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Wensleydale Creamery MD David Hartley dies aged 58

2020-12-09T12:44:00+00:00

Hartley, 58, had led Wensleydale for 28 years after being instrumental in a management buyout of the creamery in 1992

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Family pays tribute to fmcg industry stalwart and former Whitworths CEO Stephen Price

2020-08-14T13:11:00+01:00

Price spent over 50 years working in the food and drink industry, including a period as Whitworths Group CEO

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Wine and spirits trade stalwart Arthur Bennett dies aged 89

2020-08-10T14:44:00+01:00

Bennett, who worked with Jack Cohen at Tesco in the 1960s, died shortly before his 90th birthday 

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PLMA president Brian Sharoff dies aged 77

2020-05-29T20:26:00+01:00

Sharoff took on the role of PLMA president in 1981, shortly after the association was founded in the US

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East End Foods founder Don Wouhra passes away

2020-05-14T10:04:00+01:00

The Wouhra family said they were in “shock and mourning” at the loss of “a kind, generous and larger than life character”

Steve Barnett

Costco trading director and ‘tremendous leader’ Steve Barnett dies

2020-04-14T16:26:00+01:00

Barnett was part of the team that launched Costco in the UK in 1993

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Tributes paid as Spar retailer Raj Aggarwal dies from coronavirus

2020-04-14T11:51:00+01:00

Aggarwal’s death follows the passing of fellow retailer Krishnasamy Chiyamalan from Dartford, Kent, last week

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Tributes paid to Ella’s Kitchen MD Cath Empringham

2020-03-09T12:34:00+00:00

Ella’s Kitchen said Empringham would be remembered for her amazing personality