Valio’s 110th anniversary

Valio is celebrating the 110th anniversary of Valio in 2015. It’s also 70 years since the only Finnish science Nobel laureate Artturi Ilmari Virtanen received the Nobel Prize.

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Bringing taste to life

Bringing taste to life
Valio is the market leader in all key dairy product groups in Finland and a world class pioneer in the development of innovative products that increase well-being. Read more about Valio »
Development work benefiting the whole nation

Development work benefiting the whole nation

This year marks the 120th anniversary of the birth of Nobel laureate Artturi Ilmari Virtanen, long-time Director of the Valio Laboratory and the inspiration behind Valio’s science-based research tradition. anniversary.

It’s now 70 years since he received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. 2015 also marks Valio’s 110th anniversary.

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Valio brings well-being to Sweden

Valio brings well-being to Sweden

Valio was first in Sweden with lactose free milk in 2002. Today we are the market leader in the Swedish lactose free dairy retail segment

Valio Sverige Ab in Sweden was established in 1994 in line with Valio Group’s objective to become a more international player, and to provide Swedish customers and consumers with tasty, high quality products made from Finnish milk.

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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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Valio Foods & Functionals

Valio Foods & Functionals

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Valio – the trusted partner

Valio – the 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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    Food Ingredients China, Shanghai, China

  • 10/10/2015 - 10/14/2015

    Anuga, Köln, Germany

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    Fi Europe, Paris, France



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