About Us

Purchasing and Supply Specialists
Formed in 1995, IDC have over 20 years experience delivering excellent service to a wide variety of businesses.  IDC have grown alongside our customers, working with over 500 supply partners, delivering to over 4,000 sites per month.

Our expertise covers many areas:

Supply contracts

For fresh categories including Bakery, Dairy, Fruit & Vegetables, Fresh Meat & Fish.
Our clients include many national, multi site businesses for whom we deliver quality products at competitive prices backed up by a dedicated account manager and an excellent customer service department

Drop Shipment

We create, operate and manage Drop Shipment Schemes for many of the leading Symbol Groups. This administration and accounts saving service assists members source suppliers and products; offering the convenience of a single statement/payment covering all local/regional suppliers on the scheme.

Purchasing Services

We can work independently or as part of your procurement team to help identify opportunities to maximise profits and save time. We currently provide food and non food supplies to a range of national customers such as Care Homes, Catering Companies and Facility Management Companies; we have the expertise to assist your business.

Care Packs

Warm Packs are a great boost for the tens of thousands of elderly people receiving care at home during the winter months.  We supply charities, local authorities and care providers with Warm Packs to distribute. We can source any product required and make bespoke packs to order.

Serviced Offices

We supply some of the largest Serviced Office Groups in the country and have the expertise to manage all office supplies from fresh milk, teas and coffee to stationery and consumables; we can help source the products and services for your office business.


There are over 20,000 cafés across the UK, half of which are small groups or independents; café-milk helps support these independent businesses by offering great value with exceptional customer service.