Geoffrey Cox, MP for Torridge and West Devon, cut the ribbon to officially open a newly redeveloped SPAR store and Post Office in Tavistock. The st...More...
A decision to switch to SPAR has brought immediate rewards for village store owner Jenny Griffiths and her partner Paul Tiencken. The couple, who b...More...
A former newsagents shop in Boscastle, North Cornwall has been re-opened as a SPAR store following a joint investment project involving the owners and...More...
Local couple Tony and Karen Read have taken over the village shop in Yetminster, Dorset which has been closed for the last year, re-opening it as a SP...More...
Students at City College Plymouth have been full of praise after two managers from Appleby Westward gave them an insight into the role of an in store ...More...
"The Payroll department not only deal with the on-going payroll processing of the Appleby Westward staff," (says Clare Parkin, Appleby Westward's Payroll Co-ordinator) they also work with a large number of our retailers who outsource their payroll to Appleby Westward'.
Curious about becoming a retailer? The 'Become a retailer' section provides a lot of information and also a small web form if you want to send our sales team a question.
“I turned to SPAR because I knew they were the best”, I read all about them in the trade papers and didn’t even think of turning to anyone else. If I couldn’t have done it with SPAR, I wouldn’t have done it at all”
Read more testimonials.
SPAR retailers in the UK are serviced by six regional distribution centres (RDC's) which are owned by independent wholesalers operating within a defined territory known as a 'Guild'.
We offer several complete services to retailers, including Payroll, Print Services and Leading Supplier Services. Details can be found on our Services pages.
Appleby Westward’s marketing department looks after our SPAR stores marketing regionally and for individual SPAR retailers on request. Areas covered include design for print such as leafletsa and media for radio advertising.
More details can be found on our Marketing page
The Appleby Westward Trading department is the main point of contact for suppliers and retailers alike in so far as product range and management is concerned. You can see who does what in our trading department on the 'Contact Trading' page.
If you are a supplier and are interested in Appleby Westward taking your products, you should contact the relevant person
The introduction of the modern SPARPOS EPOS solution into a store can be the first step towards gaining the considerable benefits that Information Technology can bring.
There are several pages of useful information in the Retail I.T. section
Contact magazine is Appleby Westward's quarterley news magazine. Click here to go to the Contact magazine home page.
If you have any questions or are having problems with this page, either contact our Customer Support department on 01752 854099 or complete and send the short web form on the Contact page.
Find out more information or ask a question in our 'Become a retailer' section