UK distributor sold
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- 04 March 2004
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Arla Foods UK plc has sold the distribution company, Express Chilled Distribution, in Alcester to Corby Chilled Distribution Limited for GBP 2.8 million.
All employees will transfer to the new owner. In connection with the move, Arla Foods UK has announced that Express Chilled Distribution’s two units in Airdrie and Trafford Park will be closed down with the loss of some jobs.
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.