Wednesday, 02 October 2019 12:04

Lessons for all in Westland co-op’s death

The demise of Westland as a cooperative contains a lesson for all business, says Roz Henry, the new Cooperative Business NZ chief executive.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 11 September 2019 09:55

Yili’s ‘silk road’ under construction

Yili's takeover of Westland, the second-largest dairy enterprise in New Zealand, creates a ‘dairy silk road’ between Asia and NZ, says Yili Group chief executive Jianqiu Zhang.

Published in General News
Thursday, 15 August 2019 09:55

Win-win for West Coast

Former Westland Milk chairman Pete Morrison says Yili’s new ownership represents a significant milestone for the former co-op and the start of a new era for the dairy industry on the West Coast.

Published in General News
Thursday, 15 August 2019 08:49

Contracts will be respected

Chinese dairy giant Yili says it will respect all contractual obligations to pay current and former milk suppliers of Westland Milk.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 14 August 2019 10:54

We will deliver – Yili

Put your faith in us and we will bring prosperity to your farming businesses.

Published in General News
Friday, 02 August 2019 09:41

Westland Milk officially changes hands

West Coast dairy company Westland Milk is now officially owned by Chinese dairy giant Yili.

Published in General News
Thursday, 01 August 2019 07:55

Westland sale; signed, sealed and delivered

Senior staff of the Chinese dairy giant Yili will arrive this week to take the reins of their new acquisition Westland Milk Products.

Published in General News

Steady but prudent expansion is the key to success at the Ashburton Trading Society (ATS) in Mid-Canterbury.

Published in General News
Thursday, 18 July 2019 16:02

High Court approves Westland sale

The sale of Westland Milk to Chinese company Yili is now complete.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 09 July 2019 13:55

Ironic end to champion co-op

Westland Milk Products’ sale to Chinese interests is an ironic end to the co-op, which last August was named New Zealand’s 2018 Cooperative Business of the Year.

Published in General News
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