The playing field’s not level, but it’s still possible to compete

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The playing field’s not level, but it’s still possible to compete

How do you compete with rivals in other sectors who consistently are able to source product at £1 or more a box cheaper than you? 

The recent European salad and vegetable shortage brought this issue, which has faced the wholesale trade for years, into stark context. While the transparent vagaries of supply and demand caused shortages in wholesale markets and sent prices for product that was available skywards, the UK supermarkets refused to budge on price and as a result, for the first time in decades, there were notable gaps on their shelves.


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