Action and collaboration called for to secure a sustainable future for European dairy

EUROPE – A new independent report conducted by the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP) has analysed the interlinked challenges and opportunities across the value chain of the European dairy sector. The report, which was […]

Arla Foods acquires UK logistics provider to strengthen its operations

UK – Arla Foods UK has acquired the distributor of a diverse range of products in ambient and chilled environment, PCL 24/7 Ltd and take on the services which are currently performed by PCL Transport […]

Arla Foods breaks ground for US$44m ingredients innovation centre in Denmark

DENMARK – Danish dairy cooperative, Arla Foods has started construction of a new €40 million (US$44.07m) modern innovation centre for the ingredients business in Nr. Vium, Denmark. The new innovation centre will be home to […]

Arla Foods to develop climate database enabling farmers reduce their carbon footprint

EUROPE – Danish dairy cooperative, Arla Foods is introducing a new Climate Check programme and comprehensive support to all its 9,900 farmer owners in Northern Europe aimed at accelerating their efforts to reduce their carbon […]

Arla Foods to invest US$88m in expanding its cheese production plant in Denmark

DENMARK – Arla Foods will be investing €80 million (US$88.15 million) in expanding production capacity of its Branderup Dairy mozzarella production plant in Denmark. The expansion project is scheduled to begin early 2020. It will […]

Arla Foods to invest US$55m in newly opened cheese production site in Bahrain

BAHRAIN – Danish dairy company, Arla Foods has inaugurated a state-of-the-art cheese production site in the Kingdom of Bahrain to enable the company meet the increasing demands for dairy in the Middle East and North […]

Arla Foods chief financial officer Natalie Knight to step down

DENMARK – Arla Foods has announced that Natalie Knight, the company’s chief financial officer will be leaving the company on 29 February 2020. Natalie, who joined Arla Foods in January 2016, will be leaving the […]

Arla Foods adopts science based targets to accelerate sustainability agenda

NEW ZEALAND – Farmer owned dairy cooperative, Arla Foods’ target to reduce total CO2 emissions with 30 per cent by 2030 has been officially approved by the Science Based Target initiative as aligned with climate […]

Infant formula market size to reach US$103.75bn by 2026 as innovation drives growth

WORLD – The global infant formula market is anticipated to surpass US$103 billion by 2026 with increasing awareness about their nutritional benefits and rising innovation from manufacturers in the sector seen to drive growth, a […]

Arla Foods to develop 100% recyclable plastic milk crates to reduce carbon footprint

DENMARK – Europe’s largest dairy cooperative, Arla Foods will be introducing milk crates made from 100 per cent recycled plastic in a move that seeks to cut on the dairy giant’s CO2 emmisons. Arla plans […]