Industry News

2016

December

  • The New Zealand Herald [2 December 2016] Synlait: Getting the most from milk…read more

November

  • The Australian Business Review [30 November 2016] Chinese star backs infant formula listing on ASX… read more
  • Share Chat [29 November 2016] SYNLAIT TO SPEND $305 MILLION ON CAPEX TO SUPPORT GROWTH, IDENTIFY SECOND SITE… read more
  • The Headliner [25 November 2016] Synlait Milk trading on ASX…read more
  • ABC Rural [24 November 2016] Nutritional milk powder company confident China regulatory ban will soon be lifted, as $10 million expansion concludes… read more
  • Grey Mouth Star [21 November 2016] China well set for growth: Fonterra… read more
  • New Zealand Farmer [21 November 2016] Changing technology creates new selling environment for Fonterra… read more
  • AgriHQ [16 November 2016] Yashili NZ to expand supply for Danone… read more
  • Financial Review [14 November 2016] New Bega Cheese CEO Paul van Heerwaarden says China challenges will pass… read more
  • What Tech [12 November 2016] Goat milk infant formula consumption market 2016 illuminated by new report… read more
  • ShareChat [8 November 2016] A2 MILK REPORTS FIRST QUARTER REVENUE OF $112.5 MLN, SHARES RISE 4%… read more

October 

  • News Maker [24 October 2016] Baby Food and Infant Formula Industry Analysis and In-depth Research on Market Size, Trends, Emerging Growth Factors and Forecasts 2021… read more
  • Foreign Affairs Publisher [21 October 2016] MPI welcomes innovation award enabled by PGP investment…read more
  • Yahoo! [6 October 2016] Litigation firm becomes infant formula maker…read more
  • Idealog New Zealand [1 October 2016] Fonterra GA for paediatric nutrition… read more
  • Agri HQ [1 October 2016] Westland forms JV with Ausnutria Dairy…read more

September

  • What Tech [23 September 2016] United States goat milk infant formula market expert analysis…read more
  • NBR [22 September 2016] Fonterra poised for growth in China despite big regulatory change…read more
  • Otago Daily Times [20 September 2016] Synlait planning $300 million capex...read more
  • National Law Review [19 September 2016] FDA issues guidance for the labelling of infant formula…read more
  • News Maker [19 September 2016] Global baby food and infant formula industry analysis and forecast to 2027…read more
  • NZ Farmer [14 September 2016] Pasture to plate approach for DCANZ regulatory manager Dianne Schumacher…read more
  • News Maker [13 September 2016] Goat milk infant formula industry growth analysis…read more
  • Australian Food News [12 September 2016] Food industry network event on traceability and infant formula sales in China…read more
  • News Maker [9 September 2016] Global infant formula market datapack 2016…read more
  • Herald Sun [8 September 2016] Pete Evans: Paleo chef’s program says breastfeeding mums could give their babies camel milk…read more
  • Huffington Post [1 September 2016] I’ll defend dairy till the cows come home…read more 

August

  • What Tech [31 August 2016] Global infant formula foods market forecasts 2016-2021…read more
  • Australian Financial Review [30 August 2016] Andrew Robb names director of China-focussed healthcare group…read more
  • NutraIngredients [25 August 2016] Mimicking human breast milk: another novel synthetic formula ingredient on the horizon?…read more
  • NZ Herald [23 August 2016] Yashili will supply powder to Danone…read more
  • NT News [19 August 2016] Shortage of certified dairy farms forcey Bellamy’s Organic to continue sourcing milk from outside Australia…read more
  • Southland Times [8 August 2016] Clydevale’s Danone Nutricia receives Made in New Zealand certification… read more
  • Sydney Morning Herald [6 August 2016] Do it yourself science…read more
  • Stay at Home Mum [5 August 2016] Decoding baby formula…read more
  • Ashburton Guardian [2 August 2016] New CEO to take Westland helm…read more
  • NZ Herald [1 August 2016] Fonterra says China infant formula sales run ahead…read more

