Food and drink suppliers have called for online giant Amazon to come under the watch of the grocery industry regulator.
A 31-year-old Inverness man was ordered to carry out 80 hours of unpaid community work after admitting stealing alcohol from two Inverness shops.
A north-east man with more than 100 previous convictions is back behind bars after breaking the terms of his anti-social behaviour order.
A 12 year-old boy has been charged in connection with a series of hoax bomb threats made to shops in Peterhead.
The first shops at Fort William’s new retail park will be open in time for Christmas - with the developer revealing protracted roadworks will be completed by the end of this month.
Work on a new £10million retail park in Aviemore is being fast-tracked in order that the amenities are open for Christmas.
A hugely popular coffee chain will open a branch in Westhill.
Lochaber residents are urging Highland Council to approve plans for a new retail development that would create 150 new jobs and bring an Aldi store to the area.
A developer has lodged a planning application for a £10million retail park in Fort William that would create 150 new jobs in the Lochaber town.
The UK's largest family run retailer is opening a discount store in the north with the promise of 40 new jobs.