FrieslandCampina committed to the Sino-Dutch Dairy Development Centre for another three year period
In Beijing, the Sino-Dutch Dairy Development Centre (SDDDC) celebrated its 3rd anniversary by gathering more than ninety high-level stakeholders during festivities on December 6th.
FrieslandCampina Asia wins 2016 Gold Standard Award for Regional Corporate Citizenship
FrieslandCampina has won the PublicAffairsAsia Gold Standard for Regional Corporate Citizenship for 2016. This is the second year FrieslandCampina has won this award which honours excellence in the development of a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), good governance or sustainability projects that strengthen the corporate reputation, and demonstrates the long-term commitment to sustainability.
Guaranteed price for December 2016 37.50 euros
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for raw milk for December 2016 is 37.50 euros per 100 kilogrammes of milk. The guaranteed price for December increases with 4.50 euros compared to November.
FrieslandCampina adapts regulations for the payment of milk to exceptional situations
The Member Council of Zuivelcoöperatie FrieslandCampina U.A. gave its approval for proposed amendment of regulations for the payment of milk on Tuesday 15 November 2016. This amendment offers the possibility to quickly and effectively take temporary measures in exceptional situations.
Have a taste of farm life in virtual reality
On Saturday 12 November, 100 dairy farmers will be ready in the Albert Heijn supermarkets to show customers where Campina milk is coming from. Using virtual reality glasses, Campina will take along the shoppers into the world of the dairy farmer by means of a 360 degrees film. By watching this film, they can have a unique look at the farm and learn more about our dairy products.
BPD develops new town hotspot at the Coberco site in Arnhem
Yesterday, Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. and BPD announced that they had reached an agreement about the sales of the former Coberco site. This is the first step in the development of a new municipal hotspot at the Rhine quay in Arnhem, the Netherlands, retaining the historic and characteristic buildings.
Guaranteed price for November 2016 33.00 euros
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for raw milk for November 2016 is 33.00 euros per 100 kilogrammes of milk. The guaranteed price for November increases with 3.75 euros compared to October.
Roel van Neerbos appointed member of the Executive Board of FrieslandCampina
The Supervisory Board of Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. has appointed Roel van Neerbos member of the Executive Board with effect from 1 January 2017. Roel van Neerbos will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for the business group Consumer Products Europe, Middle East & Africa.
Biogas for FrieslandCampina in the Netherlands
Apart from sustainable pyrolyses oil, FrieslandCampina will also start using biogas to generate steam in its production location in Borculo (the Netherlands). In view of this, the dairy company has entered into a joint venture agreement with Groot Zevert Vergisting (GZV) from Beltrum in the Dutch province of Gelderland. FrieslandCampina will annually buy 8 million m3 biogas from GZV.
Gerrit Jansen wint de Gouden Kaasboor
De Gouden Kaasboor 2016 is gewonnen door Gerrit Jansen werkzaam als Cheese Technologist/keurmeester bij de business group Cheese, Butter & Milkpowder. Gerrit was, met 238 punten, de beste van 492 deelnemers die deelnamen aan het Nederlands Nationaal Kaaskeur Concours.