TITLE

Big players raise local profile

AUTHOR(S)
Tasker, Johann
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;8/25/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 8, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
22355044

 

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