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Tesco to source more of its meat from UK, says chief executive

Tesco is to begin sourcing more of its meat from the UK, the retailer's chief executive Philip Clarke has written in a comment piece in The Sun newspaper.

27th February, 2013
Tesco will buy British from now on, said its chief executive.

Tesco is to begin sourcing more of its meat from the UK, the retailer's chief executive Philip Clarke has written in a comment piece in The Sun newspaper.

Clarke plans to make a “major commitment” at the National Farmers Union conference in Birmingham later today “to bring its food closer to home”, he wrote.

“As a start, I’ll be announcing that all the chicken we sell has to come from the...

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