The Grocer Big 30 wholesaler DBC Foodservice has appointed Peter Judge as MD.
Judge was previously sales and marketing director at Ginsters. He replaces CEO Derek Kidd who has retired.
At Ginsters, Judge played a pivotal role in raising sales of the brand from £90m to £235m during his seven years there.
Prior to Ginsters, for six years he was sales and
marketing director for Hazlewood Foods’grocery division.
Judge said: “My background is in retail and manufacturing, across both ambient and chilled, and I will transfer this experience and knowledge to foodservice. I will also develop DBC further as both a business and a brand.”