Fairway Foodservice revamps purchasing team

Troy McKee has been promoted to purchasing director at Fairway Foodservice, with the current purchasing manager replacing the outgoing Steven Jeavons.

The news was revealed at the company’s meet the member event in Nottingham, where it was also announced that Adam Williamson has been appointed purchasing manager.

“The expansion of the team is the first step in implementing our new purchasing structure and strategy, to bring members more support, guidance, and of course great products,” Mckee said. “This is one of the reasons we hold these events throughout the year, as they enable us to meet both suppliers and members and find out exactly what they need.”

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Over 150 people attended the two-day event, with 40 suppliers sharing new product innovations, trend insights and unique deals with Fairway’s members.

“The Fairway MTM is a fantastic opportunity for our members to meet face to face with suppliers, take advantage of exclusive deals, and of course find out more about how Fairway can support them, too,” added Richard Ellison, Fairway Event Organiser. “This year we had a new venue, with superb facilities, making the whole event seamless and enjoyable for all.”

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Paul Hill is the Editor of Better Wholesaling. He can be found on Twitter at @BW_PaulHill, or contacted via paul.hill@newtrade.co.uk and 07960935659.


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