Parfetts encourages retailers to score with the Rugby World Cup

Date: September 6, 2023Leave a comment

Parfetts is encouraging retailers to take advantage of the sales opportunities created by The Rugby World Cup, which kicks off in France on 8 September. The wholesaler’s current trade week […]


Parfetts boosts like-for-like sales by 4.7% to £634 million

Date: August 8, 2023Leave a comment

Parfetts saw sales rise from £605 million to £634 million in the year ended June 2023. Profit has not been disclosed. The 4.7% increase in like-for-like sales comes after a […]


Bestway Wholesale holds ‘thank you’ events for suppliers and customers

Date: February 9, 2023Leave a comment

In recognition of the contribution that suppliers have made over the past year working in partnership with Bestway’s trading teams, the company recently held a ‘Thank You Lunch’ at its […]


Bestway Wholesale sees 11% rise in turnover and 90% uplift in profits

Date: January 27, 2023Leave a comment

Bestway Wholesale achieved an 11% rise in turnover to £2.94 billion in the year ended 30 June 2022, while profit before tax increased by 90% to £70.8 million. “The increase […]


Blakemore announces strong sales and retirement of Hallam and Marwood

Date: January 20, 2022Leave a comment

AF Blakemore & Son increased sales by 18% over the Christmas period. Effective planning and additional capacity at Blakemore’s new purpose-built distribution centre in Bedford helped to achieve the sales uplift […]


Blakemore maintains profits despite a 5% sales decline

Date: November 17, 2021Leave a comment

Although AF Blakemore’s group sales for the financial year ending 24 April 2021 declined by 5% to £1.001 billion, pre-tax profits remained in line with the previous year at £6.1 […]


Dhamecha reports a rise in sales and profits

Date: December 26, 2019Leave a comment

The operating profit of Dhamecha Group rose by £1 million to £13 million in the year to 31 March on turnover ahead by £40 million to £793 million. Chief executive […]


Fisherman’s Friend sees strong sales following early start to hayfever season

Date: June 3, 2019Leave a comment

Fisherman’s Friend recorded sales growth of 22% in value and 18% in volume in April, compared with the same period last year. The company – which sold over 260 million […]


HSBC finance package for Hyperama extension

Date: September 2, 2018Leave a comment

Landmark Wholesale member Hyperama has secured a £15 million finance package from HSBC to modernise its West Bromwich cash & carry and expand its importing operation through associated business JK […]


Hyperama increases sales, profits and margin

Date: August 3, 2018Leave a comment

Landmark Wholesale member Hyperama, with cash & carries in Peterborough, Nottingham, Derby and West Bromwich, increased pre-tax profit from £1 million to £1.4 million in the year to 28 January […]


Bestway Wholesale reports sales and profits decline

Date: February 6, 2017Leave a comment

Despite an increase in group pre-tax profit of 6% to £413.3 million on turnover ahead by 9% to £3.28 billion, the wholesale business of Bestway Group sustained a fall in […]


Londis and Budgens lift Booker’s sales

Date: October 21, 2016Leave a comment

Despite a continued decline in tobacco sales – down by 5.6% in the latest half year – and overall like-for-like retail income decreasing by 2.8%, Booker Group managed to increase […]