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Three Red Rose business awards for Birchall Foodservice

Date: March 22, 2017Leave a comment

Birchall Foodservice was named family business of the year and top employer at the Red Rose business awards, held at Blackpool Winter Gardens. It also won the customer service prize. […]


United Wholesale Scotland is crowned Achievers Champion of Champions

Date: February 15, 2017Leave a comment

United Wholesale (Scotland) was crowned Champion of Champions at the prestigious Scottish Wholesale Achievers awards, held at the Sheraton Grand, Edinburgh, on 9 February. As well as claiming the ultimate […]


FWD Gold Medal Award winners announced

Date: November 25, 2016Leave a comment

The winners of this year’s FWD Gold Medal Awards were announced to 760 guests at Old Billingsgate, London, last month. Wholesaler awards: Wholesale Service to Retail sponsored by Ferrero Palmer & Harvey […]


Big turnout for Bestway’s 40th anniversary celebrations

Date: November 23, 2016Leave a comment

Around 1,200 Bestway Wholesale staff and suppliers celebrated the C&C/wholesaler’s 40th anniversary in style at London’s Grosvenor House, many marking the occasion by wearing an article of ruby-coloured clothing to […]


Hyperama wins Landmark top award again

Date: November 14, 2016Leave a comment

Hyperama was once again named member of the year at Landmark Wholesale’s annual awards dinner, held recently in Glasgow. Parfetts collected the top own-brand member trophy and the leading cash & […]


Caterforce aids FareShare food distribution charity

Date: July 15, 2016Leave a comment

Caterforce has made a donation of £48,000 to food distribution charity FareShare. The money was raised at the foodservice buying group’s 25th anniversary dinner dance held at the Natural History […]


Top line-up for Scottish Wholesale Association conference

Date: April 13, 2016Leave a comment

The Big Issue founder Lord John Bird will be the keynote speaker at the Scottish Wholesale Association’s annual conference, being held at Crieff Hydro in Perthshire from 10-12 June. Representing […]


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JW Filshill crowned Champion of Champions at Achievers

Date: February 12, 2016Leave a comment

JW Filshill was the big winner at the Scottish Wholesale Achievers awards last night, scooping four accolades plus the top title, Champion of Champions. The Glasgow-based wholesaler won Best Symbol Group, Best Delivered […]


Wholesalers and suppliers honoured: FWD Gold Medal Awards 2015

Date: December 1, 2015Leave a comment

Booker Wholesale and Bidvest Foodservice were among the big winners at the FWD Gold Medal Awards last month, scooping four accolades apiece at the HAC Royal Artillery Garden in London. […]


Blakemore Wholesale recognises top retailers

Date: November 12, 2015Leave a comment

Blakemore Wholesale’s annual retailer of the year grand awards evening and gala dinner, held in Burton-on-Trent, saw 12 regional businesses being honoured and four category prizes being presented. Stores were […]


Liverpool retailer takes top prize at Bestway awards

Date: October 30, 2015Leave a comment

Liverpool retailer Tharmalingam Gnanachchandran, who trades as the Local Zone, won first prize of £10,000 in Bestway Wholesale’s annual retail development awards held in central London. The total prize value […]


Customer loyalty theme announced for Cash & Carry Management AWARDs lunch

Date: October 30, 2015Leave a comment

‘Loyalty and the Cash & Carry/Wholesale Customer’ is the theme of Cash & Carry Management’s exclusive AWARDS (annual wholesale achievement reward and development scheme) lunch, which will be held at Danesfield House, Buckinghamshire, […]