South Caernarfon Creameries is Wales’ leading farmer owned dairy co-operative
Sainsbury's Contract Creates Jobs
South Caernarfon Creameries has announced that it has been awarded
the contract to supply Sainsbury’s with their Basics Cheese range. The
contract includes 13 products across Sainsbury’s Basics range and will
launch into store later this year.
Alan Jones, Managing Director said “We are extremely pleased
to have been awarded the Basics cheese supply contract by Sainsbury’s.
This contract will result in us supplying both entry level cheese as
well as top tier products nationally to Sainsbury’s”.
“With our new cheese production facility soon to be fully
operational, this contract will result in the new facility being at full
production from the outset. It will also mean that we shall be
investing significantly in our cheese packing operations and creating
around 15 more jobs when the contract starts which is great news for our
“Securing an important contract such as this will give all of our
stakeholders great confidence for the future of our business”.
“This award is testament to our relationship with Sainsbury’s and
our journey together during the last few years’. We thank them for their
continued support and look forward to working with them on both this
project and others as we enter a really exciting period for our
James Connaughton, Cheese Buyer at Sainsbury’s said: “Having
worked with South Caernarfon Creameries on recent projects, we have been
continually impressed by the quality of their products and consistency
of supply. The flexibility and capability in production and the
knowledge and professionalism of their team will enable us to adapt and
create new products in the future and we are pleased to be working with a
business in which provenance is integral.”