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Robertet Says Givaudan Now Holds 4.68% Of Its Capital
Givaudan CFO says no additional price hikes planned for 2020
Givaudan Doubles Flavour Production Capacity In China
Givaudan SA is a Switzerland-based company engaged in the fragrance and flavor industry. The Company has two business divisions: Fragrances and Flavors. The Fragrances segment comprises the manufacture and sale of fragrances through four business units: Fine Fragrances, comprising fragrances; Consumer Products, comprising personal care, hair and skin care, household care, and oral care; Fragrance Ingredients; and Cosmetics Activities, comprising cosmetics. The Flavors business division comprises the manufacture and sale of flavors into four business units: Beverages, comprising flavors for soft drinks, fruit juices and instant beverages; Dairy, comprising ice cream, yoghurt, desserts and yellow fats; Savory, covering soups and sauces; and Confectionery. The Company also engages in research and development activities into perfumery raw materials, both synthetic and natural. It operates through Induchem Holding AG and Activ International, among others.
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Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
Member of the Executive Committee, Chief Executive Officer
Werner J. Bauer
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Member of the Executive Committee, Chief Financial Officer
Member of the Executive Committee, Head of Global Human Resources and Environment, Health and Safety
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* Shares down 2.1%, retreat from Wednesday's record (Recasts, adds CFO, analyst comment, shares)
Swiss flavour and fragrance maker Givaudan <GIVN.S> said it was buying U.S. Ungerer & Company for an undisclosed sum as part of its long-term growth strategy.
Givaudan beat first-half sales expectations on Thursday but margins at the Swiss fragrance and flavour maker shrank, knocking its shares.
Fragrance and flavour maker Givaudan said it was aiming to outpace the market with 4-5 percent sales growth after recent acquisitions and solid demand boosted business in the first quarter of 2019.
Givaudan said its 2018 net income fell by nearly 8 percent as higher financing costs and foreign currency losses hit the fragrance and flavourings company.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc <IFF.N> agreed to buy Israeli flavors and ingredients maker Frutarom <FRUT.TA> for $7.1 billion in cash and stock on Monday, vying for the industry's top spot with market leader Givaudan <GIVN.S>.
Swiss fragrance and flavors company Givaudan has begun recycling Haitian vetiver roots now used to make oil for fragrances to produce a new cosmetic substance it said can reduce wrinkles and help scents linger longer.
Fragrance and flavour maker Givaudan reported a weaker-than-expected sales increase during its first quarter on Tuesday despite a boost from new contract wins and acquisitions.
Swiss fragrance and flavor maker Givaudan <GIVN.S> plans to launch an offer for French natural ingredients group Naturex <NATU.PA> after agreeing to buy a half-billion euro minority stake in the firm.
Swiss fragrance and flavour maker Givaudan is buying a 40.6 percent stake in French natural ingredients group Naturex and plans to launch a mandatory cash tender offer for the remaining shares.
Fragrance and flavour maker Givaudan proposed raising its 2017 dividend after net profit rose 11.7 percent last year, helped by strong sales growth in the fourth quarter.
Flavor and fragrance maker Givaudan said it was acquiring Vika B.V., headquartered in the Netherlands, to strengthen its portfolio of natural dairy solutions with products that include cheese ingredients.
Flavour and fragrance maker Givaudan confirmed its mid-term targets and said it wanted to keep growing its dividend after growth slowed less than expected in the first quarter, helped by a strong performance in North America.
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