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How dairy! Supply issues impact green milk packaging

How dairy! Supply issues impact green milk packaging

Monday 11 July 2022

How dairy! Supply issues impact green milk packaging

Monday 11 July 2022


Jersey Dairy are the latest business to be affected by supply chain issues, as their current supplier of fresh milk cartons failed to deliver an order of one litre 2.5% fresh milk cartons.

This order was originally due to be delivered into Jersey on 24 June, but increasingly difficult supply chain issues now mean that this order will not arrive into Jersey until Saturday 16th July.

Jersey Dairy now anticipate that the retail shops in the island will run out of stock of the one litre 2.5% fresh milk cartons on Tuesday 12 July until Thursday morning 14 July, subject to the stock eventually arriving in Jersey on Wednesday.

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Pictured: The 500ml cartons of 2.5% fresh milk will still be available.

During the period that the one litre 2.5% fresh milk cartons will be unavailable, Jersey Dairy will be increasing the volumes of the one litre 1% and one-litre whole fresh milk cartons that they pack to accommodate the volumes of fresh milk normally sold in the 2.5% cartons.

It is hoped that this will ensure that there will be no overall shortage of fresh milk for islanders.

The 2.5% milk will also still be available in long life UHT cartons.

Eamon Fenlon, Managing Director of Jersey Dairy, said: "I would like to sincerely apologise to all our customers for this situation, it is not acceptable, and we will be making appropriate changes to ensure this does not happen again."

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Posted by IanSmith97 on
Wish they would give us cartons that open easily and not tear apart and the milk splat all over the place.
Posted by Scott Mills on
Should have keopt to the old skool recyling with bottles. Taste better more hygienic and eco warrior shaolin friendly. Who wants to drink milk out of cardboard!!! cheap, tastless and nasty.
Posted by Kaziah Gallery on
If you want it bottled they have bottles in grand marche you buy the bottle then fill it up when u need milk
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