All news articles for July 2017

New product launches in the dairy aisles for July 2017. Pic:©iStock/abluecup

New dairy products launched in July

By Mary Ellen Shoup and Jim Cornall

This month’s new product round-up for the dairy aisles is a truly global affair, with products from Japan, Russia, Portugal, New Zealand, the UK and US.

IceRobotics is receiving funding to help negotiate the Chinese market. Pic:©iStock/lnzyx

IceRobotics gets financial support to enter Chinese market

By Jim Cornall

UK agritech company IceRobotics has received £5,000 ($6,545) in support as part of the China-Britain Business Council’s (CBBC) ‘Ready for China’ campaign to help more UK companies enter the China market.

Fonterra is hiking its milk price by 25 cents per kgMS.

Fonterra hikes farmgate milk price by 25 cents

By Jim Cornall

New Zealand’s Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited has announced an increased forecast Farmgate Milk Price for the upcoming 2018 season, to NZ$6.75 (US$5.09) per kilogram of milksolids (kgMS).