Christmas/New Year Moratorium
We request your assistance in planning your list price
changesandproduct launches to occur outside the moratorium periods
and as usual confirm the price moratorium does not apply to the
normal mutually agreed promotional pricing.
For products implementing excise changes during the proposed
moratorium period, special arrangements will be notified directly
to the trading partners concerned.
List Price Adjustments: Monday 26th November 2018 until
Sunday 3rd February 2019
The latest date to confirm any pricing adjustments for 2018 is
Friday 5th October 2018, allowing 6 weeks lead
time for implementation (last effective date for list price changes
is Monday 19th November 2018).
The first effective date following the moratorium is Monday 4th
Introductions: Monday 3rd December 2018 until Sunday 13th January
We request that you present/discuss any new products during
September or early October (at the latest) to
align with current business requirements and to minimise any issues
during this busy period.
If any new products are launched to the market during the
proposed moratorium period, we request you approach the individual
Foodstuffs businesses for special review and consideration.
The first effective date following the moratorium is
Monday 14th January 2019.
As always, your partnership support is greatly appreciated and
we wish you good luck and great trading over the peak Christmas