Wholesale Industry News

Sales of Spar UK approach £3 billion mark

Date: May 18, 2017Leave a comment

Spar UK’s retail sales rose by 8.5% to £2.84 billion in 2016, largely due to a surge in its number of symbol retailers. There was also more emphasis on fresh […]

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Hall’s Direct acquired by Lomond to create £30m turnover business

Date: May 18, 2017Leave a comment

In a major deal for Scotland’s delivered wholesale industry, Lomond – The Wholesale Food Co has acquired Hall’s Direct, giving the enlarged business an annual turnover of £30 million. Glasgow-based […]

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Coca-Cola and Spar are active partners for ParkLives programme

Date: May 15, 2017Leave a comment

Coca-Cola European Partners has teamed up with Spar for the ParkLives community programme across England, Scotland and Wales this summer. The annual scheme – the soft drink supplier’s fourth since […]

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Record orders at Fairway ‘Meet the Member’ event

Date: May 15, 2017Leave a comment

Deals worth more than £900,000 were struck at Fairway Foodservice’s latest ‘Meet the Member’ event, which was held at Villa Park in Birmingham. The record figure beat the previous highest […]

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Bidfood employees aid the African water crisis

Date: May 8, 2017Leave a comment

Bidfood has raised over £9,400 for The One Foundation as part of its World Water Day campaign to fund clean water projects in Africa. This amount will directly impact the […]

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