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This week in FMCG

Catch up on the top stories from the week.

Fonterra’s global consumer boss steps down

He will leave the co-operative in January and plans to return to Europe with his family.

Fonterra cuts carbon emissions at Brightwater plant

The dairy giant saw public pressure to cut the use of coal boilers for drying milk.

Anchor’s sales leap 31 per cent at 11.11 festival

Sales of its cream, cheese and butter doubled to over $1 million.

Fonterra acknowledges DIRA review

The Government released options paper on the review of Dairy Industry Restructuring Act.

Fonterra launches all-in-one supplement

Bodiology is formulated to build and repair joints, bones and muscles.

Fonterra creates Sustainability Advisory Panel

Dairy giant practices more sustainable ways to create dairy products.

“Disappointing year” as Fonterra posts first ever loss

The dairy giant posted a loss of $NZ196 million.

Fonterra implements gig-economy type approach to work

Employees can work on internal projects outside their normal role, based on their individual skills or areas of interest...

Campbell Arnott’s, Nestlé Australia bag sustainable packaging awards

FMCG giants commit to sustainable packaging.

Fonterra cuts forecast milk price

There has been an increased milk supply out of markets including Europe and the US.

New Fonterra plant to feed China’s demand for cream cheese

The plant will manufacture 24,000 metric tonnes of cream cheese every year for the Chinese market.

Coles leads at Royal Hobart Fine Food Awards

Cream of the crop recognised at Annual Royal Hobart Fine Food Awards.

This week in FMCG

Take a look back at what happened this week in the FMCG sector.

Fonterra shares drop to two year low

Higher milk prices put pressure on the co-operative's earnings

Fonterra to meet growing demand for quality dairy in India

The dairy co-operative is partnering with India's Future Consumer Ltd.

Commerce Commission allows Yoplait acquisition

Watchdog notes “Foodstuffs and Woolworths hold significant buyer power”.

Fonterra chairman stands down after health scare

John Monaghan has been selected by the board as the new chairman.

Fonterra addresses malnutrition problem

Dairy giant Fonterra launches five-year project to address the growing issue of malnourishment in older people.

Fonterra, Lion celebrates World Milk Day

United Nations emphasises importance of milk as a global food.