Hochland SE takes over 25% of the shares of the Greek Feta producer “Greek Family Farm”. The company based in Almyros, with full name „Ktinotrofiki Magnisias - Synergazomenes Ekmetalefseis-Anonymos Eteria SA“, has been providing the German cheese producer with original Greek Feta since 2015.
Unanimous decision of July will come into effect soon - Hochland was the first major cheese producer to switch its production to “non GMO” in several European countries - Part of the long-term quality program "Milk for Hochland”
Patros, the white cheese brand of Hochland Deutschland GmbH and the market leader in this segment, has been honored with the title "Brand of the Century" for the second time.
Cheese manufacturer Hochland and the committees of their milk suppliers agree that in future no non-selective herbicides will be used on their fields or grassland.
The Hochland Group’s increase in sales volume and turnover in 2017 is mainly due to the acquisition of Franklin Foods in the USA. However, high raw material prices affected the result.
Hochland is ranked among of the best employers in Germany. – This is the result of a survey the German magazine Focus Business has created together with the professional network XING and the employer review portal kununu.
With effect from November 30, 2017, Hochland acquired a cheese plant in Belinsky, Russia.
Today, it would probably be called a “start-up business”: With modest means, but all the more energy and adventurous spirit Robert Reich and Georg Summer founded the Hochland cheese factory on September 1, 1927.