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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 5, 2020  

COVID-19 pandemic creates M&A opportunities: Saputo CEO

Dairy processor’s fourth quarter profits hit by COVID-related shift in consumer demand.

News Aerospace Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

US tariffs on EU goods would include cheese, wine, aircraft

WTO ruled the US could retaliate over illegal aid that the 28-country EU gave to Airbus.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 30, 2019  

Cheese factory co-op gets $1.5M from federal dairy fund

Will help with modernization of equipment as co-op prepares for market changes resulting from CETA.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General
April 26, 2019  

Saputo buying specialty cheese business in Australia for $265M

Includes two manufacturing facilities in Tasmania, employs approximately 400 people.

News Food & Beverage General
April 16, 2019  

Saputo enters U.K. dairy market by closing $1.7B deal for Dairy Crest

Dairy Crest manufactures and sells cheese, butters, spreads and oils.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 22, 2019  

Saputo buying UK-based Dairy Crest Group for roughly $1.7B

Manufactures cheese, butters, spreads and oils under British brands Cathedral City, Clover, Country Life and Frylight.

News Food & Beverage General
November 7, 2018  

Parmalat to acquire Kraft’s natural cheese division for $1.62B

Parmalat to take over cheese brands Cracker Barrel, P’tit Quebec and Amooza.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Production
July 19, 2018  

Saputo sells Australian dairy operations for $244M

Condition set by Australia’s regulators for Saputo’s $1.3 billion takeover of the Murray Goulburn Co-operative.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
February 2, 2018  

Saputo CEO criticizes Canada’s support of revised TPP trade deal

Says Canada was overly generous by agreeing to the same import quotas for imported cheese.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
November 13, 2017  

Saputo to close Wisconsin cheese plant next May, affecting 126 workers

Closure will improve operating efficiency; integrating production into a new blue cheese plant near Minneapolis.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 23, 2017  

Saputo poised to gain full control of Australia’s Warrnambool dairy

Canadian dairy giant raises its stake in the cheese and dairy producer to 98%.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 2, 2015  

Saputo buying Auzzie cheese businesses for $134.4M

Will increase its presence in the consumer everyday cheese products segment.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
December 19, 2014  

Saputo sells snack cakes-maker Vachon to Canada Bread

$120 million deal in line with company’s intentions to enter new markets.