From lab-made milk to butter shortages, our definitive guide to the dairy category is full of insight and analysis on the latest trends shaping the industry.

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Müller steps in to process Tomlinsons milk for Sainsbury’s

However, the retailer had questions to answer over its decision to award Tomlinsons a contract, said industry analyst Ian Potter

Müller Bliss Mascarpone Style Yogurt Cherry

Müller launches new ‘luxurious’ mascarpone-style yoghurts

The dairy giant hopes to tap into a growing trend in the yoghurt market for ‘permissible indulgence’

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Sainsbury’s milk supplier Tomlinsons Dairies collapses into administration

The north Wales-based processor had lost more than £7m during the past year and a half, said administrators

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Future of Sainsbury’s milk supplier Tomlinsons hangs in balance

Tomlinsons Dairies has notified its farmers it is not accepting milk supplies


Oatly debuts oat-based ice cream trio into UK

The Swedish brand is set to launch a trio of oat-based ice creams – Chocolate Fudge, Hazelnut Swirl and Salted Caramel – into Tesco

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No-deal Brexit ‘doomsday’ for NI milk, warns Dairy Council

The trade body has warned tariffs on dairy moving south across the Irish border would cause profitability to plummet…


Funtime milkshake bottles revamped to play up health messaging

The brand has given its bottles a redesign, with 500ml bottles now carrying claims including ‘virtually fat free’

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Meadow Foods buys Valeo-owned Nimbus Foods

Exponent-backed dairy company Meadow Foods has continued its acquisitive growth push with a deal to buy Welsh decorations and toppings firm Nimbus Foods.

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Wensleydale Dairy Products announces new Yorkshire brand

The Yorkshire Creamery brand will appear on three different cheeses, which will initially be available for northern distribution

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Müller to review Scottish farmer base after spike in milk production

A 25% increase in milk production since 2014 has meant its Scotland supply base is ‘unsustainable’

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Benecol boosts ‘cholesterol-busting’ plant matter in range reformulation

The new formula will contain more than double the amount of plant stanols per pot

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City snapshot: Müller posts further significant UK losses in face of ‘broken’ market

Müller’s UK & Ireland business has slumped to another significant annual operating loss, on the back of challenging conditions in the liquid milk category.

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Petits Filous adds two new flavours to small-pot yoghurt range

The new yoghurts come in strawberry banana and apple pear banana flavours


Breakfast brand Moma adds oat milk duo for hot drinks

Original and Barista Edition are both unsweetened and packed in a one-litre carton


Biotiful Dairy to launch kefir ranges for kids

Kefir Quark Squeezy and Kefir Slurpy launch in Ocado and Whole Foods in October

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