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Fowler Welch Names FareShare as Charity of The Year

15 May 2017

Fowler Welch, a leading logistics provider for the UK food industry, has named FareShare as their Charity of the Year. The partnership will see Fowler Welch employees raise money and awareness for the food charity, supporting their work to redistribute good food that might otherwise go to waste to frontline charities across the UK. Every £1 raised will mean FareShare can redistribute enough food f…

Statement in Response to Social Media Comments

11 May 2017

Fowler Welch chief executive officer Nick Hay said: "Fowler Welch has been made aware of racist comments made on Facebook in connection with the tragic death of Evha Jannath by what is believed to be one of our former employees. "We can confirm that this person has not been employed by Fowler Welch and has had no connection with the organisation since 2011. "Fowler Welch fully condemns his comment…

Fowler Welch Shortlisted For Logistics Supplier Of The Year Award

02 May 2017

Logistics and supply chain expert Fowler Welch has been shortlisted for prestigious industry award, The Grocer Gold Logistics Supplier of the Year. The Logistics Supplier of the Year award recognises a logistics-based supplier which has brought about the most tangible and meaningful improvements to the operations and offer of a retailer, manufacturer or wholesaler in the last twelve months. Fowler…

Fowler Welch Appoints Head Of Operations For Ambient

28 April 2017

Supply chain specialist Fowler Welch has appointed Sean Negus in the role of Head of Operations – Ambient. The position, which will be based at the company’s state-of-the art Ambient National Distribution centre in Heywood was created as the company has increased its focus on growing its ambient service. The role will cover all aspects of the operation, covering commercial, warehouse and transport…

Fowler Welch join forces with Care after Combat

29 November 2016

Logistics supply chain experts Fowler Welch, have joined forces with the charity Care after Combat. The charity aims to help ex-service men and women to integrate back into civilian life, after they have left the military. Their mission is to support Veterans with alcohol and substance misuse and the reduction of re-offending Veterans in the Criminal Justice System. The opportunity to get involved…

Fowler Welch Teams Up with FareShare to Reduce Food Waste

22 November 2016

Fowler Welch has teamed up with food redistribution charity FareShare to enable more surplus food to be used to provide healthy meals for vulnerable people across the UK. The initial trial will see the supply chain specialist collect surplus stock from food businesses, to which it delivers, along the South Coast. It will be taken to one of FareShare’s 20 regional centres across the UK to be redist…

Fowler Welch Expands Its Relationship with Natures Way Foods

03 November 2016

Temperature controlled supply chain specialist Fowler Welch, has extended its relationship with fresh produce manufacturer Natures Way Foods. Fowler Welch are now supporting Natures Way Foods with fresh bagged salads, food to go and prepared food amongst other products from their Chichester operation into Sainsbury’s retail distribution centres. It extends Fowler Welch’s existing relationship with…

Fowler Welch attends Sial 2016

13 October 2016

Supply chain experts Fowler Welch will attend the Sial exhibition in Paris from 16th to 20th October 2016. Sial is the world largest food innovation exhibition with over 155,000 visitors and 7000 exhibitors from over 194 countries. Imported foods from around the world are key to UK consumer choice and Fowler Welch plays an important part of the distribution of these goods throughout the UK, often …

Fowler Welch Support for ‘Love The Lorry’ Week

27 September 2016

Fowler Welch has shown its support for the Road Haulage Association ‘Love The Lorry’ week by having the logo wrapped on one of its trailers. National Lorry Week 2016 - With its focus on ‘The Next Generation’ it was an unprecedented success with a huge array of events taking place across the UK from 19th to 26th September. RHA chief executive Richard Burnett said; "This year’s National Lorry Week h…

Fowler Welch Teynham Extension Completed

19 September 2016

Work has been completed at our Teynham depot. The extension has added an additional 50,000 sq ft of temperature controlled space, making the depot 120,000 sq ft in total. Ideally located in Kent this significant investment will provide the capacity needed to serve fresh produce suppliers growing in, and importing through Kent. This is includes the increasing throughput of Folwer Welch’s joint vent…