Thomas Ridley trade show celebrated East Anglian foodservice industry

Date: October 5, 2023Leave a comment

Suffolk-based Thomas Ridley Foodservice, which is now part of the Caterfood Buying Group, recently held its first ‘eat. with Thomas Ridley’ trade show at Ipswich Town Football Club. More than […]


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, […]


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, […]