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Meggle up in 2017

“Overall, Meggle recorded a positive development in the past fiscal year,” sums up Reinhold Schlensok, CEO for the German dairy group.

Posted 20 December 2017

Increasing omega-3 in dairy products

A PhD student at Harper Adams University in the UK has increased the level of long chain omega-3 while reducing the level of saturated fatty acids in cheese and producing the same the taste, by feeding microalgae to cows.

Posted 18 December 2017

Elopak’s new CEO

Elopak has named Thomas Körmendi as the new chief executive office and president of the Elopak Group. He is set to join on 1 April 2018.

Posted 15 December 2017

MIV innovation prize to Nieberg

The German Dairy Industry Association (MIV) has awarded its Milk Scientific Innovation Prize 2017 to Professor Hiltrud Nieberg of the Thünen Institute for Business Administration.

Posted 15 December 2017

Ornua CEO announces resignation

Ornua has announced that its CEO Kevin Lane is to step down in 2018, following eight and a half years in the role.

Posted 14 December 2017

Tetra Pak unveils modular portfolio of heating systems

Tetra Pak has launched Intelligent Customisation, what is says to be an industry-first modular portfolio of heating systems that offers tailor-made processing solutions for food and beverage manufacturers.

Posted 14 December 2017

Meggle CEO steps up

In Germany the succession plan at Meggle has taken effect.

Posted 13 December 2017

Gove tours Arla’s Ayelsbury milk plant

Tomas Pietrangeli, managing director of Arla Foods UK, met with Michael Gove, secretary of state for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for a tour of the cooperative’s Aylesbury, UK site.

Posted 12 December 2017

Hochdorf floats bond for buy

Hochdorf Holdings has placed a subordinated hybrid public bond worth CHF125 million (€107m) on the Swiss capital market.

Posted 12 December 2017