New UK warehouse
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- 25 May 2001
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A new cold store and distribution centre is to be built at an Arla Foods-
owned site at Stourton outside Leeds, Managing Director Jens Bigum
announced at a meeting of Arla Foods' Board of Representatives Tuesday.
The decision follows the expiry of Arla Foods' existing lease for which the
company has been unable to find suitable alternative premises.
Construction costs are expected to be £5.4 million.
Arla Foods is an international dairy company owned by 9,700 farmers from Denmark, Sweden, the UK, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. Arla Foods is one of the leading players in the international dairy arena with well-known brands like Arla®, Lurpak®, Puck® and Castello®. Arla Foods is focused on providing good dairy nourishment from sustainable farming and operations and is also the world's largest manufacturer of organic dairy products.