July

  • Invest in Australia [28 July 2016] Mead Johnson Nutrition partners with Australian dairy giant Murray Goulburn…read more
  • New Zealand Herald [28 July 2016] Westland Milk Products names new CEO…read more
  • New Zealand Herald [28 July 2016] China-backed $200m Southland dairy plant plans unveiled…read more
  • Financial Review [22 July 2016] No sour grapes as Murray River Organics tipped to replicate Bellamy’s… read more
  • Australian Business Review [21 July 2016] Local confusion as China changes rules on infant formula… read more
  • Yahoo [15 July 2016] ACCC re-authorises infant formula deal… read more
  • News Maker [12 July 2016] Goat Milk Infant Formula Sales Market Research Report Global Sales Revenue Market Share by Companies in 2016…read more
  • South Burnett Times [11 July 2016] 1000 new jobs with $35m factory in Queensland first… read more
  • What Tech [7 July 2016] Global infant formulas market extensively analysed by regions, key players and manufacturers 2016 research report…read more

June

  • New Medical [16 June 2016] 69th WHA comes to an end after approving many new resolutions…read more
  • ABC Rural [15 June 2016] a2 raises profit forecast as impact of Chinese rule changes clear up… read more
  • Future Market Insights [14 June 2016] Report on infant formula market…read more
  • NZ Herald [10 June 2016] Chinese embrace grey market… read more
  • Danone News [7 June 2016] Danone enters FTSE4Good Index… read more
  • The Press [2 June 2016] New hub speeds access to China…read more
  • Power Retail [2 June 2016] China postpones cross-border sales tax… read more
  • Yahoo Business [1 June 2016] Understand China says Blackmores CEO…read more

May

  • Nutraingredients [30 May 2016] European infant formula makers: we don’t need more regulation…read more
  • The Age [28 May 2016] Bid to ban ‘agressive marketing’ of infant formula products fails…read more
  • NewMaker [25 May 2016] Growing infant population to drive infant formula market… read more
  • Australian Financial Review [4 May 2016] Baby boom boost for Blackmores, Bellamy’s…read more
  • NZ Herald [4 May 2016] China Business: China’s NZ Story…read more
  • Australia Pharmacist National [1 May 2016] S-26 Newborn, Progress Toddler and Junior…read more 

April:

March:

  • NZ Herald [23 March 2016] National held to ransom by a man with a poison pen… read more
  • Wairarapa Times Age [16 March 2016] Synlait adds suppliers… read more
  • Food Processing [16 March 2016] Murray Goulburn milks baby formula boom… read more
  • NZ Herald [15 March 2016] Fonterra baby milk brand on sale in NZ for first time… read more
  • Stuff.co.nz [10 March 2016] Australia’s mining to dining… read more
  • NZ Herald [4 March 2016] Dairy’s winning formula…read more

February:

  • SBS [25 February 2016] Blackmores shared spoils of soaring profit… read more
  • Dominion Post [23 February 2016] 1080 threat…read more
  • Herald Sun [20 February 2016] Bellamy’s boom…read more
  • NZ Herald [16 February 2016] Fonterra invests in ‘pink gold’ protein…read more
  • Farming Show [12 February 2016] Synlait spends $250m on expansion…read more
  • Otago Daily Times [8 February 2016] Tighter rules for baby milk… read more
  • AFR Weekend [6 February 2016] Bellamy’s Organic milks China’s insatiable appetite for baby formula… read more
  • News Medical [4 February 2016] New study highlights important milestone for future development of infant milk formula…read more
  • NZ Herald [2 February 2016] Beijing seeks to restrict formula brands… read more

January:

  • Pharmacy daily [28 January 2016] Faulding formula launch… read more 
  • Daily Telegraph [27 January 2016] Blackmores vies for Nature’s Care… read more
  • Pharmacy daily [25 January 2016] Aspen brings S-26 home… read more
  • Interest.co.nz [25 January 2016] Westland Milk’s man-on-the-ground in China says the anxiety over China has been exaggerated – especially as it relates to their dairy appetite…read more
  • Financial Review [21 January 2016] More baby formula and less iron ore… read more

