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Greek yogurt dispute

In Austria the association for consumer protection VKI (Verein für Konsumentschutz) has brought an injunction against Danone due to the presentation of the yogurt “Oikos Greek”.

Danone buys Whitewave in US

Danone and The WhiteWave Foods Company in the US have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Danone will acquire WhiteWave for $56.25 per share in an all-cash transaction

Growth and UHT

The news that UHT is set to grow by 12.8% by 2019, according to new research from Persistence Market Research, is good for dairy in general.

Dairy sector teams up to tackle food fraud

A symposium held as part of the ISO/IDF analytical week being held in Copenhagen, Denmark has highlighted the value of collaboration in defending the food chain from food fraud.

What’s trending now

When I went over to a friend’s house recently, he couldn’t wait to show us the delights of his halogen oven.

Uszko CEO at Müller Germany

Theo Müller Group in Germany has appointed Frank Uszko as CEO of the German business unit for Müller as of 1 February. He is responsible in Germany for the dairy brands Müller and Weihenstephan.

Danone’s Netherlands Nutricia plant

Danone is to upgrade the facility for its international Early Life Nutrition brands with several production lines, having employed GEA for the project.

Dairy fat is back

European dairy must tell consumers the good news about full-fat dairy, says Julian Mellentin.

Russia’s reality check

This year’s World Dairy Summit in Vilnius was, on the face of it, about sustainability. But the very location of the conference ensured discussion about Lithuania’s very large neighbour, Russia, and the impact of the EU dairy ban.

De Petrini leaves Fonterra and returns to Danone

Fonterra Co-operative has announced the resignation of Pascal De Petrini, managing director of the Co-operative’s Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa (APMEA) business unit, and member of Fonterra’s management team. Petrini has decided to return to France to accept a role with his former company, Danone, as executive vice president strategic resource cycles in mid […]

Danone sales up but dairy suffers

French dairy giant Danone has reported its 2014 sales as being up 4.7% on a like-for-like basis, and predicts organic growth of 4-5% for 2015. The fourth quarter also saw sales improvement of 7.5%. However, its volume growth in fresh dairy dipped by 7.8% in the fourth quarter, while early life nutrition saw gains of […]