Blog: Dean BestNo laughing matter for The Laughing Cow

Dean Best | 1 February 2008

So, feisty French supermarket baron Michel-Edouard Leclerc has followed through with his delisting threat towards some of the country’s most popular foods.

La Vache qui Rit cheese has been one victim after Leclerc’s staff began pulling product from shelves today (1 February).

And, with Leclerc threatening to pull more lines if brand-owners continue to, as he claims, exploit rising commodity costs, a tense situation between retailer and supplier could get much worse.


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