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Irish Dairy Board Acquires Spanish Cheese Plant

September 03, 2014

The Irish Dairy Board Cooperative (‘IDB’) is pleased to announce it has acquired the trade and assets of Telepizza subsidiary, Luxtor S.A., a Spanish pizza cheese and cheese blends plant. The deal includes Luxtor’s long term contract for the supply of cheese to Telepizza, the fifth largest pizza chain in the world. The acquisition was made via the newly established entity, Irish Dairy Board Espana, S.L....Read more

Irish Dairy Board Acquires FoodTec UK

July 30, 2014

The Irish Dairy Board (‘IDB’) is pleased to announce its wholly owned subsidiary Adams Food Ingredients Limited (‘AFI’), has acquired the business and assets of FoodTec UK Limited (‘FoodTec’), a specialist ingredients business, from Dairy Crest for £1.2 million....Read more


April 16, 2014

The Irish Dairy Board (“IDB”) today, Wednesday, 16 April 2014 published a review of its 2013 performance. Turnover increased 5% to over €2.1 billion, with EBIT up 25% to €25.8 million. The IDB also announced details of a new €30 million investment that will create 50 new jobs in Mitchelstown, Co. Cork. The 50,000 tonne capacity, fully integrated butter production and packing facility will also serve as an innovation centre for Kerrygold which has ambitious expansion plans post the abolition of milk quotas in 2015. ...Read more