World class Valio emmental now available

Valio has a long tradition in making emmental since 1860. Valio Emmental has been awarded prizes for being among the world’s best.

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Valio – your trusted partner

Valio is the market leader in all key dairy product groups in Finland and a world class pioneer in the development of innovative products and technologies that increase well-being. Our high-quality products are made of pure Finnish milk. Read more about Valio »
Locally sourced top-quality milk

Locally sourced top-quality milk

Valio’s state-of-the-art production plant in Lapinlahti lies at the heart of Finland’s dairy production regions and during its rich history has honed the many and complex skills essential to expert milk processing. Read about the Lapinlahti plant
Innovation is in Valio’s DNA

Innovation is in Valio’s DNA

Valio’s rigorous research tradition spanning a century of R&D is grounded in pure science backed by Nobel Prize-winning expertise.

Development focuses on innovative value added consumer products and food industry technologies. World firsts include the unique and entirely lactose free Valio Eila® dairy products with the natural taste of milk, and liquid ready-to-feed infant formula. The global benchmark probiotic is trademarked by Valio as LGG®.

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Valio Eila® lactose free– for dairies and the food industry

Valio’s patented, award winning Valio Eila® lactose free technology produces lactose free milk drinks proven to taste exactly like fresh milk – yet containing less than 0.01% lactose.

Valio was the first in the world to launch a totally lactose free milk with the real taste of milk, and is the market leader in Europe. Valio licenses its technology, provides expertise, and exports skimmed milk powders, to provide manufacturers with a complete solution to successfully enter and grow in the lactose free market.

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Best butter in the world

Best butter in the world

In Valio butter you can taste a deliciously authentic flavor, but also sense the origin: a piece of pure unspoilt Finnish nature.

Valio Butter is produced from high quality Finnish milk without any additives.

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Valio – your trusted partner

Valio – your trusted partner

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Plants in Finland

Valio has 15 production plants in Finland. Explore the map to find out where they are located, what they manufacture, and what their local significance is.

Valio worldwide

Valio has 5 subsidiaries employing altogether around 1,000 people. The main role of the subsidiaries is to strengthen the market position of Valio in the respective area. The subsidiaries are mainly marketing and selling Valio's branded products. Read more about the subsidiaries by exploring the map.

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Valio Eila® lactose free known all around the world

Valio has developed a lactose free milk drink which gives even those who are most sensitive to lactose the possibility to enjoy fresh and tasty milk with a lactose content of under 0.01%. Lactose free products are manufactured in many countries by the licensed Valio Eila® lactose free technology.

LGG® applications around the world

Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG is the most researched probiotic bacteria in the world, and Valio owns the worldwide LGG® registered trademark. As a result of 25 years of R&D, there are numerous product applications based on Lactobacillus GG bacteria. The first LGG® products were introduced in Finland back in 1990, and today products are being sold in nearly 60 countries around the world. Get to know the different product applications throughout the world by clicking on the map.

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