Arla's emissions pledge reflects dairy eco concerns
Arla Foods say it will aim to cut 25 per cent of its current green
house gas (GHG) emissions from its entire production and
distribution cycle by 2020, in line with revised global targets on
industrial carbon dioxide (CO2) output.
Arla counts the kroner after exceptional year for milk
Arla Foods has reported a sustained level of profit despite a
turbulent year in the milk markets after treading a fine line
between paying its members more for their milk and pricing their
New briefs: Dean Foods, Arla and kosher cheese
This week, Dean Foods fails to profit form full year sales
improvements, Arla moves to expand cheese production in the US, and
Willi Foods finalises an agreement to produce kosher dairy in
News briefs: Arla, Global Dairy Conference and Danone
This week, Arla Foods increases payouts to its UK dairy farmers,
Athens is picked to host the second Global Dairy Conference in
March and Danone may have further expanded its presence in Asia.
Arla targets UK dominance in organic spreads
Arla Foods is launching an organic alternative for its leading
spread brand in a bid to become market leader of the burgeoning
Briefs: Arla Foods, Fonterra and Parmalat
This week, Arla Foods re-brands its cheeses in a profitability
drive, Fonterra begins to experience the benefits of higher milk
costs and Parmalat responds to an ongoing Italian antitrust
Arla finds way to process more protein from whey permeat
Dairy co-operative Arla Foods continues to expand beyond its native
European market by stepping up investment in Argentina for
the production of whey powders.
Arla benefits from UK dairy boom
The UK division of dairy cooperative Arla Foods is expected to
exceed last year's record earnings, the company said this week,
in announcing the group was doubling its profit forecast
for next year to DKK600m (€80m).
Arla offloads cheese import arm
Arla Foods will further reduce its stake in the cheese
market with the announcement today of the sale of its Delimo
import arm to France-based Lactalis.
Arla cuts cheese to ease supply burden
Arla Foods is to cut cheese production by 6,200 tonnes until the
new year in a drive to better deal with a dwindling global supply
of raw milk.
Payouts and organics on the rise for Arla
Arla Foods is to step up both the amount of payouts
to its suppliers and organic production in an attempt to adapt to a
rapidly changing global dairy market.
Arla sells yoghurt top cups division
Arla Foods announced yesterday the sale of Crispy Food
International, a leading producer of "cereal tops" for dairy
breakfast foods, to Denmark-based Koff.
Bangladesh success reflects Arla's Asian ambition
Dairy group Arla continues to profit from its partnerships within
the emerging markets of Asia as sales of its powdered milk brands
in Bangladesh continue to rise rapidly.
Vietnam next for Arla's emerging market drive
Sweden's Arla foods has today revealed it plans to enter Vietnam's
dairy market in October to boost its presence in the dynamic
emerging markets of Asia.
Arla poised to sell packaging venture
Dairy group Arla Foods and packaging firm Constantia Packaging are
looking to sell off their joint venture on the Danish market to
focus on their core businesses.