Arla Foods appoints Ash Amirahmadi as managing director for UK

UK - Arla Foods has appointed its current SVP - Sales for Arla Foods, Ash Amirahmadi as new management director for UK effective 1 July 2018. He succeeds Tomas Pietrangeli, who is leaving the company to become CEO of Danish retail group Dagrofa A/S as from 30 June 2018. Ash Amirahmadi joined Arla Foods in…

Shoppers willing to pay more for high protein Arla Food Ingredients products

USA – Arla Food Ingredients, a global leader in value-added whey proteins, has conducted a survey that recorded that nearly two thirds of shoppers in South America were willing to pay extra for a food or beverage product that is higher in protein. According to the company, the researchers from Lindberg International asked 4,000 consumers…

Arla Foods Anchor Butter receives ‘Brand of the Year’ Award at Grocer Gold Awards

UK – Arla Foods, one of the leading butter brand and owned by dairy co-operative in UK, has received ‘Brand of the Year’ award for its Anchor Butter brand, which was at the Grocer Gold Awards. According to the company, the awards recognised outstanding performance by an established brand in response to changing trade or…

Arla Foods signs strategic partnership with Starbucks

UK – Arla Foods, a global dairy company and co-operative, has signed a strategic partnership with Starbucks, a successful business partnership that allows Arla Foods to manufacture, distribute and market Starbucks premium milk-based ready-to-drink (RTD) coffee beverages for the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa.) According to the company, the two companies have signed…

Arla Foods Ingredients launches new egg calculator for use in bakery solutions

UK – Arla Foods Ingredients, a subsidiary of Arla Foods, has launched a new calculator to help bakery companies determine how much they could save by using egg replacers in their cake recipes. According to the company, egg prices are going through an extended period of volatility and the global production industries have impacted on…

Arla Foods announces changes to its corporate group functions in UK

UK - Arla Foods is announcing changes to a number of its corporate Group functions and to its cheese production and logistics in the UK as part of the on-going internal transformation programme Calcium. According to the company, from the changes as announced, 195 people are expected to lose their jobs across the affected corporate…

Arla Foods announces changes to its corporate group in the UK

UK – Arla Foods has announced changes to a number of its corporate Group functions and to its cheese production and logistics in the UK as part of the on-going internal transformation programme Calcium. Arla Foods recently launched a three-year programme to achieve US$479 million savings and efficiencies and transform Arla Foods into a stronger…

Arla Foods appoints Jan Toft Nørgaard as new Chairman

UK - Arla Foods amba Board of Directors has appointed Jan Toft Nørgaard from Skærbæk, Denmark to succeed Åke Hantoft as Chairman of Arla Foods amba, when he steps down on July 2, after seven years in the role. The appointment of Jan Toft Nørgaard was made at the Arla Foods Board of Directors ordinary…

Arla adds new plain yoghurt variant to its fibre yoghurt range

DENMARK - Arla Foods, the largest producer of dairy products in Scandinavia has expanded its fibre yoghurt line with new plain yoghurt variant in the UK to add to its current range of four fruit-based flavours. Arla said the launch was in accordance with UK government 2015 guidelines which advising that adults should eat 30g…

Arla Foods Chairman Åke Hantoft set to retire in July

UK - Arla Foods, an international dairy company, has announced the retirement of its Chairman Åke Hantoft, set to happen in July, further to a prior announcement made on December 2017. According to the company, the Chairman of Arla Foods amba, Åke Hantoft, has announced that he has agreed to the sale of his dairy…