Supermarkets make wholesale play

How will supermarkets making a play in wholesale affect your business?

Martyn Fisher analyses what yet another supermarket play in wholesale means for the channel As part of a strategy to “work with new partners to grow our business and respond to rapidly changing shopper habits”,...

Are drones set to transform wholesale?

Martyn Fisher on what benefits drones can deliver to your business   Consultancy powerhouse PWC has predicted that drones will lead to a £42bn increase in UK gross domestic product (GDP) by 2030, with 76,000 of...

Ex-Bestway and Costco man lands SWA top job

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has appointed Colin Smith as chief executive (designate), succeeding current executive director Kate Salmon who is retiring after leading the trade body for 35 years. Smith, whose career in the...
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),...