Foodservice giant is rebranded as Bidfood

Date: February 20, 2017Leave a comment

Bidvest Foodservice will be trading in the UK under the new name of Bidfood from early next month. The change follows the separation of the global Bidvest Foodservice business from […]

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Bidvest spends more time on outreach programme

Date: September 26, 2016Leave a comment

Bidvest Foodservice last year doubled the amount of time spent on its community engagement outreach programme – 5,524 hours – supporting more than 1,200 charity events and groups. The figures […]

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Bidvest opens new Slough headquarters

Date: September 5, 2016Leave a comment

Bidvest Foodservice has officially opened its new Slough headquarters, with 11 members of staff hauling an 18-tonne lorry across the tarmac. The 117,000 sq ft site (including 80,000 sq ft […]

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Gold standard award for Bidvest Kent depot

Date: May 20, 2016Leave a comment

The Paddock Wood, Kent, branch of Bidvest Foodservice has received the Investors in People gold standard accreditation – claimed to be the highest standard in people management practices. The award […]

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Bidvest Foodservice sponsors young professional chef award

Date: April 4, 2016Leave a comment

Bidvest Foodservice, along with 19 of its supplier partners, is to sponsor this year’s Chaine des Rotisseurs Young Professionals Competition, which supports the development of up and coming chefs and […]

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Bidvest acquires South West wholesaler Caterfood

Date: March 11, 2016Leave a comment

Bidvest Foodservice’s acquisition of Caterfood, a wholesaler in Paignton, Devon, does not mean its Lee Mill depot in Ivybridge, just 19 miles away, is destined to close. A Bidvest spokesman said that, […]

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Merchandising with…KP Snacks

Date: January 8, 2016Leave a comment

Matt Collins (pictured), trading controller – convenience at KP Snacks, suggests how wholesalers can make the most of the crisps, snacks & nuts category in 2016. What are the key […]

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Wholesalers and suppliers honoured: FWD Gold Medal Awards 2015

Date: December 1, 2015Leave a comment

Booker Wholesale and Bidvest Foodservice were among the big winners at the FWD Gold Medal Awards last month, scooping four accolades apiece at the HAC Royal Artillery Garden in London. […]

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Weekly news summary 9th July 2015

Date: July 9, 2015Leave a comment

HEADLINES THIS WEEK: – BOOKER GROUP POSTS “SOLID QUARTER” – MATTHEW CLARK CASHES IN ON PREMIUM WINE GROWTH – BIDVEST FOODSERVICE SUPPORTS WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

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Weekly news summary 1st June 2015

Date: May 29, 2015Leave a comment

HEADLINES THIS WEEK: – BIDVEST 3663 REBRANDED AS BIDVEST FOODSERVICE – TODAY’S GROUP MEMBER WINS BEER AWARDS – BRAKES MAKES SUSTAINABLE FISH PLEDGE

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