Supermarket cost cutting

January 2005
Packaging Magazine;1/06/2005, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p16
Trade Publication
Reports that supermarkets in Great Britain want to recruit their suppliers to help cut costs across the supply chain. Statement by James Walton, of the Institute of Grocery Distribution (IGD), on the increase in grocery selling prices and the cost base; Retailers' adaptation of factory gate pricing; Possibility that packaging companies will be asked by their customers to accept open book costing and factory gate pricing.


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