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Union fears for future of one of Muller's English dairies

29 Apr 2019

Trade union Usdaw is fearful for the future of one of Müller Milk and Ingredients' English dairies as the company reviews the future of its UK sites. 

Muller reviews UK dairy network under cost-cutting drive as new logistics partnership formed

26 Apr 2019

German dairy giant Müller said it plans to review its network of six dairies in the UK and Ireland under a recently-announced cost-saving initiative.

Muller to slash UK SKUs in cost-cutting drive

11 Apr 2019

Germany dairy giant Müller's UK fresh milk arm is to drastically cut the number of SKUs as part of its Project Darwin cost-cutting drive.

German dairy sector deep-dive, part one - seeking green shoots in mature market

10 Apr 2019

In the first part of a two-part feature looking at the German dairy sector, Andy Coyne focuses on the make-up of the market and the pressures weighing on its growth prospects.

Germany's Homann to close herring facility with loss of 50 jobs

26 Mar 2019

Germany's Homann is to close a local facility producing herring products this summer because the plant is not "economically viable".

New products - Unilever adds layered jars to Talenti gelato range; New bars added to Alpen range in UK; Alpro goes Greek-style; Muller launches twin natural yogurt range in UK

13 Mar 2019

This week's notable new products include a push from Alpro into Greek-style yogurts, significant activity at Conagra Brands and a product "first" from Hormel Foods.

New products - Unilever teams up with Tesco on Nice by Nature lollies; Brain food company Ingenuity Brands unveils Brainiac Kids; Smucker's set for move into honey

1 Mar 2019

This week's batch of new products includes the UK's Noble Foods adding ice cream to its Gü desserts range and US-based Good Karma launching plant-based sour cream and dips.

Muller confirms appointment of Hansjörg Herrmann as COO

14 Jan 2019

Dairy giant Müller has appointed a new chief operating officer to oversee the Germany-based group's global COO functions.

Dairy Crest, Kerry and Muller linked with possible Ambrosia deal

26 Nov 2018

Major dairy companies have been linked with interest in possibly making bids for Premier Foods' up-for-sale Ambrosia custard brand.

Müller to reduce sugar in yogurt range after scientific breakthrough

6 Nov 2018

Dairy giant Müller is set to make changes to the formula of one of its yogurt brands in the UK and Ireland following a research and development breakthrough.

A2 Milk signs Crediton Dairy as UK fresh-milk processor

28 Sep 2018

New Zealand-based A2 Milk Co. has changed its fresh-milk processor in the UK, with local firm Crediton Dairy taking on the contract from German dairy giant Müller.

Dairy giant Muller reviewing future of depot in northern England

24 Jul 2018

European dairy heavyweight Muller has confirmed it is reviewing the future of its depot in Carlisle in north-west England.

Mars extends Maltesers brand in UK; Nestle brings Garden Gourmet meat-free range to UK; Pladis takes Why Nut to US; Kez's Kitchen takes its cookies into dairy with ice cream debut

29 May 2018

just-food publishes the most notable product development from the international food sector, presented in bitesize format to give you a flavour of the innovation from your peers and competitors announced this week.

Dairy giant Muller confirms Werner Stegmuller as CEO

18 May 2018

Müller has promoted Werner Stegmüller to global chief executive of the Germany-based dairy giant from the chief operating officer role he took on in June last year.

Smoothie maker Innocent moves into dairy alternatives; Sonoma Creamery unveils Cheese Crisp Bars; PepsiCo launches Sunbreaks snacks in France; Yogurt giant Muller enters lactose-free

15 Mar 2018

just-food publishes the most notable product development from the international food sector, presented in bitesize format to give you a flavour of the innovation from your peers and competitors announced this week.

Muller in talks to buy Nampak plants in plastics push

1 Mar 2018

German dairy giant Muller is stepping up the challenge to reduce the use of plastics in the UK by increasing its capacity to manufacture its own packaging for its fresh milk.

Danone launches Alpro yogurts in France; Unilever unveils low-sugar Talenti ice cream in US; Nestle reveals Thomy brand vegan hollandaise

9 Feb 2018

just-food publishes the most notable product development from the international food sector, presented in bitesize format to give you a flavour of the innovation from your peers and competitors announced this week.

Müller eyes growth in UK yogurt and desserts

15 Sep 2017

German dairy company Müller is to invest GBP100m (US$135.4m) in its UK yogurts and desserts business, saying it has identified a potential GBP233m of category growth.

Muller applies to expand UK factory to double output

18 Jul 2017

Muller has applied for planning permission to expand its factory in the UK town of Telford as it seeks to double yogurt production at the site.

HP Hood buys former Muller Quaker Dairy site from DFA

13 Jul 2017

US dairy group HP Hood has snapped up a plant from Dairy Farmers of America that, before it had been acquired by the co-op, had been the hub of a failed venture between German yogurt giant Muller and PepsiCo.

Muller chooses site to bundle Homann output

4 Jul 2017

German dairy giant Muller has confirmed plans to set up a new site to take on the production of four plants for its domestic Homann deli meats-to-condiments division, facilities that are set to close.

Arla swallows Morrisons own-label milk contract

15 May 2017

Arla Foods has secured a deal to be the exclusive supplier of private-label liquid milk to Morrisons, the UK's fourth-largest grocer.

Muller to close Homann four deli plants and create one site

21 Apr 2017

German dairy group Muller plans to invest up to EUR500m (US$535m) in building a new site to house the merged operations of four existing production plants for its domestic Homann deli meats unit, facilities that are set to close.

Muller launches "shareable" dessert pots in UK

18 Apr 2017

German dairy Müller is launching the company's "first branded shareable dessert" in the UK.

Lindt & Sprungli's Uwe Sommer 'to become Muller CEO'

15 Mar 2017

Lindt & Sprüngli executive Uwe Sommer is reportedly set to become the CEO of German dairy group Müller after he steps down from his current post next month.

Muller launches "zero added sugar Frijj", new recipe to milkshakes line

10 Mar 2017

German dairy Müller is shaking up its Frijj milkshake brand in the UK and introducing a Frijj Zero added sugar line.

Dairy giant Muller appoints new CFO, COO

11 Jan 2017

Germany-based dairy group Muller has named a new CFO and a new COO.

Muller plans to end production at UK dairy

4 Nov 2016

Müller plans to wind down production at a dairy plant in the UK as the German giant looks to invest in giving its milk and ingredients business in the country - much of it built through two acquisitions in four years - a "sustainable and vibrant future".

Müller cuts added sugar in UK yogurt line for kids

19 Sep 2016

Müller has reformulated its Kids Corner yogurt brand in the UK, cutting the amount of added sugar in the product by 50%.

Müller ramps up UK investment by GBP100m

19 Sep 2016

German dairy Müller is increasing its investment in the UK by an additional GBP100m (US$130.3m) over the next 18 months in a bid to grow the category in the country.

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