Press Releases

Chr. Hansen to acquire DIAL culture production and strain collection

Oct 09, 2015 06:34 GMT Chr. Hansen A/S ​Joint press release from Dairy Innovation Australia Ltd (DIAL) and Chr. Hansen A/S: The Board of Dairy Innovation Australia Ltd (DIAL) is pleased to announce that they have entered into a contract to finalize the sale of the DIAL culture production unit and strain collection to Chr. Hansen Holding A/S (Denmark) and Chr. Hansen Pty Ltd (Australia), a wholly owned subsidiary.

Christmas delights in the Royal capital of Stockholm

Oct 08, 2015 06:51 GMT Nobis Hotels, Restaurants & Conference As Christmas approaches, Restaurant Operakällaren opens up its annual widely known and longed-for Christmas buffet, created by Michelin star chef Stefano Catenacci, and savor them in a castle-like setting with crystal chandeliers and richly decorated walls. “This year we’ll have an eight course tasting menu, which will lift the Christmas buffet to an even higher level”, says Stefano Catenacci.

 Grand Hôtel recruits new CFO

Oct 07, 2015 09:00 GMT Grand Hôtel The Grand Hôtel continues to invest in the future with the recruitment of Magnus Karlberg as new CFO this autumn. Magnus joins the Grand Hôtel from Investor, where he was Investment Manager.

Alexander Sjögren practices in front of an audience at GastroNord to prepare for Bocuse d’Or Europe – European Chef Championship

Oct 06, 2015 11:09 GMT Stockholmsmässan Stockholmsmässan has become a Gold sponsor for the Swedish participation in Bocuse d’Or, the world's most well-known chef competition. At the GastroNord trade fair, which will be held April 26-29, 2016, Sweden's representative for the 2016 competition, Alexander Sjögren, will practice for the first time ever in front of an audience.

Ecolean sets its sights on Scandinavia – exhibiting at this year’s Scanpack

Oct 06, 2015 07:52 GMT Ecolean AB Following a number of successful market introductions in Asia and South America, Swedish Ecolean now turns to the Scandinavian home market. At the upcoming Scanpack, northern Europe’s largest packaging exhibition, Ecolean will introduce its packaging solutions.

The launch of Chr. Hansen YoFlex® Acidifix™ culture opens for new cost-saving yogurt technology

Oct 06, 2015 07:16 GMT Chr. Hansen A/S “I believe that this is the future way of making yogurt”, Karsten Tjener, Marketing Director Fresh Dairy, Chr. Hansen Chr. Hansen now launches YoFlex® Acidifix™, a culture that due to its exceptional pH stability can revolutionize the way yoghurt is produced and significantly reduce cost .

Strong growth for Norwegian seafood exports

Oct 06, 2015 03:45 GMT Norwegian Seafood Council ​So far this year Norway has exported seafood worth NOK 51.8 billion. This represents an increase of NOK 3.6 billion or 7 per cent year-on-year. September total seafood exports were worth NOK 6.7 billion. This is an increase of 11 per cent or NOK 682 million compared with September 2014.

Strong growth in Norwegian salmon exports

Oct 06, 2015 03:44 GMT Norwegian Seafood Council Norway exported salmon worth NOK 4.3 billion in September. An increase of NOK 780 million or 22 per cent compared with September 2014. Exports by volume rose by 5,000 tonnes, or 6 per cent, to a September total of 95,000 tonnes.

Record figures for Norwegian codfish exports

Oct 06, 2015 03:43 GMT Norwegian Seafood Council Norway has exported cod, saithe, haddock and other groundfish to a value of NOK 9.5 billion year-to-date. This is NOK 1 billion, or 12 per cent more year-on-year. During the same period the export by volume decreased by 14 per cent, primarily due to lower volumes of frozen whole cod.

Norwegian mackerel exports down in September

Oct 06, 2015 03:42 GMT Norwegian Seafood Council Norway exported herring, mackerel and other pelagic fish to a value of NOK 3.7 billion so far this year. This is a decline of 6 per cent compared with the same period last year.