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The site was launched in back in April 2012 and our first ‘Meet the Buyer Day’ was in the following July.   Since this date we have had 9 ‘Meet the Buyer Days in total which includes a ‘Christmas Meet the Buyer Day’ that we had in January and our latest day which was 8th April.  …

6th generation of Booth steps up to join the family business

Henry Booth

Since June 1847, five generations of the Booths family have led E.H. Booth & Co. Ltd from modest beginnings, with just one small shop in Blackpool, to the present day where the company trades 29 stores across Lancashire, Cumbria and Yorkshire. Back in September last year Henry Booth, son of Graham Booth, Director of Properties, …

The 4th Meet the Buyer Day

Our 4th meet the buyer day was held 18th April and again we had a wide variety of suppliers with unique and interesting products. The site has now been operating just over 12 months and has resulted in over 40 new suppliers being listed with Booths following a successful pitch at meet the buyer day. …

Booths Supplier Story

Following on from the article recently published regarding a successful supplier from Booths “Meet the Buyer Day”, click on to the links below for more infomation. www.bitc.org.uk/northwest http://www.bitc.org.uk/programmes/access-pledge/how-organisations-have-made-their-businesses-fair-transparent-open  

Successful Supplier from Booths “Meet the Buyer Day”

 Booths Launches 1st Product Range through New Online “Meet the Buyer” Programme      Booths, the Northern food retailer committed to supporting small scale suppliers, is launching the 1st product range secured through its new online application system introduced to attract small, artisan producers and farmers. Small enterprises frequently face difficulties securing a listing within …

Meet the Buyer Day – 16th January 2013

 Happy New Year! We have just had another successful meet the buyer day, the 3rd event we have held to date.  Even the snow and bad weather conditions did not stop just under 100 suppliers from attending their appointments.  Again it was a busy and fast paced day as you would expect with only 15 …

Our 2nd Meet the Buyer Day

Our 2nd Meet the buyer day. This was held 23 October and again was very busy and lively.  We have had another good response from the suppliers who attended the day; here are a few comments, “We found the event to have been extremely well organised, in a very pleasant environment and your colleagues at …

Meet the Buyer Day – How it all went

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Meet the Buyer Day – how it all went A few weeks ago we held our first meet the buyer day, with suppliers who had applied online using the new supplier website. It was a fast flowing, busy day with over 100 suppliers attending.  There was an extremely wide range of exciting and different products …

New Supply Booths website

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Prospective suppliers now have a dedicated website to visit if they want to apply to be a supplier of Booths supermakets.