Bega Cheese Ltd (ASX:BGA)
Bega Cheese (ASX:BGA) is in the business of receiving, processing, manufacturing and distributing dairy and other food-related products.
Today, with sites spread from Bega to Melbourne to Northern Victoria, Bega Cheese now employs approximately 2,000 people and the company has evolved from its modest and localised co-operative heritage in Bega into a significant and innovative player in the Australian and international dairy industry. The Company’s production of approximately 236,000 tonnes of dairy products equates to a sales turnover in excess of $1.2 billion per annum.
Bega’s rich history stands in pride of place across the business and the factors which have driven its success for over a century remain enmeshed in its culture, ensuring that it remains an Australian icon.
In July 2017, Bega Cheese Limited expanded its portfolio beyond dairy to include some of Australia’s most iconic and loved food brands and products, including Vegemite, ZoOSh and Bega Peanut Butter.