Press releases and news

In our press releases and news section you will find our latest press releases and news.

Category: Insights

September 2023

International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste

The 29 September is the International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste (IDAFLW), introduced by FAO, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization. Reducing food loss and waste can play a key role in the transformation of agrifood systems by increasing the availability of food, contributing to food security, healthy diets, and building resilience. […]

August 2023

Reducing CO2 emissions through efficient transportation, reduced packaging and waste

Over the years our European distribution centre in Gallin, Germany, has seen some significant improvements to reduce emissions and save cost. The move to its current location offered some good opportunities including a change of culture with a higher focus on safety and taking care of one another to create a safer working environment. Frank […]

July 2023

Human interaction critical for Animal Welfare on robotic farms

Between 2020 and 2022, DeLaval conducted a comprehensive study on the effects of large robotic farming on animal welfare. “Automatic milking has been in place for more than 30 years but there are very few animal welfare studies,” says Enrique Bombal, Master of Science in Animal welfare and researcher at DeLaval. Bombal and his team […]

Improving local dairy value chains and livelihoods of smallholder farmers in Panama

In April 2022, a Dairy Hub project between Tetra Pak Food for Development, dairy processor Estrella Azul and DeLaval dealer, PanaLaval, started in Panama. The objectives for this project are to support the development of the local dairy value chain and improve the livelihoods for small holder farmers in the area. The model for Dairy Hub […]

Ensuring sustainability in every product we develop

DeLaval has always looked at sustainability criteria when developing a product. But in the past two years, the product development teams have raised the bar a notch. A Product Management & Development (PMD) and Digital Services Sustainability Group has been established to integrate sustainability into everything we do. “We’re a tactical forum,” says Anna Lindquist, […]

May 2023

Artificial intelligence enhances farmer insight

DeLaval Plus is a portal for an ever-growing set of cloud-based services that enable advanced farm management analysis and reporting. By drawing on the latest in data processing, farmers can ensure that their cows are healthy, well looked after, and milked efficiently, safely and sustainably. The portal is powered by DeLaval DeepBlue, which uses artificial […]