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Join the Production Team at Kerrygold Park, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork

January 21, 2016

The construction of a new butter production and packing facility for Kerrygold is underway in Mitchelstown, Co. Cork and there are a number of positions available on our Production Team, including roles for Butter Makers, Materials Handlers, Warehouse Operators, Machine Operators and Packers. Interested applicants should apply by sending their CV to more

Ornua to pay €15 million cash bonus to Irish coops

January 13, 2016

Ornua is announcing today that, following the recent successful disposal of DPI Specialty Foods (“DPI”), it will pay an additional cash bonus of €15m to its member suppliers, Ireland’s dairy processors. Ornua sold a majority stake in DPI, a US speciality foods distribution business, to Arbor Investments in December 2015 and the €15m will be funded from Ornua’s gain on that disposal....Read more

Ornua Acquires Shanghai Based Dairy Manufacturer

January 13, 2016

Ornua is pleased to announce it has acquired the Shanghai based dairy manufacturer, Ambrosia Dairy. Ambrosia supplies dairy products including sour cream, yoghurt and speciality cheeses to the high end retail and Food Service markets in the Shanghai region. The acquisition provides Ornua with its first manufacturing base in China, one of the most important global dairy growth markets....Read more

Ornua sells majority stake in non-core US business to Arbor Investments

December 15, 2015

Ornua is pleased to announce that it has sold a majority stake in its US specialty foods distribution business, DPI Specialty Foods, Inc., to Arbor Investments. DPI is a leading specialty food distributor and provider of customised sales, marketing and logistics solutions to national, regional and independent retailers and Food Service operators across the US. Ornua will maintain a minority stake in the DPI business and DPI’s existing senior management will continue to lead the organisation and operate its eight distribution facilities....Read more

Ornua opens Kerrygold factory in Nigeria

December 02, 2015

On 2 December 2015, Ornua opened a new Kerrygold packing factory in Nigeria. The facility will provide a new route to market for Irish powdered milk, which will be exported to Nigeria and then packaged and marketed under the Kerrygold brand.The facility was opened in Lagos by Minister for Agriculture, Food & the Marine Simon Coveney TD, who is leading a trade mission to Nigeria. ...Read more