View Coon Cheese Australia Pictures. I am seeing a lot of posts kicking around claiming edward william coon was the founder of coon cheese here in australia. It was named after american cheesemaker edward william coon, but was reassessed due to current attitudes.
Coon is the trademark of a cheddar cheese produced by dairy farmers in australia. Coon cheese was named after the inventor wasn't it? Saputo will drop the coon name from its popular cheese products in australia, the latest company to change branding amid a corporate reckoning on systemic racism.
Despite a legal challenge to the name by stephen hagan in 2003.
A packet of coon cheese is photographed in sydney, australia, on july 24, 2020. Cam bruce, commercial director of saputo dairy australia, said cheer cheese is a cheese for everyone, and. The company has insisted that the brand. Saputo dairy australia said the name change would reinforce values.