Tesco-Booker merger

Wilson to leave Booker next year

Booker Group chief executive Charles Wilson is to retire in February after 15 years at the helm of the wholesale giant. Stepping down officially in February 2021, current Tesco chief product officer Andrew Yexley will...

JJ Foodservice reports record sales post-pandemic

JJ Foodservice has reported record sales following the reopening of the hospitality sector, with the company putting this down to the eating out market picking up and home consumers continuing to shop in bulk. For...

Bidfood predicts a cautious christmas

2020 will bring a ‘traditional Christmas with caution’, involving socially distanced small gatherings, single serve food or personal buffet platters, as well as celebrating truly British traditions, according to findings from Bidfood. The foodservice giant,...

Cotswold Fayre plans for future with new sales and ecommerce roles

Fine foods wholesaler Cotswold Fayre has appointed Lawrence Moore and Faye Foot into the newly created roles of sales director and ecommerce manager, as the as the company handles an increase of online orders and prepares for...

News analysis: What the easing of lockdown means for the channel

Paul Hill looks at what the easing of lockdown means for the channel At the time of writing, the government lockdown has started to ease, with the Chancellor's 'Eat Out To Help Out' plan hoping...