On Saturday, two Arla Foods executives succeeded in their attempt to bring one litre of Arla Express milk to the summit of Europe’s highest mountain, Mont Blanc, within 21 hours of the milk having been tapped at Christiansfeld Dairy in Denm
Jens Bigum will retire as Group Managing Director of Arla Foods at the end of the year. Arla Foods Supervisory Board has appointed Deputy Managing Director Åke Modig, 57, Managing Director from January 1, 2004.
Increased focus on debt reduction has resulted in improved earnings for Express Dairies. On Monday, the company posted an operating profit before goodwill amortisation and operating exceptional charges of £37.3 million for the year
Like Express Dairies, one of the other large players in the UK dairy market, the Scottish dairy company Robert Wiseman Dairies, recorded a gain for the past financial year. Wiseman achieved a pre-tax profit of £22.8 million, i.e. a
Tistrup Dairy in Denmark, the world’s oldest working co-operative dairy, is celebrating its 120th birthday on Sunday, June 8th. When the dairy opened on the site which it still occupies on June 8, 1883, the cost of
After more than two years’ preparation, the world’s largest soft drinks manufacturer, Coca-Cola is about to launch a milk drink in the US. The milk drink, Swerve, will consist of at least 50% milk and will be available in three fl
With effect from June 15, Arla Foods will acquire all shares in the import company Delimo A/S which is partly owned by Director Ib Mortensen and partly by Arla Foods. Delimo imports speciality cheese from the whole of Europe, parti
Arla Foods plans to cut 600 jobs over the next three financial years, primarily within the group’s administrative departments.
There is now a healthy alternative to icecream and chocolate for Saudi Arabian children.
The boycott of Danish products in the Middle East will, on average, cost Arla Foods’ 10,000 Danish and Swedish farmers DKK 40,000 each. The boycott of Danish products in the Middle East will, on average, cost Arla Foods’ 10,000 Da
Several media have incorrectly reported that Arla is boycotting Israel. In fact, Arla exports milk powder, cheese and butter to Israel to the value of DKK 200 million each year. “We have never boycotted Israel, and we have never a
An own label milk contract with Lidl in Denmark has opened the door to a major contract with Lidl in Germany for organic milk and butter. Consequently, Arla is well on the way to utilising the 347 million kg organic milk the compa