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"The Payroll department not only deal with the on-going payroll processing of the Appleby Westward staff," (says Clare Parkin, Appleby Westward's Payroll Co-ordinator) they also work with a large number of our retailers who outsource their payroll to Appleby Westward'.

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SPAR - Appleby Westward Group Limited Gallery of Images Past and Present

Appleby Westward History - gallery

A gallery of images from past to present

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Some photographs dug out from the old files of long ago. I especially enjoyed the one of the old offices showing the old computers and fashion.

Check out the old lorry with the Appleby Westward signage and the old(ish) SPAR store.

Also an picture of Mr Appleby himself.


Something from the archives:

"Appleby Westward is a private company formed in August 1984, as a result of the amalgamation of two wholesalers, Appleby & Son of Bristol and Westward Food Distributors of Saltash.

The company's main activity is food distribution to retailers operating stores in the SPAR and VG symbol groups in the West Country."
A montage of old photos Appleby Westward still work from the same offices today! An old Appleby Westward lorry in the workshop An old SPAR store Mr Appleby Old SPAR store Tony Gummow - back along
A modern store Satisfied store owners A modern store A modern store

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