SPAR launches Spinner Winner campaign with YouTuber MrBeast

Date: July 26, 2023Leave a comment

SPAR has launched a summer campaign, Spinner Winner, in collaboration with the YouTuber MrBeast and Feastables chocolate bars. The campaign, which runs until 30 August, offers consumers a daily opportunity […]


SPAR extends partnership with Disability Sport Wales

Date: March 24, 2023Leave a comment

Disability Sport Wales has announced that SPAR will continue as its national Community Partner for the next three years. The agreement will enable Disability Sport Wales and SPAR to build […]


UK drivers in top three at SPAR International Driver competition

Date: March 20, 2023Leave a comment

Drivers from SPAR wholesalers CJ Lang & Son and James Hall & Co finished in the top three at the inaugural SPAR International Driver of the Year competition earlier this […]


Unitas appoints Phil Dawson as foodservice trading controller

Date: February 13, 2023Leave a comment

Unitas Wholesale has appointed Phil Dawson to the new role of trading controller for foodservice within its out-of-home team. Dawson (right) was previously trading manager (foodservice) at AF Blakemore & […]


AF Blakemore reports a 1.4% sales increase

Date: October 18, 2017Leave a comment

Peter Blakemore, chairman of AF Blakemore & Son, said that trading for the financial year to 30 April represented a “good, solid result during a period of intense change across […]


AF Blakemore denies C&Cs are up for sale

Date: August 9, 2017Leave a comment

AF Blakemore & Son has issued a statement denying national newspaper reports that it is to sell its wholesale division, which comprises 13 cash & carries. A spokesman for Bestway, […]


AF Blakemore unifies livery across its distribution fleet

Date: June 15, 2017Leave a comment

AF Blakemore has begun the roll-out of a new livery on its distribution fleet. It is part of a drive to standardise branding across the group logistics operation, covering its […]