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Private label bites back at Arla milk brand

Arla UK's Cravendale milk brand has seen its strong growth stunted by cheaper, supermarket milk in recent weeks, reminding processors how easily private label could destabilise branded dairy growth in...

Arla chief adds to UK milk debate

The UK dairy industry could profit from a drop in milk production, said the chief executive of Arla UK on Tuesday, enabling the industry to add value and raise earnings...

Wiseman, Arla show UK dairy recovery

Early signs suggest a recovery on Britain's dairy market as both Arla Foods UK and Robert Wiseman halt the margin rot with brand development and price rises.

Arla dairy creeps back in Middle East

Arla Foods has said the boycott on its products in the key Middle East dairy market was slowly lifting, thanks to its dominance in certain areas of the Middle East...

Can Arla beat the boycott?

As Arla Foods begins on the long road to recovery in its Middle East dairy markets, delves into the nature of consumer boycotts and the effects they may have....

Arla says boycott losses to hit €53m

Arla Foods says a boycott on its dairy products in the Middle East will cost it at least €53m this year, as the firm tries to remain positive about the...

Arla signs organic milk deal with Lidl

Dairy group Arla Foods has signed an organic dairy supply deal with discount retailer Lidl, as big food firms increasingly move in on rising consumer demand for organic food.

Court fines Arla for abusing market position

A Danish court has fined Arla Foods €670,000 for abusing its dominant position on Denmark's dairy market, further jeopardizing the group's public image in the country.

Middle East recovery could take years, warns Arla

Arla Foods said its future on the key Middle East dairy market was in jeopardy, after the group stopped production for the area amid a widescale boycott on Danish products...

Arla dairy sales crippled by Middle East boycott

Danish dairy group Arla Foods said sales had come to a standstill in the firm's key Middle East region as Muslim consumers in several countries boycotted Danish products.

Arla launches Mini30 milk in battle for Danish dairy

The dairy group's new, lower calorie milk technology may help it re-gain ground on its home Danish milk market, after dropping almost 10 per cent in market share and losing...

Arla UK to battle soft drinks with One Shot milk

Dairy group Arla UK is set to launch Cravendale One Shot milk drinks this month to compete directly with soft drinks and begin making use of the firm's record investment...

Tagatose approval gives Arla access to EU market

Arla Food's low calorie sweetener D-Tagatose can now be used throughout the EU following yesterday's approval from the UK's FSA.

Arla adapting dairy space food for earth

A supply deal with US space agency NASA has helped Scandinavian dairy firm Arla Foods to develop a raft of cutting edge products it now wants to adapt for consumers...

Arla UK revels in branded dairy rise

Arla Foods UK has announced promising progress for the year but warned farmgate milk prices were likely to fall and consumers will have to pay more for steep input cost...

Arla predicts profitable expansion into Algerian dairy market

Arla Foods' plan to sell full-cream milk powder in Algeria makes perfect business sense to a company looking to expand into lucrative new markets.

Arla invests to beat CAP squeeze

Arla Foods' new full-cream milk powder factory underlines how tight margins are forcing companies to focus on delivering value-added ingredients.

Arla Foods upbeat on EU feta ruling

The European Court of Justice's feta ruling may give sole rights to Greece, yet one of Europe's leading dairy producers has been preparing for years to find a way round...

Arla streamlines milk powder facilities

The EU's CAP reforms continue to force changes on Europe's dairy firms as Arla Foods announced it will close a Danish milk powder plant that is no longer vital for...

Strong sales for Arla brands soften blow of spiralling oil prices?

The UK branch of dairy processor and ingredients supplier Arla Foods told investors yesterday that it is still on track to reach revised profit targets for the year, boosted by...

Market pressures force Arla Food Ingredients shake-up

Fighting a challenging market climate, Arla Foods shakes up its structure in step with changing consumer needs, the dairy ingredients firm said today.

Arla pledges to fight on in Wiseman war

Arla UK claimed a moral victory in its long dispute with rival Robert Wiseman Dairies in Scotland, after the competition appeals body over-turned an 'inadequate' investigation by the Office of...

Arla flags up Middle East dairy potential

Arla's switch of production from the EU to Saudi Arabia will save the firm money and help it to benefit from the Middle East's significant potential for high value diary...

Arla seals China milk powder deal

Arla Foods' factory re-jig paid off this week as the group signed a joint-venture deal with China's leading dairy firm to get its added value milk powder products into one...

Cost pressures force Arla staff cuts

Dairy group Arla Foods, under pressure from intense cost pressures, will cut staff and production at a speciality milk powder plant in Denmark to help salvage full-year profits.

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