Monthly Archives: October 2017

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Flexible working, tackling unconscious bias and attracting and retaining talent were just some of the themes debated at the second Women in Wholesale (WiW) conference at The British Library last week. Almost 200 men and women from across the food and drink wholesale and manufacturing industry gathered to hear a raft of inspiring speakers discuss the

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National wholesaler JJ Food Service has increased the number of females working in the warehouse from zero to 13% in just six months, following its ‘Women in the Warehouse’ recruitment campaign. JJ Food Service COO, Mushtaque Ahmed, said, “Minor workplace adjustments have taken the physicality out of the traditional warehouse, helping to attract more females

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National wholesaler JJ Food Service has launched a card for all customers with an upper limit of £25,000 and up to 37-days interest free credit to support caterers’ cash flow. JJ Food Service CEO Mustafa Kiamil said, “This is a first for the UK foodservice industry – we understand how hard it can be for

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National wholesaler JJ Food Service has renewed a multi-million pound contract to supply school meals for the London Borough of Newham. The wholesaler has supplied the borough for the past four years with frozen foods and has been successful in adding grocery products to the contract, more than doubling its value. Group General Manager, Terry

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The Women in Wholesale (WiW) conference took place this week with the mission to support the development and progress of females working in UK grocery wholesale. Almost 200 wholesalers, cash and carries and FMCG brands gathered at the British Library in London for the event, more than double last year’s attendance.   Country Range MD, Coral

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