Kitwave predicts full-year results ahead of market expectations

Date: May 4, 2022Leave a comment

Kitwave Group is predicting that its results for the full financial year will be slightly ahead of market expectations. The delivered wholesale business gave a pre-close trading update for the six-month […]

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New Kitwave Wakefield warehouse will be HB Clark’s HQ

Date: March 23, 2022Leave a comment

Kitwave Group has opened a new distribution warehouse in Wakefield. This facility replaces the group’s previous Wakefield site and will act as the head office for on-trade wholesaler HB Clark. The […]

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Kitwave reports that trading has returned to pre-pandemic levels

Date: February 28, 2022Leave a comment

Kitwave Group achieved revenue of £380.7 million and adjusted operating profit of £7.1 million in the 12 months ended 31 October 2021. The company is using the 18 months to […]

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Kitwave acquires MJ Baker Foodservice

Date: February 11, 2022Leave a comment

Kitwave Group has acquired MJ Baker Foodservice, the West Country’s leading independent foodservice supplier. Founded in 1999 and based in Newton Abbott, MJ Baker offers more than 3,500 products in […]

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Kitwave Group valued at £105 million in plan to float on AIM

Date: May 9, 2021Leave a comment

Kitwave Group plans to join AIM, the junior market of the London Stock Exchange, on 24 May, in a move that will value the company at £105 million. Founded in […]

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Kitwave Wholesale strengthens its finance team

Date: October 19, 2020Leave a comment

Kitwave Wholesale Group, an independent business with 27 depots throughout the UK, has strengthened its finance team. The North Shields-based delivered wholesaler has appointed Mark Earl as group financial controller, […]

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Another takeover by Kitwave – Alpine Fine Foods

Date: November 29, 2019Leave a comment

North Tyneside-based Kitwave has acquired foodservice operator Alpine Fine Foods, which covers Humberside and Yorkshire. The purchase comes shortly after the expanding company bought Central Supplies, of Halesowen, West Midlands, […]

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Kitwave acquires Brierley Hill-based Central Supplies

Date: August 12, 2019Leave a comment

North Tyneside-based wholesaler Kitwave has acquired Central Supplies, of Brierley Hill, Birmingham, a leading independent wholesaler of chilled products. The purchase price has not been disclosed. With a turnover of […]

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Kitwave turnover approaches £300 million

Date: January 26, 2018Leave a comment

Kitwave Wholesale Group has announced record results for the year ended April 2017, with earnings before interest and tax of £10.8 million (almost double the figure four years ago) and […]

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Two new members boost Today’s turnover by £364 million

Date: October 19, 2017Leave a comment

Two new members have swelled Today’s Group turnover by £364 million. Back after a two-year stint with Landmark Wholesale is Gilsons Foods, of Leicester, with annual turnover of £14 million, […]

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York-based Miller Food Service joins Fairway

Date: April 5, 2017Leave a comment

York-based Miller Food Service has joined Fairway Foodservice as part of its plans to double turnover, which is currently £8.7 million. The family-run company was established in 2003 and has […]

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Record year for growing Kitwave Wholesale Group

Date: November 14, 2016Leave a comment

Kitwave Wholesale Group, which owns nine businesses, achieved record trading figures in the year to the end of April. Pre-tax profit (EBITA) rose from £7 million to £8.7 million on […]

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