At the NWF Annual General Meeting on 20 September 2012 the following statement was made by the Chairman, Mark Hudson: The Group continues to trade in line with management\'s expectations at this early stage of the year. Net debt is also in line with expectations, reflecting usual seasonal fluctuations... In Food [Boughey Distribution\'s business], the focus continues to be a drive for greater efficiencies enabled by new systems and processes.
In addition we continue to target new storage customers and develop business for the repacking operation. Service levels have benefited from new systems and have been maintained in excess of 99.5% on time and in full.