Plans are under way for the Scottish Wholesale Association’s 2019 Annual Conference with Dawood Pervez, managing director of Bestway Wholesale, Colin McLean, chief executive of Dundee-based Spar wholesaler CJ Lang and Chieh Huang, chief executive of the US-based online wholesaler Boxed among the speakers.
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Scottish Wholesale Achievers 2019: Sponsors’ Feedback
Scottish Wholesale Achievers is delighted to list these examples of best practice within the wholesale industry – provided by the sponsors of the awards – as part of our aim to raise standards.
Achievers Awards Dinner 2019 - VIDEO
Watch our round-up video of the Scottish Wholesale Achievers Awards Dinner which took place on Friday, 31st January 2019.
SWA to sit on DRS Implementation Advisory Group
The Scottish Wholesale Association has been invited to sit on the Deposit Return Scheme Implementation Advisory Group, whose objectives are: to provide industry expertise and advice on the implementation of the DRS for Scotland; and facilitate access to expertise and resources from participants within the group and their broader networks.
JW Filshill named Scotland’s top wholesale business
JW Filshill, the Glasgow-based delivered wholesaler and cash & carry, has been named the best wholesale business in Scotland at the prestigious Scottish Wholesale Achievers awards.
Employment Law Update January 2019
Our latest Employment Law Update, prepared by 121 HR Solutions, offers homeworking tips for employers and also covers key issues including monitoring in the workplace, applying absence management policies, and misuse of social media at work.
SWA Bulletin - January 29th 2019
Catch up with the latest news from the Scottish Wholesale Association in our January Bulletin.
SWA responds to HFSS consultation
Scottish Wholesale Association responds to the consultation reducing health harms of food high in fat, sugar and salt.
Leading retailers warn of food security threat in event of no-deal Brexit
Leading retailers have warned that a no-deal Brexit threatens the UK's food security and will lead to higher prices and empty shelves in the short-term.
Good Food Nation: Scottish Government launches consultation
The Scottish Government has published its Good Food Nation Proposals for Legislation consultation. SWA members are encouraged to participate before the consultation closes on 29th March 2019. The consultation can be found here.