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27th February 2017
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Convenience store owners can find out more about the benefits of joining the Central brand this March. Central Convenience Stores is holding its first ever trade show, bringing together suppliers, store managers and the Central senior management team. The event, being held in Southampton on March 16, will give potential franchisees the chance to speak…

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13th February 2017
Pancakes

It’s the topic that causes the most debate at this time of year; what to put on your pancakes. Please everyone in your household by having some tasty alternatives to lemon and sugar up your sleeve. Here are our top five alternative pancake toppings to help you get creative in the kitchen on Shrove Tuesday….

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8th February 2017
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Here at Central we know that our convenience stores play an important role in local communities. That’s why we believe it’s part of our job to celebrate the people who make a real difference in the areas they live in. The ‘community heroes’ if you will. This month we’re lending a helping hand to Hanna…

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27th January 2017
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Dogs at a Dorset rescue centre have received a welcome boost thanks to a kind-hearted Central competition winner. Ruth Morgan won our Facebook competition to win a year’s supply of Dentaflex for her golden retriever Maisie and she donated a portion of the products to Waggy Tails Rescue Centre. The centre is a registered charity…

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20th December 2016
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Central Convenience Stores is embracing the festive spirit this Christmas, having donated more than £800 to a local children’s hospice. The company raised the money through its annual Christmas ball, which saw staff and suppliers come together to celebrate another year of success for the convenience store chain. As well as dinner and dancing, the…

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13th December 2016
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Central Convenience Stores, the UK’s fastest growing convenience store chain, is expanding to the Isle of Wight. Ringwood based Central has acquired the Hunnyhill Stores Group, which has 12 stores currently trading under the Spar facia. Central confirmed plans to invest in all stores and said it is looking forward to working with the staff to…

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9th December 2016
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We’re getting particularly festive at the Whitenap Central Convenience Store – all in aid of charity. Our team will be dressing up from December 12th to 16th to support Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day – and we’ll be encouraging our customers to do the same. “People up and down the UK will be sticking on…

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9th December 2016
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The naff jumpers are out, X Factor is drawing closer to a dramatic final and Michael Buble is back on our screens. It can only mean one thing…Christmas is coming. Here at Central Convenience Stores we’ve got more festive offers in store than you can shake a candy cane at, as well as a wealth…

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27th October 2016
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The pumpkins are out, scary movies are being played on TV and children across the nation are gearing up for trick or treating. it can only mean one thing…Halloween is here. To celebrate the spookiest day of the year Central Convenience Stores has more special offers than you can shake a broom stick at. Whether…

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26th October 2016
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The Great British Bake Off may be coming to an emotional end but for one person, it’s just beginning. Paige Pearce, from Fareham, is all set for an entire winter of baking after winning Central Convenience Stores’ latest Facebook promotion. She was one of more than 300 people who entered the competition to win a…

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