After the quota: Dairygold plans €120m investment programme

Dairygold Co-op, one of Ireland’s largest dairy processors, has confirmed its post quota strategy for the society, in light of members’ projected 63.5% increase in milk production, post-quota. In a guide sent to its 3,000 milk suppliers, the society’s chairman, Bertie O’Leary described the board approved strategy as “the most efficient and cost-effective post quota […]

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March 2011

Regulars: Upfront World News: We bring you the latest from dairy processors, suppliers and marketers around the world New Product News: Functional Focus – Julian Mellentin New Equipment News Diary A working day in the life… Vincent Skowera, flavour technology manager, Dairygold Food Ingredients, France Features: IFE11 adds on: This year’s IFE11 in London promises […]

Dairygold adds Cotter as technical sales manager

Dairygold Food Ingredients, a supplier of cheese and dairy-based ingredients to UK food manufacturers, has named Breeda Cotter to the newly created position of technical sales manager, Dairy Division. Cotter moved from business development manager within the company’s UK commercial team. Cotter’s new role is part of the broader innovation team, which focuses on understanding […]

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Dairygold strengthens business development team

Dairygold Food Ingredients UK has recently appointed a business development manager and two business development executives. Breeda Cotter will, as business development manager, work closely with Dairygold’s food manufacturing customers and in tandem with the company’s NPD team. She has 18 years’ experience in the food industry. Meanwhile, Heidi Cartwright will be responsible for industrial […]

Jobs cull at Dairygold

IRELAND – Dairygold has announced that it is to cut 500 jobs by the end of the year, with further cuts expected next year. The news follows heavy losses at the company. In 2002 it lost

Dairygold board no confidence vote

IRELAND – Shareholders of the Irish dairy co-operative Dairygold have passed a vote of no confidence in its board after the company reported a poor year. At the co-op’s annual general meeting, almost 800 of the 1,400 shareholders in attendance voted for the no confidence motion. At the meeting, Dairygold shareholders gave full backing to […]

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