Arla signs up for Russian dairy venture
Scandinavian dairy giant Arla Foods has agreed to form a joint
venture with its Russian distributor, Artis, as competition for
space on the growing Russian dairy market intensifies.
Tetra Pak to expand in China
Tetra Pak plans to tighten its grip on China's growing beverage and
dairy markets with a €60m state-of-the-art packaging materials
plant in the country, it announced Tuesday.
Nestlé opens factory for the poor in Brazil
Nestle announced it has opened a factory in Brazil to supply milk
powder and coffee to low income families there, in yet another sign
of ethics becoming big business.
Danone sets up joint venture with China's Mengniu
French biscuits, water and yoghurt group Danone said yesterday that
it had signed a joint venture with China's leading dairy Mengniu to
cooperate in the production and distribution of fresh dairy
products in China.
Fonterra to set up dairy farm in China
New Zealand dairy co-op Fonterra said today that it will set up a
best practice dairy farm in China to provide quality milk for
Shijiazhuang SanLu, the Chinese dairy in which it holds a 43 per
Meiji launches fresh milk in China
Asia's biggest dairy, Japan's Meiji, has started shipping
pasteurized milk directly to Shanghai from Japan, the first time a
foreign dairy has supplied fresh milk to the rapidly growing
Yili forges ahead as Bright loses share in China's dairy sector
Chinese dairy Yili, one of the country's top two, has increased
sales and profits in the first six months of the year despite
rising raw material costs, reinforcing its market share in the
fast-growing dairy sector.
China returns US milk powder with excess nitrite
China has sent back more than 100 metric tons of American milk
powder after it was found to contain potentially dangerous levels
Tetra Pak ramps up capacity in China
Leading carton maker Tetra Pak will double capacity at its Beijing
factory, it said yesterday, allowing it to meet the expected
ongoing growth in China's dairy sector.
China to clamp down on antibiotics in milk
China is preparing to launch a new national standard on raw milk to
prevent dairy products containing antibiotic residues from reaching
Glanbia builds protein business in China
Irish dairy ingredients firm Glanbia is building a presence in the
Chinese market with its expertise in heat-stable proteins.
Nestlé launches premium ice cream brand in China
Swiss food maker Nestle has launched the premium ice cream brand
Movenpick on the Chinese market, where it says it sees growing
demand for luxury food products.
SIG cashes in on China's fast-growing dairy sector
Swiss liquid packaging group SIG has sold 14 new filling lines in
one go to leading Chinese dairy Yili, reflecting the speed and
scale of growth in the country's dairy sector.
Omega-3 added to yoghurt in China
The first yoghurt containing the fatty acid omega-3 has been
launched in southern China, backed by labeling claims for its
Omega-3 drinkable yoghurt arrives in China
China's first drinkable yoghurt product, containing MEG-3 fish oil,
is currently rolling out, and has received strong endorsement from
the Guadong Dairy Association.