Danone SA (DANO.PA)
22 Mar 2019
* 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.
Feb 19 Below are company-related news and stories from French and Benelux media which could have an impact on the region's markets or individual stocks.
* To triple size of plant-based business to 5 bln euros by 2025
PARIS French food group Danone expects to triple the size of its plant-based business to 5 billion euros ($5.75 billion) by 2025 as it pushes further into the field of healthy eating trends.
PARIS, Oct 22 French food group Danone said on Monday it was confident its specialised nutrition business would return to "strong positive" sales growth in the second half of next year.
* Keeps 2018 goals (Adds share reaction, analyst, CFO comments)
PARIS, Oct 17 Danone said sales growth slowed sharply in the third quarter, reflecting falling sales of its infant formula products in China due to challenging year-ago comparables, and due to lost dairy sales stemming from a consumer boycott in Morocco.
PARIS Lactalis, the world's largest dairy firm, said it had agreed to buy the chilled dairy business of Nestle in Malaysia in a deal worth around $40 million.
PARIS, Oct 9 Lactalis, the world's largest dairy firm, said it had agreed to buy the chilled dairy business of Nestle in Malaysia in a deal worth around $40 million.