Bestway has released  its Christmas Deals brochure which includes promotions on key seasonal alcohol lines and which offers retailers "the chance to win big" this Christmas. Over 420 branded and exclusive label lines will be on promotion through December across a wide range of alcoholic drinks categories and there are also deals across price marked and non-price marked packs to take advantage of personal consumption and gifting occasions.

A trio of Today’s Group senior management - managing director Bill Laird (pictured right) and executive colleagues John Schofield (pictured left), John Baines and John Kinney (pictured centre) - are participating in Movember to raise money to support the research and eradication of prostate and testicular cancers.

Bain Capital, the owners of Brakes Group has formed a new company by pulling together Fresh Direct, M&J Seafood, Pauleys and Wild Harvest all under the Fresh Direct name.

Confectionery specialist Hancocks has overhauled its delivery structure to offer customers a free delivery service across the majority of the UK when they spend more than £150*.

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