Former NFT Distribution sales and marketing manager Dale Fiddy has joined Fowler Welch as its strategic development director. Fiddy (pictured below) had worked at NFT since 2009, before which he spent 10 years with Culina. Starting in his new role today (6 June) Fiddy will initially be responsible for developing the benefits of collaborative working in the food sector between manufacturers and retailers, notably operator’s relationship with Dairy Crest at its Nuneaton NDC. The operator saw an increase in its […]
Food distribution specialist Fowler Welch more than doubled its operating profit in the first half of the current financial year, its interim report shows.
The agricultural transport sector has fared better than others during the recession with the help of rigorous cost control and by constantly seeking to add value. Louise Cole reports The agricultural sector is performing strongly, despite a highly competitive marketplace – but the goal for operators in future will be ensuring they occupy a spot in the market where they can add value to the supply chain. The crops and produce markets fared better through the recession than many sectors […]
NFT Distribution reported profit up but turnover down in its first trading year under the ownership of private equity backer EmergeVest.