Lactalis Australia in court for alleged Dairy Code breaches
The ACCC has instituted Federal Court proceedings against Lactalis Australia Pty Ltd (Lactalis) for alleged breaches of the Dairy Code of Conduct (the Code). This is the first time the ACCC has commenced proceedings for alleged breaches of the Code.
Lactalis is one of Australia’s largest dairy processors and purchases milk from over 400 dairy farmers across all Australian states. The company produces a wide range of dairy products across a number of brands including Pauls, Oak, Vaalia and Ice Break.