A thousand retailers to attend Bestway Retail Showcase

Date: April 14, 2023Leave a comment

Bestway is to hold a new event – the Bestway Retail Showcase 2023 – at the Liverpool Exhibition Centre on 25 May 2023. Over 1,000 retailers will attend the Showcase […]


Jamie Davison to succeed Mike Hollis as Bestway retail director

Date: March 23, 2023Leave a comment

Bestway has promoted Jamie Davison to retail director. He will replace Mike Hollis, who is relocating to Australia. Davison (pictured), who will formally joining Bestway’s executive team on 1 July, […]


Bestway supports Plunkett Foundation and Felix Project

Date: March 10, 2023Leave a comment

Bestway Wholesale has formed a partnership with the Plunkett Foundation, a charity that supports communities across the UK to set up and run community businesses. Bestway’s support will include participation […]


Bestway Wholesale holds ‘thank you’ events for suppliers and customers

Date: February 9, 2023Leave a comment

In recognition of the contribution that suppliers have made over the past year working in partnership with Bestway’s trading teams, the company recently held a ‘Thank You Lunch’ at its […]


Bestway Wholesale sees 11% rise in turnover and 90% uplift in profits

Date: January 27, 2023Leave a comment

Bestway Wholesale achieved an 11% rise in turnover to £2.94 billion in the year ended 30 June 2022, while profit before tax increased by 90% to £70.8 million. “The increase […]


Success for four Bestway customers at Edinburgh Restaurant Awards

Date: May 29, 2019Leave a comment

Four customers of Bestway Wholesale were honoured at the recent Edinburgh Restaurant Awards, one of them receiving two accolades. The event was held to recognise the best of the Scottish […]


Full-scale management changes at Bestway Wholesale

Date: January 11, 2019Leave a comment

Bestway Wholesale, under managing director Dawood Pervez, has appointed Andy Cresswell chief retail officer – one of several changes at the C&C/wholesaler. His responsibilities cover company-owned and franchised stores including […]


No.10 for Bestway in Sunday Times survey

Date: July 12, 2018Leave a comment

Bestway Group has been listed as the 10th largest privately-owned company in the annual Top Track survey published by the Sunday Times. The chart, which covers 100 concerns, shows Bestway […]


Sales down but profit up for Bestway Wholesale

Date: March 21, 2018Leave a comment

Despite sustaining a 2.3% decline in turnover to £2.13 billion in the year to 30 June 2017, Bestway Wholesale increased pre-tax profit by £10.5 million to £23.2 million. Sales in […]


Bestway utilises ex-P&H vans and staff for new van sales operation

Date: January 16, 2018Leave a comment

Bestway Wholesale is starting up a new van sales operation selling crisps, snacks, confectionery and soft drinks, following the placing into administration of P&H’s Snacksdirect and Sweetsdirect businesses. The van sales […]


Wider role for Tony Holmes at Bestway Wholesale

Date: July 24, 2017Leave a comment

Tony Holmes (pictured), who joined Bestway Wholesale last year as sales director retail, has been appointed to a wider sales director role, involving all sales route-to-market functions (including the contact […]


Essentially Cleaning range launched by Bestway

Date: March 9, 2017Leave a comment

Bestway Wholesale has launched the Essentially Cleaning brand, comprising 40 products. Tony Holmes, sales director for foodservice and retail, said: “Catering businesses are under the spotlight, both from local authorities […]