Sainsburys in £multi-million organic milk deal
SAINSBURYS has made a multi-million pound commitment to the organic movement with a five-year deal involving milk.
The chain needs supplies from 100 extra farmers to meet demand.
Some 70 “conventional” farmers have been invited to a meeting in Honiton, Devon, to hear details of the offer.
Andrew Freestone, the supermarket chains milk buyer, reports demand for organic milk has accelerated.
Marks & Spencer has also pledged to extend its organic food range with a selection of bread and dairy products.
- The Daily Telegraph 26/03/99 page10