Fonterra

Big Food’s stake in the future – in-house venture-capital funds’ investments

For Big Food companies looking to gain exposure to new, exciting, potentially faster-growing categories, M&A remains a popular route. But…

Fonterra merges New Zealand and Australia businesses

Kiwi dairy co-operative Fonterra has announced plans to merge its New Zealand and Australia business units. Fonterra Brands New Zealand…

Shipping forecast – the Red Sea supply-chain crisis and the food and beverage sector

The Houthi attacks in the Red Sea have upended supplies through one of the world's most important trade routes and…

A good COP for food is bad news for failing food companies

The food and drink sectors are responsible for a lot of CO2e. Food and drink companies know that and they…

Nestlé to make extra sustainability payments to Fonterra farmers

A deal agreed by Fonterra and Nestlé will see the food giant making additional payments to the New Zealand dairy…

Fonterra releases new plan to cut farm emissions

New Zealand dairy cooperative Fonterra has unveiled a new on-farm emissions target today (9 November), alongside a new climate roadmap…

Australian dairy workers to strike over pay, working conditions

Around 1,400 dairy workers in Australia are set to strike for 48 hours from Wednesday (18 October) over wage increases…

Lactalis enters licencing deal to get Brazil joint-venture purchase past regulator

Lactalis will enter a dairy licensing deal in Brazil under a regulatory condition permitting the purchase of a Fonterra-Nestlé joint-venture…

Fonterra flags job cuts under cost-savings plan

New Zealand-based dairy cooperative Fonterra is seeking NZ$1bn ($596m) in cost savings, likely leading to the potential loss of jobs.…

Fonterra backs animal-free dairy protein start-up Vivici

Fonterra has invested in the seed funding round of Vivici, a Dutch start-up developing animal-free dairy proteins through precision fermentation.…