 3,600 of its 1p promotional packed-lunch bundles in just two days, reports TheGrocer.co.uk. Scottish shoppers snapped up 3,600 1p bundles of staples such as crisps, fruit and bread – worth a total of £30,000 – on 21 and 22 August. The initiative ran across 150 Scottish c-stores, and in the top-performing store, 500 bundles were sold.

Did you know ...? Sugar producer Nordzucker expects the group harvest to be below last year’s level due to the drought across large parts of Europe. The group will commence processing sugar beet on 3 September, reports ESMmagazine.com. Nordzucker is beginning its production of sugar this year at its plant in Schladen, Germany, as part of the organic beet campaign.

© 2022 Checkout – your source for the latest Irish retail news. Article by Donna Ahern. For more retail news, click here. Click subscribe to sign up for the Checkout print edition.

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