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DSM gets cultured

DSM gets cultured

Ingredients company DSM has linked up with culture specialists CSL
to offer cheese and yoghurt manufacturers 'a single source for both
cultures'.

Good news on the Horizon

Good news on the Horizon

Organic dairy foods group Horizon Organic reported an increase in
sales of 21 per cent in the US and 20 per cent in the UK during the
second quarter of 2003, compared with the second quarter of 2002.

Arla passes the test

Arla passes the test

Two dairies, Danish-based Birkum Ost and UK-based Oakthorpe, have
been granted ISO 9001:2000 and HACCP accreditation. Both are owned
by dairy giant Arla Foods.

Wiseman in the pink

Wiseman in the pink

New supply contracts with the UK's leading supermarket groups have
helped Robert Wiseman Dairies get off to an excellent start in the
first three months of the financial year.

For feta or for worse

For feta or for worse

Arla Foods is involved in a joint feta venture with the Greek dairy
company, Hellas. The move is designed to strengthen the
Scandinavian dairy's presence in the US market

Pot plant operational

Pot plant operational

Graham Packaging Company has begun production of polypropylene
yoghurt containers at a new French plant, adding to the companies
growing blow moulding capabilities.

Scottish dairy expands

Scottish dairy expands

Graham's Dairies has further expanded its operations. The business
acquired Stevenson Dairy Farm this week in a move that consolidates
its position as Scotland's largest family-owned dairy.

Glanbia on target

Glanbia on target

Irish food and dairy group Glanbia is likely to meet full year
earnings expectations despite tougher trading conditions, its
managing director said this week.

Arla plans job cuts

Arla plans job cuts

Dairy giant Arla Foods is planning to cut 600 jobs over the next
three financial years. The job losses will largely be contained
within the group's administrative departments.

A good year for Wiseman

A good year for Wiseman

Dairy processor Robert Wiseman has posted an 11 per cent increase
in sales volumes for 2002, helped by investment in its dairy
facilities and important new supply contracts with the major
multiples.

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