Fonterra media conference - Outcome of Danone arbitration


Media are invited to a media conference regarding the outcome of the Co-operative’s arbitration with Danone at 3pm NZT, today 1 December 2017. 

This will be on the ground floor auditorium at the Fonterra Centre, 109 Fanshawe Street, Auckland. A media release will be issued ahead of the media conference.

Please arrive no later than 2:30pm to ensure sufficient time to set up equipment. The conference will start at 3pm sharp. Media will not be able to gain entry to the conference after this time.

Those unable to attend in person can dial in to the conference using the details below or follow online at this webcast link:


Conference ID: 288652

New Zealand Toll Free: 0800 453 055

NZ Local (Auckland):  09 929 1687

NZ Local (Wellington): 04 974 7738

NZ Local (Christchurch): 03 974 2632

Australia Toll Free: 1 800 558 698

Alternate Australia Toll Free: 1 800 809 971


The media conference will be hosted by Fonterra Chief Executive, Theo Spierings and Chairman, John Wilson. Fonterra will make a short statement, followed by a question and answer session.

There will be no opportunity for one-on-one interviews after the conference so media are encouraged to participate in the question and answer session.