Who we are

An independent wholesale business with depots and delivery throughout the UK.

We specialise in selling confectionery, soft drinks, snacks, beers, wines, groceries, frozen, and a full range of tobacco.


Orders can be placed by email, telephone, fax and EDI.

Ask for one of our sales team to visit.

We can also advise on range, display and store layout.


Add to your order to cater for all your customers demands.

Full convenience range stocked. Ask about our facia/symbol promotion. Finance package available.


We are a specialist in the supply of ice cream, ice lollies, and convenience frozen food. All goods are delivered via our fleet of temperature controlled vehicles.

Delivery fleet

We have a delivery fleet of over 400 vehicles

Delivery fleet

Direct sales force

We have a direct sales force of over 130 sales reps and 1100+ overall staff

Direct sales force

Our customers include

  • Independent CTN
  • Convenience stores
  • Public houses
  • Restaurants, cafes
  • Leisure centres
  • Wholesalers
  • Vending operators

This is just a small example of the businesses we service, why not call us to see if we can be of help to you.

Call +44 (0)191 259 2277

Company Size

We employ in excess of 1100+ people

Company Size

Service Quality Drives Growth for Kitwave Group

Kitwave Wholesale Group, the leading independents’ independent wholesaler, is pleased to announce another year of record financial results for the year ended 30 April 19. The group which was recently named as number 47 in the Sunday Times Top Track 250 list of Britain’s leading privately owned mid-market growth companies, has now reported its 8th […]

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Kitwave Wholesale Group expands Food Service offering with acquisition of Alpine Fine Foods

Hot on the heels of the purchase of Central Supplies, North Tyneside based wholesaler Kitwave has continued its expansion activity with the purchase of Alpine Fine Foods Limited, a foodservice operator providing a quality food wholesale and delivery service to a multitude of businesses across the Humberside and Yorkshire regions. Alpine based in Hull, which […]

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Kitwave Wholesale Group expands convenience offering with acquisition of Chilled operator

North Tyneside based wholesaler Kitwave has continued its expansion plans with an investment in Central Supplies one of the UK’s largest independent chilled product wholesalers. Central Supplies, based near Birmingham, which has a turnover of around £50m, is a highly respected wholesale supplier of chilled products to the retail and wholesale sectors. They operate across […]

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