Danone

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Danone is a food company that operates through four segments: Essential Dairy and Plant-Based Products, Early Life Nutrition, Medical Nutrition, and Waters. It offers yogurts under the Danone, Activia, Dannon, Danonino, Oikos brands, plant-based milk, ice creams, novelties, and powdered proteins under the Silk, So Delicious, Vega, and Alpro brands. The сompany provides oral and tube feeding products for the dietary treatment of babies and children, liquid oral nutritional supplements, and hypoallergenic products for babies and children with dairy or multiple food protein allergies primarily under the Nutricia brand. It also sells bottled water under a variety of brands including Evian, Volvic, AQUA, and Bonafont.
TypePublic
Founded1919
HQParis, FR
Websitedanone.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureF

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)101,911
Job Openings1,184
Revenue (FY, 2021)€24.3 B(+3%)
Share Price (Jun 2022)€52.6(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Danone

Antoine de Saint Afrique

Antoine de Saint Afrique

Chief Executive Officer
Shane Grant

Shane Grant

Chief Executive Officer, North America
Véronique Penchienati-Bosetta

Véronique Penchienati-Bosetta

Chief Executive Officer, International
Franck Riboud

Franck Riboud

Honorary Chairman
Gilles Schnepp

Gilles Schnepp

Chairman
Nigyar Makhmudova

Nigyar Makhmudova

Chief Growth Officer
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Danone Office Locations

Danone has offices in Paris, Bailleul, Chaponnay, Lille and in 123 other locations
Paris, FR (HQ)
17 Boulevard Haussmann
Bailleul, FR
Allée de l'Europe
Chaponnay, FR
Rue Louise Labbé
Lille, FR
Proximité Lille (Steenvoorde)
Paris, FR
15 Rue du Helder
Macquarie Park, AU
D/12-24 Talavera Rd
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Danone Financials and Metrics

Danone Revenue

Danone's revenue was reported to be €24.28 b in FY, 2021
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2021)

24.3b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

16.6b

Net income (FY, 2021)

1.4b

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

3.3b

EBIT (FY, 2021)

2.3b

Market capitalization (24-Jun-2022)

33.6b

Closing stock price (24-Jun-2022)

52.6

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

659.0m

EV

49.5b
Danone's current market capitalization is €33.6 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

24.7b25.3b23.6b24.3b

Cost of goods sold

(8.1b)(8.0b)(7.0b)(7.7b)

Gross profit

16.6b17.3b16.6b16.6b

R&D expense

(335.0m)(351.0m)(323.0m)(338.0m)
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

12.6b12.2b11.8b

Cost of goods sold

(6.4b)(6.2b)(6.1b)

Gross profit

6.2b5.9b5.7b

R&D expense

(169.0m)(157.0m)(166.0m)
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

839.0m644.0m593.0m659.0m

Accounts Receivable

2.7b2.9b2.6b2.9b

Inventories

1.8b1.9b1.8b2.0b
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

755.0m769.0m604.0m

Accounts Receivable

3.1b2.7b3.1b

Inventories

1.9b2.2b1.9b
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

1.7b2.1b1.8b1.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.6b1.4b1.5b

Inventories

(167.0m)(178.0m)(86.0m)(81.0m)

Accounts Payable

(770.0m)266.0m(204.0m)425.0m
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

1.1b1.0b520.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

668.0m574.0m561.0m

Inventories

(194.0m)(313.0m)(73.0m)

Accounts Payable

466.0m120.0m403.0m
EURFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

233.0k
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Danone Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Manufacturing Facilities

184194197202

Milk & Milk Products Production, mt.

6.976.47.9

Water Production, billion liters

252628.128.3

Danone Revenue Breakdown

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Danone revenue breakdown by business segment: 16.3% from WATERS, 53.9% from EDP INTERNATIONAL and 29.8% from NUTRITION DIVISION

Danone revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 8.4% from FRANCE, 48.3% from EUROPE ET NORAM and 43.3% from RESTE DU MONDE

Danone Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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Danone Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Danone Online and Social Media Presence

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Danone Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    46/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    77/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    55/100

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Danone News and Updates

Baby Food and Infant Formula Market Size to Grow by USD 34.47 billion| Evolving Opportunities with Abbott Laboratories, Beingmate Co. Ltd., and Danone SA|17,000+ Technavio Reports

NEW YORK, June 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest market analysis report titled Baby Food and Infant Formula Market by Product and Geography - Forecast and Analysis 2021-2025 has been added to Technavio's catalog. The report identifies the market to witness market growth of USD 34.47...

Danone seals a strategic alliance with CCU for its Water business in Argentina

Press release – Paris, April 29, 2022

Dow Jones Newswires: Danone bucks inflationary and supply-chain pressures with earnings beat

Danone SA's shares soared Wednesday after a broadbased sales beat in the first quarter and reiteration of guidance for the full year despite inflationary and supply-chain pressures.

Danone Gains on Lactalis Takeover Speculation, Evian Rebound

Danone Has Fastest Sales Growth in Seven Years on Bottled Water

VelocityEHS Celebrates Verdantix 2022 Innovation Excellence Award Winners Danone and Incitec Pivot Limited

CHICAGO, April 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VelocityEHS, the global leader in cloud-based environmental, health, safety (EHS) and environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) software, congratulates its customers Danone and Incitec Pivot Limited for their recent Innovation Excellence Awar…
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Danone Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Danone founded?

    Danone was founded in 1919.

  • Who are Danone key executives?

    Danone's key executives are Antoine de Saint Afrique, Shane Grant and Véronique Penchienati-Bosetta.

  • How many employees does Danone have?

    Danone has 101,911 employees.

  • What is Danone revenue?

    Latest Danone annual revenue is €24.3 b.

  • What is Danone revenue per employee?

    Latest Danone revenue per employee is €238.3 k.

  • Who are Danone competitors?

    Competitors of Danone include Ingredion, COFCO and Mondelez International.

  • Where is Danone headquarters?

    Danone headquarters is located at 17 Boulevard Haussmann, Paris.

  • Where are Danone offices?

    Danone has offices in Paris, Bailleul, Chaponnay, Lille and in 123 other locations.

  • How many offices does Danone have?

    Danone has 140 offices.