Danone SA (DANO.PA)
24 May 2019
Tue, Apr 23 2019
PARIS, April 23 Bledina France, a baby food unit of Danone, said it had achieved formal B-Corp certification as a 'for-profit' corporation committed to positive social and environmental goals.
* Danone keeps 2019 goals, growth to accelerate from Q2 (Adds shares and comments from CFO and analyst)
PARIS, April 17 French food group Danone kept its forecasts for a further rise in sales and profits this year although weaker demand for infant formula products in China and a consumer boycott in Morocco weighed on first-quarter sales.
PARIS, April 15 Evian, Danone's popular mineral water brand, said it planned to sell an in-home water appliance featuring a balloon-like recyclable container, as companies around the world step up efforts to cut down on the use of plastic.
PARIS French food group Danone said on Friday it had signed a definitive agreement for the sale of Earthbound Farms, its U.S. organic salad business, to California-based Taylor Farms.
PARIS, April 12 French food group Danone said on Friday it had signed a definitive agreement for the sale of Earthbound Farms, its U.S. organic salad business, to California-based Taylor Farms. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The sale of Earthbound Farms, which had 2018 sales of about $400 million, is part of Danone's portfolio management and capital allocation optimisation strategy, the company statement said.
* China Early Life Nutrition sales down 10 pct in Q4 (Adds more comments and details throughout)
PARIS, Feb 19 Food group Danone said on Tuesday it would further accelerate sales growth and profits this year, thanks to cost cuts and its push into healthy eating trends.