Press Releases

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern supports Arla's Upahl location

Oct 22, 2014 08:58 GMT Arla Foods Minister of Economic Affairs in the German state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Harry Glawe announces decision to provide funding of €4.8 million for expansion of organic production at Arla's dairy site in Upahl.

Arla acquires Falbygdens Ost

Oct 16, 2014 11:01 GMT Arla Foods Arla Foods in Sweden today announces that it is acquiring cheese company Falbygdens Ost from the food company Atria Scandinavia. The acquisition is in line with Arla’s strategy to drive its premium cheese segment. The acquisition is subject to approval from the Swedish Competition Authority.

Partnership in Brazil to be strengthened

Sep 19, 2014 07:45 GMT Arla Foods Arla is strengthening its presence in the Brazilian market by announcing a shared ownership with its longtime partner, Brazil’s largest dairy company, Vigor Alimentos S.A.

Arla makes non-binding bid for Egyptian dairy

Sep 11, 2014 08:40 GMT Arla Foods Arla is making a non-binding bid for a majority stake in Arab Dairy, a listed company based near Cairo. If the company is found to be sound and healthy, Arla looks set to become one of the top five or six players in the Egyptian dairy sector.

Arla relaunching its brand worldwide

Sep 02, 2014 11:00 GMT Arla Foods Arla is now launching its largest ever global marketing campaign to increase the awareness of and loyalty to the company’s name and products across national borders. The campaign is based on increased consumer insight in how people all over the world perceive dairy products, and the core message is the universal goodness which Arla offers millions of people every day.

New factory set to boost supplies of ‘gold standard’ whey protein

Sep 01, 2014 11:15 GMT Arla Foods Arla Foods Ingredients is investing €38 million (295 DKK) in a new factory in Videbæk, Denmark, to meet booming demand for whey protein hydrolysates. The investment strengthens Arla Foods Ingredients’ position as a global leader in natural whey ingredients.

Significant growth in first half year will be followed by downward global milk prices

Aug 28, 2014 11:00 GMT Arla Foods Arla showed strong performance in the first half of 2014 and delivered record earnings for its farmer owners. However, a significant negative development in the world market on price will force down the price paid to farmers for the remaining part of 2014.

Arla appoints new head of Danish business

Aug 19, 2014 08:00 GMT Arla Foods Tomas Pietrangeli has been named the new head of Arla Denmark. Coming from a job as Managing Director at Reckitt Benckiser, he will start his new role in Arla later this year.

Arla invited New Yorkers to “Eat the Art” of Castello® cheese

Jun 30, 2014 17:49 GMT Arla Foods With a creatively crafted, two-day pop-up gallery in New York City featuring edible works of art fashioned from premium Castello® cheese, Arla continues to build on the impressive growth of the Castello® brand on the U.S. market.

Merger between Walhorn and Arla approved by competition authorities

Jun 30, 2014 13:40 GMT Arla Foods The merger between EGM Walhorn and Arla Foods has been approved by the relevant competition authorities. The merger is set to take effect on August 1st 2014.