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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 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 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
June 19, 2018  

Canada can end dairy trade dispute with US by ending pricing irritant: Saputo

Involves a pricing agreement struck in 2016 that restricts US exports of ultra-filtered milk used to make dairy products.

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 1, 2017  

Saputo buying Wisconsin based Betin goat cheese maker Montchevre

One manufacturing facility in Belmont, employs approximately 319 people.

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
February 7, 2017  

Saputo founder retiring; son adds chairman to role as CEO

The retirement will be effective Aug. 1, when Lino Saputo will be 80.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 6, 2016  

Saputo expands Neilson chocolate milk Listeria recall

Move followed a positive test on one of 70 random samples taken by CFIA.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 23, 2016  

Saputo closing three Canadian plants, impacting 230 workers

Dairy producer said it plans to invest about $32 million in other locations over the next two years.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Production
June 2, 2015  

Saputo to refuse milk from farmers that don’t treat animals humanely

Wants all farmers and employees to sign yearly codes of conduct.

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 Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
February 17, 2015  

Ottawa must reserve EU cheese import quotas: Saputo

Canadian producers fear they won’t be as competitive because European rivals receive generous government subsidies.