Conviviality Plc has 370 franchisees with over 700 retail stores, primarily under the Bargain Booze, Bargain Booze Select Convenience and Wine Rack brands.
800,000+deliveries a year
8,000,000road miles delivering to customers
£177,000+raised for charity
The Group serves over 10,000 customers and more than 23,000 outlets. These include retailers, hotels, restaurants, pubs, clubs and bars.
Conviviality Plc works with over 400 suppliers for its range of over 1000 lagers, beers and ciders, 6,500 wines, 2,500 spirits, 500 soft drinks, 4,500 convenience foods and 1,900 tobacco products. The Group continues to innovate and recently led the market with the introduction of a premium sake range.
Conviviality employs 2,639 people across Conviviality at 17 depots and offices across the United Kingdom from Dundee to Southampton.
The Group’s businesses have been at the forefront of sustainability and enviromental innovation in the drinks industry. Bibendum was a leading in acquiring ISO 14001 status, and Matthew Clark this year retained both ISO 14001 and OHSAS18001 status.
The total waste produced by the group reduced by 10% last year. We have dramatically reduced our waste sent to landfill by 24% in 2014/15 and 11% in 2015/16. Across the group we have successful energy efficiency initiatives and last year Matthew Clark and Conviviality Retail reduced overall energy consumption by 6%.
In 2015/16 more than twenty charities benefited from from the support of Conviviality and our people with over £177,000 donated. Wine for Heroes raises almost £25,000 a year for Help for Heroes. We also supported Action Against Hunger, NACOA, UNICEF, The Benevolent and Springboard.