Donegal Creameries has been granted permission to change its name to Donegal Investment Group plc.
The Registrar of Companies made the decision following the passing of a resolution relating to a name change proposed to shareholders at a company EGM earlier this month
The switch becomes effective for trading on the ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange from today however the company's website will remain unchanged.
In April, the Donegal Investment Group announced a pre-tax profit of €4.65 million for 2012 with revenues up 16.9 per cent to €80.5 million.
The company has operations in Ireland, the UK, Holland and Brazil and operates across agri-inputs, produce, property and other investments.