Craig Warhurst

Craig Warhurst

Project specialist: Catering, Logistics

Craig has operated in the Purchasing, Supply Chain Management and Logistics arena for over 25 years and has developed several ground breaking initiatives throughout his time.

Through management of International supply chain transformation programmes within Food Service, Wholesale, 4PL Distribution Platforms and Retail supply sectors he has gained a plethora of experience in delivering cost base reduction for internal and external clients.

As a “poacher turned gamekeeper” in both logistics and blue chip purchasing arenas he finds auditable value for companies through an in depth understanding of the supply chain, processes, negotiation and sourcing techniques. Craig has designed, negotiated & implemented strategies and solutions within categories of FMCG, Logistics, Warehousing, Catering and Consumables and has developed a specialised and in depth knowledge from his roles leading central purchasing and within the supplier base.

Roles include Purchasing & Supply Chain Director FTSE 100 Company, Supply Chain & Project Director within International Procurement Consultancy and International Logistics Company. Food and Beverage Purchasing Manager within a blue chip Foodservice and Hospitality top 100 company. Delivering double digit cost savings in the UK and globally across the supply chain throughout his career to date.