Glanbia Cheese are excited to announce the opening of our new state of the art mozzarella manufacturing facility, commissioned and opened in 2021 situated in Portlaoise, at the heart of the countries grass fed dairy herd.
Portlaoise, Republic of Ireland is our purpose built factory offering the latest technology in producing shred, dice and string mozzarella in a variety of formats. The site has capacity to manufacture 45,000 tonnes of mozzarella, whilst using the equivalent of over 360 million litres of milk per year.
Ireland is the ideal location for a new factory, as it has the fastest growing milk pool in Europe and a long tradition of producing quality milk, the key ingredient for mozzarella.
What’s more is part of the European Union, with the euro as its currency, this location in the Republic of Ireland enables us to supply our European customers seamlessly.