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Müller is an international dairy producer. Founded by Ludwig Müller in 1896, Müller is a private company. The head office for Müller is located in Bavaria, Germany.

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PepsiCo, Muller did not stand out in US crowd

Just three years after PepsiCo and Muller launched their bid to capture part of the US yoghurt market, the companies have thrown in the towe...

Category crunch: Turbulent times in UK liquid milk

The UK liquid milk sector is experiencing an ongoing decline in value sales. Despite gradually increasing volumes, the price being paid for...

Katy Askew | 30 May 2012

The downward movement of liquid milk prices has placed margins in the category under mounting pressure. In part two of our Category Crunch, Katy Askew looks at how the country's three largest milk processors - Dairy Crest, Arla and Robert Wiseman - are responding to this challenge.

Michelle Russell | 20 Apr 2012

The Greek yoghurt market in the US has enjoyed some serious growth over the last few years with formidable entrenched players in the category reaping the benefits. But with concerns that General Mills is not being proactive enough and Kraft Foods pulling out last month, analysts question whether there is room for more players in this already crowded category.

Dean Best | 16 Jan 2012

Muller and Robert Wiseman Dairies are talking up the benefits of the German yoghurt maker's planned takeover of the UK milk supplier but profits in the sector have been under pressure in recent months.

Rod Street | 9 Jan 2012

The consensus is that those hoping for an easier year in 2012 could be disappointed. Consumer confidence will remain in the doldrums, competition will remain fierce and economic uncertainty will continue. In his first column of the year, SymphonyIRI's Rod Street suggests some ways in which manufacturers and retailers could look to improve in 2012.

Latest Interviews

Katy Askew | 23 May 2012

Arla Foods and Milk Link have revealed plans to merge their operations in the UK. If approved, the combined entity would become the largest dairy processor in the market. In this month's just-food interview, Peter Lauritzen, CEO of Arla UK, and Neil Kennedy, chief executive of Milk Link, speak to Katy Askew about the benefits the proposal would bring the companies and their farmer-owners.

Ben Cooper | 29 Jul 2011

Arla Foods' UK arm published its first environmental report this month, setting out the company's achievements in reducing its impact on the environmen and targets for the future. Ben Cooper spoke with the dairy firm's environment, health and safety manager Robin Dearden.

Latest News

Andy Coyne | 24 Jul 2018

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

just-food.com | 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.

Simon Harvey | 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.

just-food.com | 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.

Simon Harvey | 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.

just-food.com | 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.

Andy Coyne | 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.

Simon Harvey | 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.

Dean Best | 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.

Dean Best | 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.

Dean Best | 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.

John Shepherd | 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.

John Shepherd | 18 Apr 2017

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

John Shepherd | 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.

John Shepherd | 10 Mar 2017

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

Dean Best | 11 Jan 2017

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

John Shepherd | 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".

Katy Askew | 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.

John Shepherd | 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%.

Dean Best | 16 Jun 2016

Muller CFO Henrik Bauwens is to leave the German dairy giant and join Intersnack, the German group behind brands including McCoy's.

Katy Askew | 1 Jun 2016

Muller Milk & Ingredients, the UK arm of German dairy giant Muller, has confirmed it will push ahead with the closure of two dairy facilities in East Kilbride and Aberdeen. 

Dean Best | 24 May 2016

UK dairies Medina Dairy and Tomlinsons have won contracts to supply Sainsbury's after the UK's third-largest grocer decided to increase the number of companies that provide it with milk and cream.

Latest blogs

Dean Best | 26 Jul 2016

Rabobank's annual league table of the world's largest dairy companies has been released - and the data underlines what a challenging market it has been in recent months.

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