Budget relief measures fall short according to the FWD

Date: October 27, 2021Leave a comment

News that the Government is to introduce temporary business rates relief for eligible retail, hospitality and leisure properties for 2022-23 has been welcomed by the FWD, but the industry body […]


FWD welcomes temporary extension of HGV drivers’ permitted hours

Date: July 7, 2021Leave a comment

The Government’s announcement that HGV drivers’ permitted hours will be temporarily extended from Monday 12 July has been welcomed by the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD). FWD chief executive James […]


FWD implores the Government to act immediately to secure food deliveries

Date: July 6, 2021Leave a comment

The removal of COVID restrictions on 19 July in England will be a disaster for shops, pubs and restaurants unless the Government acts immediately to secure food deliveries, the Federation […]


Airdrie-based Davidson C&C on the market

Date: March 22, 2017Leave a comment

Family-owned Davidson Cash & Carry in Airdrie, Lanarkshire, is up for sale due to the impending retirement of the owners. The operator, a member of Today’s Group, was established in […]


Rayburn increases minimum order value to £500

Date: September 12, 2016Leave a comment

Rayburn Trading has raised the minimum order value to £500 ex-VAT for traders purchasing from its Manchester showroom. The previous threshold of £450 ex-VAT had been in operation for four […]


More being delivered from Booker cash & carries

Date: May 26, 2016Leave a comment

The value of goods being delivered from Booker and Booker/Makro combined sites continues to rise. Last year the figure was £1.82 billion, against £1.39 billion in the previous 12 months. […]