Media Releases

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Statement from John Wilson: Michael Spaans

November 21, 2017

Sadly, today our Co-operative has lost one of our strongest people with former Director Michael Spaans passing away last night. He is survived by his wife Kristina and children Olivia, Logan and Harvey. 

Global Dairy Platform announces new board chairman

November 20, 2017

Global Dairy Platform (GDP) has appointed Fonterra Chief Executive Officer, Theo Spierings, as GDP chairman, effective November 16, 2017.

Fonterra launches plan to improve waterways

November 16, 2017

Co-operative announces ambitious water commitments; invites Kiwis to visit farms and see what’s being done to promote healthy rivers.

Fonterra achieves strong sales growth during China's 'Double 11' event

November 15, 2017

Fonterra Greater China has achieved another strong result through China’s Double 11 sales period – the world’s largest shopping event – with sales of more than RMB 100 million (NZD $21.75 million) across the Anchor, Anmum and Anlene brands, an increase of 67 per cent on last year. 

Fonterra partners with government on roadmap to low emissions future

November 14, 2017

Fonterra has joined the Ministry for the Environment to develop a roadmap to a low emissions future. The partnership is an example of how the private and public sectors can work together to accelerate New Zealand’s transition to a low carbon economy.  

Fonterra continues to build UHT capacity

November 08, 2017

Fonterra has today announced it is further expanding its Waitoa UHT site as the Co-operative works to keep ahead of growing demand for its products.