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New evidence suggests any kind of light can spoil dairy products

By Beth Newhart

Light protection services and certification company Noluma has released new research that tackles the effects of light exposure on milk and other dairy products. Vitamin A, vitamin D and riboflavin levels in milk all begin to deplete after just two hours.

Dr Frank Claassen becomes the new DMK CFO in July, 2019.

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DMK Group appoints new CFO

By Jim Cornall

Dr Frank Claassen will become the new chief financial officer of the German dairy cooperative, Deutsches Milchkontor GmbH (DMK Group). He succeeds Volkmar Taucher, 62, who will hand over his position in July 2019.

The facility manufactures fresh, extended shelf-life and aseptic dairy products for grocery store chains and organic milk brands.

DFA to buy Agropur Minnesota facility

By Jim Cornall

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) and Agropur have announced they have entered into an agreement for DFA to acquire Agropur’s St. Paul, Minn., facility.

Bundaberg Rum &h Pauls launch 3 Christmas drinks. Photo: Diageo.

Bundaberg Rum & Pauls launch three Christmas products

By Jenny Eagle

Diageo’s Bundaberg Rum has partnered with milk and dairy brand Pauls to launch three Christmas products; Pauls Bundaberg Rum Premium Rumball Custard; Pauls Bundaberg Rum Premium Vanilla Rum Custard; and Pauls Bundaberg Rum Flavoured Egg Nog.

Soeren Vonsild hands over the presidency of the Society of Dairy Technology to Dr Paul Bouchier.

Society of Dairy Technology has new president

By Jim Cornall

The Society of Dairy Technology (SDT) held its 75th Annual General Meeting last month, with outgoing president Soeren Vonsild handing over the presidency to Dr Paul Bouchier of Food Science Appliance.

Interviews with Arla Foods and International Dispensing Corporation.

Dairy Dialog podcast 15: Arla Foods and IDC

By Jim Cornall

This week’s Dairy Dialog podcast takes a look at this week’s acquisition by Arla Foods, as well as US company International Dispensing Corporation's (IDC) hopes of helping the dairy market in Pakistan.