News analysis: What does the future hold for the foodservice industry?

Paul Hill looks at what the long-term future holds for the foodservice industry Last year, the UK foodservice sector was predicted to grow from £98.4bn to £106bn in total market value by 2030*. However, the...

Analysis: Will the wholesale channel have another shot at the vaping market?

Priyanka Jethwa analyses whether the wholesale channel has missed the vaping opportunity With the menthol ban just around the corner, it could provide wholesalers with a second chance to take advantage of the vaping market,...

What does the changing political situation and Brexit mean for the wholesale industry?

Paul Hill looks at the changing political situation and Brexit and what it means for the wholesale industry Recent months have seen a seismic shift in the political landscape of the UK and EU. As...

What will the effects of Asda entering the wholesale channel be?

Asda has now launched its membership-free cash-and-carry operation at its store in Patchway, Bristol, with the concept set to be rolled out across the UK, if successful. The 20,000sq ft operation, under a new fascia...

What could a DRS system mean for Scottish wholesalers?

Paul Hill looks into the potential issues wholesalers face with a deposit return scheme in Scotland With the Scottish government’s scheduled date for a deposit return scheme (DRS) of early 2021 etching closer, wholesalers have...