Bestway utilises ex-P&H vans and staff for new van sales operation

Date: January 16, 2018Leave a comment

Bestway Wholesale is starting up a new van sales operation selling crisps, snacks, confectionery and soft drinks, following the placing into administration of P&H’s Snacksdirect and Sweetsdirect businesses. The van sales […]


Palmer and Harvey placed in administration

Date: November 29, 2017Leave a comment

Palmer and Harvey has gone into administration with 2,500 immediate job losses after failing to secure additional funding to support the business, according to PwC. The remaining 900 employees will assist […]


Palmer and Harvey launches Bakedirect van sales division

Date: December 16, 2016Leave a comment

Bakedirect has joined Palmer and Harvey’s direct van sales operations, which already includes Sweetdirect and Snacksdirect. The 25 van service, linked to suppliers including Warburtons, McVitie’s, Premier Foods and Carrs […]


Palmer and Harvey to combine wholesale and direct vans sales teams

Date: November 19, 2015Leave a comment

Palmer and Harvey (P&H) is merging its wholesale and direct van sales teams, which it claims will bring added benefits to independents. Until now, the wholesale structure has enabled retailers […]