Dairy Ingredients Experts

Ornua Ingredients UK is a centre of excellence for dairy ingredients into the food manufacturing and food service sectors. Using a selection of technologies, across a range of applications and formats, we aim to meet the needs of our customers and their markets.

As of 27th December 2015 Meadow Cheese and the Cheese Warehouse became one legal entity, Ornua Ingredients UK.

Following the rebrand of the Irish Dairy Board March 30th 2015. Ornua links to our Irish heritage and also our brand heritage through the Kerrygold trademark.

We add value through innovation and quality, enabling our partners to excel within competitive and fast-changing environments. Through investment in both technology and people so we are able to work closely with our customers to deliver a wide product portfolio as well as innovative, bespoke solutions.

Exploring new product development to add value through pricing, flavours and functionality. To enhance our product range we have a fully equipped £2.5million NPD Kitchen and newly updated Pilot Plant to ensure accuracy throughout initial development through to full factory scale up.

We aim to develop sustainable relationships with our customers by meeting their needs and expectations, ensuring they have the unique ingredients needed to enhance their product offering.

We invest in innovation and NPD to ensure that in many diverse markets we operate as a group, we are always exceeding the expectations of our customers. Offering exceptional Customer Service, Knowledge and products.

Our Mission

Our purpose is to build sustainable routes to market for Irish dairy products, safeguarding the future prosperity of Irish dairy farmers. It is this mission that keeps us ‘on course’ toward the future that we describe in our vision.

Our Vision

Ornua’s vision is to become a leading global dairy organisation, rewarding our customers, consumers and shareholders by delivering value through Outstanding People, International Market Presence, World Class Brands and Ingredients, Customised Innovation and Dairy Trading Expertise