A Bristol-based foodservice wholesaler has won a top regional business award and is also acquiring new premises for £3m.

Charles Saunders Foodservice scooped the coveted large business of the year award at the Bristol Post Business Awards.

And due to continued growth, the wholesaler has purchased a new cold store facility in the city. Charles Saunders will move into the new building in the autumn.

Commenting on the award win, Charles Saunders’ managing director Darren Gaulton said: “The Bristol Post Business Awards are the city’s premier awards focusing on businesses in the region.

“We were joined on the shortlist by some well-known and successful brands. We were thrilled when our name was called out.

“The award win is testament to the fantastic team we have….