Novozymes launches new lactase to improve nutritional profile of dairy products

DENMARK – The Danish biological solutions company, Novozymes is launching Saphera Fiber, a new lactase enzyme which enables manufactures to increase the content of fibers while also reducing sugar in fermented and non-fermented dairy products. According […]

Arla enters dairy alternative market with new brand and plant-based products

DENMARK – Arla Foods, one of the world’s largest dairy cooperatives based in Denmark, has entered the dairy alternative market to meet the increasing number of consumers are looking for plant-based products. Arla is initially […]

DSM to acquire Glycom for US$826m to accelerate growth in early life nutrition

NETHERLANDS – Royal DSM, a global science-based company in nutrition and health has secured a deal to acquire human milk oligosaccharides supplier Glycom for €765 million (US$826m). Founded in 2005, Glycom is a Danish company […]

Danish brewer Carlsberg grows annual revenue grows 5.4% to US$9.75bn

DENMARK – Carlsberg Group reported 5.4% growth in revenue to DKK 65.902 billion (US$9.75 billion) for the full year ended 31 December, 2019. Carlsberg’s annual organic operating profit went up of 10.5% while net profit […]

Danish packaging firm Hartmann expands with acquisition of Mohan Fibre in India

DENMARK – Brødrene Hartmann, a Danish manufacturer of moulded fibre packaging has entered into an agreement to acquire Mohan Fibre Products India’s leading manufacturer of egg and fruit packaging. Based in Punjab, Mohan Fibre manufactures […]

Food Cultures & Enzymes boosts Chr. Hansen first quarter performance

DENMARK – Chr. Hansen reported an organic revenue growth of 1% in the first three months of 2019/20 to €272.4 million (US$303.64m) boosted by a 4% growth in Food Cultures & Enzymes and a 1% […]

Alfa Laval opens new global innovation & test center in Denmark

DENMARK – Alfa Laval, a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling, has opened its Innovation & Test center in Søborg, Denmark, to strengthen the company’s position within food and water sectors. […]

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 […]