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Active Price Increases

Posted by Samuel Callander on

Cater-Connect trading 2021 pricing communication. Following a difficult year within the hospitality industry following the evident damage caused by the coronavirus, we have also been challenged with managing the operational transition of Brexit. Our European partners and friends ('manufacturers') supply a vast amount products or parts to some of the most recognised products / brands within the industry. We now face increased import and exporting charges, whilst we have increased some of our prices for obvious  operational and financial reasons; we ('Cater-Connect') are committed to absorbing as much of the financial increases as we financially can, but must make you our customers...

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Catering Industry Price Increases September 2021

Posted by Samuel Callander on

As we continue to navigate our way through these strange times, we wanted to make you our customers aware of price increases that are actively happening across the industry. This is due to three contributing factors some of which have been explained below. We will work on restocking, pricing and dispatching / processing a high volume of orders to serve you our customers. This undoubtedly will effect our phone lines, therefore please use our email service or chat portal.  Container price increaseshttps://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/container-crisis-hits-qfdclxzb2https://www.gtreview.com/news/global/ssoaring-shipping-costs-and-goods-shortages-fuel-inflation-fears/https://theloadstar.com/carriers-get-high-rates-but-low-ratings-as-supply-chains-slide-into-chaos/  Raw material pricing https://www.icaew.com/about-icaew/news/press-release-archive/2021-news-releases/rising-costs-drive-uk-businesses-to-consider-price-increaseshttps://www.forbessolicitors.co.uk/news/47627/rising-cost-in-raw-materials-prices-from-suppliers-strategies-to-address  Logistics price increases https://trans.info/en/logistics-uk-transportation-rates-expected-to-rise-in-2021-238347https://www.thegrocer.co.uk/asda/asda-gives-suppliers-30-days-to-pay-5-transport-costs-hike-as-hgv-crisis-continues/658228.article

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Blue Seal- Restocking Date

Posted by Samuel Callander on

We happy to announce that Blue Seal stock is currently on the water with a restocking date starting in August and then again in September. We stress that all back orders will be prioritised and recommend that if you wish to receive stock soon, please place your order to join this list. 

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