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Ornua Deutschland adds executives

Ornua Deutschland, responsible for the marketing of the Irish Kerrygold dairy products, has a new management structure.

Posted 18 October 2017

Anuga success for AHDB

The UK Agricultural and Horticultural Board (AHDB) Dairy joined 12 companies at the Great Britain pavilion in the dairy hall, at the Anuga trade fair in Cologne, Germany last week (7-11 October).

Posted 17 October 2017

Consumer confidence in dairy foods is top priority

Global demand for dairy products is rising and the popularity of nutritious dairy produce remains strong. Consumer expectations on food safety are high and food safety will be a key topic discussed in depth at the forthcoming World Dairy Summit in Belfast, 30 October- 2 November.

Posted 16 October 2017

Meadow Foods appoints Walsh

Meadow Foods, a UK dairy and supplier of milk based dairy ingredients to the food industry, has appointed Jonathan (Jon) Walsh as the company’s new group commercial director.

Posted 13 October 2017

Arla’s export milk to China

Both branded UHT and Arla own label UHT white milk were first introduced in 2016 to the Chinese market in 1 litre Elopak Pure-Pak Sense Aseptic cartons with closure.

Posted 12 October 2017

EU labour is vital to UK dairy sector, says RABDF

A report outlining the case for UK dairy farming to maintain access to EU labour in the short term, and improve the pipeline of domestic labour in the long term, has been presented to the UK Department of Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra)’s access to labour team by the Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers (RABDF) in London.

Posted 11 October 2017

BV Dairy moves into contract packaging

UK manufacturer of specialist dairy products BV Dairy has begun contract packaging after signing a new long term contract to produce bottled kefir cultured milk drinks.

Posted 10 October 2017

US endorses Dairy Declaration of Rotterdam

The US has endorsed the Dairy Declaration of Rotterdam, which sets out the dairy sector’s commitment to sustainability and feeding the world with safe, nutritious foods.

Posted 9 October 2017

Unilever announces divestment of margarine division

Commenting on Unilever’s decision to divest its margarine division, Pinar Hosafci, food analyst at Euromonitor International, says, “It is no secret that consumers have grown skeptical of health claims in spreads, and are returning to butter as they look for more natural and wholesome alternatives in their diets.

Posted 6 October 2017

UK dairy farm incomes set to recover in 2017-18

British dairy farmers lost an average of 3.49p/litre (€0.0394) in 2016-17, following the extended spell of low milk prices, according to a new survey by accountant Old Mill.

Posted 4 October 2017

Discovering milk in Germany

As part of the North Rhine-Westphalian school programme, the Milchentdecker-Tour (milk discovery tour) will visit North-Rhine Westphalian primary schools in October with a mobile kitchen.

Posted 3 October 2017