Phil Cotton is a 2nd generation Dairy engineer based at Farndon , nr Chester and follows in the footsteps of Don Cotton who established D.A. Cotton and Son in October 1975. Don learnt the dairy installation industry as an engineer at Fullwood and Bland from 1962 onwards.

In the early days of parlour installations Fullwood parlours were installed directly by Fullwood. This ended in 1975 and the Fullwood dealer network in the UK was born and Don Cotton started his company.

Phil joined his father's company in 1987 and has continually developed the business ever since. In March 2008 he expanded the company by adding neighbouring dealership Sherratts & Fullwood to the D.A. Cotton stable.

Today Cottons have a highly trained installation and break down service team boasting 260 years of experience and providing unrivalled knowledge and skills to the farmers in Cheshire, Shropshire, North Wales and parts of Lancashire. Installing all configuration of parlours including the very latest in high performance robotic milking machines.