Bidcorp to sell Best Food Logistics to Booker

Johannesburg, South Africa: Foodservice group Bidcorp is to sell its UK business Best Food Logistics ((formerly Bidvest Logistics) to Tesco subsidiary Booker Group.

The sale is subject to a number of conditions, including approval from the UK Competition & Markets Authority, which is expected to take several months to make a decision.

The food wholesale operator distributes branded and private label goods to over 400,000 customers, including independent convenience stores, grocers, pubs and restaurants.

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