Woolies signs new deal in Victoria


woolworthsThirty jobs will be created under a new deal between Victorian Woolworths stores and dairy producer Fonterra.

Woolworths secured the milk supplier for a 10-year contract, under which its processing facility in Cobden in rural Victoria will expand to meet the demand.

Premier Denis Napthine says the deal is a vote of confidence in the state.

“This is a great vote of confidence in the dairy industry in Victoria and particularly southwest Victoria,” he told reporters on Thursday.


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