FWD Gold Medal Award winners announced

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

Wholesale Service to Caterers  sponsored by Unilever Food Solutions

Independent: Birchall Foodservice

Multiple: Bidvest Foodservice

Customer Support sponsored by Boost Drinks

Rob Owen, Creed Foodservice

Cash & Carry Depot Team sponsored by AG Barr

Bestway Wholesale, Tottenham

Cash & Carry Depot Team Member sponsored by Cott Beverages

Gita Patel, Gilsons Foods, Leicester

Cash & Carry Manager sponsored by PepsiCo UK

Brett Vigelskas, Costco Wholesale, Leeds

Delivered Depot Manager sponsored by him!

John Attwater, Batleys, Coventry

Telesales Executive sponsored by Pritchitts

Maxine Brown, Lomond Fine Foods, Glasgow

Delivered Wholesale Driver sponsored by Bolt Learning

Perry Cordell, Bidvest Foodservice, Wakefield

Young Wholesaler supported by JTI

Sarah Whiddett, Bidvest Foodservice

Green Wholesaler supported by Carbon Trust

Bidvest Foodservice

Digital Innovation supported by Imperial Tobacco

JJ Food Service


Supplier awards:

Grocery Brand sponsored by Parfetts

Walkers Crisps, Pepsico UK

Drinks Brand sponsored by Bestway

Corona, AB-InBev UK

Foodservice Brand sponsored by Blakemore Wholesale

PG Tips, Unilever Food Solutions

Service to Retailers sponsored by Sugro UK

Boost Drinks

Service to Caterers sponsored by Booker

Premier Foods

Product Innovation in Retail sponsored by Landmark Wholesale

Walkers Tear ‘n’ Share, PepsiCo UK

Product Innovation in Foodservice sponsored by Bidvest Foodservice

Nescafé Coffee Tin, Nestlé Professional

Actionable Insight sponsored by SalesOut


Process Innovation sponsored by Today’s Group

Nestlé UK

Young Supplier of the Year sponsored by Costco Wholesale

Chris Darvill, KP Snacks


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Published Date: November 25, 2016
Category: Events News, Wholesale Industry News