Tesco calls for more 'local produce' suppliers

February 2007
Farmers Weekly;2/2/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 5, p27
Trade Publication
The article reports that Tesco is appealing for more farmers and growers to come forward with examples of local produce as consumers continue to demand a greater selection of locally produced food. It cites the factors that influenced Tesco to increase its sourcing of British produce. The launch of the Kentish potatoes at Tesco stores is part of the company's commitment to supply more locally produced product.


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