FWD names Bestway’s Dawood Pervez as its new chairman

Date: November 19, 2022Leave a comment

The FWD has named Bestway Wholesale’s managing director Dawood Pervez as its new chairman. He will succeed Coral Rose, CEO of Fairway Foodservice, in January and will become the 61st […]

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Country Range Group appoints Ton Christiaanse as chairman

Date: July 7, 2021Leave a comment

Country Range Group (CRG) has appointed former Brakes CEO Ton Christiaanse as non-executive chairman. Christiaanse (pictured) has more than 30 years’ experience in FMCG, including CEO at Aviko, chairman of […]

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Country Range Group offers advice to care sector caterers

Date: April 23, 2021Leave a comment

Country Range Group has launched the next in its series of menu solutions guides, with the latest brochure focusing on the challenging work of care sector caterers. The publication is […]

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Country Range Group seeks a chairman

Date: March 31, 2021Leave a comment

Country Range Group is recruiting a chairman. The foodservice buying and marketing group, whose members have a combined turnover of £600 million, is looking for an executive who is “free […]

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Mark Aylwin appointed non-executive chairman of Unitas

Date: March 26, 2021Leave a comment

Mark Aylwin, former managing director of Booker’s delivered wholesale business, has been appointed non-executive chairman of Unitas Wholesale. He will replace Simon Hannah, managing director of JW Filshill, who remains […]

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Confex appoints Martin Williams as chairman

Date: January 23, 2019Leave a comment

Martin Williams, who left Landmark Wholesale two years ago after 15 years as MD and 18 years in other capacities, has joined Confex as chairman – a newly-created position. In […]

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Peter Hartley named as interim chairman designate of Nisa Retail

Date: September 12, 2016Leave a comment

Following the announcement that Nisa Retail chairman Christopher Baker MBE has decided not to stand for re-election at the company’s AGM on 29 September, Peter Hartley has been named as […]

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Death of former SPAR managing director John Irish

Date: January 27, 2016Leave a comment

John Irish CBE, who was managing director of SPAR UK from 1981 to 1994, has died at the age of 84, after being diagnosed with cancer in the autumn last […]

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Weekly news summary 26th June 2015

Date: June 26, 2015Leave a comment

HEADLINES THIS WEEK: – P&H APPOINTS HELEN BUCK AS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER – GILLILAND REPLACES ROSE AS BOOKER CHAIRMAN – HUNT’S FOODSERVICE SPONSORS SHOW – MATTHEW CLARK EXPANDS CRAFT BEER PORTFOLIO

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