Morinaga's Mt. Rainier logo has faced opposition from multiple brands claiming the trademark is too similar to their own.  ©GettyImages/TimArbaev

Starbucks challenge to Morinaga’s Mt. Rainier logo shot down

By Mary Ellen Shoup

The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has rejected Starbucks’ opposition to a trademark application filed by Japanese dairy manufacturer Morinaga Nyugo Kabushiki Kaisha (trading as Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd.) for its RTD espresso...

The funding will help the Quebec dairy company acquire new equipment and develop new products.

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Canadian government funds Quebec dairy growth

By Jim Cornall

The Government of Canada has kicked in C$382,000 (US$296,000) in financial assistance to Laiterie de l'Outaouais Inc., a Quebec dairy company.

Wyke Farms' water recovery plant. Pic: Wyke Farms

Wyke Farms and OMSCo partner to launch British Organic Dairy Company

By Jim Cornall

Wyke Farms, the UK’s largest independent cheese maker, and The Organic Milk Suppliers Cooperative (OMSCo), the UK’s largest producer of organic milk and organic dairy exporter, have named their partnership ‘The British Organic Dairy Company’.

FDstore Group includes six divisions, from packaging and equipment to an academy dedicated to helping dairy companies of all sizes.

Developing small-scale dairies in Italy

By Jim Cornall

Expocasearia was held in Italy last month in Cremona, and one company present put the spotlight firmly on the growing importance – and number – of small scale dairies.

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