Belfast Telegraph

57. Dale Farm Co-op

  • Chief executive: Nick Wheelan
  • Pre-tax profit: £7.9m
  • Employment: 1,058
  • Pay bill: £33.5m

Dale Farm is Northern Ireland’s biggest dairy co-op, and owns Dale Farm Milk, Dale Farm Ice Cream, Dromona, Spelga, Fivemiletown, Mullins Ice Cream, Rowan Glen and Loseley.

At the time of going to press, Dale Farm remains a suitor of cross-border dairy processor LacPatrick, which takes milk from around 700 dairy farmers in border counties of Northern Ireland.

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