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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.

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.

UK campaign celebrating milk

Today’s (27 September) World School Milk Day is being celebrated with an initiative to get primary schools across Great Britain sharing their favourite thing about milk.

Dairy UK asks for clarity on transition

Proposals for a period of transition, and protections for the Republic of Ireland and EU citizens living in the UK currently are welcome, but clarity on EU labour and farming subsidies is still needed, says Dr Judith Bryans, chief executive of Dairy UK.

Plastic and food security

Plastic, despite the sight of islands of it floating in the Pacific Ocean, has been a great benefit to modern society – it provides us with safe, clean food in a transportable package, among its many other qualities.

In for the long run

Tetra Pak recently published a white paper on how new assessment methodologies can allow extended running times for milk pasteurisers.

Economist says Brexit will threaten UK exports to US

Considering the €31.8 billion a year American demand for organic food, independent economist Séan Rickard says British organic food producers must seize their opportunity to export goods to the US, while they can.

Leading in challenging times

Dairy UK is set to get a new chairman in the form of Paul Vernon, the CEO of Glanbia Cheese Ltd. He succeeds the very capable Dr David Dobbin in this important role, as the British dairy industry faces its most challenging years.