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"We are very sorry about the difficulties that some parents have had," says Danone

Danone to investigate Aptamil formula complaints in UK

By Nathan Gray

Danone says it is looking into reports that its newly reformulated Aptamil baby milk formula is making some infants ill, after hundreds of complaints from parents in the UK.

Dean Foods invested in Good Karma in May 2017, and has now increased its stake to become the majority shareholder.

Dean Foods becomes majority shareholder of Good Karma

By Jim Cornall

US food manufacturer Dean Foods Company has increased its ownership percentage and taken a majority stake in Good Karma Foods, the leading brand of flaxseed-based milk and yogurt alternatives.

Fonterras aid it looked forward to seeing Beingmate

Fonterra pleased by Beingmate appointment

By Jim Cornall

New Zealand’s Fonterra Co-operative Group said it welcomes the appointment of Bao Xiufei to the role of general manager of Beingmate Baby & Child Food Co Ltd. Fonterra has an 18.8% share in the Chinese food company.

Brand Finance has published its lists of the world's top brands, including for the dairy industry.

Brand Finance reveals top 5 dairy brands

By Jim Cornall

Nestlé dominated the food brand rankings, according to a new report by independent brand valuation and strategy consultancy Brand Finance, however the growth of Chinese dairy company Yili has been impressive.

UNITAR and Danone will develop a learning program on climate change for Danone employees.

UNITAR partners with Danone to educate on climate change

By Jim Cornall

For the first time, UNITAR (United Nations Institute for Training and Research) has partnered with a private company to build a core set of knowledge to help promote conservation, restoration and safeguarding of the planet, while encouraging Danone employees...

An aerial photo taken December 19, 2017 shows new clearance for palm oil plantation on the secondary dry land forest at concession PT Agrinusa Persada Mulia of GAMA Group in Toray village, Merauke subdistrict, Merauke district, Papua province. Pic: © Jurnasyanto Sukarno/Greenpeace

Greenpeace links Fonterra to Indonesian deforestation

By Jim Cornall

A just-published Greenpeace investigation alleges that New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra Cooperative Group’s key supplier of palm kernel extract (PKE) has links to a huge expanse of deforestation in Indonesia.

Anchor Food Professionals chef Keith McDonald makes tea macchiatos with Fonterra’s Susan Cassidy.

Fonterra adds new beverage division

By Jim Cornall

New Zealand dairy cooperative Fonterra is adding a new channel to its global foodservice business – Beverage House – to capitalize on what it says is an increased global demand for ‘adventurous’ tea and coffee drinks.

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