Granarolo buys majority stake in Italian cheese company Venchiaredo

EUROPE – Italian dairy company Granarolo has acquired a majority stake in Venchiaredo, a producer and distributor of cheese products for an undisclosed amount. Granarolo which makes fresh milk and dairy-cheese, dry pasta, deli meats and vegetable foods has increased its stake in the Italian firm from 33.5% to 57.5%. Founded in 1968 and is…

Granarolo partners with ENEA to create a low-sugar, lactose-free milk

ITALY - Italian dairy company Granarolo Group has collaborated with ENEA – the Italian national agency for new technologies – to create a new low-sugar, lactose-free milk product. Granarolo claims the new G+ Milk has 30% less sugar than whole milk, and is easier to digest than conventional milk products. G+ Milk was created using…