Our definitive guide to the dairy category is full of insight and analysis on the latest trends shaping the industry.


Rising production costs could push up retail dairy prices

Processors have been increasing farmgate prices in response to strong global demand and a lower-than-expected spring flush in the UK


UK ‘banning itself’ from exporting raw milk to the EU

A delay by English authorities in licensing depots was affecting exports and costing Omsco £10K a week, it said 

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Bio & Me makes chilled debut with prebiotic yoghurts launch

They are billed as containing 700 billion live and active cultures, including two of the world’s most studied, LGG and BB12

Wyke Farms Cheddar

Lidl and Wyke Farms team up to develop ‘carbon neutral’ cheese

Lidl claimed its Wyke-supplied cheddar would reach carbon neutrality by the end of 2021

Good Hemp cream

Good Hemp claims ‘world first’ with plant-based hemp seed cream

Good Hemp has targeted its new ingredient dairy alternatives, prepared meals and ice creams

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Benecol moves into soft cheese with ‘guilt-free’ spreadable trio

The health-orientated brand said the NPD would target lunch and snacking occasions

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Arla to buy farmers’ green energy as it eyes net zero CO2 by 2050

The dairy co-op said the move could encourage more farms to invest in renewable energy sources

Müller encourages shoppers to ‘have it all’ with biggest ever Müllerlight campaign

Müller kicks off Müllerlight’s ‘biggest ever’ TV push

The advertising will feature athletes Katarina Johnson-Thompson, Laura Muir and Hannah Cockroft

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Mexicana Vegan becomes first plant-based cheese alternative in Tesco delis

The Norseland brand goes on sale in Tesco’s grab & go delis on 5 May


Farmers struggle with frostiest April since records began

During the past month, there has been an average of 13 days of frost across the UK

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Rodda’s sees record growth amid rising in-home demand

The Cornish clotted cream supplier said value sales grew by over 30% last year