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How two simple words are bringing our Purpose, Values and Strategy to life

Last year we introduced a new purpose and a new strategy. Since then we’ve made changes to how we’re organised and moved from two big global businesses to three regional, customer-led businesses.

February 21, 2020


Fonterra’s year by the numbers

It's that time of year when we take a look back at the highlights that helped make 2019 what it was before turning the page to 2020.

December 27, 2019


What a difference 30 years can make

This year Fonterra’s Kauri site in Northland is celebrating its 30th birthday. We spoke to a few employees who have been there from the start about the changes they’ve seen over the past 30 years.

December 11, 2019


From farm to the FIFA World Cup

As the top football teams compete at the FIFA Women’s World Cup, one of our farmers is at the centre of the action.

June 27, 2019


Global recognition for Fonterra Sustainability Report

Fonterra is a finalist in the prestigious CR Reporting Awards 2019, which recognise the very best in corporate reporting worldwide.

March 15, 2019


Could a business mentorship be the key to your 2019 success?

Michele shares a few tips on how a business mentor could help your business, and what he’s gained from his mentoring experience.

January 16, 2019


Building our reputation by opening our gates

Our Open Gates event saw 16 of our farmers open the gates of their dairy farms to more than 8,400 Kiwis throughout New Zealand. Fonterra’s Director of Brand Jillian Laing explains the rationale behind the event and the challenge in building corporate reputation.

November 20, 2018


Taking New Zealand milk to the world and bringing the value back to New Zealand

The dairy industry represents 25% of New Zealand’s exported goods. Find out what Fonterra farmers recommend so the industry can continue to contribute.

July 23, 2018


Collaborating for the future at the 10th Fonterra Recycling Forum

Caring for the environment isn’t something that can be done independently – nutrition, the community and the environment are all interlinked.

April 11, 2018