Over 69 years of milk processing experience in Greece
Leading dairy & fresh juices producer & distributor in Greece
5 state-of-art production facilities (4 in Greece & 1 in Bulgaria)
2 milk collection stations sourcing 25% of Greece’s annual milk production
Visiting 29.500 outlets
99% Consumers’ Brand Awareness in Greece
DELTA is founded by Aristidis Daskalopoulos, a family business in the industry of production and distribution of dairy products. The company begins its operation with 20 employees and owns 10 vehicles for delivering milk and yogurt.
DELTA launches the first milk sold in a plastic bottle.
DELTA presents its first TV commercial about yogurt.
Throughout the 80’s, more and more milk and grocery stores become small neighborhood DELTA stores.
DELTA earns 1st place in the production and sale of ice cream in Greece and continues its rising course in the milk and yogurt product categories.
DELTA airs its first TV commercial about DELTA fresh milk.
with the launch of FRESH PACK®
for DELTA Fresh Milk.
At the same time, it is the first Greek company to apply milk homogenization thereby improving significantly the final product. A new era for Fresh Milk begins!
MILCAFE was launched in 1989 as the first ready-to-drink coffee beverage in Greece! Milcafe is a unique tasty combination of instant coffee and semi-skimmed milk that is still sold on the market up to this day.
DELTA makes a powerful entrance to the yogurt industry
by inaugurating a new state-of-the-art yogurt production plant in the area of Aghios Stefanos, Attica.
Delta launches the strain yoghurt Delta Complet
a driving leverage for the company in the yoghurt market.
DELTA relaunches DELTA Fresh Milk, featuring a lid on the product’s paper carton.
The company’s distribution network for Fresh Milk grows and extends all over Greece.
DELTA acquires VIGLA OLYMPOU, a cheese production company.
DELTA launches Life TSAI,
the first ready-to-drink drink refrigerated tea in the market of Greece.
DELTA introduces DELTA Advance, the first Fresh Infant Milk in the Greek market. DELTA Advance is an innovative product that sets new standards in infant nutrition, being the first fresh milk especially developed for children older than 12 months.
Milko becomes available also in a new original bottle.
Milko becomes a favorite brand for young people of all ages.
DELTA becomes an innovator in the category of Ultra-Pasteurized Milk. By using infusion technology, DELTA creates ultra-pasteurized milk with superior taste. It didn’t take long for this milk to reach the status of consumer favorite, all because of its great taste
– not to mention its unique bottle shape.
DELTA launches the first cow yogurt with creamy texture, a unique combination of great taste and cream smoothness.
DELTA launches Life Kalimera,
followed by a relaunch of the entire series of Life products.
DELTA becomes a Grand National Sponsor
in the categories of Milk and Ice Cream at the ATHENS 2004 Olympic Games.
DELTA introduces the first Ultra-Pasteurized milk especially designed for professional use.
DELTA Fresh Milk changes its packaging.
The new DELTA Fresh Box comes with the following features:
• Bigger safety lid for easier opening
• A unique 5th side for easier grasping and use
• Structure of multiple layers for better protection from sunlight
DELTA, now a member of Vivartia Group, enters the MIG Group of Companies.
MIG becomes the principal shareholder of Vivartia.
DELTA launches Delta Advance high heat treatment kids milk in a bottle of 1 liter, one more innovation of the company.
DELTA develops DELTA
Advance with 80% less lactose,
an innovative and even more digestible product, free of added sugar and suitable for children with lactose intolerance.
Small Family Farms
DELTA makes a dynamic entrance to the market of Fresh Milk in transparent bottles, this time by developing the brand of "Small Family Farms":
Fresh milk collected daily from small Greek farms.
DELTA expands the brand of Small Family Farms to the category of strained yogurt,
launching the first double-strained yogurt with rich traditional taste and made with 100% Greek fresh milk from small family farms.
DELTA enters the market of long-life fruit juices through the vehicle of the LIFE brand.
The series upgrades its visuals and adds 2 new unique taste combinations with superfruits and 50% less sugar.
"Small Cheese Dairies"
DELTA relaunches its line of cheese dairy products with authentic Greek tastes.
DELTA launches Vibe by Life,
an energy juice drink with fruit juice, natural caffeine and vitamins.
DELTA launches the product series of Life Tsai 0% sugar.
DELTA launches Flocafe Ice.
DELTA begins its collaboration with ELAIS-Unilever
for producing and trading BECEL Proactiv dairy products.
Delta Smart Fruit Juices
DELTA introduces DELTA Smart, the new 100% natural fruit juices that will become children’s best friends. These products feature:
· 100% natural juice
· No added sugar
· Manufactured solely with natural fruit sugar
· Fortified with vitamins and trace minerals
· Original and innovative packaging
“To offer Greek consumers the ability to grow, live and enjoy higher quality food day after day. To contribute to better living for Greek families. To become global ambassadors for Greek food and diet by offering innovative products of unique quality. To achieve all that, with responsibility towards people, society and the environment. To ensure satisfactory and constantly improving returns for our shareholders, in order to reach a position where we can achieve all the above goals with strength, optimism, insight and permanence.”
4 production units in Greece
1 production unit in Bulgaria