Wholesale Industry News

Nisa to invest £2 million in reducing retail and wholesale prices

Date: March 26, 2021Leave a comment

Nisa Retail has announced a £2 million investment in price, to allow its retailers to remain competitive. The wholesale price of many Co-op own-brand products, including chicken fillets, baked beans […]

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Mark Aylwin appointed non-executive chairman of Unitas

Date: March 26, 2021Leave a comment

Mark Aylwin, former managing director of Booker’s delivered wholesale business, has been appointed non-executive chairman of Unitas Wholesale. He will replace Simon Hannah, managing director of JW Filshill, who remains […]

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Dry Drinker launches wholesale site for alcohol-free drinks

Date: March 26, 2021Leave a comment

Dry Drinker, Britain’s leading retailer for alcohol-free drinks, has moved into wholesaling, The company has launched a new trade-focused site and is offering next-day delivery on orders placed before 5pm. […]

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Bestway launches Good Food Wholesale Initiative

Date: March 26, 2021Leave a comment

In a pilot project conducted from its Croydon branch, Bestway Wholesale has shown that retailers can grow their business by selling healthy (low sugar, low calorie) products. Called the Bestway […]

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New £1.5 billion business rates relief fund will benefit wholesalers

Date: March 26, 2021Leave a comment

Wholesalers that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 crisis will finally be able to apply for business rates relief following the announcement by the Government of a new £1.5 […]

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Former Sanderson executives team up with STL

Date: March 25, 2021Leave a comment

Two leading executives in the wholesale IT solutions sector have thrown their weight behind STL Technology Solutions. Jackie Fieldhouse (previously known as Jackie Taylor), sales director at Sanderson before it was […]

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Country Range launches bite-sized dessert selections

Date: March 23, 2021Leave a comment

Country Range Group has launched two frozen bite-sized dessert selections, each comprising 3 x 10 treats. Available immediately via the 12 independent wholesalers that make up the Country Range Group, […]

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‘Bikes Against Bombs’ ride for MAG to take place in UK this year

Date: March 23, 2021Leave a comment

The 2021 Wholesale & Convenience Industry Charity Bike Ride in support of MAG (Mines Advisory Group) will take place in the UK across eight locations in June and July. The […]

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Cotswold Fayre forms partnership with Ramsden International

Date: March 23, 2021Leave a comment

Speciality and fine food wholesaler Cotswold Fayre has formed an export partnership with Ramsden International. From April, Cotswold Fayre will supply speciality food, selected from its range of more than […]

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Big Deal promotion returns to Nisa stores

Date: March 18, 2021Leave a comment

Nisa’s popular Big Deal promotion has returned to stores this month. The current Big Deal comprises two Co-op Thin & Crispy Pizzas (choice of Double Pepperoni or Margherita) and a […]

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GroceryAid ‘We’re Here’ campaign reaches 6.25 million people

Date: March 18, 2021Leave a comment

More than 200 companies took part in GroceryAid Day on 2 March, and its ‘We’re Here’ 2021 campaign reached 6.25 million people. Support and publicity was given in a variety […]

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JJ Foodservice launches driver recruitment campaign

Date: March 18, 2021Leave a comment

JJ Foodservice is recruiting drivers across its 11 UK branches in anticipation of an increase in demand as restaurants and pubs prepare to reopen. The roles include ‘family friendly’ positions […]

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