Based locally. Internationally successful.

ALPAVIT is a leading German manufacturer of dried milk and whey products. Our business premises are based in the central dairy agriculture regions of Bavaria and Saxony.

Our way of working is characterized by high flexibility, short decision paths and close cooperation between distribution, production, quality assurance and logistics. We are an impressive, reliable and efficient partner. With our high-quality products, we have gained the trust of the most renowned manufacturers of world-leading brands. The satisfaction of our customers is the motor that drives our business.


Production Facilities

Top quality, “made in Germany”

Milk sourced from meadow and pasture is of especially good quality! The three ALPAVIT production facilities are located in the traditional German milk centers in Bavaria and Saxony, where sustainable milk production is protected. We use gentle, certified technologies in the subsequent processing of milk and whey which guarantee the highest product quality.


Lauben/Heising - Allgäu

Käserei Champignon
Hofmeister GmbH & Co. KG
Kemptener Str. 17 – 24
87493 Lauben
Tel.: +49 (0) 8374 92-320
Fax: +49 (0) 8374 92-321


Moosburg - Upper Bavaria

Hofmeister Käsewerk
GmbH & Co. KG

Molkereistraße 14
85368 Moosburg
Tel.: +49 (0) 8761 780-0
Fax: +49 (0) 8761 780-210


Freiberg – Saxony

Molkerei Hainichen-Freiberg
GmbH & Co. KG

Leipziger Str. 48
09599 Freiberg
Tel.: +49 (0) 3731 302-0
Fax: +49 (0) 3731 302-101

Certified Quality

We promise: the highest quality and safety for sensitive sectors

Sensitive and challenging areas of application such as baby food, pharmaceuticals and confectionery obligate us to continue achieving the highest standards for our products - from the optimization of production processes to customer-specific solutions.


The best raw ingredients

  • Rigorous residue monitoring of pesticides and heavy metals

  • No preservatives are used, meaning allergens are excluded

  • Fresh raw ingredients and fast processing

Optimal processes

  • Continuous quality controls from raw ingredients to end product

  • Certified processes

  • Process safety through automated control

Permanent checks

  • Analytics according to internationally standardized methods

  • Continuous documentation and tracking

  • Continuous optimization

Our certificates

Numerous certificates, such as FSSC 22000, Halal and Kosher, prove that we maintain the highest quality and safety standards are required for our areas of application. All our certificates are available for you to download here.

We take responsibility for ourselves as a company: Protecting the environment and resources

If you process high-quality natural products, you understand the importance of sustainable, legal and socially responsible company management which protects natural livelihoods. That’s why this is also written in the code of conduct for our company group.

Our ISO 50001 certified energy management also makes an important contribution to the care of our resources.

Company Group

Progressing through tradition

The owner-managed Champignon-Hofmeister company group is a globally important manufacturer of international cheese specialties. Champignon is one of the oldest brands in German milk production The company has been producing Camembert under this name since 1908.

A range of renowned cheese brands are produced in five locations in the heart of traditional dairy country - Lauben and Kammlach in Allgäu, Moosburg and Pfeffenhausen in Upper Bavaria, and Freiberg in Saxony.

ALPAVIT is always able to refer to the knowledge, competence and innovative power of the group and benefits from close cooperation and short decision paths.

Benefit from our experience. We’re happy to advise you!