The times they are a changin’

The times they are a changin’

We attended the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD) FASTFWD Conference to find out if the wholesale sector is ready for change. There were some key discussions about the disruptors affecting the sector. Issues such as Brexit, retail consolidation and technology...
Why Labour Management is Essential for Employee Wellbeing

Why Labour Management is Essential for Employee Wellbeing

We have previously explored the issues of sustainability in the supply chain. However, we also wanted to highlight that it’s not all about the environment and reducing waste. It’s also about reducing negative social impacts on your employees and society. Below...
European Tobacco Products Directive

European Tobacco Products Directive

New ‘track and trace’ system for tobacco products is coming into force on the 20 May 2019 The European Tobacco Products 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...
Top tips to help food and drink wholesalers reduce waste

Top tips to help food and drink wholesalers reduce waste

The issue of sustainability is once again a hot topic thanks to the recent Blue Planet series. 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...
BCP Joins the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD)

BCP Joins the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD)

We are pleased to announce that we have joined the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD). Business Computer Projects (BCP) has worked with wholesalers in the food and drink industry for over 40 years. In that time the company has gained major insights into the...
62% of wholesalers missing out on digital marketing opportunities

62% of wholesalers missing out on digital marketing opportunities

Business Computer Projects (BCP) has released a new report on digital marketing. It shows the importance of digital marketing as a tool for growth. It also highlights that support is required to help wholesalers develop long-term digital strategies. We recently...