Records of the Scottish Milk Publicity Council Limited, trade association, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Certificate of incorporation 1957
  • Articles of Association 1957
  • Registers of Directors and Secretaries (including a seal) c.1954-1994
  • Minutes of the Scottish Milk Publicity Council Limited 1954-1994
  • Minutes of the Scottish Milk Publicity Council Limited- Sales Committee 1959-1972
  • Minnutes of the Glasgow Wholesale Milk Dealers' Association 1932-1939
  • Various subject files 1956-1981
  • Marketing and advertising reports 1989-1992

Administrative / Biographical History

The Scottish Milk Publicity Council Limited was formed in 1954  and incorporated in 1957  . It was commonly referred to as the Scottish Dairy Council and it acted as a means of focusing milk advertising strategies in the media. It consisted of representatives from dairy producing and wholesale firms throughout Scotland. It was dissolved in March 1995  following the deregulation of the milk industry.


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Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 28 February 2006.

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Related Material

GB 248, Glasgow University Archive Services, UGC 002, Records of the Scottish Milk Marketing Board.

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