Blog Category: News

Sarah took the opportunity to speak out at a senior leadership meeting and landed a fantastic job in the process

This month, our Top Talent interview is with Head of Insight and Customer Experience at Bidfood, Sarah Whiddett. She says taking risks, speaking out and using every opportunity to put yourself forward has helped her to progress quickly within the business Name, job title and company Sarah Whiddett, Head of Insight & Customer Experience, Bidfood

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Jill Livesey, Managing Director, HIM (second from right) with her team at WiW Conference 2017

Women in Wholesale (WiW) has commissioned a report with research consultancy HIM to support manufacturers and wholesalers to attract more females into wholesale roles. WiW Founder and Organiser, Elit Rowland, said: “One of the biggest challenges with recruitment in wholesale is attracting a diverse pipeline in the first place. Many manufacturers and wholesalers want more

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At WiW our mission is to highlight positive female role models in wholesale, particularly fresh faces and aspiring talent. So we’re kicking off 2018 with a NEW WiW Top Talent Spotlight. First up is Kelly Roberts, Sales Manager Wholesale. Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) who tells us about the toughest moment in her career, her aspirations for the

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JJ Mastercard

National wholesaler JJ Food Service has supported UK restaurants and takeaways with a total of £500K interest-free credit since the launch of the JJ Food Service Mastercard* just 12-weeks ago. “The prospect of starting a new restaurant or takeaway can be daunting when considering how to manage costs, particularly with banks getting tougher on loans”,

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National wholesaler JJ Food Service has launched a marketing campaign to highlight the sustainable farming methods used to source its range of gluten-free Super Crisp Chips. A new YouTube video (view it here) has been produced to highlight the key selling points of the own-label chip range – together with social media, digital and print marketing.

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Best Healthier Takeaway Options – Wraps and Wings, London (Go Healthy Menu)

Restaurant website builder FOODit, a JJ Food Service company, has launched the FOODit Independent Takeaway Awards 2018 to commend its most popular takeaway customers. The UK-wide awards, launched for the first time this year, cover 10 different categories which recognise the Best Individual Dishes as well as the Most Popular, Most Highly Recommended and Most

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This week LEAD UK Chapter held its Christmas Networking event at the prestigious Ernst Young (EY) Offices at 1 More Place, just a stone’s throw from the stunning Tower of London.  More than 50 men and women attended to enjoy presentations on ‘Engaging Men in Gender Diversity’ and ‘Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives’ from guest speakers

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Women in Wholesale (WiW) is delighted to announce key dates for 2018 – the Spring Networking event will be held on April 26th and the Annual Conference will be help on October l8th. Please put them in your diaries! Both events will be held at the contemporary Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Offices at 250 Bishopsgate, near London Liverpool Street Station. Big thank you to

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