Parfetts carries off two awards

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Parfetts Wholesale picked up two prestigious awards at the FWD Annual Conference and him! Wholesale Awards presentation at the National Football Centre in Burton-on-Trent.

The business, with a depot at Holmfield in Halifax, won best wholesaler for category advice and engagement and best cash and carry wholesaler.

Parfetts Wholesale Marketing & PR Manager, Guy Swindell, said: “These awards mean a great deal to us.

“They are the only awards which are based on votes from our customers - independent retailers and foodservice operators – and they acknowledge the commitment and dedication of all our staff.”

Parfetts Trading Director, Greg Suszczenia, said: “Within the space of two months, our customers have voted us best cash and carry wholesaler and our suppliers rated us as the top wholesaler.

“This confirms that we are on the right tracks with our core strategies to take the business forward.”

Earlier in the year, Parfetts Wholesale was shortlisted for Employer of the Year in the Grocer Gold Awards.

The well-respected Advantage Report also returned Parfetts to top spot for 2013/14. Over 80 suppliers took part in the programme rating Parfetts first out of seven participating cash & carry wholesalers on a wide range of business practices.

Parfetts was founded in 1980 and has a total of six depots in Stockport, Halifax, Somercotes, Sheffield, Aintree and Anfield.