Big players raise local profile

Tasker, Johann
August 2006
Farmers Weekly;8/25/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 8, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on the pledge of British supermarkets to stock local food as a result of the Local Food is Miles Better campaign organised by the periodical "Farmers Weekly." The magazine encouraged retailers to provide a statement of their position on local food and environmental sustainability. Asda plans to launch a pilot of a food delivery scheme. Tesco intends to introduce regional counters in stores.


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