Dairy merger proposal brings industry benefits

Stocks, Caroline
October 2007
Farmers Weekly;10/12/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 15, p41
Trade Publication
The article reports that dairy industry representatives have welcomed news that co-ops Milk Link and First Milk are to merge in one of the most significant changes to the sector since deregulation 10 years ago. The two dairy companies, which have a combined turnover of about £1bn and handle 3bn litres of milk a year, said they were in advanced discussions over a plan to merge operations.


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