TITLE

M&S milk contract 'gold standard.'

AUTHOR(S)
Shirley, Andrew
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;1/26/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on milk contracts being offered by Marks & Spencer (M&S). The company increased its milk price by 0.77 pound per litre in January 2007. Robert Cumine, agriculture manager of M&S, considered milk price as one of the factors that prevent more buyers from starting a direct pool of Dairy Crest Direct members. The development of any milk contract has to involve all parties form the beginning in order to be successful.
ACCESSION #
24019336

 

Related Articles

  • Dairy Crest formula milk price down for November. Mackenzie, Gemma // Farmers Weekly;10/11/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 40, p15 

    The article reports in the decline in the formula milk price of Dairy Crest Direct effective November 1, 2013, with price reduction attributed to a drop in concentrate costs.

  • Untitled. Vinter, Robyn // Farmers Weekly;11/15/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 45, p18 

    The article reports on the move by Dairy Crest Direct (DCD) as of November 2013 to drop its milk price by 0.25 pence (p)/litre to 31.68 p/litre for December 2013.

  • Dairy industry experts warn of milk supply 'catastrophe' in 2013.  // Grocer;12/1/2012, p31 

    The article focuses on the warning issued by the Dairy Crest Direct that Great Britain will face tighter milk supplies and higher prices on key dairy products in 2013.

  • DCD formula price falls 1.4p/litre for January. Horne, Suzie // Farmers Weekly;12/11/2015, Issue 1057, p1 

    The article reports that the Dairy Crest Direct will be dropping the farmgate price of milk and will lead to changes in the dairy commodity values and input prices.

  • Untitled. Vinter, Robyn // Farmers Weekly;5/17/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 20, p17 

    The article reports that an extra 0.7 pence per litre will be received by Dairy Crest Direct producers from June 2013 which will bring the standard litre price to 30.7 pence per litre.

  • Eustice hails Dairy Crest farmer body.  // Grocer;5/30/2015, Vol. 238 Issue 8207, p42 

    The article reports that trade group Dairy Crest Direct will start to collectively represent its members on milk price and contract terms with buyers after being named as an European Union (EU) and British government sanctioned Dairy Producer Organisation (DPO).

  • Untitled.  // Farmers Weekly;5/4/2012, Vol. 157 Issue 18, p68 

    The article reports that the Dairy Crest Direct has informed its suppliers that their milk price was going to drop by 2 pence (p)/litre.

  • M&S unveils long-term milk contract. Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;7/9/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 2, p27 

    Reports on the launch of a milk contract between dairy farmers and Marks & Spencer at the Royal Show in Great Britain in 2004. Agreement under the contract; Involvement of processor Dairy Crest in the contract; Base price for milk; Price per litre to be received by farmers under the contract.

  • M&S plans to widen low satfat milk use.  // Grocer;7/16/2011, Vol. 234 Issue 8013, p33 

    The article reports on M&S's success in producing a milk that has six percent less saturated fat and discusses the company's plan to use the milk in making other dairy products.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics