The FWD finds several holes in the Budget

Date: March 9, 2017Leave a comment

The Federation of Wholesale Distributors responded swiftly to Wednesday’s Budget, with chief executive James Bielby listing the soft drinks levy, National Living Wage and potential new duty rates on cider […]


Benefits of partnering with Jacobs Douwe Egberts Professional

Date: January 14, 2017Leave a comment

Andy Dixon (pictured), sales director at Jacobs Douwe Egberts Professional, explains why the foodservice coffee expert is scaling up its investment in the wholesale trade. What proportion of your business […]


Retailer interaction key to growth – Imperial Tobacco

Date: October 24, 2016Leave a comment

Peter Whitfield (pictured), account director – key accounts wholesale at Imperial Tobacco, explains why it is important that the trade focuses on category sustainability. What proportion of your business goes […]


Sunday trading threat to independent stores

Date: February 4, 2016Leave a comment

New rules allowing supermarkets to open longer on Sundays could see many communities losing their local independent shops, the Federation of Wholesale Distributors has warned. Chief executive James Bielby said […]