Stephen Jones, director and co-founder, Somerdale International
Tetra Pak has announced it plans to build a new plant at its Rayong site in Thailand, dedicated to producing closures for carton packaging.
Vinamilk, Vietnam’s leading dairy products manufacturer, has launched a drinking yogurt under the brand name ‘Ozela’ that is designed specifically to meet the needs of preteen children, and is packaged in the carton pack combiblocMini 200 ml from SIG Combibloc.
Dairy cooperative FrieslandCampina Vietnam has commenced construction of a dairy zone in Moc Bac Commune, Duy Tien District, Ha Nam Province. The partnership between FrieslandCampina, De Heus, Wageningen UR, The Friesian Agro Consultancy, Fresh Studio, Ha Nam Government and the Dutch Government within the Facility for Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Food Security (FDOV) is expected to go through 2018. It […]
Thailand’s dairy industry is preparing to enter a new era with the launch of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, which plans to accelerate economic and social development across Southeast Asia by removing trade barriers and promoting cross border commerce.
The US National Basketball Association (NBA) and Royal FrieslandCampina , one of the world’s largest dairy companies, have partnered on a multiyear marketing programme across Southeast Asia. As the official milk partner of the NBA in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines, FrieslandCampina will activate its Drink.Move.BeStrong campaign to reach the NBA’s fanbase in Asia through grassroots events, […]
Delamere Dairy has launched its fresh goats’ milk into supermarkets in Hong Kong – the product debuted on shelf and the speciality dairy now airfreights weekly shipments to the country, which is seeing a growing interest in dairy products. Delamere Dairy opened its Far East office in 2011 and already sells long life goats’ milk and long life cows’ […]
Cambodia’s Ministry of Planning and Investment has granted an investment license to Viet Nam Dairy Products (Vinamilk) to build a dairy product processing factory in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The plant, covering an area of nearly 30,000 square metres will cost US$23 million (€16.8m), of which Vinamilk has contributed 51%. It will offer capacity of more than 19 million […]
This month’s features include ice cream interviews, coverage of the Dairy UK conference in London, and a look at the price of sweeteners and sugar. We also include Joan Noble’s view on CAP reform in the European Union, and David Hayes visits Vietnam and talks with TH Milk.
Regulars: Editor’s Comment World News New Product News New Ingredients Functional Focus – Julian Mellentin New Equipment Diary A working day … Luisa Krügl-Magnano, manager of the new cheese business unit at Hochwald Foods Features: News Focus: Goat milk Longstanding employee Ed Salt is now managing director of Delamere Dairy in the UK and plans […]