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Being braver in business, communicating with impact and understanding unconscious bias were all subjects tackled at this year’s Women in Wholesale (WiW) conference under the theme of Progress to Success. Held in London on 11th September, the event saw around 200 women and men listen to speakers and take part in panel discussions with senior

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Debbie will join the WiW Panel to discuss the key to confidence

Managing Director of SPAR, Debbie Robinson, is joining the Women in Wholesale Conference to offer her top tips on how to boost confidence in business.   As the UK Managing Director, Debbie Robinson has guided SPAR through year on year growth whilst reducing costs for shoppers and retailers alike. Both sales and profits at SPAR have continued to

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Holly heads up Bidfood's commercial brand strategy

In WiW’s latest Top Talent blog, Bidfood’s Holly Marrero Easson reveals the highs and mustard-tasting lows of her seven-year career in wholesale – plus some great tips and must-reads!  How long have you worked in your current role? 2 years What are your day to day responsibilities I am responsible for a portfolio of five own brands, ultimately

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Wholesaler JJ Foodservice has teamed up with its restaurant-website builder company, FOODit, to offer caterers the chance to win a FREE online ordering site. To be in with the chance of winning, caterers and restaurants across the UK must simply share photos of their ‘most unique’ dishes with @jjfoodservice on social media, using the hashtag

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National wholesaler JJ Foodservice is the first UK wholesaler to introduce an amazon-style notification system to give customers an estimated time of arrival based on real-time data.  Head of Operations at JJ Foodservice, Sedat Kaan Hendekli, said, “Customers are sent an email notification when their order is first dispatched and then again when the driver

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Women in Wholesale (WiW) is partnering with the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD) to get more female wholesalers recognised and rewarded at the Skills and Development Awards, taking place on 6th November at the Houses of Parliament.  These non-competitive awards celebrate the achievements of wholesale people who have made a significant commitment to their employer

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Our 2018 conference will be held in the state-of-the-art auditorium at 1 Wimpole Street, London

Conference programme Theme:  PROGRESS TO SUCCESS!  Actionable advice to move businesses and careers forward Date: September 11th, 2018; Venue: 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0LZ Schedule  9:30am – 10:00am Coffee and registration 10:00am – 10:10am Welcome from Elit Rowland, WiW Founder Session One 10:10am – 11:10am The Wholesale Landscape Chair: Clare Bocking, Commercial Director, Tulip Food Solutions

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Organisers of Women in Wholesale (WiW) have announced that the theme for the 2018 conference taking place on September 11th in London, will be ‘Progress to Success.’ Opening the day will be Debbie Harrison, Joint Managing Director of Pricecheck (pictured below) – a fast-growing UK wholesaler and member of the Today’s Group. Debbie has worked

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National wholesaler JJ Food Service has expanded its sales team and product range to support the UK care homes sector. Despite its core business being with the independent restaurant trade, the wholesaler says that the care home sector is in good growth and the business is well positioned to respond. Group General Manager at JJ

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