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​Further changes in corporate functions as Arla continues to transform

​Further changes in corporate functions as Arla continues to transform

Press Releases   •   Oct 30, 2018 13:30 CET

Today Arla Foods is announcing further changes to a number of its corporate Group functions as part of the ongoing transformation programme Calcium.

​Arla Foods joins UK and European farmers in united call to avoid a No Deal BREXIT

​Arla Foods joins UK and European farmers in united call to avoid a No Deal BREXIT

Press Releases   •   Oct 25, 2018 15:17 CEST

Arla Foods joined farmer organisations from the United Kingdom (UK), Denmark, The Netherlands, Re-public of Ireland, France and Germany to call for the UK government and the European Union to pull out all the stops to avoid a No Deal BREXIT.

Arla commits to supporting local dairy production in Bangladesh

Arla commits to supporting local dairy production in Bangladesh

Press Releases   •   Oct 22, 2018 14:26 CEST

Bangladesh’s demand for milk is growing. However, with local dairy production only meeting 40 per cent of its requirement, international dairy cooperative, Arla Foods, and Bangladesh’s leading dairy cooperative, MilkVita, are joining forces to support the sustainable development of the country’s dairy sector.

Arla Foods and Foremost Farms USA to  Explore Strategic Partnership

Arla Foods and Foremost Farms USA to Explore Strategic Partnership

Press Releases   •   Oct 01, 2018 15:00 CEST

​Sharing a mutual ambition of leading the way in whey in the United States, European dairy cooperative Arla Foods and U.S. based dairy cooperative Foremost Farms USA are in advanced discussions about forming a strategic partnership.

Just two simple ingredients, one new innovation
Jan-Erik Hansson appointed to the Arla Foods amba Board

Jan-Erik Hansson appointed to the Arla Foods amba Board

Press Releases   •   Sep 11, 2018 18:00 CEST

Jan-Erik Hansson, 55, has been appointed to the Arla Foods amba board of directors. He is replacing Åke Hantoft, who retired recently, as a Swedish representative on the board.

​Arla bouncing back from tough first quarter

​Arla bouncing back from tough first quarter

Press Releases   •   Aug 30, 2018 10:33 CEST

Arla Foods improved its profitability and delivered revenue growth of 2.2 per cent to EUR 5.1 billion, driven in part by the company’s strategic brands in the first half of 2018 and rebounding milk prices after a weak first quarter.

​BoD proposes to pay out entire 2018 net profit to farmer owners in light of strong balance sheet

​BoD proposes to pay out entire 2018 net profit to farmer owners in light of strong balance sheet

Press Releases   •   Aug 30, 2018 10:32 CEST

A proposal to pay out the entire 2018 net profit of Arla Group has been prepared by Arla's Board of Directors due to the positive development of Arla Foods’ balance sheet.

​Leading the 'whey' with new innovation centre

​Leading the 'whey' with new innovation centre

Press Releases   •   Aug 30, 2018 10:30 CEST

Farmer-owned Arla Foods is to build a groundbreaking innovation centre in Nr. Vium, Denmark to unleash the wonders of whey.

​Heléne Gunnarson is new vice-chairman of Arla Foods

​Heléne Gunnarson is new vice-chairman of Arla Foods

Press Releases   •   Jun 29, 2018 09:30 CEST

The Arla Foods amba Board of Directors have appointed Heléne Gunnarson from Tvååker, Sweden as vice-chairman of Arla Foods amba.

CHANGE AT THE TOP FOR ARLA FOODS UK

CHANGE AT THE TOP FOR ARLA FOODS UK

Press Releases   •   Jun 19, 2018 11:00 CEST

Arla Foods amba, the leading European dairy co-operative, has announced the departure of its UK Managing Director, Tomas Pietrangeli, who is leaving the company to become CEO of Danish retail group Dagrofa A/S. Pietrangeli will be replaced by Ash Amirahmadi, who is currently SVP - Sales for Arla Foods in the UK.

Starbucks extends strategic partnership with Arla Foods to grow ready-to-drink across EMEA

Starbucks extends strategic partnership with Arla Foods to grow ready-to-drink across EMEA

Press Releases   •   Jun 07, 2018 08:00 CEST

​After seven years of successful business partnership, Starbucks has renewed its strategic licensing agreement with the farmer-owned dairy cooperative Arla Foods. The two companies have signed a long-term 21-year strategic agreement, giving Arla Foods license to continue to manufacture, distribute and market Starbucks premium milk-based ready-to-drink (RTD) coffee beverages for the EMEA region.

Changes in corporate Group functions and UK supply chain

Changes in corporate Group functions and UK supply chain

Press Releases   •   May 29, 2018 14:00 CEST

​Today Arla Foods is announcing changes to a number of its corporate Group functions and to its cheese production and logistics in the UK as part of the ongoing internal transformation programme Calcium.

​Jan Toft Nørgaard appointed new chairman of Arla Foods amba
Chairman Åke Hantoft set to retire in July

Chairman Åke Hantoft set to retire in July

Press Releases   •   May 14, 2018 15:30 CEST

The Chairman of Arla Foods amba, Åke Hantoft, has announced that he has agreed the sale of his dairy farm in Ösarp, Sweden. The sale will be completed on July 2nd 2018, at which time Åke will step down from his position as Chairman of Arla Foods amba with immediate effect.

​New cost-saving programme to transform Arla Foods

​New cost-saving programme to transform Arla Foods

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2018 07:00 CEST

European dairy cooperative Arla Foods has launched an internal transformation programme called “Calcium”, which is set to deliver more than 400 million euro of savings by the end of 2020 through improved efficiency in all areas of the company. The programme looks to boost Arla’s performance to the benefit of its farmer-owners and further strengthen the company’s investment capability.

​Arla Foods to sell its Sonthofen dairy site to Allgäuer Hof-Milch

​Arla Foods to sell its Sonthofen dairy site to Allgäuer Hof-Milch

Press Releases   •   Mar 28, 2018 14:30 CEST

Arla Foods plans to sell its cheese production site in Sonthofen, Germany to Allgäuer Hof-Milch GmbH. Both companies have signed a letter of intent and aim to finalize the transaction before May 1st 2018.

​Lurpak crowned best butter in the world at Championship Cheese Contest

​Lurpak crowned best butter in the world at Championship Cheese Contest

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2018 14:08 CET

Lurpak has scooped the coveted first prize of best butter brand at the biannual World Championship Cheese Contest. Winning in the Salted Butter Category with a best in class score of 99.8 out of 100, Lurpak beat off competition from over 30 other leading butters to take the title.

​Arla reports on its annual results and its social responsibility

​Arla reports on its annual results and its social responsibility

Press Releases   •   Mar 01, 2018 14:00 CET

Arla has today published its Annual Report 2017 as well as its Corporate Responsibility Report 2017, documenting how the company has progressed its financial operations as well as its responsible business practices over the past year.

Arla Foods appoints new Head of Germany

Arla Foods appoints new Head of Germany

Press Releases   •   Feb 28, 2018 09:33 CET

​Markus Mühleisen will become Arla Foods’ new Head of Germany as of March 1st 2018. As Managing Director and Group Vice-President Germany, he will be responsible for Arla Foods’ business in Germany and Austria. He succeeds Winfried Meier, who will be leaving Arla Foods by by the end of April 2018.