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JJ shares Planet Plan progress at conference

November 29, 2023 5:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

JJ Foodservice investing in sustainability, including switching warehouse vehicles from gas to electric, installing solar panels in all branches, and investing in CO2 refrigeration The announcements were made during the JJ Supplier Conference last week, where Chief Operating Officer, Kaan... Read more

Woods Foodservice: Three years carbon neutral

August 3, 2023 8:44 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Demonstrating a long-term focus on sustainability, Woods Foodservice is celebrating its official carbon neutral status for the third year running “We’re absolutely delighted to have achieved this once again,” says Lana Bhikha, Deputy General Manager. “We met the accreditation’s strict... Read more

Parfetts invests for greener depots

June 28, 2023 3:47 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

To drastically reduce its carbon footprint and generate cost savings that help to drive value, Parfetts is rolling out LED lighting and solar panels at its depots across the UK The programme sees new LED lighting installed in Halifax and... Read more

Costco teams up to embrace solar

June 1, 2023 1:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Costco has joined forces with Engenera Renewables Group to support its members in combatting soaring energy costs through the adoption of solar power In today’s retail landscape, where energy prices are reaching unprecedented heights and the urgency to address global... Read more

FWD: Moving towards net zero

May 26, 2023 11:47 am Published by Leave your thoughts

FWD’s project to understand and reduce the environmental footprint of wholesalers has completed its first stage: an analysis of the emissions of members representing 80% of the market by turnover What have we learned so far? The companies taking part... Read more

New environmentally friendly fleet for Wrights

April 24, 2023 10:44 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Food manufacturing specialist Wrights has announced a £1.3m investment in a fleet of environmentally friendly vehicles. The three-site manufacturer which supplies and distributes sweet and savoury bakery products and ready meals into the hospitality and retail sectors as part of... Read more