The price farmers are paid for milk has again made national headlines in the UK - and again it is the country's supermarket chains in the fi...
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UK cheese maker Cricketer Farm supplies the country's major retailers with low-fat cheese, a category growing amid the rising consumer interest in health. However, in the last 18 months, the business has added a new brand - Cheeky Cow - to its portfolio, with half the fat of mature cheddar. MD Greg Parsons talks to Dean Best about the brand's early performance, the competition and how there are plans for "evolution" in 2015.
Dairy Crest has said it has had a "transformational" year, characterised by an increased focus on its domestic business and a drive to boost efficiency. The company is now plotting a number of investments designed to grow both the top and bottom line. In a two-part just-food interview, Katy Askew spoke to CEO Mark Allen about how Dairy Crest is improving its cost base and shifting to higher margin products.
Dairy Crest insisted that its cheese and spreads businesses have performed "robustly" in a "difficult environment" and, while its milk business continued to make a loss, the sale of the unit remains "on track".
Dairy Crest has launched a reduced sugar version of its milkshake product, Frijj, in the UK.
Dairy Crest has introduced a four-month "price floor" in a bid to offer a "lengthy period of stability" to its farmer suppliers struggling under the knock-on impact of low prices for global dairy commodities.
Dairy Crest will supply a third less liquid milk to UK grocer Morrisons under a new deal between the two companies.
Dairy giant Arla Foods has opened a lactose factory in Denmark to supply what the co-op called a "vibrant" infant nutrition market.
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Global Ice Cream Market: Merger and Acquisitions July 2014
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