Established in 2000. China's Bright Dairy bought a 51% stake in 2010, which has since been diluted to 39%. Acquired fellow New Zealand dairy company Dairyworks in 2019.
| Bright Food (Group) Co Ltd
owns 39% of Synlait Ltd
| A2 Milk Company Ltd
owns 20% of Synlait Ltd
Certified B Corporations use the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. B Corps meet comprehensive and transparent social and environmental performance standards; meet higher legal accountability standards; and build business constituency for good business.
Source: B Corporation (2020)
In 2019, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) asked companies to provide data about their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate climate change risk. Responding companies are scored across four key areas: disclosure; awareness; management; and leadership. This company received a CDP Climate Change Score of D.
Source: CDP (2019)
This company is 39% owned by Bright Food, which has numerous criticisms and an overall Shop Ethical rating of 'F'. Bright Food is controlled by the Chinese government.
Source: Shop Ethical (2019)
This company has extensive sustainability claims on its website under the overarching headings of Environment, People and Enterprise.
Source: company website (2019)
|Company Structure||Public company|
|# Employees||700 in 2018|
|Address||Dunsandel, New Zealand|
Products / BrandsDairyworks