New Zealand dairy export goliath Fonterra had a silver spoon birth nearly 18 years ago. What's happened since then? Andrea Fox says it's time for some radical thinking in this, the last piece of a three-part series.

Somewhere, sometime, in the past year, the national conversation about Fonterra took a dark turn.

There have always been plenty of opinions on how New Zealand's biggest company could be better run – it's a creature of statute so Kiwis feel entitled to comment – but the tone of the debate has shifted to how many years Fonterra has left.

Economist Peter Fraser

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More change coming

Advice aplenty

Long-term storm clouds

What's up?

Meanwhile, back to basics

Now, a word from shareholders