Cheese contract 

Lactalis McLelland has launched Seriously Mild White and Red, Seriously Mature White and Red, Seriously Strong White and Red and Seriously Farmy White into 350 stores in Japan. 

Fairtrade link 

The Wensleydale Creamery at Hawes is to launch a range of Fairtrade cheeses to coincide with Fairtrade Fortnight next month. The lines will combine selected Fairtrade fruits and ingredients with its own Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese. 

New milk rules 

New legislation has come in permitting new milks in addition to skimmed, semi-skimmed, standardised whole and whole milk. New milks must have fat content cearly labelled to one decimal place.