In 1954 Mr Kewal Krishen Mehta arrived in Birmingham from Jalandhar India. He then joined Minor Weir and Willis (MWW) in 1961 and in 1974 the Mehta family took 100% control of the company. Under the stewardship of the Mehta family the company has grown significantly turning over £350M and dealing with 900+ global suppliers. MWW now trades with over 50 countries and 12 Commonwealth Countries They handle in excess of 60 fresh produce lines. Operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Has a £350M global turnover. Directly employs over 1400 colleagues.