M&S is first main retailer to sell RSPCA Assured fresh milk

M&S is first main retailer to sell RSPCA Assured fresh milk

Marks & Spencer (M&S) announced that it has become the first major retailer to source all of its fresh milk from RSPCA Assured dairy farms. All 37 farms that supply fresh milk to the M&S Milk Pool have achieved RSPCA Assured certification and from today all M&S fresh milk packaging* will carry the RSPCA Assured […]

Asda becomes first UK supermarket to sell free range milk

Asda becomes first UK supermarket to sell free range milk

Asda has become the first supermarket in the UK to launch “free range milk” with Pasture Promise logo which certifies that the milk comes from cows that have been allowed to graze in outside fields for at least six months. The supermarket’s decision to introduce the new milk in its stores came as an answer […]

A2 milk sales escalated by 80 percent

A2 milk sales escalated by 80 percent

Global revenue of alternative milk brand A2 jumped up by more than 80% for the six months to 31 December, while year-on-year UK sales hiked by 45%.  Total sales for the period increased by 84% to 147.5m, while EBITDA rose 243% to 39.9m and net profit rose 290% to 22.7m. A2 CEO, Geoff Babidge, thanked […]

India’s livestock production figures on track to meet yearly target 

India’s livestock production figures on track to meet yearly target 

Indian Agricultural ministry released its livestock production figures, which includes milk and meat production for the July-October period of last year. The newly released data, based on integrated sample survey, suggest that the country’s major livestock production results were on track to achieve the annual objective of 2016-17. According to senior ministry officials the country […]

Arla to spend £37.5m on UK production plants in 2017

Arla to spend £37.5m on UK production plants in 2017

Farmer owned European co-operative Arla Foods has announced a supply chain investment of €335m globally this year, of which, £37.5m has been pledged to upgrade its UK production facilities. The company behind popular household brands likes Cravendale milk and Skyr yogurt is owned by 12,700 dairy farmers of which, 2,700 are in the UK. Arla […]

Arla Foods UK opens new storage and maturation facility for its award winning cheese

Arla Foods UK opens new storage and maturation facility for its award winning cheese

Arla, the farmer-owned dairy company and UK’s largest cheese manufacturer, has officially opened a new state of the art facility for the storage and maturation of its award winning cheese. Cheeses from Taw Valley, Llandyrnog and Lockerbie will now go to the purpose built facility in Whitchurch, Shropshire. Once matured it is moved to the […]

Müller Milk Confirms £60m Dairy Network Restructuring Plans

Müller Milk Confirms £60m Dairy Network Restructuring Plans

Müller Milk & Ingredients has confirmed that it will proceed with plans to invest £60m to upgrade its network of fresh milk and ingredients dairies in Britain, creating up to 180 jobs. However, the company has announced that operations at its dairy in Chadwell Heath, North East London will be wound down over the next […]

Dairy Ingredients Market to Reach $86 Billion by 2024

Dairy Ingredients Market to Reach $86 Billion by 2024

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Dairy Ingredients Market Analysis By Product, By Application And Segment Forecast, 2013 – 2024” report to their offering. The global dairy ingredients market size is expected to reach USD 86.97 billion by 2024.The rising demand for dairy products in emerging markets including China and India as […]

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