  • SBS [18 January 2016] Study calls for government intervention in Australia baby formula market… read more
  • The Independent [13 January 2016] Blackmores lists new infant formula on Australian and Chinese websites… read more
  • The Age [6 January 2016] Bega Cheese goes from sleepy dairy co-op to $1b business…read more

2015

December:

  • The Motherish [4 December 2015] All mothers must make feeding choices – but let them be informed…read more
  • NZ Herald [2 December 2015] Fonterra strikes multi-million deal with Aussie firm…read more

November:

  • SBS [27 November 2016] Australian businesses preparing for China free trade…read more
  • The Australian [27 November 2015] Choice on infant formula…read more
  • NBR [23 November 2015] New Image Group seeks investment to expand infant formula manufacturing…read more
  • Stock Journal [18 November 2015] China tightens online food trade…read more
  • WA Today [17 November 2015] a2 set to earn more from baby formula than milk…read more
  • SBS [17 November 201] Baby formula shortage: major retailers further restrict sales…read more
  • [13 November 2015] Coles, Woolies baby formula shortage taken up by Senator Richard Colbeck…read more
  • [13 November 2015] Alibaba smashes singles’ day sales…read more
  • [13 November 2015] A2 weighs up building baby formula plant to cash in on China demand…read more
  • [13 November 2015] Courier dad refuses to ship baby formula to China, losing $10,000 a month…read more
  • [13 November 2015] What investors can learn from the baby formula shortage…read more
  • [13 November 2015] Mother behind photo of A2 Platinum baby formula bulk buy speaks out…read more
  • [13 November 2015] Baby formula shortage: growing pressure on Woolworths to enforce quantity limit…read more
  • Wellington Times [10 November 2015] Bellamy’s Organic white gold: what is in baby formula…read more
  • Interest.co.nz  [5 November 2015] The New Zealand China Council has analysed China’s investment flows into New Zealand that have resulted in a $6.6 bln stake, or 6.8% of all foreign investment…read more

October:

  • SBS [30 October 2015] China ends strict one-child policy…read more
  • Yahoo News [29 October 2015] Fonterra welcomes next step in Beingmate partnership…read more
  • 3 News [17 October 2015] China to invest in Australian dairy industry…read more
  • Radio New Zealand News [15 October 2015] 1080 threat: Businessman in court…read more

September:

  • The Financial Review [4 September 2015] Battle for the bottle – the fight to feed China’s babies…read more
  • The Motherish [1 September 2015] The science of breastfeeding…read more

August:

  • AgriHQ [26 August 2015] Sheep-milk springboard…read more
  • Australia Woman’s Weekly [18 August 2015] Why Pete Evans is wrong about paleo baby formula…read more
  • The Australia [6 August 2015] Bellamy’s: Asian middle class key to formula, says Laura McBain…read more

July:

  • NutraIngredients [29 July 2015] Mead Johnson Nutrition to pay $12m to settle SEC China bribery charges…read more
  • The Weekly Times [27 July 2015] Free trade a $9bn winning formula for milk producer…read more
  • FW Plus [27 July 2015] Yashili, Danone to collaborate on Pokeno plant…read more
  • The Australian [27 July 2015] Free trade a $9bn winning formula for milk producer…read more
  • NutraIngredients [24 July 2015] Danone to swap Dumex China infant formula unit for larger stake in Mengniu…read more
  • The Australian [23 July 2015] Victor Smorgon Group finds a infant formula to boost agricultural offerings to China…read more
  • Media Net [22 July 2015] 
  • NZ Herald [18 July 2015] Safer food centre awaits approval…read more
  • Business Day [16 July 2015] Bellamy’s growth spurt continues…read more
  • NZ Herald [11 July 2015] Taming the dragon no easy task for China…read more
  • Essential Baby [10 July 2015] Australian babies and toddlers eat better than their parents: report…read more
  • Hawkes Bay Today [10 July 2015] $80mil infant formula plant for HB…read more
  • FWPlus [10 July 2015] Aussie dairy confidence high…read more
  • Burnie Advocate [10 July 2015] Bellamy’s signs new supply deal…read more
  • Waikato Times [10 July 2015] Wairarapa couple venture into goat milking…read more
  • Straford Press [9 July 2015] Nutritious goats milk an export force…read more
  • Wanganui Chronicle, Wanganui [9 July 2015] Nutritious goats’ milk an export force…read more
  • Voxy.co.nz [8 July 2015] Australian investment at FoodWaikato…read more
  • New Zealand Herald [3 July 2015] Infant formula industry in Hawkes Bay…read more
  • Radio New Zealand News [3 July 2015] Plans to invest up to $30m goat plant…read more

