Wholesalers concerned scheme will only provide temporary relief as challenges lay ahead for industry without further support
As the focus on the nation’s waistlines intensifies, what could this mean for wholesale channel’s product ranges and promotions?
Government clarifies new legislation only refers to members of the public rather than trade visitors
FWD chief's rallying cry for wholesalers to keep fighting following EFRA Select Committee call for greater government support
Following the hospitality support measures announced by Rishi Sunak on 8 July, wholesale MDs voice their disappointment over continued lack of support
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
FWD member foodservice distributors raised a weary cheer at the government's announcement that the hospitality sector could begin to reopen from 4 July - but it's only one cheer, not three.
Supply chain asking for manufacturer and government support to move ambient and frozen stock as hospitality businesses re-open