The on-pack promotion, originally due to end in March 2021, has been extended for a further six months due to extended closures of many heritage sites in England.
The investment takes First Milk’s total capital spend on manufacturing sites to around £30m since 2018.
The first dairy TV advert in 20 years has been aired this week, as part of the £1 million joint-funded dairy marketing campaign Milk Your Moments.
The UK government, working with the devolved administrations in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, has launched a consultation seeking to end any unfair practices across the UK’s dairy sector.
A new landmark poll commissioned by Nature 2030 has revealed that people in the UK will support an ‘all-in’ deposit return scheme model with a variable deposit.
Saputo Dairy UK has announced that its Country Life British butter partnership activity with English Heritage and the Welsh historic environment service, Cadw, has been renewed for a second year.
The UK dairy sector in partnership with government has announced a new joint-funded campaign to highlight the importance of ‘human connections’ during the current coronavirus crisis.
The British government will temporarily relax elements of UK competition law to support the dairy industry through the coronavirus outbreak. The intention is that the industry will work together to address current market challenges, avoiding waste and maintaining productive capacity to meet future demand.
Dairy Partners welcomed 27 visitors from China and Hong Kong to its site at Newcastle Emlyn, Wales, this month as part of a customer programme to strengthen international export relationships.