Booker's group CEO Charles Wilson (pictured) is among the high-profile keynote speakers at next June's Scottish Wholesale Association conference, it was announced today (December 17).
Best-in, the own-label range from Bestway Wholesale, is offering independent retailers up to 80% profit on return on more than 300 lines in its product range throughout January.
Foodservice wholesaler Brakes and waste reduction specialists Wrap have joined forces to create a series of online videos to help inspire chefs with practical tips and ideas to reduce food waste.
A new registration scheme for alcohol wholesalers announced today (December 10) will be "a massive boost for legitimate traders and taxpayers", according to the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD).
Allergen support for foodservice wholesalers
Country Range Group (CRG) has launched an interactive support website to help caterers cope with upcoming legislation requiring them to be fully transparent with consumers about allergens in their dishes.
Watch Imperial Tobacco's latest anti-illicit video
Imperial Tobacco has released its third short film, as part of its Suspect it? Report it! anti-illicit trade campaign.
Budgens' drive for Christmas sales
Budgens is focusing on all the "special moments" that happen over the Christmas period for its latest marketing campaign.
Blakemore gears up for more online growth in 2015
Blakemore Wholesale reports it is now reaping the rewards of a new IT-based marketing strategy following nearly a 42% growth in on-line sales.
3663 unveils its newest depot
Bidvest 3663 is now operating from its brand new depot in Chepstow.
Country Range honours suppliers
Country Range Group last week recognised a host of suppliers that go the extra mile for their customers at its annual supplier awards, held this year at the Tower of London.
Landmark Wholesale welcomes two new board members
Landmark Wholesale has bolstered its Group board with two new appointments.
Bestway Group CEO receives honorary doctorate
The University of Kent has awarded an honorary doctorate to Bestway Group’s chief executive Zameer Choudrey.
Tree of Life recognised for organic drive
Specialist healthfoods wholesalers Tree of Life has been awarded the title of “member of the month” by the Organic Trade Board.
Xmas spending "to top £20bn" this year
Spending on Christmas food and drink will increase by 1.2% this year to £20bn, a new study by the Institute of Grocery Distribution (IGD) has revealed.
3663 unveils “live quote” online ordering
Bidvest 3663 has launched a “live quote” system giving online customers the same opportunities to negotiate a bespoke price as those ordering via the wholesaler’s telesales team.
Today's Group campaigns to get retailers more behind Small Business Saturday
Today’s Group has launched a campaign to encourage independent retailers to raise their staff and customers' awareness of the forthcoming Small Business Saturday, which takes place next Saturday (December 6).
Londis discusses retailer partnerships
Twelve cluster meetings were held across the UK last week bringing together independent store owners to discuss opportunities for the symbol brand in the future.
On-pack Carlsberg footy promo “to reach 1.6 billion people” across UK from this weekend
Carlsberg UK is launching an on-pack promotion offering consumers the chance to win prizes every day throughout December, including Barclays Premier League tickets, branded gifts and football-related rewards.
Here's to Baileys, 40 today and back on TV
Today (November 26) marks the 40th birthday of the UK and the world's biggest-selling liqueur, Baileys. To mark the occasion, the brand's owner Diageo this week launched a new TV advertising campaign, Here's To Us, (pictured) which targets Baileys' mostly female consumer base.
Bain Capital restructures four companies under one banner
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.
Hancocks launches free delivery service for online orders
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*.
National IoD Award for Steve Parfett
Steve Parfett, chairman of Parfetts Cash & Carry, has won the Family Business Director of the Year Award from the Institute of Directors (IoD).
Tribute to Michael Felton, founder of Caterfood
Tributes have been paid to Michael Felton, the founder of South West foodservice wholesaler Caterfood, who died earlier this month aged 78 after a short illness.
Country Range Group gets set for more growth
Country Range Group (CRG) is relocating to new 6,000 sqft headquarters as part of a wider expansion of the company.
Londis invests half a million in tobacco price cuts
Londis UK is investing more than £500,000 to cut prices on four premium cigarette brands.
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