What does Waitrose’ net zero target mean for farmers and customers?

By Kite Consulting
2nd December 2020
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Waitrose recently announced an ambitious target for their business and farmer suppliers to be carbon net-zero by 2035.

We find out what this means for the Waitrose business, their customers, farmer suppliers and how practically this will be achieved.

To help this, hosts Will Evans and Ben Eagle talk to Waitrose’ Agricultural Manager, Jake Pickering, dairy farmer and WDF Chairman, Brian Barnett, and Kite’s John Allen.

Plus we get a milk market update from Chris Walkland.

This episode was first published on 27/11/20

About Kite Consulting

Kite Consulting provides business services to the entire food supply chain, from farmer to retailer. Our consultants have talent, enthusiasm and motivation, which means the quality of consultancy we offer is second to none.

We operate a team approach and our partnership of national specialists and leading business, people and technical consultants provides high calibre consultancy across the UK and internationally.

Kite Consulting has worked with dairy farmers for 20 years improving business performance, both on a one-to-one basis and also by setting-up and running farmer groups with a range of retail customers, agricultural companies and organisations.

Kite’s expertise in benchmarking, experience with group work and links to other industry specialist in the UK means we are widely recognised as one of the UK’s leading dairy consultancy companies.

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