Tag Archives: FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc

Fire guts condensed section of FrieslandCampina WAMCO factory

Fire broke out on Friday at the condensed factory premises of FrieslandCampina WAMCO in Ogba Industrial Estate, Ikeja, Lagos State.

However, the fire was quickly contained by the rapid response of the Lagos State Fire Service with support from FrieslandCampina WAMCO safety team and other nearby corporate entities.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO MD, Colaco takes up new assignment in China

The Managing Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, Rahul Colaco, has been appointed Executive Director of the Business Group Consumer Products China effective from 1 January 2017.

He will report to Roelof Joosten, Global CEO, Royal FrieslandCampina, The Netherlands, and he will be located in Shanghai, China.

Colaco will take over the responsibility for the Business Group Consumer Products China from Hein Schumacher, Chief Financial Officer, who is currently fulfilling the role on an interim basis.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO donates cartons of milk to children in IDP camps

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak Milk, Three Crowns Milk, Friso, among others has donated 5,000 cartons of peak milk to children trapped in Internally Displaced Persons camps (IDPs) through the ‘Get Involved’ Campaign set up by Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari.

Speaking at the presentation of the milk cartons to Mrs. Buhari, Corporate Affairs Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, Ore Famurewa, explained that the donation was aimed at improving the nutritional status of vulnerable children living in the IDP camps in Northeast Nigeria.

FC WAMCO to partner Benue State on School Feeding Programme

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak milk, Three Crowns milk and Frisco milk, among others is seeking to partner with the Benue State government on a Federal Government endorsed School Feeding Programme.

CBN allocates manufacturers $660m FX to ease pressure

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), said it has allocated 1,342 manufacturing and trading firms foreign exchange through its recent intervention.

The apex bank said it sold a total of $660m to the firms through FX forwards to their respective banks for onward sales to the firms.

Peak milk takes ‘PECADOMO’ campaign to neigbourhood markets across the country

peak-milk brand

Peak milk, the country’s premier milk brand from FreislandCampina WAMCO Plc is determined to enlighten Nigerians on other ways to consume milk.

Weeks after launching the “Peak Can Do More” (PECADOMO) awareness campaign, the brand is taking the crusade across the country but starting at eight major markets around the Lagos metropolis in South Western Nigeria.

Buhari decries culture of agricultural waste in the country due to poor preservation, meets with Global CEO of FrieslandCampina

President Buhari shaking hands with Global CEO of FrieslandCampina, Roelof Joosten at State House, Abuja on Tuesday

President Muhammadu Buhari has lamented on the culture of waste in the country due to poor preservation of agricultural produce.

The President was speaking while meeting with the Global Chief Executive Officer of Royal FrieslandCampina of the Netherlands, Mr. Roelof Joosten, at State House, Abuja on Tuesday.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO launches Peak 456, first growing-up milk for children

FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak milk have introduced yet another brand to the market, called “Peak 456” and targeted at children between the ages of 4 to 6 years. The company calls it the ‘growing up milk’.

Speaking to the media on Wednesday in Victoria Island, Lagos, the Marketing Director of FrieslandCampina WAMCO, Tarang Gupta, said that “Peak 456” is one of the initiatives of the company in line with its mission to nourish Nigerians with quality dairy nutrition.

Hollandia Evaporated Milk leads Peak in new Retail Audit Report

A new Retail Audit report released by AC Nielsen Retail Audit Data for Q1 2016 shows Hollandia Evaporated Milk, a product made by Chi Limited, take the lead ahead of Peak Milk Regular in the evaporated milk segment in the Southwest and Lagos markets, customarily considered the largest dairy markets in Nigeria.

Dairy giants battle each other over ad campaign

Two of Nigeria’s biggest dairy firms, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, makers of Peak Milk, Three Crowns Milk, among others and Chi Limited, producers of Hollandia Evaporated Milk are in the midst of a heated marketing war over who originated a particular ad first.