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Heads of FrieslandCampina, Heineken commit to increased investments in Nigeria

The leadership of Dutch firms in Nigeria have pledged to increase their investments in the country.

The commitments were made when Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari, met with some of the CEOs of the Dutch firms during his official visit to The Hague, Netherlands.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO celebrates World Environment Day, marks 2000 days LTA free

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC, makers of Peak and Three Crowns milk has announced its safety feat of achieving 2000 days of Lost Time Accident (LTA) free operations.

Announcing this in Lagos, the Managing Director, Mr. Ben Langat, emphasized that the company attained five years plus 175 LTA-free days on World Environment Day, June 5, 2018.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, Health Specialists Raise a Glass to Goodness of Milk on World Milk Day

In celebration of the World Milk Day, Nigeria’s leading dairy nutrition company, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak milk and Three Crowns milk hosted top government functionaries, health and nutrition specialists to an event themed ‘Raise a Glass’ advocating the goodness of milk, June 1 in Lagos.

Peak Milk marks World Milk Day with Unveiling of Nigeria’s Largest Chocolate Cup

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, makers of Peak Chocolate Full Cream Milk Powder and Peak 456 Growing Up Milk unveiled a 10-foot high chocolate cup, Nigeria’s largest, in celebration of Children’s Day and ahead of the World Milk Day on June 1.

The unveiling which took place at JJT Park in Lagos in partnership with the Nutrition Society of Nigeria was attended by more than 2,000 children, parents and guardians.

Three Crowns Evap Creamer, a value and quality proposition to struggling families

Three Crowns Evaporated Creamer, a new brand extension from leading dairy firm, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, is said to be a bridge between the high quality offering of the premium category and the affordability that mass-market milk segment offers.

According to the brand, the race to milk consumption in Nigeria has over the years resulted in a significant increase in the number of milk brands in the country. So the category is brimming with dairy products all staking claim to offering wholesome vitamins and minerals needed for healthy living.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, NSN advocate dairy nutrition, daily exercise to mark World Milk Day 2018

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, in partnership with the Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN), is spearheading an awareness campaign for dairy nutrition in celebration of this year’s World Milk Day on June 1, themed- ‘Raise a Glass.’

In a statement made to the press yesterday in Lagos, the Managing Director, Mr. Ben Langat said, “The acknowledgement of the importance of milk in the global food system by WHO and FAO connects with FrieslandCampina WAMCO’s conviction that dairy plays an important role in supplying essential nutrients for daily wellbeing for all stages of life.”

FrieslandCampina WAMCO records 13.2% revenue growth in 2017 despite economic challenges

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, announced on Thursday its 2017 financial results at the company’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the Muson Centre, Onikan, Lagos.  The firm said that full year sales grew 13.2% to ₦140bn, from ₦123.75bn in 2016.

The leading dairy maker in Nigeria known for such brands as Peak milk and Three Crowns milk, among others said that it showed resilience and determination to meet its targets and thrive amidst a difficult operating environment.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO appoints Chris Wulff-Caesar new Marketing Director

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, has announced the appointment of  Chris Wulff-Caesar as its new Marketing Director with effect from 1 April 2018. He will report directly to the Managing Director, Ben Langat and will be located in Lagos.

According to the company, Chris will lead the marketing team behind Nigeria’s iconic milk brand – Peak, to drive strong consumer experience and innovation. Managing Director, Ben Langat, said: “We’re making massive strides towards increasing the dairy portfolio for consumer preference and living our mission of providing quality and affordable nutrition for Nigerians; together with Chris, we will continue to put consumer first in realizing our business ambitions.”

Three Crowns introduces Evap Creamer

Three Crowns, a leading milk brand from the stables of FrieslandCampina WAMCO has introduced yet another product into the market called Three Crowns Evaporated Creamer.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO is Nigeria’s largest dairy producer with over 60 years in the country and has other iconic brands in its portfolio including Peak milk and Friso.

FG sets up committee to create policy framework to boost dairy industry

The Federal Government said it has constituted a stakeholder’s committee to develop a policy framework to boost the dairy industry.

The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and investment Hajia Aisha Abubakar, said that the objective is to attract and achieve local participation in the dairy business; ensure local content development of dairy; encourage joint venture opportunities across strategic segments of the dairy industry and provide financial relief to boost local growth through the participation of women and youths in the sector.