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Ornua publishes 2016 review

Ornua is looking to grow Kerrygold to a €1bn brand.

Ornua, Ireland’s largest exporter of primary Irish dairy products, has published a review of its 2016 operational and financial performance, as well as a goal to build revenues of €3bn ($3.3bn) by 2021.

Dean Foods expanded its national DairyPure portfolio with two new sour cream products, which the company believes will drive product innovation.

Dean Foods Q1 2017 sales hit $2bn as company expands footprint across categories

Land O' Lakes posted another quarter of year-over-year growth for Q1 2017. Photo: Land O'Lakes

Land O’Lakes continues year-over-year growth in Q1 2017 and gears up for 2025 sustainability targets

Parmalat has acquired two US dairies valued at $130m.

Parmalat buys specialty US dairy companies

Demand is a little less robust for domestic cheese, director of Blimling & Associates said at the ADPI/ABI Annual Conference 2017. ©iStock/margouillatphotos

‘Demand is a bit off’ for dairy, Blimling & Associates director says

Ornua, owner of Kerrygold, says that Irishgold butter will 'mislead the consumer' into thinking it is Kerrygold Irish butter.

Butter battle between Ornua’s Kerrygold and Wisconsin creamery spreads to trademark lawsuit

Egli and Fasa machinery, as well as parts and servicing, is now available in the UK through Dairy Machinery UK.

Egli and Fasa butter machinery available in the UK

Coveris and Valio have joined forces to create a new TIML container.

Coveris and Valio team up to launch new container

While dairy still tops the list for Chinese investment in New Zealand, interest in supplement and health food firms is growing. ©iStock

Kiwi supplement and health food firms targets for Chinese takeovers as dairy deals come under increased scrutiny

Parmalat has acquired cheese making companies in Chile to expand in the region. Pic: ©iStock/mtrommer

Parmalat acquires cheese firms in Chile

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