Proposed changes to international food safety standards could affect the way cheese makers sell their products worldwide.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has announced new cheese composition standards that could significantly impact dairy imports from the EU and the US.
It seems even dairy products are getting nationalistic these days, as one of the UK's leading cheese producers aims to tap growing Scottish pride with its latest cheddar range.
Cheese processors in the UK have been handed tougher guidance on hygiene, following EU claims that the country's food safety authority was not doing enough to protect consumers.
An unhealthy image for cheese in the UK threatens to prevent many varieties from leaping on the functional food bandwagon.
Regional cheese producers are enjoying a revival in the UK, but the market as a whole is struggling to grow volumes against an unhealthy image with consumers.
Cargill is introducing a new aromatic cheese culture to create subtle fruity aromas in the rind and mould of ripened cheese, a quality said to be sought after by consumers.
A special summit on cheese will be held in the UK early this summer, reflecting the category's growing importance for dairy industry earnings.
UK dairy co-operative Milk Link has consolidated its position in the country's cheese market after buying out partner firm Glanbia from The Cheese Company.
South Koreans are consuming greater quantities of cheese as foods like pizza, cheeseburgers and sandwiches become more popular among the younger generation.
A new range of vacuum cheese packaging allows the curing process to continue while extending product shelf life, its manufacturer claims.
Time is running out for producers of specialist, cloth-bound cheese in the UK as efforts stall in their bid to continue using a chemical that is banned across the EU.
Bands of thieves are hijacking lorries containing Parmesan cheese in northern Italy and selling on the products for hard cash, adding to the woes of a struggling industry.
Consumers in the UK are trading up on their favourite cheese, cheddar, according to new figures, eating into private label sales and offering strong opportunities for producers.
Dairy Crest confirmed it was in talks to sell its retailer cheese division to rival dairy group First Milk, as the firm looks to branded products for growth.
Americans are eating Danish havarti cheese faster than Arla Foods can make it for them, the firm has said, helping it to build a better foothold across the Atlantic.
Children are not getting enough calcium in their diets, according to US dieticians, who recommend that more milk, cheese and yogurt products targeting kids would be one way to address...
Scientists are using DNA extraction to build a quality 'ID card' for Andalusian goat's cheese, potentially offering a new way of proving the safety and quality of speciality products.
Savoury ingredients supplier Synergy has launched a line of cheese ingredients designed to enhance flavour and mouthfeel while also providing manufacturers with some cost benefits.
Deep in the heart of Britain's midlands, the only seven dairies in the world licenced to make Stilton blue cheese have had their work cut out this year to meet...
Britain's second biggest supermarket, Asda Wal-Mart, has attempted to head off supply chain complaints by signing a two-year deal to buy cheese from a Dairy Crest plant in northern England.
Some children's cheese brands contain more salt per 100g than the Atlantic Ocean, says a UK campaigns group study, piling more pressure on manufacturers to slash the salt.
Adding soluble fibres, guar gum and pectin, to skimmed milk could speed up the coagulation time, improving cost efficiency, and impart nutritional benefits, say Irish researchers.
China's biggest domestic cheese producer, Bright Dairy, has invested in a new production line for sliced cheese to increase its profits from this growing, niche market.
Arla Foods has re-started cheese production for the Middle East dairy market, but warned the move did not represent significant progress in beating the boycott there.