Falmouth-based wholesaler WestCountry joins Fairway

Date: September 15, 2023Leave a comment

WestCountry/Essential Food Company is joining Fairway Foodservice on 1 October. Based in Falmouth, with depots also in Newton Abbot and St Austell, WestCountry supplies caterers throughout Devon and Cornwall with […]

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FWD announces Gold Medal award winners

Date: November 25, 2022Leave a comment

The FWD has announced its Gold Medal award winners for 2022. Wholesalers and suppliers joined together at Old Billingsgate in London to celebrate the top talent, new products and new […]

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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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Coral Rose to leave Country Range to join Fairway Foodservice

Date: April 1, 2022Leave a comment

Coral Rose, managing director of Country Range Group, is joining Fairway Foodservice on 1 September to succeed chief executive Chris Binge, who is retiring after more than 24 years with […]

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Country Range Group to celebrate 30 years by raising £100,000

Date: January 25, 2022Leave a comment

Country Range Group is to celebrate its 30th anniversary by raising £100,000 during 2022 for charitable initiatives. The money raised will be split between Hospitality Action and local causes aligned […]

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Country Range announces its awards for members and suppliers

Date: December 3, 2021Leave a comment

The Country Range Group celebrated the work of its members and suppliers at its annual ‘An Evening With’ event, held at the Barbican Centre, London. Compered by comedian Russell Kane, […]

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Women in Wholesale launches monthly morning briefings

Date: May 21, 2021Leave a comment

Women in Wholesale (WiW) is running a series of one-hour mornings briefings on specialist topics to help members to stay motivated and connected.  The sessions will cover topics ranging from […]

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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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FWD helps to promote Women in Wholesale objectives

Date: January 29, 2021Leave a comment

The educational networking programme Women in Wholesale (WiW) has joined forces with the Federation of Wholesale Distributors to help put diversity, inclusion and mental health awareness at the top of […]

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FWD welcomes Chancellor’s recognition of wholesale sector

Date: October 22, 2020Leave a comment

New discretionary local authority grants in high alert areas are aimed at the “supply chains of those serving the hospitality industry”, alongside the new Job Support Scheme for open businesses […]

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Country Range Group leaves Unitas Wholesale

Date: September 29, 2020Leave a comment

Country Range Group is leaving Unitas Wholesale, effective from 1 January 2021. Darren Goldney, managing director of Unitas, and Coral Rose, managing director of The Country Range Group, issued a […]

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