Arla Foods

Arla and DFA are embarking on a joint venture to produce cheddar at a new plant in Linwood, NY, which will be operational by 2017.

Arla and DFA to create New York State cheese plant

By Jim Cornall

Arla and Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) have agreed to enter into a joint venture that includes the construction of a small dairy plant in Linwood, New York, for cheddar cheese production.

A study in Malawi and Mozambique suggests whey ingredients speed up the recovery of moderately malnourished children.

Whey ingredients help malnutrition treatment: study

By Jim Cornall

A clinical study of ready-to-use supplementary food (RUSF) has shown for the first time that the addition of whey ingredients speeds up the recovery of moderately malnourished children.

Attendees of the Arla Food Ingredients seminar in Beijing heard about the latest whey protein research

Arla Foods Ingredients holds annual seminar

By Jim Cornall

At the recent Arla Foods Ingredients annual seminar in Beijing, Professor Yvan Vandenplas from UZ Brussel, Belgium, reviewed studies that have investigated useful alternatives to standard formulas made with cow’s milk.

Arla will also change its current management structure

500 job losses as Arla restructures

By Jim Cornall

Arla has announced structural changes to its organization that it says will enable the business to deliver on its Good Growth Strategy 2020.

Arla has acquired full ownership of Westbury Dairies

Arla takeover of Westbury Dairies welcomed

By Michael Stones

Arla’s move to acquire full ownership of Westbury Dairies – formerly operated with First Milk as a joint venture – has been welcomed by milk suppliers.

Arla Asia is using GPS technology to improve efficiency in China

GPS app boosts Arla sales in China

By Jim Cornall

Arla is using GPS technology to improve sales in China – and the company says it’s already reaping the rewards

Arla UK is hoping its new product, Arla BOB, will be a big success with consumers

Arla UK launches new fat-free milk brand

By Jim Cornall

Arla, the UK’s largest dairy company, has launched Arla BOB (Best of Both), a new branded fat-free milk product, which the company says tastes as good as semi-skimmed. It is packaged with a distinctive yellow top.

Nationalism is not the solution - we're all in this milk price crisis together, says the Dutch Dairy Association (NZO)

Milk crisis nationalism is anti-EU, Dutch tell Commission

By Annie Harrison-Dunn

Calls from the French National Federation of Dairy Cooperatives (FNCL) to stop imports of foreign dairy products are contrary to EU single market principles, Dutch groups have complained to the European Commission.

Arla's plans to fight malnutrition come under fire

AFI: 'This is a complement to breast feeding, not a replacement'

Arla's plans to fight malnutrition come under fire

By Niamh Michail

As Danish dairy giant Arla Foods Ingredients (AFI) announces plans to combat malnutrition in Ethiopia by selling ingredients for milk formula, campaigners warn that companies may be profiting from hunger by promoting their products.