Dutch enterprise, worldly enjoyment

The Dutch entrepreneurial spirit has taken Westland cheese brands a long way. Westland has been a renowned name on the global cheese market for 80 years. We aim for continuous innovation that can inspire people. Together with our partners we have managed to persuade people all over the world to enjoy Westland cheeses. 

Significant innovation

Old Amsterdam, Maaslander, Westlite and Trenta are Westland’s top brands. These brands are strong due to significant innovations in ingredients and flavour as well as packaging and presentation. Using our expertise relating to cheese and cheese markets, we ensure that our brands meet consumer demands for products that are healthy, unexpected and diverse.

Old Amsterdam, Maaslander, Westlite, Trenta, Litedammer en Zikko


Old Amsterdam wins 12th Superior Taste Award


The prestigious International Taste & Quality Institute awarded Old Amsterdam a three golden stars Superior Taste Award. The unique cheese previously won a Crystal and Diamond Award in the same election. “You never get used to winning though“, says CEO Henny Westland.

"Even though we win this magnificent prize for the 12th time, we were once again in jubilation when we received the complimentary jury reports. You never get used to winning!" says Henny Westland, the female CEO of Westland Kaas, the makers of Old Amsterdam. "To us this prize is a confirmation that we are on the right track with Old Amsterdam."

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