By the end of 2012, the joint venture will secure significantly increased supplies of whey for Arla Foods Ingredients’ production of natural, milk-based ingredients.
The partners have agreed to invest 35 million euros in a new whey processing facility on the site of DMK’s cheese plant in Nordhackstedt, North Germany. An additional 9 million euros will go into expanding Arla Foods Ingredients’ whey processing plant in Nr. Vium, Denmark.
The new joint venture company will operate under the name ArNoCo GmbH & Co. KG.
From the May 12, 2011,Prepared Foods' Daily News.