SWA joins tourism task force

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has joined the new Scottish Tourism Recovery Taskforce that will be responsible for strategic oversight of recovery plans in response to the covid-19 impact on the Scottish tourism and...

Unitas chief writes passionate open letter to government

Unitas Wholesale managing director Darren Goldney has challenged the UK government about the lack of financial support for wholesalers and the struggle foodservice companies are facing, in a passionate open letter in which he cites...
Brakes

Pandemic leads to planned closure of two Brakes depots

Foodservice giant Brakes is considering the closure of its Thorpe and Coventry depots as well as the relocation of two contact centres, as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The two depots have been closed...

Pervez writes letter to chancellor expressing trading law concerns

Bestway Wholesale managing director Dawood Pervez Bestway Wholesale has raised his  concerns over proposed relaxation of sunday trading laws, with an open letter to The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak. Adding his voice to...

Confex to launch own-brand range next year

Confex has announced the launch of a new own-brand range of 275 prodcuts which will be available to its members at the start of next year. Named Core, the buying group has confirmed that it...