Guidance updated on face masks in cash & carries

Date: August 7, 2020Leave a comment

The Cabinet Office has updated its guidance on the wearing of face masks in cash & carry/wholesale depots in England. This follows a statement given to Cash & Carry Management […]


Blakemore makes plans after cash & carry disposal

Date: January 17, 2019Leave a comment

AF Blakemore & Son chairman Peter Blakemore has stressed how the company’s long-term strategic investment plan is enabling it to maximise future growth opportunities across the convenience, wholesale and specialist […]


Foodservice is the star in the wholesale sector – IGD

Date: September 7, 2017Leave a comment

  The wholesale sector continues to rely heavily on foodservice, “which represents the vibrancy of the expanding out-of-home customer”, said chief economist of the IGD James Walton at the organisation’s […]


Small rise in sales and profit for Dhamecha

Date: March 2, 2017Leave a comment

Dhamecha Foods increased pre-tax profit from £13.9 million to £14.1 million in the year to 31 March on turnover up from £669 million to £684 million. The number of staff […]


Premier Foods urges wholesalers to get baking for charity

Date: January 14, 2017Leave a comment

Premier Foods has launched the McDougalls Wholesaler Baking Team of the Year competition. Backed by the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD) and the Craft Guild of Chefs, this competition is a […]


Meeting caterers’ different needs – McCain Foodservice

Date: July 28, 2016Leave a comment

Jo Holborn (pictured), marketing & category controller at McCain Foodservice, explains why providing a quality frozen potato range is so important for wholesalers. How are you looking to strengthen your […]


Rubicon Spring and Barr Mix Ups are launched

Date: June 18, 2016Leave a comment

AG Barr claims to have “reinvented water” with its new Rubicon Spring brand, which will be sold in to the trade from the end of this month. Available in four […]


Blakemore switches Bangor cash & carry site

Date: November 24, 2015Leave a comment

Blakemore Wholesale has moved its cash & carry location in Bangor, Gwynedd, from Caernarfon Road to improved facilities on the Llandegal Industrial Estate. Under existing general manager Allan Jones, the new […]


Merchandising with…Mondelez International

Date: November 15, 2015Leave a comment

Susan Nash, trade communications manager at Mondelez International, reveals her top tips to help optimise your biscuit and confectionery fixtures. What are the key principles to consider when they are merchandising […]