JJ Food Service sets target of 20% female warehouse staff by 2018

JJ Food Service has set a target to employ at least 20% female warehouse staff by 2018 to help promote careers within the business to a greater diversity of talent. JJ HQ branch manager Sedat...
HIM WHOLESALE FORUM 2017

Ten things learned from the HIM Wholesale Forum

The HIM Wholesale Forum took place on 6 July at the Wellcome Collection. 130 wholesalers, retailers and suppliers from the grocery sector were present to hear speakers update them on the current goings on...
Tesco-Booker merger

Warm weather boosts Booker Wholesale sales

Booker Wholesale has reported a 4.2% rise in like-for-like sales for the 12 weeks to 16 June, boosted by a late Easter and warm weather. Non-tobacco sales were up 9.6% on a like-for-like basis, while...
Bidfood Hospitality Hub

Bidfood opens hospitality hub for the food and drink sector

Bidfood Scotland has opened its doors to a new, purpose built hospitality hub in Larbert, which will serve as the first of its kind for the Scottish food and drink sector. Opened by Fergus Ewing...
Blakemore Logistics Invests in Distribution Fleet

Blakemore Logistics invests in distribution fleet

Blakemore Logistics has announced an investment in its distribution fleet as part of an ongoing vehicle replacement programme. The business has acquired 22 new Globetrotter tractor units to replace some of the older vehicles at...