Consumers

‘75% of consumers don’t know what is happening on farms to protect the environment’

‘75% of consumers don’t know what is happening on farms to protect the environment’

“75% of consumers don’t know what is happening on farm to protect the environment.”This was a statement made by the...

November 20, 2019

What effect have rising dairy prices had on sales?

What effect have rising dairy prices had on sales?

Dairy prices have been rising steadily over the past couple of years, increasing the value of retail sales, according to the...

June 25, 2018

‘The future of food production needs to focus on the consumer’

‘The future of food production needs to focus on the consumer’

The future of food production needs to focus on the needs of the consumer, according to Alltech’s Prof. Aidan Connolly....

September 18, 2016

Anger as UK government advises consumers to halve dairy intake

Anger as UK government advises consumers to halve dairy intake

The future of Ireland’s most important dairy market has been dealt a blow as the UK government is advising consumers...

March 17, 2016

‘Animal welfare a top factor in making a food brand ethical’

‘Animal welfare a top factor in making a food brand ethical’

Some 74% of UK consumers say that meat coming from animals which are looked after well is among the top issues...

July 30, 2015

‘UK supermarket pricing practices could be in breach of consumer law’

‘UK supermarket pricing practices could be in breach of consumer law’

Some UK supermarket pricing practices could be in breach of consumer law, for misleading or confusing consumers through pricing and...

July 17, 2015

We’ll be buying 25% of our groceries online in 10 years new report says

We’ll be buying 25% of our groceries online in 10 years new report says

A new report by Rabobank says that we will be buying 25% of our groceries online by 2025. The report,...

July 17, 2015

UK consumers buy more poultry than other meat

UK consumers buy more poultry than other meat

In 2014, UK consumers bought more poultry than any other meat product, a report by the British Poultry Council has...

July 8, 2015