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National wholesaler JJ Food Service has invested £15m to open three new branches in Dagenham, Newcastle upon Tyne and Leicester, which are scheduled to be fully operational in the autumn. The Dagenham branch, just nine miles from the city centre, is a state-of-the-art purpose built site...

National wholesaler JJ Food Service has been named Technology Supplier of the Year at the Grocer Gold Awards, which took place on Tuesday 14th June at The Guildhall in London. The Technology Award acknowledged the launch of JJ’s smart ordering customer app, driver app and website....

The UK’s third largest wholesaler Blakemore Wholesale has signed up to Alchemy, a cloud-based reporting tool which provides the business and its suppliers with on-the-go access to sales-out data. The group is the first wholesaler to sign up to Alchemy, which monitors sales through Blakemore’s 14...

Blackheath-based fish & chips shop The Vintage Fish, a JJ Food Service customer, has announced it will invest £1M to start a franchise with four additional sites scheduled to open by 2017. Newly opened this year, the takeaway has introduced a new retro-modern take on traditional...

National wholesaler JJ Food Service has seen an increase in sales of healthier options following its activity with the Mayor of London’s Healthier Catering Commitment (HCC) in February. JJ’s group general manager Terry Larkin said, “As a result of distributing our Healthier Catering brochure to our...