Frans Keurentjes to be new Chairman of Cooperative Board and Supervisory Board of FrieslandCampina
The Board of Zuivelcoöperatie FrieslandCampina U.A. has appointed Frans Keurentjes as its new Chairman with effect from 20 December 2016. Mr Keurentjes will succeed Piet Boer, the current Chairman of the Board of the cooperative and the Supervisory Board, who will stand down when his present term ends, in accordance with the articles of association.
Research: Physical Activity of Malaysian Primary School Children
This study describes the physical activity of primary school children according to sociodemographic characteristics and activity domains. Using the Malaysian South East Asian Nutrition Surveys data, 1702 children aged 7 to 12 years were included in the analysis.
Partnership between FrieslandCampina and the Rijksmuseum
The Rijksmuseum and Royal FrieslandCampina have entered into an agreement for a period of three years. The signing of the cooperation agreement will take place on World Milk Day, an initiative of the World Food Organisation of the United Nations, which is to highlight the role which milk plays in our daily lives.
Good score for FrieslandCampina on WWF Soy Scorecard
WWF publishes the Soy Scorecard for the second time. The scorecard covers 9 European countries and 133 companies have been approached to participate and disclose their policy and buying behaviour on responsible soy. FrieslandCampina scored well above average with a score of 20 out of 24 points.
European agricultural ministers and European agricultural Commissioner visit FrieslandCampina
Under the Dutch EU Presidency visited the European agricultural ministers and European agricultural Commissioner Philip Hogan at the informal Agriculture Council, among other things, the dairy farm of Rik Lagendijk in Diessen.
Guaranteed price June 2016
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price June 2016 for raw milk is 25.00 euro per 100 kilogrammes of milk. The guaranteed price for June therefore remains the same as in May.
FrieslandCampina raises sales prices for cheese
FrieslandCampina is going to raise the sales prices for cheese. The sales prices for cheese, milk powder, semi-skimmed milk and butter are so low, that the production is making a loss.
Visit of the Nigerian Minister of Agriculture to the Netherlands
The Nigerian Honourable Minister of Agriculture & Rural Development visited the Netherlands to get an insight in the Dutch dairy sector and FrieslandCampina in particular.
New power station saves 40,000 tons of CO2
Ennatuurlijk opened a new power station in Camminghaburen on Friday 20 May. The new power station will save 40,000 tons of CO2 in a period of 30 years. By putting this power station into use, Ennatuurlijk and the municipality of Leeuwarden take a fine step towards making the environment more sustainable and reducing CO2 emissions.
Tine Snels appointed member of the Executive Board of Royal FrieslandCampina
The Supervisory Board of Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. has appointed Tine Snels as member the Executive Board with effect from 1 June 2016. Ms Snels will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for the FrieslandCampina Ingredients business group.