FWD’s Chief Executive James Bielby shares the latest announcements from the Chancellor to see how this year’s spring budget will affect the wholesale sector
The government has announced an extension to the current freeze on alcohol duty to 1 August 2023
As Rishi Sunak delivers the Budget, we assess the key points affecting the sector
Wholesalers putting HMRC under pressure to reassess allocation of cigarettes and hand-rolling tobacco during the purchasing restrictions
Rishi Sunak’s measures have been applauded by foodservice wholesalers, although there is continued frustration and disappointment at the lack of sector-specific support for wholesalers
While the mini budget aims to reignite the hospitality sector with a raft of support measures, wholesalers are still in crisis and in desperate need of support, say FWD.
Chancellor hoping to reignite the hospitality sector by slashing VAT to 5% and introducing a discount scheme to encourage people to eat out in August
Government Budget commitment to tackling tax and duty fraud in wholesale applauded by FWD