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Fonterra and The a2 Milk Company form comprehensive strategic relationship

February 21, 2018

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited (Fonterra) and The a2 Milk Company (a2MC) have today entered into a comprehensive strategic relationship that links Fonterra’s global milk pool and supply chain, manufacturing capability and in-market sales and distribution capacity with a2MC’s brand strength and capabilities. 

Fonterra Milk for Schools marks fifth anniversary:
Richie McCaw to do special milk runs

February 19, 2018

As the Fonterra Milk for Schools programme enters its fifth year Richie McCaw will help mark the milestone with a series of special helicopter milk runs to schools.

Living Water Wairua River catchment condition survey

February 02, 2018

Living Water is conducting a catchment condition survey in the Okarika Pocket, a sub catchment of the Wairua River catchment in Northland. 

Living Water protecting internationally significant wetlands

February 02, 2018

DOC and Fonterra’s Living Water partnership is helping protect two of the world’s most significant wetlands, through a major initiative that brings together farmers, scientists, councils, mana whenua and communities.

Fonterra responds to Beingmate's forecast earnings downgrade

January 22, 2018

Last night, Beingmate Baby & Child Food Co Ltd (Beingmate) issued a forecast earnings downgrade for its financial year ended 31 December 2017, revising the previously announced forecast loss of RMB 350 million – RMB 500 million to a forecast loss of RMB 800 million – RMB 1 billion (NZ$171 – NZ$214 million).  

Fonterra welcomes research findings that milk matters for healthy kiwi kids

January 19, 2018

Fonterra welcomes the findings of a Massey University that show a high proportion of young Kiwi kids are getting the goodness of dairy nutrition by drinking milk.