Gary Mullineux made permanent MD of Caterforce

Date: January 10, 2020Leave a comment

Gary Mullineux, who was named as interim managing director of Caterforce after the announcement that MD Nick Redford was leaving at the end of 2019 (Cash & Carry Management: October 2019), […]

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National press advert for new managing director of Landmark

Date: December 30, 2016Leave a comment

The replacement for Martin Williams as managing director of Landmark Wholesale can expect to receive an annual salary of between £120,00 and £150,000. The job, advertised in The Daily Telegraph, […]

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Martin Williams to leave Landmark at end of year

Date: October 27, 2016Leave a comment

Landmark Wholesale is in the process of choosing a new managing director to replace Martin Williams, who will leave at the end of December after 33 years with the group. […]

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Martin Race promoted to managing director of Bestway Wholesale

Date: August 10, 2016Leave a comment

Bestway Group veteran Younus Sheikh, 74, has stepped down as managing director of the C&C/wholesale division, becoming non-executive director. His successor is Martin Race, who has been with the company […]

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Appleby Westward promises lower prices and acquires a 63-store business

Date: July 1, 2016Leave a comment

Spar retailers in the south-west have been promised lower wholesale prices by regional distributor Appleby Westward, saving them an overall outlay of more than £650,000. The delivered wholesaler’s managing director […]

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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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Today’s managing director Bill Laird dies aged 54

Date: January 19, 2016Leave a comment

Following a long battle with cancer, Today’s Group managing director Bill Laird, 54, has passed away. With an inscrutable face that hid a wicked sense of humour, Laird (pictured) joined what […]

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Mark Aylwin joins Matthew Clark as managing director

Date: December 17, 2015Leave a comment

Mark Aylwin, former managing director of Booker Direct and ex-chief executive of Blueheath, the delivered wholesale business which was absorbed by Booker in 2007, has become managing director of drinks wholesaler Matthew […]

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Weekly news summary 23rd July 2015

Date: July 23, 2015Leave a comment

HEADLINES THIS WEEK: – PRICECHECK JOINS TODAY’S GROUP – MARK AYLWIN NAMED MD OF MUSGRAVE GB – JJ FOOD SERVICE PUTS MORE EMPHASIS ON FRESH MEAT

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