Tuesday, 31 October 2017 09:44

Saputo to buy MG for $1.3 billion

Murray Goulburn has been all but sold to Canadian processor Saputo for $1.3 billion.

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Thursday, 09 February 2017 14:41

Gas price could lower future farmer returns

Processors are claiming Victoria’s dairy farmers could be left out of pocket because of increased gas prices in 2018.

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Monday, 30 January 2017 16:28

Saputo seeks complete ownership of WCB

Canadian processor Saputo is offering Warrnambool Cheese and Butter shareholders $8.85 per share in a bid to take full ownership.

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Wednesday, 12 February 2014 09:48

Murray Goulburn to pursue share scheme

Murray Goulburn will pursue its plan to raise external capital through a trade scheme despite its failure to purchase Warrnambool Cheese and Butter.

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Wednesday, 13 November 2013 11:39

WCB suppliers weigh up options

For nearly 50 years the Holloway family has farmed with the Warrnambool Cheese and Butter factory on the horizon of their Allansford property.

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Tuesday, 12 November 2013 15:36

Hockey did not consult with dairy industry

The Federal Government failed to consult with the dairy industry before giving Canadian processor Saputo the green light to buy Warrnambool Cheese and Butter.

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Murray Goulburn must wait for formal merger authorisation through the Australian Competition Tribunal despite Saputo being given approval by the Federal Government to take over Warrnambool Cheese and Butter.

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Friday, 18 October 2013 11:58

Saputo CEO outlines plans for WCB takeover

Saputo chief executive and vice chairman, Lino Saputo Jnr, said his company’s decision to invest in the Australian market through Warrnambool has been more than 10 years in the making.

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Friday, 18 October 2013 11:10

Murray Goulburn bids for WCB

Murray Goulburn has made a takeover offer of $7.50 cash for each Warrnambool Cheese and Butter share in its bid to prise the co-op from Canadian processor Saputo’s grasp.

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Monday, 14 October 2013 11:23

Bega takeover neither "fair nor reasonable"

Warrnambool Cheese and Butter (WCB) has released an "Independent Expert's Report" which says the Bega takeover of WCB is "neither fair nor reasonable".

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