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WiW launches digital series 

Women in Wholesale (WiW) has launched a series of video blogs and webinars in order to keep members supported during lockdown. Using the theme ‘Take Control’, the video series will begin with a ‘Take Control...

Face masks not a legal requirement in depots, government confirms to FWD

Wholesale customers and supplier reps will not be legally required a to wear face masks in depots, with the government confirming to the FWD that they were exempt from the requirements as they are...

Online marketplace offers new route-to-market for suppliers

A new online marketplace is allowing food manufacturers and suppliers to make their products available to the food market without minimum order quantities. Open to the wholesale, trade and consumer sectors, GFG has been set-up for...

66% increase in wholesale app use, data shows

The first quarter of 2020 saw a 66% increase in total transactions using a wholesale app compared to the same period last year, along with an 84% increase in the total number of orders...

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...