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Bidfood takes next step in carbon management

March 25, 2024 11:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Bidfood has committed to calculating its climate footprint, including Scope 3, right across the value chain Announcing its strategic collaboration with CarbonCloud, a pioneer in climate intelligence technology, Bidfood is taking steps forward to accurately measure and reduce its full... Read more


Sports fans benefit from green moves

March 25, 2024 11:10 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Iconic sporting events including Six Nations, the FA Cup Final and the Cheltenham Gold Cup will provide fans with cutting-edge carbon footprint information about food and drink this spring and summer Freemans Event Partners, a wholesale member of Confex, has... Read more


SWA helps sector transition to net zero

March 19, 2024 11:34 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Together with other senior leaders from Scotland’s HGC industry, the Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has developed a suite of actions to help the sector transition to net zero Led by the Zero Emission Truck Taskforce, the HGV Decarbonisation Pathway works... Read more


Britvic: Doing good while doing well

March 13, 2024 7:53 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Britvic sets ambitious targets when it comes to sustainability. Here, Tom Fiennes, Commercial Sustainability Director, shares just some of the soft drinks’ manufacturer’s key achievements in the past 12 months Doing good while doing well has been at the heart... Read more


JTI and Parfetts: The green team

January 15, 2024 1:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

What do JTI and Parfetts have in common? They are both trailblazers when it comes to sustainability. JTI, and Wholesale News, visited Parfetts’ Birmingham depot to witness its energy-efficient measures first hand Photography: EI Commercial Photo Sustainability is a key... Read more


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