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Dine out to help out

By Admin | Aug 6, 2020

We’ve put together a list of as many Dine Out to Help Out registered businesses as we could find in the county of Northamptonshire. It’s been drawn from official government sources – which aren’t great at yielding up the full picture. So please forgive us if we’ve missed anyone out. Let us know and we’ll…

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Getting kitchens back to work after the Covid shutdown and beyond….

By Admin | Apr 17, 2020

When the lockdown ends, you need to know that your kitchen is safe, clean and ready to start working again.  For the good of your business, your team and your customers – and because it’s good to finally sleep well at night – you need a safe certified solution that offers peace of mind. Whitco…

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Avoiding Covid cross-contamination

By Admin | Mar 18, 2020

Some help and advice to keep everyone safe from Coronavirus

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Recognition for our work at West London University

By Admin | Mar 4, 2020

Many thanks to Students Union CEO Tye McMahon for publicly recognising our contribution to the the gleaming new sports facilities at the University of West London. We were working on the development of Coffee Union, a new café at the university last summer when we were asked to step in and get a new gym…

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Hats off to Daryll – 20 years at Whitco

By Admin | Feb 14, 2020

Today marks the twentieth anniversary of the day that Daryll Swainson joined us here at Whitco as warehouse manager. He is so much more. Over 20 years, he has rolled up his sleeves and pitched in with absolutely anything that needed doing. he’s a great example and a great team player. Our ability to grow…

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New look for Jeff’s Way

By Admin | Jan 29, 2020

Jeff’s Way, the fundraising operation that we set up two years ago, is starting the new year with a new structure – and a new look. Jeff’s Way was named in memory of Whitco founder Jeff Whitaker who died earlier that year. Jeff’s Way supports three pillars that supported Jeff’s career: education, security and opportunity.  At…

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Great business opportunity in a good cause

By Admin | Jan 29, 2020

Serviced office accommodation available from Jeff’s Way. We have a great new working space available for any small-to-medium-sized business looking for a home in the area. It’s available at about 20 per cent below market price, it’s brand new and can be fitted out to your own specification, if the lucky applicant is quick enough.…

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Curry night birthday party raises £1,000

By Admin | Dec 23, 2019

Whitco’s 25th birthday party went off in style – with a cool thousand pounds being raised for charity in the process. We wanted to celebrate our landmark birthday in a way to remember and the Raj Restaurant in Kettering provided a stylish backdrop to the party. We’ve worked with Raj owner Goyas Miah since his…

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Two winners for restaurant of the year…

By Admin | Nov 18, 2019

Two fine dining restaurants tied for the award of Restaurant of the Year, sponsored by Whitco, at the annual Carlsberg Food and Drink Awards. The joint winners (the first in the eleven-year history of the awards) were the Tresham Restaurant at Rushton Hall Hotel and Murrays Restaurant at Whittlebury Park.  The runner-up spot went to…

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