Wholesalers, distributors, food service operators and retail buyers have all faced increased volatility and higher prices in recent years, and in many cases, suppliers have shifted a larger amount of that price risk back onto you, the buyer. Our team can offer a variety of risk management tools including standardized futures/options, but also those unique hedge tools which may offer a more customized solution to your price risk. We also offer protein buyers company- and product-specific consulting services which include access to FCStone market intelligence and commentaries, company-specific recommendations and strategy assistance, and market outlook. In some cases, we can also assist in embedding risk management tools into your physical purchase agreements with your supplier.
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