UK vegans are demanding a law change to ban discrimination against plant-based eaters in workplaces.
The Fonterra board election was looking like a subdued affair. Chairman John Wilson and sitting directors Blue Read and Nicola Shadbolt were a shoe-in for the three seats up for grabs.
Shareholders will still have their say on the bid for the board reduction from 13 to nine members, say two sponsors of the proposal.
Fonterra's board will tell shareholders this week whether it supports a contentious resolution to reduce the size of the board.
A former Fonterra director behind moves to downsize the co-op's board says support from shareholders is heartening.
A war of words is brewing between Fonterra chairman John Wilson and two former board members over board composition.
FORMER FONTERRA director Greg Gent has been elected to the board of Southern Cross Medical Care Society, New Zealand’s largest health insurer with around 830,000 members.