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*.

Steve Parfett, chairman of Parfetts Cash & Carry, has won the Family Business Director of the Year Award from the Institute of Directors (IoD).

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