June:

  • LiveScience [25 June 2015] Breast Milk Studies May Lead to Better Probiotics, Baby Formula…read more
  • Beehive [25 June 2015] Opening of the Oete Farms new goat milking facility…read more
  • ABC Radio Australia [24 June 2015] Farmers earning premiums for milk from grass-fed, night-milked cows…read more
  • Yahoo New Zealand [18 June 2015] Synlait announces new partnership…read more
  • AFN [17 June 2015] Australian-based group buys out United Dairy Power rump…read more
  • Yahoo New Zealand [17 June 2015] MPI releases 1080 blackmail papers…read more
  • The New Zealand Herald [9 June 2015] Synlait picks dairy prices to start rising early next year…read more
  • PR Newswire [6 June 2015] Baby Drinks Market – Asia Pacific Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast 2014 – 2020…read more
  • The Australian [4 June 2015] New Zealand milk company Fonterra finds China formula…read more

May:

  • Ashburton Guardian [27 May 2015] Baby formula security relaxed…read more
  • Waikato Times [26 May 2015] Tatua expansion creates 30 jobs…read more
  • AgriHQ [22 May 2015] New dairy plant goes organic…read more
  • Country Wide [19 May 2015] Cutting through the China red tape…read more
  • Hawkes Bay Weekend [16 May 2015] Goat milk infant formula goldmine…read more
  • Ausfoodnews [13 May 2015] Call for food standards code submissions…read more
  • The New Zealand Herald [8 May 2015] China business: the right DNA for the future…read more
  • The Conversation [6 May 2015] Agriculture could be the next boom for Australia…read more
  • Business South [1 May 2015] Major projects at Dunsandel plant…read more
  • Manukau Courier [1 May 2015] Shops watch formula…read more
  • Southland Times [1 May 2015] Chinese talk up sheep milk infant formula…read more

April:

  • The Australia [27 April 2015] China acts to avoid consumer scandals…read more
  • Radio New Zealand [3 April 2015] Infant formula advertising restrictions allowed…read more

March:

  • ABC Rural [25 March 2015] Report finds huge and growing potential in China agricultural trade, as resources boom slows…read more
  • Ausfoodsnews.com.au [25 March 2015] Fonterra expanding organic milk supplies…read more
  • BRW [23 March 2015] The $84 tin of Bellamy’s Organic: how ‘Australian made’ now means ‘luxury’ in Asia…read more
  • Sunlive [20 March 2015] Formula samples test negative…read more
  • The Land [17 March 2015] Fonterra moves on baby formula…read more
  • 3news.co.nz [11 March 2015] Parents urged to keep buying baby formula despite threat…read more
  • Canberra Times [11 March 2015] New Zealand dairy industry blackmailed in poisoning threat…read more
  • Dominion Post [11 March 2015] Lessons have been learned from botulism fiasco…read more
  • voxy.co.nz [6 March 2015] Nuztri gains pre shipment approval for China…read more
  • New Zealand Hearld [4 March 2015] Push to restrict infant formula marketing…read more
  • Infant Nutrition Council [4 March 2015] Infant formula Marketing Decision Welcomed…read more

February:

