12 January 1999
Dairy Crest pays £4m for Longs

DAIRY Crest has bought Norfolk-based Longs Dairies for £4 million in cash.

The company said that Longs would strengthen its position as the leading supplier of milk to doorstep and retail customers in East Anglia.

Longs Dairies had turnover last year of £10.8m.

  • The Times 12/01/99 page 26