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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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National wholesaler JJ Food Service has seen a dramatic increase in driver efficiency following an investment into the use of Telematics across its multi-temperature vehicle fleet. The project started six months ago and already the amount of time vehicles are left idling has reduced by 500 hours per month while miles per gallon have increased

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National wholesaler JJ Food Service will be holding Trade Days across ten of its UK branches offering businesses free products and discounts on food, drink, disposables, packaging and hygiene products. Group General Manager, Terry Larkin said, “We are keen to tell customers about our great products and services, so whether you’re a café or restaurant,

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Kirsty Winkel, Trading Manager for Landmark Wholesale shares the highlights of her nine-year career with Landmark Wholesale  How long have you worked in your current job? I joined Landmark Wholesale in November 2008, working within the Accounts Department but I secured my current role in Trading (Non-Food – Branded & Own Brand) in November 2017 What

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88% of managing directors and HR personnel within the wholesale industry believe a gender-diverse workforce can have a positive impact on how a business performs, with 57% of managing directors wanting more female representation at board level.  Yet, how the industry targets females through the recruitment process could be a reason wholesale is not attracting

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Katie Jenkins of Bolt Learning

Bolt Learning’s Katie Jenkins (pictured) says that despite being excellent communicators, women freeze at business events. She offers her top tips to help women effortlessly work the room    Last month my husband and I were at our daughter’s new-parent night out, a social for Year 1 parents. On the way home, I asked my

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Janna Horsthuis is the Managing Director of Robinson’s, which was established in 1886 and has evolved, over five generations, into one of the Isle of Man’s best-known companies. Today, the foodservice retailer and wholesaler employs over 175 people and manages over 8,000 product lines. Janna is excited to be taking the family business into the

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We’re delighted to be working with wholesale’s most inspiring leaders for our first-ever speed networking and mentoring event.  Our mentors will be sharing practical advice and career boosting tips. Topics include: career progression, confidence, how to lead and motivate teams and how to better support women in the workplace. Check out the line up below and

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