All Landmark Wholesale articles – Page 4

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    Landmark has success with own-label push


    Landmark Wholesale has reported a sales surge from its Lifestyle Value own-label range following a drive to encourage retailers to stock it.

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    Sterling cuts its Landmark link to focus on foodservice offering


    Sterling Supergroup has ended its associate membership with Landmark Wholesale as it looks to sharpen its focus on foodservice.

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    'Responsible' low-abv wine for Landmark


    Landmark Wholesale has launched a low-alcohol British wine in response to growing customer demand for lighter wines.

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    Value Zones for Landmark budget range


    Landmark Wholesale is rolling out ‘Value Zone’ units for retailers to display its budget Lifestyle Value range in a major drive to turn it into a credible alternative to supermarket offers.

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    Landmark signs up two new members


    Brook Street Foods and Turners Fine Foods have joined Landmark Wholesale.

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    Medina plans to expand its ambient offer


    Medina Dairy is planning to expand the range of ambient products it delivers to independent retailers when it joins Landmark Wholesale in January.

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    Landmark hits out at Asda for selling Bud 24-pack for £11


    Landmark Wholesale MD Martin Williams has slammed Asda for selling lager at a dramatically cheaper price than wholesalers can buy it for directly from suppliers. Asda has been selling 24 bottles of 300ml Budweiser for 11 on Rollback...


    Own-label hit for Landmark


    Landmark Wholesale is ­celebrating an extra 6,000 own-label products reaching Lifestyle Express independents’ shelves thanks to a cashback initiative. Indies visiting depots owned by Landmark members this summer could get discounts and…

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    Vodgrad gets rebrand after Vodkat ruling


    Landmark Wholesale's half-strength spirit brand Vodgrad has been rebranded as V*dgrad. The change of name follows a High Court ruling against Vodgrad's direct rival, Intercontinental Brands' Vodkat. Smirnoff maker Diageo had argued...


    Landmark crowned cash & carry kings


    Landmark wholesale has been voted the best cash & carry wholesaler by independent retailers. The accolade was announced at the him! Wholesale Awards last night.


    Coventry C&C signs up to Landmark


    Landmark Wholesale has signed up its sixth new member of the year. Coventry Cash Carry, which opened in May but will have its official launch at the end of the month, operates from the former Eastenders depot in Coventry.

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    Sales pick up the pace at Landmark


    Landmark Wholesale has kicked off its new financial year with an 11.6% sales hike. The buying group, which last month reported full-year sales growth of 11.5%, said licensed had performed particularly strongly with sales up 28.4% in May.

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    Apex solves the clash of the Lifestyle fascias


    Blakemore Wholesale has launched Apex Local Stores as an alternative fascia to Lifestyle Express for its Landmark Wholesale cash carry retail customers. The new fascia has a white flag on a green background.

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    Core range product push at Landmark


    Landmark Wholesale is trialling a range of business development tools to promote core range products among retailers. On Target encourages retailers to stock branded and own-label products; Cash-back aims to encourage members of its...


    ‘Confident‘ Landmark hails growth


    Landmark Wholesale has posted full-year sales growth of 11.5%. Licensed goods at the 2bn buying group rose by 23.7% in the year to April and own-label sales were up 14% on last year. It's an excellent performance, said MD...

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    Own-label sales up 14% for Landmark


    Landmark Wholesale's own-label sales rose 14% in the year to April faster than its branded lines. Sales were boosted by a strong April, during which sales rose 31% year-on-year. The fastest-growing lines were No3 tobacco products and...


    Landmark trade rejig focuses on own label


    Landmark Wholesale has rejigged its trading department to place a greater emphasis on own label. Jon Burton takes up the new role of senior trading controller for own brand. The buying group said Burton had been specifically charged with...


    Foodservice buying clout at Landmark to break £1bn mark


    Landmark Wholesale's buying power in foodservice will exceed the 1bn mark when new member Country Range Group joins the buying group next year. CRG, a buying group formed by 14 regional foodservice wholesalers, will take up membership...


    JJ to move into booze after Landmark link-up


    JJ Food Service has signed up with Landmark Wholesale as it looks to dramatically extend its offer with a move into the alcohol market. The foodservice wholesaler is the largest company to join Landmark in the past eight years and becomes...


    Elbrook crosses ‘great divide’ in latest coup for Today’s Group


    Elbrook Cash Carry has become the third wholesaler to join Today's Group in as many weeks. The signing was widely predicted after Elbrook left Today's rival Landmark Wholesale last summer. Elbrook, which has a 26,000 sq ft depot in...