Palmer and Harvey appoints pensions actuary

The Staff Superannuation Fund of Palmer and Harvey and its adhered subsidiaries has appointed Barnett Waddingham, the firm of actuaries.

Palmer and Harvey is the largest delivered wholesaler in the UK employing 3,500 staff. It has a wide customer base serving small independent retailers through to large retail multiples with a wide range of products, including tobacco, confectionary, chilled and frozen food, as well as alcohol and soft drinks.
Jim Glover, director of HR at Palmer and Harvey and Chairman of the Trustee Board, commented: “We assessed various actuarial providers and felt that Barnett Waddingham provided a high quality service and value for money. Their proactive approach, particularly in relation to working with the Trustees, gives us confidence in their abilities to understand our needs and support our requirements.”