  • Food Magazine [26 February 2015] New Zealand issues new infant formula labelling standard…read more
  • Brisbane Times [20 February 2015] Bid to get formula warnings…read more
  • AusFoodNews.com.au [18 February 2015] Bellamy’s produces a strong result…read more
  • AsiaNet [13 February 2015] CBME China 2015 Increases Exhibition Scale by 20% to Meet Industry Demand…read more
  • www.fwplus.co.nz [9 February 2015] Infant Formula Standards Progressing…read more
  • Foodprocessing.com.au [3 February 2015] Process tool said to increase infant formula producers’ production by 10%…read more
  • Dairy News [3 February 2015] Fonterra one step closer to Chinese JV…read more
  • Gympie Times [3 February 2015] Hope and relief for Burnett Farmers…read more
  • ADVFN [2 February 2015] Research report on market of formula milk powder for infants in China…read more

January:

  • Southland Times [31 January 2015] Blue River Dairy sold to Chinese…read more
  • The New Zealand Herald [14 January 2015] White gold rush hits sticky patch…read more
  • China Spectator [12 January 2015] Will milk be the next commodity to turn sour?…read more 
  • The Australian Business Review [10 January 2015] Fonterra China venture gets nod…read more
  • Franklin County News [8 January 2015] Milk factory systems being tested…read more

2014

December:

  • New Zealand Dairy Exporter [19 December 2014] Competition hot in Asian markets…read more
  • Infant Nutrition Council [19 December 2014] New infant formula export labelling standard applauded…read more
  • www.goodhew.co.nz [18 Decemfber 2014] New labelling standard for infant formula…read more
  • Nutraingredients.com [17 December 2014] Infant formula industry has ‘responsibility to adhere’ to WHO Code principles…read more
  • Nutraingredients.com [17 December 2014] Asia-Pacific baby formula sales boom despite scandals…read more
  • MediaNet [16 December 2014] CBME China publishes China children baby maternity products industry consumer report 2014…read more
  • ABC Rural [11 December 2014] Infant milk plant to double demand for milk in NSW…read more
  • Yahoo News [9 December 2014] Baby formula makers praise report findings…read more
  • Infant Nutrition Council [9 December 2014] Infant formula body welcomes inquiry report…read more
  • Dairy News [3 December 2014] Shareholders pleased with Synlait Milk results…read more
  • Stuff.co.nz [2 December 2014] Tatua dairy company punches above weight…read more

November:

  • Radio NZ [28 November 2014] Formula group seeks ad restrictions…read more
  • Dairy Trader [25 November 2014] Australia’s dairy export ambitions grow…read more
  • Scoop Business [25 November 2014] New Glenavy dairy factory officially opened…read more
  • NZFarmer.co.nz [23 November 2014] Chinese company to invest $400mil in NZ…read more
  • Sharechat.co.nz [21 November 2014] A2 Milk changes Chinese supply approach for infant formula…read more
  • Rural News [21 November 2014] $200mil Pokeno plant on track…read more
  • The Standard [20 November 2014] Free trade deal with China could remove hundreds of millions of dollars in dairy tariffs over a decade…read more
  • Radio New Zealand News [18 November 2014] NZ may look again at China trade deal…read more
  • Yahoo News [18 November 2014] China’s hope to invest in Aust dairy…read more
  • Caboolture News [15 November 2014] Will Chinese babies save our dairy industry…read more
  • The Sydney News [14 November 2014] Gina Rhinehart moves into milk…read more
  • NutraIngredients [3 November 2014] Aspen reveals China infant formula ambitions following NZNM investment…read more

October:

  • NutraIngredients [31 October 2014] Danone to acquire 25% stake in Chinese infant formula firm Yashilli…read more
  • Business Scoop [31 October 2014] China lifts temporary ban on Fonterra whey products…read more
  • Release Wire [31 October 2014] Baby Nutrition Insights 2014 – Issue 18 – New Market Study Published…read more
  • Release Wire [28 October 2014]  Baby food and infant formula market: global industry analysis and forecast to 2020…read more
  • Canberra Times [19 October 2014] Dairy Industry: Kiwis have the right idea…read more
  • AgriHQ [17 October 2014] Crewther finds reward in food…read more
  • Rabobank [9 October 2014] More milk matters – Australia’s dairy industry at a ‘crossroads’…read more

