Buying group Sugro has boosted its ranks with four new members, with the new companies combining for £24m in buying power.
Connective Pharma Ltd, FMCG Trading Ltd, Sun Exotic Wholesale Ltd and Metropharm Ltd will join the group which specialises in the confectionery, soft drinks and crisps & snacks categories.
Croydon based Sun Exotic Wholesale Ltd said: “We are proud and excited to join Sugro. Their buying power and expertise in the market will enable us to be in a better position by offering our customers not only the best possible pricing, but also access to a wider range of products from market leaders. Therefore, we are expecting to triple our turnover with them.”
Sugro business development manager, Tabitha Hunter-Smale added: “New member acquisition continues to be a key focus for the business development team and allows us to strengthen our offering to both new and existing Sugro members.
Our focus has, and always will be individual member-centric, utilising our experienced in-house team to provide the very best in sales, IT, design, and marketing support. We are excited to expand our membership in these uncertain times and delighted that independent wholesalers looking for growth and support, continue to choose to partner with Sugro UK,” she added.