High streets hosting too many “unhealthy” businesses like betting shops, fast food outlets and off-licences could be significantly shortening the lives of locals, according to a new report.
Residents want to see a derelict former shopping centre either brought back into use – or demolished.
A Dundee shopkeeper has tearfully recalled the “life-threatening” moment a masked man tried to rob him at knifepoint.
Asian shopkeepers in Dundee are “struggling to make ends meet” due to business rate hikes and an explosion of big name supermarkets, according to a Muslim community leader.
As the Dundee Christmas shopping frenzy begins, local author Jack Searle has dipped into the city’s rich history of commercial activity and written Counter Revolutionaries, the definitive book on the city’s shops.
Police are hunting a trio who stole alcohol and cigarettes during raids on three Dundee convenience stores.
The boss of a restaurant which has closed down suddenly has said a lack of support from locals and a dearth of passing trade contributed to its demise.
A city councillor has called on local shops to keep their clocks up to speed so the city “isn’t stuck in the past”.
Business is booming in Dundee’s Exchange Street, according to shop owners.
Property chiefs have moved to reassure residents of an Angus town that they won’t be losing two of their main retail outlets.
A shop boss has admitted that Dundee newsagents are feeling vulnerable after a spate of robberies in their shops.
A newsagent in Dundee has introduced a ban on serving youngsters during school hours after a gang of kids terrorised customers and staff.
Aldi is facing a fresh block to its plans to build a new supermarket in Dundee — with council chiefs recommending the plan be rejected.
It is a source of concern to shoppers and city chiefs alike.
A GROUP of Asian shopkeepers in Dundee say they fear for the future because the rising cost of rent and competition from supermarkets is threatening their businesses.