Harvest announces winners of Inter College Culinary Challenge

Date: June 22, 2023Leave a comment

Eastleigh College has won the Inter College Culinary Challenge, sponsored by Harvest Fine Foods. Held at City College Southampton in its industry-standard training kitchens and Aspire Restaurant, the competition involved […]


Harvest makes Naomi House & Jacksplace its local charity of year

Date: June 15, 2023Leave a comment

Harvest Fine Foods, which was acquired by Bidcorp UK earlier this year, has made Noami House & Jacksplace its local charity of the year for 2023. Noami House & Jacksplace […]


Country Range Group ‘on track to do £1bn by 2026’

Date: June 13, 2023Leave a comment

Data, sustainability and own-brand continue to be integral parts of Country Range Group’s growth strategy, as it asserts its position as an organisation for ‘true independents’. The benefits that “true […]


‘I’m a custodian of the business’ – Filshill’s Simon Hannah

Date: May 25, 2023Leave a comment

In an exclusive interview, Simon Hannah (pictured) talks about being CEO of JW Filshill and explains why the Glasgow-based business is likely to remain family-owned well into the future. Simon […]


Thomas Ridley commences new City Pub Group contract

Date: May 23, 2023Leave a comment

Thomas Ridley Foodservice – acquired by Bidcorp earlier this year into its Caterfood group – has commenced a new hospitality contract to supply 37 of the 43 City Pub Group […]


Thomas Ridley Foodservice appoints Jon Matthews as sales director

Date: February 24, 2023Leave a comment

Thomas Ridley Foodservice – acquired by Bidcorp earlier this year – has appointed Jon Matthews as sales director. Matthews (pictured) has 28 years of foodservice experience at Bidfood, where he […]


Bidcorp acquires Thomas Ridley Foodservice

Date: January 23, 2023Leave a comment

After its recent announcement about the acquisition of Harvest Fine Foods, Bidcorp UK has further strengthened its portfolio with the acquisition of Thomas Ridley Foodservice. Founded in 1808, Thomas Ridley […]


Bidcorp acquires Harvest Fine Foods

Date: January 16, 2023Leave a comment

Bidcorp UK has acquired Harvest Fine Foods, an independently run foodservice supplier to more than 1,000 catering establishments  across the South of England. The Totton-based business, which opened its doors […]


Bidcorp acquires Nicol Hughes Foodservice

Date: July 25, 2022Leave a comment

Bidcorp UK has acquired Chester-based Nicol Hughes Foodservice. The North West wholesaler becomes the latest addition to Caterfood Buying Group’s network of independent businesses, trading alongside Elite Fine Foods, Caterfood, […]