Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd is now in business, Chairman John Roadley said today. "This afternoon, the boards of Fonterra, the Dairy Group and Kiwi passed the merger resolutions and the required documents were filed with the Registrar of Companies," Mr Roadley said. "This step completes our merger and brings our industry together for the first time. It has taken us just under ten months since we signed our Merger Agreement.