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Chris Sanders of Radnor Hills: Are your soft drink sales healthy?

Date: October 16, 2017Leave a comment

Chris Sanders (pictured), sales director at Radnor Hills, urges wholesalers to tap into the sales potential of school and hospital-compliant soft drinks. What proportion of your business goes through the […]

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Kettle Foods acquires popcorn producer Cornpoppers

Date: October 2, 2017Leave a comment

Kettle Foods has announced its acquisition of Cornpoppers Ltd – a UK popcorn producer based in Wednesbury, West Midlands. Established in 1979, Cornpoppers is a privately-owned family business supplying high […]

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Imperial’s ignite awards recognise independent trade’s successes

Date: September 19, 2017Leave a comment

Imperial Tobacco has recognised the achievements of independent retailers at its third annual ignite awards. Hosted by comedian and Radio 4 broadcaster, Dominic Holland, the event took place at the […]

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Feeling good about wholesale – Simon Ruddick of Vimto UK

Date: August 12, 2017Leave a comment

Simon Ruddick (pictured), commercial controller for cash & carry at Vimto UK, explains why he believes it is an exciting time to work with the wholesale channel. What proportion of […]

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Introduction of new categories proves successful for Pricecheck

Date: July 24, 2017Leave a comment

Following the introduction of new product categories, international wholesale and distribution business Pricecheck recorded an annual turnover of £54.7 million for 2016-17, representing an increase of £11.1 million on the […]

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