Success for North Holland Gouda Cheese in Wisconsin
During the World Championship Cheese Contest in Wisconsin (USA) that took place on 9 March 2016, the North Holland Gouda Cheese Extra Special Old finished in third place and thus named ‘Second Runner Up’.
Higher profit FrieslandCampina limits drop in milk price for member dairy farmers
In 2015 operating profit of Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. rose by 17.8 percent to 576 million euro. Margins increased due to the sale of more added-value products in Asia and the increased sales of dairy ingredients and infant nutrition by FrieslandCampina Ingredients
Guaranteed price for March 28.50 euro
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for raw milk for March 2016 is 28.50 euro per 100 kilogrammes of milk. The guaranteed price for March therefore decreases with 0.75 euro compared to December (29.25 euro).
Campina second largest high-end brand in the Netherlands
Campina held the 2nd position of the high-end brands in the Netherlands in 2015. This appears from the annual Brand Top 100 of market research company IRI. According to IRI the high-end brands are on the rise again with respect to private labels.
Sugar content in FrieslandCampina products substantially reduced in the past six years
FrieslandCampina started a major sugar-reduction programme in the Netherlands in 2009. This is important in order to make the products healthier and to contribute to avoiding unnecessary intake of calories. This reduction of the sugar content involves all products, ranging from infant products to indulgent desserts.
Salt content in Gouda cheese again reduced by ten percent
Gouda cheese 48+ and Gouda foil cheese of FrieslandCampina nowadays contain ten percent less salt. Less salt in our daily diet is better for our health, as we eat in too much salt. Reducing the salt content in cheese is not an easy job, for cheese is a natural product and the salt content can easily vary.
FrieslandCampina takes third place in reputation survey
FrieslandCampina has once again proven a strong reputation in the annual survey by the Reputation Institute. This year, FrieslandCampina has finished in third place. In addition, FrieslandCampina is on the top five in all seven indicators on which its reputation is based on.
Temporary measure for continuous milk supply terminated on 11 February 2016
The temporary measure to stimulate member dairy farmers not to let the milk supply increase from 1 January 2016 to 11 February 2016 inclusive has been terminated.
FrieslandCampina and Glycosyn partner for new infant nutrition ingredients
FrieslandCampina Domo and US-based Glycosyn are combining their expertise into a global partnership to develop new infant nutrition ingredients. The parties signed a technology and partnership agreement.
Part of Belgian milk from FrieslandCampina to Milcobel and Laiterie des Ardennes
Over three hundred supplier-dairy farmers of FrieslandCampina Belgium NV are members of Milcobel cvba as from 1 February 2016.