WE ARE MILK

New plant in Mechernich

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WE ARE MILK

Achieving more together

 

WE ARE 

INTERNATIONAL

From Germany to the world

HOCHWALD

IN FIGURES

Hochwald is a cooperative group that is developing into an international, market-oriented milk specialist.

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NEW MODERN

Dairy

Hochwald has opened the dairy plant of the future, today. The new Mechernich plant has strengthened their position in the market – Hochwald is investing 200 million euros.

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FROM GERMANY

TO THE WORLD

A wide range of dairy products are produced in our facilities.Consumers around the world know and value our products.

FROM OUR FARMS

Work for Generations 

At the Schäfer family farm, generations work hand in hand for a secure future.

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FROM OUR FARMS

Intensive public relations work

Many debates on agriculture are marked by a lack of awareness about the real situation on farms.

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FROM OUR FARMS

Images from Dusenbach in Hesse

Cows graze among fruit trees, bask in the midday soon and enjoy a wonderful early summer’s day.

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SUSTAINABILITY

AT HOCHWALD

Responsibility for the future

As a company founded on cooperation, we have been pursuing long-term strategies since 1932 and strive to improve ourselves each and every day. Safeguarding and developing sustainable values for the present and future generations is in our DNA. We view sustainability as a continuous improvement process that challenges us to measure and communicate our progress transparently.

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FOR ME TEAM WORKING MEANS WHEN EVERYBODY
ROLLS HIS SLEEVES

Nele Ostermann, Lüneburg

 

GOOD ORGANISATION, GREAT CONVICTION AND PASSION FOR THE JOB MAKE WORK EASIER.

Peter Manderfeld, farmer and chair of the Board of Directors of Hochwald Milch eG

TO SEE HOW PLANNING BECOMES REALITY IS EXCITING FOR ME EVERY DAY.

Simone Stein, Mechernich

FOR ME, MILK IS MORE VERSATILE AND VARIED THAN ANY OTHER FOOD PRODUCT!

Sunny Davala, Hünfeld

OUR PRODUCTS

Ingredients - Milchpulver
Dairy products
Condensed milk
Cheese
Yoghurt & dessert
Drinking milk
Ingredients

GOOD TO KNOW

MADE FROM

MILK

We know how to turn milk into a wide range of dairy products. Whether it’s cheese, quark, yoghurt, milkshakes, cream or simply pure: the milk produced by a cow is incredibly versatile. For us, it is all about the quality, not quantity.

Our brands

Hochwald

Drinking milk and condensed milk for any occasion and time of day.

Hochwald

Spray cream for instant enjoyment, fresh whipped cream or long-life cream without cooling for culinary emergencies.

Hochwald

Alternatives to butter: the bread spread made from cream and yoghurt.

Bärenmarke
Bärenmarke
Nothing is more important than family.

Whether at breakfast, over coffee or in the evening.

Bärenmarke
Nothing is more important than your loved ones.

Bärenmarkehas been serving people of all ages for more than 100 years.

Bärenmarke
Nothing is more important than enjoyment.

Fresh, creamy and full-flavoured enjoyment – on your spoon or in your cup.

Elinas

Magnificently creamy, Greek-style yoghurt underlaid with varied fruit flavours, nuts or sweet honey.

Elinas

Natural Greek-style yoghurt whether plain, enhanced with nuts, honey and fruit or as an ingredient for Mediterranean recipes.

Elinas

Elinas adds a touch of Mediterranean enjoyment to your kitchen.

LÜNEbest

The northern German cult brand: one of the most popular yoghurt brands in northern Germany.

LÜNEbest

Thick yoghurts in distinctive pots.

LÜNEbest

The LÜNEbest range has somethingfor everyone, every day and every mood.

Bonny

Bonny condensed milk has been giving tea a mild and creamy taste for more than 50 years.

Bonny

A range of ice coffee and milkshake drinks for cool enjoyment.      

Bonny

Sweetened condensed milk perfect for cooking and baking.

29. June 2022
Fiscal year 2021

Hochwald reported turnover of €1.59 billion in 2021. The export share of sales continued to grow and...

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25. June 2022
Hochwald has opened the dairy plant of the future, today

The new Mechernich plant has strengthened their position in the market – Hochwald is investing 200...

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27. May 2022
Hochwald at PLMA

31st May to 1st June 2022

PLMA’s World of Private Label in Amsterdam is an international trade show...

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10. February 2022
Hochwald at Gulfood 2022

One of the world’s biggest food fairs will be taking place in Dubai from 13 to 17 February - a rare...

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25. January 2022
Commercial production is underway!

The date marks another milestone in the setting up of “Europe’s most modern dairy”, as the first...

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08. December 2021
Joint climate project

Nestlé and Hochwald start a joint climate project

Pilot project of low-emission dairy farm of...

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28. October 2021
First milk intake

- GEA equips dairy in Mechernich, Germany, with entire milk processing technology
- Cutting-edge...

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08. October 2021
Hochwald at Anuga

The world’s largest and most important food and drink trade fair will return to Cologne this year...

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02. July 2021
Fiscal year 2020

Hochwald paying above-average milk price. Mechernich investment project in the pipeline. Investing...

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25. May 2021
Elinas low-fat

The new yogurt creations from Elinas promise maximum flavor with just 0.1 % fat.

Elinas is...

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20. May 2021
Have you met Poppy yet?

Inspired by this popular British girl’s name, Hochwald created its youngest brand in its “girlish...

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22. April 2021
AGRICULTURE 4.0

The association Friends of Digital Farming (Hochwald Foods GmbH as club member) support the...

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15. April 2021
The modern coffee experience

The new Bärenmarke Barista Milk produces a perfect milk foam – barista style. Whether it’s frothed...

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22. March 2021
New look for Bärenmarke

The new look underscores the values of the family-oriented brand.

From March 2021, Bärenmarke...

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09. March 2021
Limited-edition

Elinas limited-edition flavour for 2021 entices with exotic passion fruit.
The annual...

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WE ARE FUTURE

GROW 

WITH US

Would you like to become part of the Hochwald family and work with us? Even if you are looking to change career from another sector, no problem! Provided that you can identify with our philosophy and products.

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