Arla Foods acquires Yeo Valley Diaries to expand milk, butter and cheese market

UK – Arla Foods Limited, an international dairy cooperative, will acquire Yeo Valley Dairies Limited, a subsidiary of the Yeo Valley Group Limited to expand milk, butter, spreads and cheese brands. According to the company, this transaction will give the farmer-owned dairy cooperative the rights to use the Yeo Valley brand in milk, butter, spreads and cheese under an intellectual property licence with Yeo Valley. The Yeo Valley yogurt, ice cream, cream and desserts business will continue to be run independently through Yeo Valley Group, which remains under the ownership…

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Arla Foods acquires milk, butter and cheese brands from Yeo Valley to grow organics line

UK – Danish dairy cooperative Arla Foods Limited is acquiring Yeo Valley Dairies Limited, a subsidiary of the Yeo Valley Group Limited, as it seeks to grow its line of organic milk products in the key UK market. The transaction will give the farmer-owned dairy cooperative the rights to use the Yeo Valley brand in milk, butter, spreads and cheese under an intellectual property licence with Yeo Valley. However, the Yeo Valley yogurt, ice cream, cream and desserts business will continue to be run independently through Yeo Valley Group, a…

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Arla eyes organic dairy business in the UK in a new partnership

UK – Arla Foods has announced a new partnership with Yeo Valley, a family-owned farming and dairy company in England to strengthen position in organic dairy products in the UK. According to the company, the partnership will bring together the two companies which have established themselves as strong organic brands in milk, butter and cheese production. In terms of the transaction, Arla Foods limited will take over the operations of Yeo Valley Dairies Limited giving it fundamental rights to trade a range of dairy products including milk, butter, spreads and…

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