In Switzerland, organic sales were able to maintain the same level in 2021 as in 2020, with organic sales last year breaking the CHF4 billion mark for the first time, as growth amounted to 3.9%.
Dairy giant Danone has merged its previously independent business areas in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH). The head of the new segment is now managing director Christine Siemssen. As a result, leading Danone brands such as Actimel, Alpro, Aptamil, Activia and Volvic are managed under one roof.
Cheese production is becoming increasingly important for the Swiss dairy industry, according to Agristat, the statistical service of the Swiss Farmers’ Union.