Dairy: Latest news and analysis articles

Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?

Latest Insights

How could TPP affect dairy processors? - analysis

The details of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal have been released and, speaking to dairy industry representatives and analysts acro...

How Danone aims to meet its 2020 objectives

Danone outlined plans to raise its sales and earnings performance through to 2020 in an investor meeting held earlier this week. The company...

The top takeaways from IGD's Supply Chain Summit

With stagnant volumes and volatility in costs putting pressure on margins, more companies are turning their attention to supply chains to ek...

Will Belvita win at breakfast in China? - analysis

Mondelez International has taken its breakfast biscuit concept, Belvita, to China in a bid to capture the attention of the young, time-poor...

Latest Interviews

Wyke Farms aims to quadruple international sales  5 Nov 2015

Katy Askew

UK cheddar maker Wyke Farms hopes to quadruple the size of its international business over the next four years. For a premium company with some significant long-term ambitions, growing overseas is an increasingly important strategy as Wyke grapples with a highly price-sensitive UK market. Katy Askew speaks to Wyke MD Richard Clothier. 

Arab Dairy targets growth of 30-35% 4 Nov 2015

Katy Askew

Arab Dairy, the Egyptian dairy firm owned by Pioneers Holding, has an ambitious growth target. The company intends to expand its sales by “at least” 30-35% per year for the next five years, export director Wael Morsy tells just-food. This will be achieved by reinvigorating its cheese business in Egypt and expanding its international sales. Katy Askew finds out more. 

Latest News

Emmi acquires US firm Redwood Hill Farm 1 Dec 15

Katy Askew

Emmi is expanding in the "attractive niches" of goat's milk products and "sustainable foods" such as organic and lactose-free through the acquisition of US-based dairy Redwood Hill Farm and Creamery. 

Coca-Cola cools talk of dairy move in India 1 Dec 15

Hannah Abdulla

Coca-Cola has moved to cool talk in India is set to launch milk-based beverage Vio in the country.

Willi-Food profits fall on charges, weaker sales 1 Dec 15

Hannah Abdulla

G. Willi-Food, the Israeli, group has posted a fall in profits for the first nine months of the year on the back of weak consumption in its domestic market and one-off charges.

Vilkyskiu Pienine posts 9M profit fall 30 Nov 15

Hannah Abdulla

Lithuanian dairy processor Vilkyskiu Pienine has reported a fall in nine-month profits in part due to lower sales.

Industry quotes of week - Boulder Brands, Unilever 27 Nov 15

Hannah Abdulla

Ahead of the climate talks in Paris, Unilever announced plans to be carbon positive from its operations by 2030. Elsewhere, there was more consolidation in the US food sector, with Pinnacle Foods moving for Boulder Brands. Tyson Foods, Post Holdings and Greencore all had annual results out in the week. Maple Leaf Foods outlined plans to "streamline" its business, which is set to lead to the loss of 400 staff. Here is the week in quotes.

Berner Food & Beverage sold to PE firm Peak Rock 26 Nov 15

Hannah Abdulla

US private-equity firm Peak Rock has announced the acquisition of Berner Food & Beverage, a manufacturer of private-label dairy products.

Latest blogs

Talk of IPO of Australia's Manassen Foods returns 29 Oct 15

Dean Best

Speculation Bright Food is planning to float its Australian asset, the distributor Manassen Foods, has resurfaced, with a report the Chinese giant has hired banking advisers to line up a listing next year.

Former Muller executive Carl Ravenhall takes board seat at First Milk 23 Oct 15

Dean Best

First Milk's bid for recovery has seen the UK dairy co-operative appoint former Muller Wiseman Dairies, Milk Link and Adams Foods executive Carl Ravenhall to its board.

just-food homepage

Forgot your password?

Get full access to all content, just $1 for 30 days

Site Editor Dean Best
Access for $1 for 30 days

A Message From The Editor [x]

just-food gives you the widest food market coverage.

But only paid just-food members have full, unlimited access to all our exclusive content - including 15 years of archives.

I am so confident you will love complete access to our content that today I can offer you 30 days access for $1.

It’s our best ever membership offer – just for you.

Editor's signature

Dean Best, editor of just-food

Get 30 days for $1
Risk-free, money-back guarantee