Women in Wholesale

Gender equality in wholesale – the benefits it can deliver

Helena Drakakis looks into the positive change that gender equality in wholesale can deliver How does a company ensure it looks outwards and attracts a more diverse workforce? The issue is not exclusive to wholesale,...
KFC store front

What went wrong with KFC’s distribution partner switch?

Why did the chicken cross the road? If that joke had been told in February, the punchline would have been because it was safe to walk past a branch of Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC),...
plastic packaging

The government is focused on reducing plastic packaging: what will change?

David Burrows looks at the shift in perceptions and policies around the use of plastic packaging. Any day now, the Treasury is expected to launch a call for evidence on how charges and taxes could...
Brexit

The Brexit battle over food

Brexit is the food industry’s biggest battle since the Second World War, David Burrows learns If Ian Wright, director-general at the Food and Drink Federation, had aimed to cast a shadow over the first few...
P&H

P&H: A wake-up call

Priyanka Jethwa looks at what happens next in wholesale after the collapse of Palmer & Harvey A catastrophic turn of events has left in its wake the collapse of the UK’s second-biggest wholesaler and fifth-biggest private...