September:

  • Nutraingredients.com [30 September 2014] Emerging markets, infant formula drive H&W over 600bn…read more
  • Farm Weekly [30 September 2014] China’s Aussie milk thirst…read more
  • www.nbr.co.nz [30 September 2014] Synlait milk gets Chinese infant formula accreditation…read more
  • www.premier.vic.gov.au [26 September 2014] Japanese investment is Burra’s formula for success…read more
  • Stuff.co.nz [23 September 2014] Synlait widens export base with stake in New Hope…read more
  • Yahoo.com [22 September 2014] Synlait Milk posts $19.6m profit for 2014…read more
  • BRW [18 September 2014] Bellamy’s to translate social media strategy to China market…read more
  • abc.net.au [18 September 2014] Industry leaders optimistic about Chinese dairy investment…read more
  • Weekly Times Now [17 September 2014] Dairy investors eye infant formula plants in NSW…read more
  • www.stuff.co.nz [17 September 2014] Danone plans NZ food hub…read more
  • ABC Radio Australia [17 September 2014] Chinese investment fund to tip billions into Australian farm projects…read more
  • Radionz.co.nz [2 September 2014] Danone cleared to buy NZ formula firm…read more
  • Southland Times [2 September 2014] Who is Beingmate?…read more

August:

  • PR Newswire [28 August 2014] Global Infant Formula Market Report: Focus on China – this report says increasing penetration of e-commerce and a greater inclination of consumers towards top-of-the-line premium products is propelling faster growth of infant formula market in China.  Complete report is available here
  • www.stuff.co.nz [28 August 2014] Fonterra’s Chinese food deal a ‘game changer’…read more
  • PRNewswire [26 August 2014] World’s Largest Sourcing Event for Baby, Children and Maternity Products Industry, CBME China 2014 Closed with a Great Success…read more
  • www.stuff.co.nz [25 August 2014] Baby steps on road to China…read more
  • www.theland.com.au [23 August 2014] Dairy fights for trade rights…read more
  • www.foodworks.co.nz [22 August 2014] Strong demand for Synlait Milk’s Lactoferrin…read more
  • Bendigo Advertiser [19 August 2014] Murray Goulburn to change export mix as Russian ban hits home…read more
  • Farmweekly.com.au [18 August 2014] Ramp up milk production: Saputo…read more
  • The National Business Review [18 August 2014] Fonterra rebuts Hager allegations…read more
  • Foodworks.co.nz [11 August 2014] Formula firm back on track…read more
  • Agrihq.co.nz [7 August 2014] Aussies want kiwi-like deal with China…read more
  • au.news.yahoo.com [6 August 2014] Tasmanian organic baby food company Bellamy’s strikes right formula for ASX launch…read more
  • ABC Rural [ 5 August 2014] Infant formula exports slowly resume to China, as Tatura milk powder manufacturer gains accreditation…read more
  • www.stuff.co.nz [3 August 2014] Trace technology set to add value to milk…read more
  • The New Zealand Herald [1 August 2014] China connection: Partners needed in giant market…read more

July:

  • Ministry for Primary Industries [31 July 2014] Consultation on manufacturing standards for infant formula…read more
  • The Australian [30 July 2014] Time to milk dairy for all it’s worth…read more
  • Foodprocessing.com.au [29 July 2014] Updated recommendations on infant and follow-on formula…read more             
  • Foodprocessing.com.au [29 July 2014] Asian demand a boom to NZ food and beverage market…read more
  • Sunday Star Times, NZ [27 July 2014] The power of two in China…read more
  • Weeklytimesnow.com.au [22 July 2014] New Zealand’s A2 Milk Co has won Chinese regulatory approval to export its A2 Platinum baby formula…read more
  • Canberra Times [22 July 2014] Australia wants bigger slice of Chin’s $13.3b baby formula market…read more
  • Thesydneynews.net [19 July 2014] Infant products are dairy stars…read more
  • Yahoo News, NZ [9 July 2014] Consultation opens on infant formula proposals…read more
  • The New Zealand Herald [9 July 2014] Agribusiness Report: Added value pioneers lead the way…read more
  • Stock Journal [4 July 2014] Fonterra inks deal with UK firm…read more
  • NZ Herald [2 July 2014] Doors open in China for local firm…read more

