Beef carcasses hanging in an abattoir©Tim Scrivener
The beef supply chain faces another tough year, as retail price pressure continues to weigh on the sector at a time of increasing supply. “Price deflation continues to restrict opportunities for income growth at the sale point, especially with the retail battles between the traditional and discount supermarkets continuing to intensify,” Scottish Association of Meat Wholesalers president Alan McNaughton told the association’s annual conference in Glasgow. “There are also the current uncertainties of Brexit and the movement of currency rates […]
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