On Friday 28 October, 2016, Phillip Tracy, the chairman of Murray Goulburn (MG) announced at the company’s AGM that he intends to step down from the board but hopes to remain as chairman until the company...

A group of Australian dairy farmers are extremely unhappy with the pricing decisions by Murray Goulburn and Fonterra to cut their respective farmgate milk prices. Fonterra Australia late last week revised...

Bega Cheese result “very positive”, despite reporting profit drop Australian dairy manufacturer Bega Cheese has announced an 8 per cent increase in revenue to $552.5 million for the first half of the...

Lion milk success after packaging switch to highlight dairy farmers Food and beverage manufacturer Lion has announced that, since switching its Dairy Farmers milk packaging in Far North Queensland to ‘Malanda...

Coles has given an undertaking to the ACCC about its Coles Brand Milk YouTube video The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has accepted a court enforceable undertaking from Australian...

WCB has reported a profit increase of $16 million Warrnambool Cheese and Butter (WCB) has announced a half year net statutory operating profit after tax of $31.3 million, an increase of $16 million or...

The traditionally low-cost pasture-based dairying regions, such as Australia, have lost their cost advantage as input prices have risen, and now compete on the global market with a similar cost of production...

The popularity of Australian supermarket giants Coles and Woolworths’ private label milk brands has evened out, but the private labels are still beating branded milks, according to findings from market...

Major Australian supermarket Coles has entered long-term supply partnerships with two Australian dairy co-operatives, Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co. Limited (Murray Goulburn) and Norco. Coles has signed...

Supermarket giant Woolworths this week announced plans to trial buying milk directly from dairy farmers in the Manning Valley in New South Wales. Woolworths says the trial of a direct relationship between...