Sustainability news

Parfetts invests for greener depots

Parfetts invests for greener depots

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

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Costco teams up to embrace solar

Costco teams up to embrace solar

Costco has joined forces with Engenera Renewables Group to support its members in combatting soaring energy costs through the adoption of solar power

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Brakes switches on latest renewable energy initiative

Brakes switches on latest renewable energy initiative

Brakes takes the next step to natural energy use across its estate with a solar panel system at its Aylesford depot, after previous installation in Harlow.

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New environmentally friendly fleet for Wrights

New environmentally friendly fleet for Wrights

Food manufacturing specialist Wrights has announced a £1.3m investment in a fleet of environmentally friendly vehicles

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DRS delay highlights complexity and need for alignment

DRS delay highlights complexity and need for alignment

Federation of Wholesale Distributors and Scottish Wholesale Association react to the decision to delay the launch of Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme

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Lomond adds value with sustainability advice

Lomond adds value with sustainability advice

Lomond: The Wholesale Food Co has launched its latest product brochure with a clear sustainability message running throughout

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Harlech Foodservice invests to reduce CO2 and save energy

Harlech Foodservice invests to reduce CO2 and save energy

Harlech is on course for significant CO2 and energy cost reductions as it invests in more environmentally friendly systems

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Country Range collaborates to improve carbon footprint

Country Range collaborates to improve carbon footprint

Working with ClimatePartner to identify targets and initiatives is to help the Group and its members operate in a more environmentally sustainable way

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Dunns Food and Drinks to deliver on sustainability drive

Dunns Food and Drinks to deliver on sustainability drive

Scottish wholesaler announces a £1.5m investment in a range of major sustainability measures to support its long-term Net Zero ambitions

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Cashflow support to help drinks producers prepare for DRS

Cashflow support to help drinks producers prepare for DRS

Circularity Scotland has announced £22m of cashflow support measures to help Scotland’s drinks industry prepare for the introduction of Scotland’s deposit return scheme

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Sysco calls for climate change collaboration

Sysco calls for climate change collaboration

As it launches its latest electric vehicle, Sysco in Great Britain has called for greater cross-industry collaboration

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Single-use plastics ban in force from October 2023

Single-use plastics ban in force from October 2023

FWD expresses concern over another supply chain burden as government bans sale of single-use plastics to tackle environmental impact

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Expansion with greener depots for Bidfood in 2023

Expansion with greener depots for Bidfood in 2023

Bidfood is to open two new depots in 2023, strengthening its offer and supporting its greener depots and carbon footprint reduction targets

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Green livery for first James Hall & Co electric trailer

Green livery for first James Hall & Co electric trailer

Wholesaler has taken delivery of its first fully electric refrigerated trailer which eliminates diesel costs as well as CO2 emissions from the trailer refrigeration unit

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Savona Foodservice rolls out 100% electric vehicles

Savona Foodservice rolls out 100% electric vehicles

Savona customers are now receiving their orders in pioneering dual-temperature 100% electric vehicles – the first of their kind in the UK and Europe

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