Fonterra has announced a profit of more than half a billion
dollars, just days after confirming 750 jobs will be axed.
An LED lighting initiative has been named overall winner in
this year's Audacious business challenge.
All eyes will be on Fonterra tomorrow as the dairy giant
reveals its annual result and finalises its payout for the
Bex Twemlow is facing an important eight-minute gig this
Dave Finlay describes himself simply as ''an irrigation
Former Silver Fern Farms chief executive Keith Cooper is
seeking a position on the board of fertiliser company
Ballance Agri Nutrients.
Adjusting mirrors might not seem a big deal. But for mining
company Oceana Gold, it used to be a costly exercise.
Farmers have been urged not to be ''seduced'' by short-term
gains as rumours swirl that an announcement by Silver Fern
Farms of a 50-50 joint venture with a Chinese company is
Fleur Sculpher is a machinist at Dunedin firm Pryde
Engineering, where she is also the chief operator of a
substantial new piece of equipment for wheel machining.
The Dunedin engineering industry has been rocked by bad
news this week, with one firm set to close and another
reducing its working week to four days. In all of the gloom,
business writer Sally Rae found some success stories.
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