Pioneer named North of England ‘family business of the year’

Cumbrian wholesaler Pioneer Foodservice has been named the ‘North of England & Northern Ireland Family Business of the Year’. Business owners from all corners of the UK attended the London event following their successes at...
Bestway

Bestway to buy Blakemore’s Cardiff and Walsall depots

Bestway Wholesale is to complete a deal to purchase Blakemore Wholesale’s Cardiff and Walsall depots in the coming weeks. The deal will increase the number of warehouses operated by Bestway to 65 upon completion. It comes...

Parfetts to purchase Blakemore Middlesbrough

Parfetts has acquired Blakemore Wholesale's Middlesbrough cash & carry depot. The acquisition of the warehouse increases Parfetts' total number of warehouses to seven, including depots in Stockport, Aintree, Sheffield, Somercotes, Halifax and Anfield. The purchase will be completed...

Multi-language-focused PoS trial launched by Pladis and Dhamecha

Pladis has launched a bespoke, multi-language-focused trial with Dhamecha Cash & Carry. The purpose of the manufacturer's 'Better Biscuits' category initiative in the leading wholesaler's seven London depots will be to identify the impact and...

More Blakemore Wholesale depot closure dates announced

Blakemore Wholesale staff at the company’s Wolverhampton HQ have been warned that departments related to its cash & carry business are to shut down. A Blakemore spokesperson said: “This decision has been reached following careful...