Wholesale Industry News

‘Numerous additional growth opportunities’ for Kitwave

Date: July 28, 2021Leave a comment

Kitwave Group has announced its financial results for the six months ended 30 April 2021 – prior to the flotation of the company on 24 May 2021. Revenues of £147.1 […]

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Parfetts’ Joe Tindle and a diabetes charity are winners of Unitas scheme

Date: July 27, 2021Leave a comment

On behalf of Parfetts, Unitas Wholesale has donated £500 to Type 1 Families, a South Tees Diabetes UK charity. As part of its Picture Portal compliance incentive scheme, Unitas regularly […]

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SPAR Scotland trade show set for 23 September

Date: July 27, 2021Leave a comment

SPAR Scotland is to hold its second virtual trade show on 23 September 2021. The event, which has the theme ‘One Family, One Vision’, will showcase various key business initiatives, […]

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Parfetts launches app with faster ordering process and next-day delivery

Date: July 27, 2021Leave a comment

Parfetts has launched a new app that will allow retailers to get next-day delivery on orders placed up to midday of the day before. Customers can also use the app […]

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Harlech Foodservice recruits drivers and introduces late-night ordering

Date: July 23, 2021Leave a comment

Harlech Foodservice, which has bases in Criccieth and Chester, has taken on an extra 15 delivery drivers and is also recruiting more warehouse staff to meet demand. Managing director David […]

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Sysco Speciality Group brings together five specialist businesses

Date: July 22, 2021Leave a comment

Brakes owner Sysco has brought together five specialist businesses – Fresh Direct, M&J Seafood, Freshfayre, Wild Harvest and KFF – under the banner of Sysco Speciality Group. Fresh Direct focuses […]

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New studio for Caterforce’s food and drink photography business

Date: July 22, 2021Leave a comment

Caterforce has moved its specialist food and drink photography business to a new studio. Flavour Photography, based at Caterforce’s Macclesfield head office, was established more than 20 years ago and […]

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Women in Wholesale funds Mental Health First Aid training

Date: July 22, 2021Leave a comment

Nine executives from wholesalers and suppliers have completed their Mental Health First Aid training, thanks to Women in Wholesale, which organised and funded the course.  The online training led to […]

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Country Range members place over £1 million in orders at trade event

Date: July 21, 2021Leave a comment

More than £1 million in orders was placed by Country Range Group members at their latest Virtual Business Development Day, which took place on 23-24 June. The event, which comprised ‘speed […]

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Filshill and Keystore again ranked top in Advantage Group report

Date: July 19, 2021Leave a comment

JW Filshill and its convenience store group, KeyStore, have again been ranked number one by suppliers in the Advantage Group Report. The Glasgow-based wholesaler come out on top in the […]

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Nisa encourages customers to thank teachers as term ends

Date: July 19, 2021Leave a comment

Nisa is running a ‘Thank You, Teacher’ gifting event as schools in England break up for the summer. With 65% of shoppers looking to purchase an edible gift for their […]

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Hancocks relaunches Newcastle branch on 12 August

Date: July 19, 2021Leave a comment

Hancocks is relaunching its Newcastle store with a grand reopening on 12 August. The depot, based in Chester Le Street, has been upgraded with a new reception area and new […]

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