Chi Ltd unveils new pack design for its Hollandia Evaporated Milk brand

NIGERIA – Chi Limited, a fast moving consumer good company owned by coco-cola company has launched a new packaging design for its Hollandia Evaporated Milk brand. The new packaging shows the nutritious benefits of Hollandia […]

Danone to produce bio dairy products at Romanian factory after US$3.3m investment

ROMANIA – French dairy group Danone has invested €3 million (US$3.3m) in setting up a new product line at its Bucharest factory, southern Romania that will see the company introduce bio dairy products in the […]

Fonterra’s chairman John Monaghan due to step down in 2020

NEW ZEALAND – Fonterra’s chairman John Monaghan is due to retire as a director in 2020 and will the work with the board of the dairy giant to plan succession. Monaghan was elected to the […]

India to boost food processing sector through US$417m value addition program

INDIA – India has partnered with the World Bank in a US$417million (INR$30 billion) collaborative program that seeks to revolutionize the country’s food manufacturing sector. According to an Economic Times report, the programme will receive […]

Indian snacks major Haldiram’s plans US$10m investment in Frozen Bottle

INDIA – Haldiram Snacks, one of the leading snacks and sweet producer in India is in advanced talks to invest in Bengaluru-based milk shake brand Frozen Bottle. According to a DealSteerAsia report, Haldiram’s is looking […]

EU supports Makueni county in implementation of food safety systems

KENYA – The County Government of Makueni, Eastern Kenya, has entered into partnership with Micro Enterprise Support Programme Trust (MESPT) and secured funding from the European Union (EU) through DANIDA to implement food safety systems […]

Arla Foods partners Nigerian State to scale-up dairy farming scheme

NIGERIA – Arla Foods, Denmark-based dairy firm has partnered with the Kaduna State Government in Nigeria to establish a dairy development programme that aims at developing the dairy sector. To strengthen the private-public partnership, Arla […]

Arla Foods introduces new solution to expand global distribution

DENMARK – Europe’s largest dairy cooperatives, Arla Foods has pioneered an innovative, natural, no preservative transport solution for fresh dairy products to enable the dairy giant expand its global distribution network. The technology, which Arla […]

Dean Foods to remain standalone business after strategic review

USA – Dean Foods, America’s leading food and beverage manufacturer has resolved to operate as a standalone unit following a comprehensive review of strategic alternatives, including a possible sale of the company. Dean Foods initiated […]

Fonterra delays annual results reporting date to finalize accounts after write-downs

NEW ZEALAND – Fonterra has advised a change of date for reporting its audited financial results for the financial year ending 31 July 2019. The dairy cooperative, which was previously expected to report the financial […]