Blakemore Foodservice

Blakemore Foodservice looks to strengthen supplier ties

In order to seek new opportunities across the sector, Blakemore Foodservice has called upon its supplier base to work more collaboratively with the industry. The call to action came from Blakemore Foodservice’s leaders Caoire Blakemore...
Caterforce MD Nick Redford

Caterforce announces sales growth

Foodservice buying group Caterforce has announced an annual sales growth of £54m and a turnover of £524m, despite the loss of Kent Frozen Foods to acquisition in early 2018. The group has put the growth...
Confex

Confex members awarded at show

GWD Convenience was crowned best retail wholesaler at  Confex’s Green Wholesaler Awards, with Dunsters Farm named best foodservice wholesaler. The buying group’s annual event coincided with its trade show, with more than 500 members and...
Soft drinks

Soft drinks the largest driver of wholesale traffic, says report

The soft drinks category accounted for 24% of retailer visits to wholesalers and cash and carry depots in 2018, making it the single largest category driver of traffic, according to a report from Britvic. Rachel...

NYC-inspired buns launched into foodservice market

New York Bakery Co has launched a range of buns into the foodservice market to target coffee shops, pubs, universities, casual dining and food-to-go outlets. Inspired by the...