And the winner is... on the shortlist. See who's going for gold on November 24

The judges have spoken and the FWD Gold Medals Award winners have been chosen - but not without fierce competition from a pack of talented individuals in all disciplines of the wholesale industry.

A record crop of nominations from across the wholesale channel demonstrates the depth of talent and commitment among FWD members' teams, as they vie for awards including the Young Wholesaler of the Year, Depot Manager of the Year and Cash and Carry Team of the Year. The judges have selected three or four finalists for each award, with the winner to be announced to the assembled industry on November 24 at Old Billingsgate in London. 

See the shortlists here

Old Billingsgate, the former wholesale fish market on the banks of the Thames, is the perfect venue to bring together the past and future of the wholesale distribtion sector. Book your place here

The awards for suppliers include Grocery Brand, Drinks Brand and Foodservice Brand, as well as medals for promotional and digital innovations. Shortlists for these are anounced on the night.

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