June:

  • Stock Journal [30 June 2014] Asia key to dairy expansion…read more
  • www.china.org.cn [24 June 2014] Revision to law targets makers of baby formula…read more
  • South Gippsland Sentinel Times [24 June 2014] Our dairy still on China shelves…read more
  • Courier Mail [15 June 2014] $100m formula to Bellamy’s Organic food success…read more
  • Weekend Guardian [14 June 2014] China plans to build up infant formula producers…read more
  • Stuff.co.nz [12 June 2014] China’s child policy change to boost NZ dairying…read more
  • Sydney Morning Herald [12 June 2014] Fonterra gives farmers certainty…read more
  • ABC Radio Australia [6 June 2014] Chinese infant formula registration ‘very intense’…read more
  • Colac Herald [6 June 2014] $120-million project will boost economy…read more
  • Nutraingredients.com [3 June 2014] China cuts number of permitted imported infant formula brands to less than 100…read more
  • Supermarket News [1 June 2014] Nutricia Invests in NZ…read more

May:

  • Northkoreatimes.com [31 May 2014] 82 baby formula companies get licenses renewed for 3 years…read more
  • Liberal Victoria [26 May 2014] Regional Growth Funds helps Burra Foods grow exports to Asia…read more
  • Ausfoodnews.com.au [26 May 2014] Targeted expansion into Asian dairy market by Murray Goulburn and Lion…read more
  • Brisbane Times [23 May 2014] Dairy producer Murray Goulburn adopts new formula for Asian market…read more
  • Foodnavigator.com [22 May 2014] FAO chief urges global commitment to tackle nutrition challenges…read more
  • New Zealand Herald, Auckland [21 May 2014] Big buy ‘significant’ change…read more
  • The Southland Times [10 May 2014] Farmers lead $72b export charge…read more
  • ABC Rural [8 May] China toughens controls on imported milk formula…read more
  • NZFarmer.co.nz [7 May] More infant formula export issues arise…read more
  • Australian Food News [7 May] Danone brand Nutricia to process own infant formula in New Zealand…read more
  • Food Industry Week, New Zealand [5 May 2014] Westland Gains China…read more
  • China.org.cn [5 May 2014] Beijing to invest $1.72m in baby formula research…read more
  • Otago Daily Times [5 May 2014] French company Danone buys Balclutha, Auckland Dairy Plants…read more
  • Minister for Primary Industries [1 May 2014] New Zealand companies approved for infant formula exporting to China…read more

April:

  • Ashburton Guardian New Zealand [25 April 2014] New rule hits baby formula exports… read more
  • Dairy News New Zealand [15 April 2014] Formula makers, sellers abuzz at workshop…. read more
  • AUS Food News [2 April 2014] Infant formula marketing debate as doctors respond to Government moves…. read more

March:

  • Taranaki Daily News [21 March 2014] China visit marks genuine coup for key…. read more
  • businessday, Stuff.co.nz [10 March 2014] Chinese team to audit infant formula makers from NZ….  read more
  • New Zealand Herald [7 March 2014] Small players still optimistic… read more
  • Scoop Independent News NZ  [5 March 2014]  NuZtri joins Infant Nutrition Council….. read more
  • The Press NZ [1 March 2014] Accidental rockstars are creaming it… read more

February

  • Weekly Times Now [26 February 2014] Chinese vying for new milk plants….. . read more

2013

December:

  • The Timaru Herald NZ [8 December 2013] Whey report no magic wand…. read more

November:

  • FWplus.co.nz [21 November 2013] Chinese ‘still wary of formula from NZ’ ….. read more

