Arla Foods

Since merging with Milk Link, Arla has become the UK's largest cheese manufacturer, producing over 20 varieties of award-winning Cheddars, Blue Stiltons and British regional branded cheeses.
Arla's other key cheese brands include Castello®, Apetina®, Lactofree® and Tickler®. We also distribute several speciality cheeses from our national distribution centre at Stourton, Leeds. In addition, Arla Foods also produces cottage cheese at its creamery in Stourton.

Its branded products include:

Launched in 2007, Tickler® is an award winning extra mature Cheddar produced at Taw Valley creamery in Devon. Tickler® was launched in response to consumers’ disappointment at the range of extra mature Cheddars available on the market.


A Lockerbie creamery we produce a range of Scottish mature and extra mature Cheddars and butter branded with the Lockerbie creamery name.

Tuxford & Tebbutt

The Tuxford & Tebbutt brand name is taken from this award winning Stilton creamery in Melton Mowbray and is applied to a range of cheeses predominantly aimed at the export market. The name originates from the original owners of the site, Mr Tuxford, the Stilton man and Mr Tebbutt, the pork pie man.

The Tuxford & Tebbutt brand represents high quality, traditional British cheeses and is held in particularly high regard in export markets.

Tuxford & Tebbutt branded products include Stilton, mini portions and a British speciality cheese selection pack, which includes Double Gloucester, Red Leicester and Mature Cheddar cheeses. These are exported to the USA, Canada, Europe and many other countries.


Reece's cheeses are handmade by experienced cheesemakers, using traditional methods and family values. Producing a range of regional cheeses including Cheshire, Wensleydale and Caerphilly, Reece's has three distinct cheese brands: Chester Rose, Hampton Blue and Whitefriars Cheshire.


Cadog is a Welsh Cheddar and is named after one of the greatest Welsh saints from the 6th century, Cadog the Wise. Both a monk and a king, legend has it that he was brave, generous had magical powers, and was a successful dairy farmer!

Produced at our Llandyrnog creamery, Cadog has officially become recognised as a premium, authentic Welsh brand, scooping several prestigious awards at shows including the Frome Cheese Show, the Royal Welsh Show and the British Cheese Awards.


Made at the Trevarrian creamery on the North Cornwall coast, this full fat soft goat's cheese has a deliciously clean and fresh taste with a wonderful nutty flavour. Gevrik develops a creamy, melting texture as it matures.

Anchor® Cheddar

Part of the Anchor® dairy brand, Anchor Cheddar has a full and distinctive flavour making it the perfect cheese for everything from packed lunch sandwiches and oozing toasties, to cheesy topped pasta bakes and filled jacket potatoes