Kirsty Cooper replaces Aoife Kenny as Unitas commercial director

Date: October 5, 2023Leave a comment

Unitas Wholesale has announced the appointment of Kirsty Cooper as commercial director following the departure of Aoife Kenny, who formerly held the post. Cooper (pictured), who will join the group […]


Appleby Westward announces £10m investment and new divisional board

Date: February 6, 2023Leave a comment

Appleby Westward, the southwest-based SPAR retailer and wholesaler, has announced a £10 million-plus capital investment programme. Scheduled to get underway this year is an £8.5 million project at the company’s […]


Appleby Westward appoints Duncan Jelfs as commercial director

Date: January 8, 2023Leave a comment

Appleby Westward has appointed Duncan Jelfs as commercial director. Jelfs (right) was formerly business development director at Costcutter between 2009 and 2018, and he then joined Bestway Wholesale as sales […]


Q Catering appoints Tony Blake as commercial director

Date: January 4, 2023Leave a comment

Sittingbourne-based Q Catering has appointed Tony Blake as its new commercial director. Blake (pictured) previously led the buying & marketing function at Kent Frozen Foods (KFF), where he spent a total […]


Bidfood’s commercial director Andrew Roberts dies

Date: April 21, 2022Leave a comment

Bidfood’s commercial director Andrew Roberts has died. Andrew Selley, CEO of Bidcorp UK, said: “It is with deepest regret that we announce the incredibly sad and untimely passing of our […]


Unitas appoints Cheryl Hope as director of trading & development

Date: March 9, 2022Leave a comment

Unitas Wholesale has appointed Cheryl Hope to the newly-created role of director of trading & development. She will join the group in June. Hope is currently head of trading (foodservice) at […]


Unitas appoints Aoife Kenny as commercial director

Date: March 3, 2022Leave a comment

Unitas Wholesale has appointed Aoife Kenny as commercial director. She will take up the role in September. Kenny (pictured) was most recently interim head of foodservice at AF Blakemore, and […]


Availability is key to maximising Christmas soft drink sales – Britvic

Date: November 16, 2016Leave a comment

Trystan Farnworth (pictured), commerical director convenience & impulse at Britvic Soft Drinks, offers top tips to maximise soft drinks sales during the important festive period. What do you think is the […]