FAQ 2018-06-25T09:57:41+00:00
What is the role of Aryzta? 2017-09-27T05:01:11+00:00

Arytza Food Solutions is #IROF’s fresh food solutions partner. They bring challenge, insight and innovation to the forum.

What is the role of Newtrade? 2017-09-27T05:01:03+00:00

The Newtrade MD is #IROF’s insight partner. Selected insights are communicated via Newtrade’s digital and print trade media.

Is IROF truly independent? 2017-12-02T12:21:22+00:00

Yes. All IROF activity is approved and directed by the retailer members without any external influence.

Does anyone own the Independent Retailer Owners Forum? 2017-09-27T05:00:35+00:00

#IROF was founded by Blue Ananta Ltd. in 2017 and is led by Scott Annan

What legal standards are followed? 2017-09-27T05:00:25+00:00

The Forum complies with the European and British elements of the Competition Act 1998, the Enterprise Act 2002, the Bribery Act 2010 and UK Competition Law.

Do I have to pay for the market visits? 2017-09-27T05:00:15+00:00

The forum members pay their own direct market visit costs such as flights and hotel.

Is there a membership fee? 2017-09-27T05:00:01+00:00

There is an annual subscription.

Can I become a member? 2017-09-27T04:59:48+00:00

Membership is by invitation. You can contact us to discuss an application.

What is the Independent Retailer Owners Forum? 2017-09-27T04:59:37+00:00

#IROF is exclusively for owners of the UK and Ireland’s leading independent retailers. The forum purpose is to ‘build the financial success of independent convenience retailing’ regardless of brand or supply chain.