October:

  • TV NZ [30 October 2013] – Fonterra Independent Inquiry report released …. read more
  • The Australian [30 October 2013] A most interesting story about the high-value add proteins in dairy ….. read more
  • Wanganui Chronicle [22 October 2013] Support long overdue for mums who bottle-feed….read more
  • Business Spectator  [22 October 2013] The Chinese baby boom fuelling Warrnambool’s favour….read more
  • One News [7 October 2013] Key attempts to rebuild dairy reputation in China….read more
  • FSANZ website [1 October 2013] FSANZ propose amendment of minimum age labelling on infant foods….read more

September:

  • Scoop Independent Business News [25 September 2013] Drilling rig import, infant formula scare hit trade balance….read more
  • New Zealand trade and Enterprise [20 September 2013] Whey Protein Contamination Issue – Core Messages …. read more.
  • Ministry of Primary Industries message from Acting Director General Scott Gallacher on New Zealand Food Safety… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FjjzknFCI1s
  • NZ Farmer Co NZ [12 September 2013] Fonterra recovery enters new phase…read more
  • NZ  Ministry for Primary Industries Media Release [11 September 2013] Market Recovery Plan for Whey Protein incident affected businesses….read more
  • Taranaki Daily News [11 September 2013] NZ Govt pays $2 million to fix Fonterra relationships…read more
  • Fonterra Website -  Media Release [3 September 2013] Fonterra announces findings of its operational review…. read more
  • New Zealand Herald [3 September 2013] Kiwi exporters too naive about China: experts…. read more
  • Waikato Times, Hamilton Waikato [2 September 2013] Act to restore confidence…. read more

August:

  • NZ Ministry for Primary Industries Media Release [28 August 2013] Bacteria found in the whey protein concentrate (WPC) manufactured by Fonterra is not Clostridium botulinum…… read more
  • The New Zealand Herald [28 August 2013} Fonterra botulism crisis was false alarm.....read more
  • The New Zealand Herald [26 August 2013] NZ export limbo but China demand high….read more
  • sharechat.co.nz - [20 August 2013] NZ reputation will bounce back, ANZ’s  chief China economist says….read more
  • beehive.govt.nz – The official website of  the New Zealand Government – Infant Formula Updates…. read more
  • NZfarmer.co.nz [17 August 2013] Spierings’ profile unstained by taint scare… read more
  • The West Australian [16 August 2013]  China moves towards milk powder sector consolidation… read more
  • Weeklytimesnow  [14 August 2013] Time’s right to push China FTA… read more 
  • The Chronicle [12 August 2013] Former CBA chief to lead Fonterra enquiry… read more
  • Federated Farmers of New Zealand [6 August 2013] Honesty is the only policy with food safety…. read more
  • Pan American Health Organisation / World Health Organisation [1 August 2013] PAHO WHO urges support for nursing mothers to ensure exclusive breastfeeding up to six months …. read here

July:

  • China Daily [15 July 2013]  A  body representing New Zealand and Australian infant formula  makers will be stepping up efforts to promote the integrity of products exported to China when it attends a major industry event in China this week …. read more
  • China SME Online [18 July 2013] Baby formula makers push integrity at China expo …. read more
  • [Bernama (National News Agency of Malaysia)[15 July 2013]  NZ, Australia baby formula makers to push integrity at China expo …. read more
  • The West Australian [7 July 2013] Fearing contamination, Chinese pay more for imported infant goods ….  read more
  • ABC News 24 [2 July 2013]  China’s appetite for infant formula has turned a niche market into a billion dollar industry ….view here

June:

  • NZ Herald [27  June 2013] (NZ) Government announces sweeping infant formula probe … read more
  • CCTV.com [24 June 2013] Infant formula firms welcome New Zealand food safety review over China concerns ….  read here
  • NZ Dominion Post [4 June 2013] Infant formula exports booming …. read more

April:

  • New Zealand Herald [29 April 2013] Big return, high risk in baby milk boom … read more