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Fonterra launches initiative to address family violence

November 23, 2017

Fonterra has joined with Shine and Women’s Refuge to launch a programme to raise awareness about family violence and provide support services for any of its 12,000+ New Zealand employees who may need help.

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 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. 

Fonterra directors retire

September 11, 2017

Farmer Director – David MacLeod – has advised that he will retire from the Fonterra Board at the Co-operative’s Annual Meeting on 2 November.

Fonterra dairy duo claims awards at top international cheese awards

August 15, 2017

Two Fonterra NZMP cheeses have scooped silver awards at the prestigious international Cheese Awards held recently at Nantwich, UK.