29 06 2018
Unsustainable discounting of fresh milk by Aldi in the last week is socially irresponsible and fundamentally incompatible with Origin Green membership, IFA National Liquid Milk Chairman John Finn has said.
22 09 2017
Speaking following the National Ploughing Championship this week, IFA National Liquid Milk Committee Chairman John Finn today said that loud claims by retailers that they care about farmers and food suppliers’ sustainability ring hollow with farmers when their produce is being ruthlessly discounted in a bid for market share.
30 08 2017
DUNNES STORES AND ALDI UNDERMINING SUSTAINABILITY OF FRESH MILK PRODUCERS IN CYNICAL MARKET GRABBING MILK PRICE WARLiquid Milk
Farmers are concerned that the long-standing Dunnes’ market share grabbing discount of milk at 67c/l is starting to degenerate into a milk price war, which will undermine the sustainability of fresh milk producers, with Aldi cynically joining Dunnes this week.