News Articles

Ornua seeks graduates to bring the unique taste of Irish dairy to the world

October 17, 2017

Ornua, the owner of Ireland’s iconic dairy brand, Kerrygold, is looking for graduates to join their team at the home of Irish dairy. Ornua’s industry-leading graduate programme is open for applications until October 19th 2017. With opportunities across the business, from Information and Communication Technology to HR and Sales and Marketing to Supply Chain Management and more, Ornua is looking for a new group of graduates to help bring the unique taste of Irish dairy to customers across the globe....Read more

Kerrygold shines at world’s largest food trade fair

October 09, 2017

Ornua, Ireland's largest exporter of primary Irish dairy products, is showcasing its full range of Kerrygold products at Anuga 2017 – the world’s largest food trade fair. The fair is being held in Germany where Kerrygold Butter remains established as the number one butter brand on the market....Read more

Kerrygold launches first new Irish advertising campaign since 2010

October 02, 2017

Kerrygold, Ireland’s iconic dairy brand, is set to launch its first Irish advertising campaign since 2010. The advert, Memories in the Making, centres on the link between generations of family members and how we pass on the lessons we learn. The advert, created by Publicis, will launch on October 2nd. ...Read more

Ornua signs up with Tesco to tackle Sustainable Development Goal on Food Waste

September 22, 2017

Ornua, Ireland’s largest exporter of Irish dairy products, has entered into a partnership agreement with Tesco to adopt the UN Sustainable Development Goal to halve food waste by 2030. As a major supplier of cheese and butter to Tesco, Ornua will publish food waste data for all of its global operations including those in the Ireland & the UK within 12 months, and has committed to take the steps needed to reduce food waste in their supply chain, as well as innovating to make it easier for consumers to reduce waste in their homes. ...Read more

€2.4 Million in savings through ‘The Ornua Way’ recognised

July 27, 2017

Ornua today became the first recipient of the International Continuous Improvement Excellence Award, as awarded by the Leading Edge Group. The award was presented to Ornua COO, Anthony Proctor, by Joe Aherne, CEO, Leading Edge Group at Kerrygold Park in Mitchelstown, Co. Cork. The ceremony was attended by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, TD. Ornua’s operational excellence team were acknowledged for successfully deploying ‘The Ornua Way’, Ornua’s operational excellence programme, across six European processing facilities in 2016 resulting in financial benefits of €2.4m....Read more

Ornua Delivers Strong Performance - EBITDA UP 18%

May 10, 2017

Ornua, Ireland’s largest exporter of primary Irish dairy products, today published a review of its 2016 operational and financial performance. Ornua delivered a strong trading performance in 2016, with Group EBITDA* up 18%. Turnover* rose by 9%, on a like for like basis, to €1.75 billion. This performance was achieved in a year of volatile milk prices and political uncertainty in a number of key markets....Read more