Hancocks closes Dundee facility

Hancocks has made the decision to close its Dundee depot, bringing the total of permanent closures to five since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The wholesaler closed its Coventry, Stoke, Croydon and Reading depots...

New group buying manager at Caterforce

Caterforce has appointed former Country Range category buyer Joanna Halucha as its new group buying manager to support its head office team in Cheshire. Replacing Kelly Orme, who will now be working with the buying...

Retail chief to leave Bestway

Following two years as chief retail Officer, Andy Cresswell will leave his position aat Bestway in January next year, with the wholesaler currently in the process of recruiting for a rebranded head of stores...

Confex welcomes new members as it outlines expansion plans

Confex has welcomed two new members to the buying group in the form of Brook Street Foodservice & grocery wholesaler Mayfair Export. These recruitments form part of a continued and targeted campaign to gain more...

Industry figures launch foodservice strategy business

Former Caterforce managing director Nick Redford is part of a group of experts that have formed foodservice strategy firm Zest Food Partners. Redford has joined forces with founding partner of Arete Procurement Solutions and previously...