The International Cheese Awards were held in Nantwich, in the UK. Pic: Fonterra.

Dairy industry awards round-up

By Mary Ellen Shoup and Jim Cornall

This month, we’re adding a new feature to our monthly round-ups; awards. 

TINE's CEO said the company must increase growth and competitiveness. Pic: TINE/BO Mathisen

Weaker sales for TINE

By Jim Cornall

Norway's TINE Group had sales revenues of NOK 5.51bn ($706m) in the second quarter, down 1.1% compared with the second quarter of 2016.

Arla will begin selling its branded dairy products in Ghana next month after launching a subsidiary in the West African country.

Arla launches new business in Ghana

By Jim Cornall

Arla Foods is expanding into another market in its Sub-Saharan Africa business region by creating a sales and packaging facility in Ghana.

Heritage saw profits fall, but the company was busy, acquiring the dairy business of Reliance Retail Limited.

Heritage Foods profits fall

By Jim Cornall

Indian dairy company Heritage Foods has published its financial results for the quarter ending June 30, 2017.