Agropur

Hatching new ideas – Big Food’s incubator and accelerator programmes

As with in-house venture capital funds, for big food companies looking to gain exposure to new, exciting, potentially faster-growing categories,…

Canada’s Agropur to build new dairy facility in US

Canadian dairy cooperative Agropur is to build a new facility in the US, it has announced. It is planning to…

Agropur jobs to go with planned closure of milk plant

Agropur plans to close the Canadian dairy cooperative's liquid milk plant in Manitoba province as it seeks to "optimise" its…

Lactalis to acquire Canadian yogurt business Ultima Foods from Agropur

French dairy group Lactalis has moved to acquire Canadian yogurt business Ultima Foods from the country's Agropur cooperative. The transaction…

Covid-19 food industry updates – Friday 18 September (free to read)

just-food is providing daily updates on how the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting the world's packaged food sector. *This article is…

Coronavirus – Agropur cuts staff levels

Canadian dairy cooperative Agropur is putting some non-essential workers on temporarily leave and eliminating other positions as a result of…

Agropur launches “organisational review” putting more jobs at risk

Agropur, a Canada-based dairy cooperative, has launched an "organisational review" of its operations following the already announced closure of two local…

Plans to close Agropur’s St. Damase plant to go ahead

Canadian dairy cooperative Agropur plans to go ahead and close a plant in Quebec after failing to reach an agreement…

Agropur to close ice cream factory in Quebec

Agropur, the Canada-based dairy cooperative, is consolidating its ice cream operations with the planned closure of a plant in Quebec.…

Emile Cordeau promoted to CEO role at Agropur as Robert Coallier retires

Agropur has announced Émile Cordeau will be promoted to chief executive of the Canada-based dairy cooperative ahead of CEO Robert…