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Sean Ramsden: From Family Legacy to Global Influence

In the realm of international grocery wholesale, one name echoes with resounding prominence: Ramsden International. At its helm stands Sean Ramsden MBE, a visionary whose journey from humble beginnings to global acclaim epitomises entrepreneurial ingenuity.

A Legacy Unfolds: From Family Roots to Global Reach
Sean’s narrative is woven with innovation and tradition. He has spearheaded Ramsden International’s trajectory from a modest offshoot of his family’s enterprise to the apex of the UK’s wholesale market for British food and beverages, boasting distribution across more than 130 countries.

Reflecting on his journey, Sean reflects,…

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Member Spotlight: Michael Blakeley

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