FrieslandCampina finishes third in the Dutch reputation ranking list 2019
FrieslandCampina has risen from fourth to third place in the prestigious reputation ranking of the Reputation Institute, a leading international research platform. Philips finished first for the twelfth time in a row, followed by ASML. Heineken dropped two places to the fourth position.
Director Strategic Pricing & Market Intelligence FrieslandCampina in Gouda sworn in as Honorary Weighmaster
During the opening of the cheese season in Gouda on Thursday 4 April, Yves Vancoillie, Director Strategic Pricing & Market Intelligence of FrieslandCampina Dairy Essentials, was sworn in as Honorary Weighmaster. The ceremony was conducted by Mayor Mirjam Salet in her new role as Upper Weighmaster.
FrieslandCampina at Plastic Summit talks
On April 5th, our CEO, Hein Schumacher visited a group of European politicians and company representatives in Brussels. He came to discuss ambitions and potential challenges around circular innovations with regards to plastics in Europe.
Member Council FrieslandCampina approves annual reports of 2018
The Member Council of Zuivelcoöperatie FrieslandCampina U.A. adopted the annual reports of Zuivelcoöperatie FrieslandCampina U.A for the year 2018 on Thursday 28 March 2019. Additionally, it approved the proposal of the Board to add an amount of 76 million euro of the result of the year 2018 (2017: 144 million euro) to the general reserve of the cooperative.
FrieslandCampina supports the world’s largest maritime biofuel pilot
A large Triple-E container ship will soon sail 25,000 nautical miles from Rotterdam to Shanghai on biofuel blends alone. This is one of the world's first pilots on this scale, saving 1,500 tons of CO2 and 20,000 kg of sulfur emissons. FrieslandCampina supports this pilot.
FrieslandCampina guaranteed price April 2019: 36.00 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price falls by 0.50 euros compared to the guaranteed price of last month (36.50 euros), including a downward correction of 0.23 euros. The prices for raw milk paid by the reference companies are expected to fall slightly this month due to slightly lower basic dairy prices.
FrieslandCampina organic guaranteed price April 2019: 48.50 euros per 100 kilos of milk
The FrieslandCampina biological guarantee price remains the same as last month's biological guarantee price (48.50 euros), including a positive correction of 0.26 euros. The prices paid for organic farm milk by reference companies are expected to remain stable.
FrieslandCampina‘s brand Campina celebrates the first day of spring
Wednesday 20 March is the first day of spring, when the new spring season is opened in the Netherlands. Traditionally, this is also the first day the cows are being let out into the meadows.
FrieslandCampina continuously improves the nutritional value of consumer products portfolio
Thanks to the efforts of previous years, in 2018, 66% of the sales volume of consumer products, complied to the FrieslandCampina Global Nutritional Standards (GNS).
FrieslandCampina signs up for Ellen MacArthur’s The New Plastics Economy Commitment
FrieslandCampina has signed The New Plastics Economy Global Commitment, led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation.