Darren Goldney to head up Unitas Wholesale

Date: September 13, 2018Leave a comment

Darren Goldney, former managing director of Today’s Group, has been appointed the new MD of Unitas Wholesale, the group formed by merging Today’s with Landmark. His counterpart at Landmark, John […]

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Landmark and Today’s merger confirmed

Date: September 7, 2018Leave a comment

The respective members of Today’s and Landmark have voted to merge the groups to form Unitas Wholesale Ltd. Of those members who voted, 96% were in favour of the merger […]

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Landmark and Today’s announce plans to merge as Unitas

Date: August 6, 2018Leave a comment

Landmark Wholesale and Today’s Group have announced that their Boards have agreed to take a proposal to merge both groups to a wider voting process by their members. The objective of […]

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Seven leading wholesalers object to Booker-Tesco merger

Date: October 6, 2017Leave a comment

Seven of the UK’s leading wholesalers have written a joint letter to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) urging it to block the Tesco-Booker merger. The managing directors of Bestway, […]

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‘Get a move on’ – Booker wants speedier response from CMA

Date: July 11, 2017Leave a comment

Booker has approached the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) to accelerate the process of its proposed £3.7 billion merger with Tesco, which was announced towards the end of January. A […]

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‘Suppliers will get behind Tesco/Booker merger’ – Wilson

Date: January 30, 2017Leave a comment

The prospect of the combined Tesco/Booker business using its stronger position to negotiate better buying terms has caused some concern among suppliers. However, Booker’s chief executive Charles Wilson has reported […]

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Booker/Tesco deal is ‘not a betrayal’ says Charles Wilson

Date: January 27, 2017Leave a comment

Although the shock £3.7 billion merger between Tesco and Booker will have to be approved by the Competition & Markets Authority, the deal is widely expected to go ahead because […]

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