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Top Quality Meat Remains in NZ for Summer

Friday, 8 December 2017, 12:42 pm | AFFCO

The common misconception that all the best meat New Zealand has to offer gets sent offshore is not true, says New Zealand’s largest Kiwi-owned meat processor, AFFCO. More >>

Pay it forward with AFFCO bobby calf scheme

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 3:17 pm | AFFCO

Schools and fire services are at the heart of every rural community. With AFFCO’s bobby calf scheme you could say thank you to yours. More >>

AFFCO Dispute settles

Tuesday, 22 May 2012, 9:06 am | AFFCO

The New Zealand Meat Workers Union and AFFCO NZ Ltd reached an agreement on a new collective employment agreement at 5am this morning ending the twelve week industrial dispute. More >>

CTU Appeal – Helen Kelly Misleading

Sunday, 13 May 2012, 9:41 am | AFFCO

Affco today said the nationwide appeal by CTU President Helen Kelly to support locked out Affco workers is incorrect and misleading. All the Union’s members are on strike. A minority of the long-term strikers have been locked out and number 350. More >>

Union Should Explain Why Workers In Nelson And Not At Work

Monday, 7 May 2012, 4:37 pm | AFFCO

Affco today called on the Meat Workers Union to explain why its members were in Nelson at CTU organised publicity stunts today when they could have been back at work. More >>

Meat Workers Union Shows Bad Faith Around Mediation

Thursday, 3 May 2012, 10:43 am | AFFCO

Meat Workers Union Shows Bad Faith Around Mediation Affco is concerned that the Meat Workers Union has again showed bad faith around mediation breaking confidentiality on the talks and misleading its members over the dispute. The Union this week showed ... More >>

Affco Update Following Mediation

Tuesday, 1 May 2012, 4:40 pm | AFFCO

Mediation between Affco and the Meat Workers Union has concluded this afternoon after two full days of discussions. More >>

Meat Workers Union Refuses Offer to Get Members Back To Work

Monday, 30 April 2012, 11:58 am | AFFCO

The Meat Workers Union has refused an offer that would have seen all its members back to work at Affco plants. Over the weekend, the company offered to restart all striking workers if the Union ended its strike action and engaged in meaningful mediation ... More >>

Little Impact On Farmers From Latest Strike

Friday, 20 April 2012, 5:04 pm | AFFCO

Affco says the latest strike action from the Meat Workers Union will have little impact on farmers sending stock for processing. More >>

Affco Settles Collectives While Meat Workers Strike

Wednesday, 18 April 2012, 11:02 am | AFFCO

News Release Affco Settles Collectives While Meat Workers Strike Again Affco New Zealand Limited has signed Collective Agreements with three unions in the past week and is hopeful the NZ Meat Workers and Related Trades Union will take a more constructive ... More >>

Question over Union’s Finances Remain

Thursday, 12 April 2012, 3:27 pm | AFFCO

Affco today said the company would continue to seek answers on behalf of its employees from the Meat Workers and Related Unions over its failure to properly report where workers’ union fees are going. More >>

Update on Industrial Dispute at Affco

Thursday, 12 April 2012, 9:34 am | AFFCO

12th April 2012 Update on Industrial Dispute at Affco Affco New Zealand Limited and the NZ Meat Workers and Related Trade Unions will meet again today in Auckland for mediation on the Collective Agreement. The Union has been casual in its approach ... More >>

Serious Fraud Office Asked To Investigate Union Finances

Wednesday, 11 April 2012, 1:17 pm | AFFCO

Affco New Zealand Limited today confirmed that it has laid a complaint with the Serious Fraud Office, on behalf of its workers, to investigate the financial accounts of the New Zealand Meat Workers and Related Trades Union. More >>


Thursday, 26 August 2010, 12:38 pm | AFFCO

In reply to CTU Secretary Peter Conway I suggest he familiarize himself with the dispute at Wairoa so that in future he keeps his statements correct.  This should not be a political game for the CTU.  Simply there is a current signed Collective ... More >>

AFFCO Holdings Posts Stronger Second Half Result

Friday, 29 November 2002, 3:33 pm | AFFCO

AFFCO Holdings Limited (AFF) has announced an after tax loss for the full 2001/2002 year (to 30 September 2002) of $12.3 million. More >>

Affco Holdings To Relocate Head Office

Monday, 7 October 2002, 5:02 pm | AFFCO

AFFCO Holdings Ltd's Chief Executive Officer Tony Egan announced today that the company will relocate its Auckland Head Office to its Horotiu plant in Hamilton. More >>

AFFCO Announces New CEO

Tuesday, 3 September 2002, 3:17 pm | AFFCO

AFFCO Holdings Limited Chairman Sam Lewis has announced the appointment of Tony Egan as the company's Chief Executive Officer. More >>

AFFCO Shareholders Approve Resolutions

Tuesday, 3 September 2002, 3:12 pm | AFFCO

AFFCO Holdings Limited shareholders have approved two resolutions at a special meeting in Auckland today, enabling the company's two major shareholders to partially underwrite a planned rights issue and purchase the rights of another shareholder. More >>

Interim Loss For AFFCO Holdings

Wednesday, 29 May 2002, 4:14 pm | AFFCO

A loss for AFFCO Holdings Ltd for the first half to 31 March, 2002, has been attributed to the company’s difficulty in weathering adverse trading factors and significant restructuring costs and initiatives undertaken in the period. More >>

AFFCO Shareholders Reject Talley's Initiative

Wednesday, 17 April 2002, 12:15 am | AFFCO

A special meeting of AFFCO Holdings Limited shareholders in Auckland today (Wednesday, 17 April 2002) rejected a proposal by Talley's Fisheries Limited to acquire 28,524,623 ordinary shares in the company at a price of 38 cents per share. More >>