Fonterra to move EU headquarters to Amsterdam

Posted by Nicole Eckersley on 29th July 2010

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra is moving its European headquarters from Germany to Amsterdam, as part of a major push to expand its dairy business beyond commodity butter and cheese.

The company plans to grow sales of value-added ingredients and food technology solutions to big corporate food makers and the foodservice sector.

The company’s Europe technology application centre will also be moved from Hamburg to Amsterdam.

just-food is the world’s leading portal for the global pre-packaged food and retail industries. Its daily mix of breaking news, views, analysis and research serves over 100,000 food executives each month.