Athlete Dafne Schippers new ambassador for Campina
Starting today, Dafne Schippers will be collaborating with Campina. At present, Dafne is the most successful Dutch athlete in the world, and has a passion for healthy and flavoursome food. "Dairy products and sport are inextricably linked," suggested the Utrecht-based sprinter.
Guaranteed price for July 25.00 euro
The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for raw milk for July 2016 is 25.00 euro per 100 kilogrammes of milk. The guaranteed price for July therefore remains the same as in May and June.
EIB supports FrieslandCampina’s research and development activities
The European Investment Bank (EIB) signed a EUR 150 million loan with FrieslandCampina for its R&D activities in Europe. Its first ever loan to a company in the Dutch agricultural sector.
New Dutch collaborative research program for the development of high-protein nutrition
NIZO food research, Royal FrieslandCampina, Ruitenberg Ingredients and SONAC will start a collaborative research program under the name TAPAS for the development of high-protein nutrition. With this they respond to the increasing global demand for products rich in proteins.
Adam Smith awards for FrieslandCampina Treasury
This week the Corporate Treasury team (which is dealing with all banking matters) has been awarded two prizes: the Adam Smith award for Best Finance Solution and for Top Treasury Team. The presentation took place in London.
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.