Successes for FrieslandCampina at the International Cheese & Dairy Awards
FrieslandCampina carried off four awards during the International Cheese & Dairy Awards 2019, the most important cheese judging of the year.
FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price August 2019: 47.00 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price increases by 1.50 euros compared to the organic guaranteed price of last month (45.50 euros), including a downward correction of 0.82 euros.
FrieslandCampina guaranteed price August 2019: 35.00 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price remains unchanged compared to the guaranteed price of last month (35.00 euros).
Improved results, strategy execution as planned
FrieslandCampina's revenue stabilised in the first half of 2019 in comparison to the same period last year. Operating profit increased by 18.6 percent to 210 million euros (first half of 2018: 177 million euros).
More FrieslandCampina dairy farms with cows in the meadows for fifth year in a row
This year, 248 member dairy farmers of FrieslandCampina choose to make a switch towards outdoor grazing, which means that they put their cows into the meadows to graze.
FrieslandCampina guaranteed price July 2019: 35.00 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price decreases by 0.75 euros compared to the guaranteed price of last month (35.75 euros). This includes a downward correction of 0.39 euros. The prices for raw milk paid by the reference companies are expected to fall slightly in July.
FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price July 2019: 45.50 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina biological guaranteed price decreased by 1.75 euros compared to the biological guaranteed price of last month (47.25 euros), including a downward correction of 1.74 euros due to overestimated organic farm milk prices from reference companies.
Growing number of farmers reaches high level of animal welfare, climate ánd nature
Since mid-December 2018, the moment that the first Campina milk and yoghurt cartons carrying the broad, independent 'On the way to PlanetProof' sustainability quality mark were introduced in the refrigerated section, the quality mark has been on the up and up within the dairy business.
Maritime biofuel-pilot a great success
The Mette Maersk container vessel, sailing on the 20% blend of biofuel, has returned safely to Rotterdam after a three- month roundtrip from Rotterdam to Shanghai.
Hans Stöcker reappointed to the board of FrieslandCampina
Hans Stöcker has been reappointed to the Board of Zuivelcoöperatie FrieslandCampina U.A. The Members Council of the dairy cooperative voted in favour of the reappointment at its meeting of 19 June 2019. The reappointment will take effect from 17 December 2019.