Hugo Mahoney, CEO, Brakes UK to join ‘Wholesale - The Road to Recovery’ virtual event

By Berenice, Wednesday 17 March 2021

We are thrilled to announce that Hugo Mahoney, CEO, Brakes UK is to join our stellar line-up of wholesale industry leaders at 8.30am on Wednesday 31 March 2021 for 'Wholesale - The Road to Recovery' sponsored by TWC. This virtual event, will discuss the key issues impacting the wholesale sector and what it needs to recover in order to help the hospitality and foodservice industry re-open.


Hugo Mahoney joins Andrew Selley, CEO, Bidcorp; Coral Rose, MD, Country Range Group and Dawood Pervez, MD, Bestway Wholesale for a panel discussion hosted by FWD CEO, James Bielby.  The wholesale industry leaders will share their knowledge, experience and practical advice on the issues affecting the wholesale sector and the supply chain as the hospitality industry re-opens.    

Topics for discussion will include:

  • the impact of the pandemic and challenges facing the wholesale sector as the foodservice and hospitality industry re-opens
  • what’s needed by the wholesale industry in order to kick-start it's recovery
  • as the industry re-opens, what do wholesalers now want from their customers and what do customers want from their wholesalers
  • the importance of the supply chain – what do suppliers now want from wholesalers and vice versa
  • the implications of Brexit on the sector

Exclusive Insight

In addition to our panel discussion the event will also feature an exclusive insight presentation from our headline sponsor - leading intelligence and technology consultancy – TWC.  TWC will be launching TWC Trends - a new industry tracker report, created with input from many of the leading brands in Wholesale, Retail, and Hospitality.

In this presentation Tom Fender, Development Director for TWC will share feedback from consumers as to perceptions and trends relating to changing behaviours as we emerge from lockdown and in particular as the hospitality sector turns the lights back on.

Who should join?

This virtual event will prove highly informative for those working within the wholesale sector, supply chain or at head office level within either a hospitality business or contract caterer.  Whether you work in operations, sales, marketing and communications, procurement, finance, data and insight – this event is for you.  

We look forward to you joining us for what will be a highly valuable discussion and thank you to William Murray PR & Marketing and 23Digital for their help with this event.