Sugro UK has recruited three new members: UK Fast Food Ltd (trading as UK Fine Food), E-Natural Ltd and Nosh London. The new members have added £9 million to the group’s turnover.
UK Fast Food is a Kent-based wholesaler servicing the fast-food industry in the south-east and also has a successful pizza franchise business. Farid Mozooni of UK Fast Food said: “After 17 years in the business, we are looking to improve and grow and look forward to working closely with Sugro to improve our purchasing and access additional supplier accounts.”
E-Natural is an independent wholesale distributor and online retailer of food and drink products based in Middlesex. It supplies organic and natural products, as well as well-known FMCG brands. Praneal Thakorlal of E-Natural said: “We have joined Sugro to form new supplier relationships so that we can expand our product offering to our customers and simultaneously gain access to better deals on products. Sugro has an excellent reputation for helping its members and we are looking forward to being part of the group and growing together.”
Nosh London is an delivered wholesaler specialising in ‘best of British’ products including confectionery, crisps and snacks, grocery and non-foods. Kavit Gopaldas of Nosh London said: “Sugro’s real focus on member development and the resources they provide will be the catalyst for us to really excel and we’re extremely excited to see what we can achieve together.”
Sugro’s head of trading and marketing Yulia Goodwin commented: “We are delighted that we have been able to rise to the challenge faced during unprecedented times, and are thrilled to welcome three new members to the Sugro family in addition to the Pentagon Food Group which joined the group in March. We look forward to working with and supporting new members with achieving their ambitious plans alongside working mutually with all our members to help them grow and diversify.”
Sugro has 89 independent wholesale members with a combined turnover of £1.3 billion.