Author Archives: Aneesa.Siddique

European Tobacco Products Directive

New ‘track and trace’ system for tobacco products is coming into force on the 20 May 2019

The European Tobacco Product Directive (EUTPD) (2014/40/EU) limits the sale and promotion of tobacco related products within the EU. Its primary aim is to ensure a high level of health protection for European citizens. It is also there to also improve the internal functioning of the tobacco market.  (more…)

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Top tips to help food and drink wholesalers reduce waste

The issue of sustainability is once again a hot topic thanks to last year’s Blue Planet 2. Although the key focus is currently on reducing plastic packaging, we wanted to highlight how food and drink wholesalers can reduce waste in other ways throughout their supply chain. 

The trend for fresh products is becoming increasingly popular as consumers demand healthier options for when they’re on-the-go. This means your customers need more and more fresh produce to attract shoppers to their business.  (more…)

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Radio Frequency warehouse management system.

Global Foods picks BCP to improve warehouse efficiency

Cardiff based food and drink wholesaler, Global Foods, has chosen Business Computer Projects (BCP) to implement a new Radio Frequency warehouse management system. Global foods, who pride themselves on their reputation for reliable customer service, recently became concerned about efficiency in their warehouse following an increasing number of complaints about picking errors across their delivered […]

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How to solve the top 3 key issues affecting your warehouse efficiency

The warehouse is a fundamental part of a wholesaler’s operations and for it to work efficiently it requires a delicate balance of supply, demand and inventory control. If poorly managed and without the support of quality systems the warehouse can cause significant problems for the entire business, from low stock and reduced cash flow to poor customer service. (more…)

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