Aspen poised to meet deadline for sale of its baby milk unit

2019-05-15 20:01

The Overseas Investment Office agreed in principle to allow French dairy company Lactalis International to buy the unit from Aspen, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the details aren’t yet public.

Aspen acquires 50% stake in milk formula

2014-11-04 08:21

Aspen has acquired a 50% stake in infant milk formula production facility In New Zealand, the investment represents a step towards Aspen's aspirations.

Mead Johnson settles over baby formula probe

2013-08-07 15:27

Mead Johnson Nutrition said it will pay a penalty of about $33 million related to a probe by China into anti-competitive behaviour.

No baby formula ban, says Health Minister

2010-05-18 15:04

Banning baby formula is not the plan, so let’s offer better support for all new moms.


Threat to contaminate infant formula over pesticides

2015-03-10 18:00

Suspected environmental activists have threatened to contaminate infant formula in New Zealand, in an attempt to halt the use of an agricultural poison on pests.

Enriched formula makes infants brighter

2013-08-14 10:24

Infants fed formula with long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids from birth to 12 months scored significantly better than a control group on measures of intelligence.

Baby formula black market

2013-04-12 09:39

Demand for uncontaminated formula in China creates black market.

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