Arla Foods has announced price rises averaging 2 % for the group's dairy products in Denmark. The increase, however, varies from product to product. While the price of milk, yoghurt and butter will go up, organic products as well
Nordmilch, Germany's largest dairy company, is planning to merge with Adelbyer Nordfriesland Milch eG, which operates in an area just south of the Danish/German border. The merger means that Europe's fifth largest dairy company will now
By agreement with Skånemejerier, Arla Foods will become sole owner of Lindals, the two companies' joint dairy in Poland. The decision was ratified at Arla Foods' Board Meeting on Tuesday in Gothenburg. While Arla Foods regar
The inhabitants of traditional cheese producing countries, e.g. Holland, Denmark and Switzerland, are not quite as dedicated cheese eaters as many would imagine. According to a recent survey by the Danish Dairy Board, the Dutch and the D
Swedish dairy cows continue to produce more milk than any others in Europe. Danish cows, however, have beaten Dutch cows into second place. According to recent statistics from the Danish Dairy Board, Swedish cows produced 7,150 kg
The average Dane last year drank 22.5 litres full-cream milk, 54.2 litres of semi-skimmed milk and 18.9 litres skimmed milk per year according to recently published dairy statistics for the calendar year 1999. This is 7 per cent less ful
For nearly two years Arla Foods has been the only company in the world with the skill to produce sliced blue cheese. This was recently acknowledged when Rosenborg Sliced Blue Cheese won the Canadian Grand Prix New Products Awards 2000.
The sales and distribution partnership between Danone of France, the world's largest yoghurt producer, and Arla Foods will cease with effect from August 1, 2000. From 1989 to 1997, the then MD Foods was responsible for sales and d
At a press conference last week in Athens, Arla Foods and the Greek food company, Delta, announced discussions about a joint-venture between Arla Foods Hellas and Athens-based Delta Selections. The new company in which Delta will hold a
The Swedish supermarket chain ICA is coming to Denmark following the acquisition of a 50% stake in ISO, the Danish chain. ICA's Managing Director, Svante Nilsson, says that ICA has been looking for an opening in Denmark for some t
The Saudi Government has announced that Saudi Arabia is ready to import Danish dairy products once again following the import ban dating back to mid-March. However, the ban on beef imports remains. The move means that Arla Foods'
On Tuesday, June 6 MD Foods and Arla will officially change name to Arla Foods. However, on Monday, May 22, the Danish team for Euro 2000, sponsored by Arla Foods, will begin sporting the group's new logo when training for the final roun