Wightman & Parrish is an independent, family business, established in 1915, specialising in the distribution of quality cleaning, hygiene, healthcare and medical products. As the leading distributor in the South East we supply over 4,000 customers in the Healthcare, Education, Food & Beverage Manufacturing, Hotel, Leisure and Retail markets.


To create a commercially sustainable business that customers want to use, employees want to work for, suppliers want to supply and shareholders want to invest in.


By helping our customers in choosing the right products for their business, we can add value in a market where the choice is becoming overwhelming.


Our principles define how we run our business on a day to day basis to achieve our mission.

SUSTAINABLE – To build and maintain a sustainable business that is socially, ethically and morally responsible.

SIMPLICITY – Both for our clients and our business operations, we strive to make working and buying with Wightman & Parrish simple & easy.

PARTNERSHIP – We want to work together with each other, our clients and our suppliers, operating with respect and integrity.

CLIENT SERVICE – We deal honestly with our clients and secure their loyalty by providing the right advice, expertise, value and service.

PEOPLE – We want people to be the best they can in their job role and who strive to do what is best for our clients.


Business Name: Wightman & Parrish Ltd
Registered in England Number 139002
Vat. Reg. 280 9567 67 – Copy of our VAT Certificate here: W&P VAT Certificate 2018
Business Address: Station Road Industrial Estate, Hailsham, East
Sussex, BN27 2QA
Phone: 01323 445001
Fax: 01323 846027
Total number of Employees: 79
Primary Line of Business: Distribution of Hygiene, Healthcare and Janitorial Supplies