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Government finally offers specific support to wholesalers

The FWD has welcomed the government’s new discretionary local authority grants in high alert areas, with the chancellor Rishi Sunak specifically mentioning the wholesale sector in his announcement. Aiming the funding at “supply chains of...

Scottish hospitality sector launches legal proceedings against government

Five of Scotland’s hospitality industry bodies have taken the unprecedented step of commencing the legal process against restrictions imposed on the licensed trade by the Scottish Government. The Scottish Beer & Pub Association, The Scottish...

Bakery range offering post-Covid opportunities

St. Pierre is giving caterers the chance to tap into changing demand for food on the go with a range of individually wrapped bakery goods within the foodservice sector. Food on the go has evolved...
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Foodservice not expected to fully recovery until 2023, research shows

The UK eating out foodservice market will contract 40% to £54.7bn in 2020 and will not fully recover the value lost until 2023, when the market is forecasted to reach £92.8bn, according to Lumina...

SWA welcomes support package

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has welcomed confirmation from the Scottish Government that some food and drink wholesalers will be able to gain access to a small amount of the £40m support package announced...