Lactalis Wins 20 Medals for Cheesemaking Expertise at 2022 World Championship Cheese Contest

Lactalis, the world’s leading dairy company, was recognized for its cheesemaking expertise at what is considered the prestigious international World Championship Cheese Contest®, winning 20 medals including nine gold across its broad portfolio of products. The contest is considered the world’s premier technical competition for cheese, butter and yogurt. Lactalis’ premier global brands, Galbani® and Président®, received eight awards.

Lactalis Canada Makes $145K Value Donation to B.C. Food Banks in Support of Communities Impacted by Severe Flooding

December 24, 2021 Lactalis Canada Inc.

Canadian dairy leader Lactalis Canada today announced a donation of more than 34,000 family-sized yogourt tubs – the equivalent of 22 tonnes of Olympic yogourt – to various local food banks and charitable organizations including the Abbotsford Food Bank, CityReach Care, Lotus Light Charity, Quest Food Bank and the Richmond Food Bank to support communities impacted by the recent flooding disaster in British Columbia.

Emmi Roth Expands Its Range of Specialty Cheeses With Addition of Athenos

December 8, 2021 Emmi Roth

Emmi Roth confirmed that it has completed the transfer of the Athenos business, expanding its range of specialty cheeses in the U.S. This follows the completion of the purchase of the Athenos business from the U.S. affiliate of Groupe Lactalis after the sale of the natural, specialty, and certain other cheese businesses from The Kraft Heinz Company on November 29, 2021.

Lactalis Closes Acquisition of Kraft Heinz Natural Cheese Business in United States

December 6, 2021 Lactalis Group

Lactalis Group (“Lactalis”), the world’s leading dairy group, today announced that its U.S. affiliate has completed its previously announced acquisition of The Kraft Heinz Company’s natural, specialty and certain other cheese businesses in the United States, grated cheese business in Canada and entire international cheese business outside the United States and Canada. The companies entered into a definitive agreement on September 15, 2020.