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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 Ratings3.9
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)102,398(-3%)
Job Openings762
Revenue (FY, 2016)€21.9 B(-2%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)€59.4
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Danone

Emmanuel Faber

Emmanuel Faber

Chairman and CEO
Bertrand Austruy

Bertrand Austruy

Chief Human Resources Officer and General Secretary
Franck Riboud

Franck Riboud

Honorary Chairman
Cécile Cabanis

Cécile Cabanis

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Technology & Data, Cycles & Procurement, Vice-Chair
Eric Soubeiran

Eric Soubeiran

Chief Executive of the Danone Ecosystem Fund
Shane Grant

Shane Grant

Chief Executive Officer, North America
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Danone Office Locations

Danone has offices in Paris, Bailleul, Chaponnay, Lille and in 125 other locations
Paris, FR (HQ)
17 Boulevard Haussmann
Bailleul, FR
Allée de l'Europe
Chaponnay, FR
Rue Louise Labbé
Paris, FR
15 Rue du Helder
Lanús Oeste, AR
Jose Maria Moreno 877
Macquarie Park, AU
D/12-24 Talavera Rd
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Danone Financials and Metrics

Danone Revenue

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Danone's revenue was reported to be €21.94 b in FY, 2016 which is a 2.1% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2016)

21.9b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %

(2.1%)

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

11.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %

51%

Net income (FY, 2016)

1.8b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

2.9b

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

38.6b

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

59.4

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

557.0m
Danone's current market capitalization is €38.6 b.
EURFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

21.3b21.1b22.4b21.9b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)6%(2%)

Cost of goods sold

11.0b11.1b11.2b10.7b

Gross profit

10.3b10.1b11.2b11.2b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

969.0m880.0m519.0m557.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.8b1.9b2.5b2.5b

Inventories

1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b

Current Assets

7.9b7.4b8.0b19.1b
EURFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.6b1.3b1.4b1.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

772.0m956.0m1.2b786.0m

Inventories

(231.0m)(105.0m)(66.0m)(24.0m)

Accounts Payable

392.0m184.0m174.0m298.0m
EURFY, 2013

Financial Leverage

2.9 x
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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
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Danone Revenue Breakdown

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Danone revenue breakdown by business segment: 48.9% from Fresh Dairy Products, 20.8% from Waters, 22.9% from Early life Nutrition and 7.4% from Medical Nutrition

Danone Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

70/100

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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

    40/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    70/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    55/100

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Danone News and Updates

Danone launches a successful €1 billion bond issue

Press Release – Paris, May 25, 2021

Danone intends to sell its stake in Mengniu

Press release – Paris, May 12, 2021

Danone: 2021 Danone Shareholders’ Meeting: approval of all resolutions

Press Release – Paris, April 29, 2021

Danone North America Drives Innovation in Yogurt, Probiotic and Gut Microbiome Science with $50,000 in Student Grants

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Danone North America is proud to honor their commitment to science and education through the ninth annual Gut Microbiome, Yogurt and Probiotics Fellowship Grant Program. This year's esteemed honorees, selected by a committee of nutrition...

The Global Coffee Creamer Market featuring Key Vendors - Barry Callebaut AG, CAFEA GmbH, Chobani Global Holdings LLC, Danone SA, and Others

NEW YORK, March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Coffee Creamer Market by Type and Geography - Forecast and Analysis 2020-2024" report has been added to Technavio's offering. The coffee creamer market is expected to grow by USD 2.40 billion, progressing at a CAGR of over 4% during the...

Sustainability And The Downfall Of Danone CEO Faber (2/2)

Could a more purpose-driven market environment have saved CEO Faber and which new market practices could be designed to protect longer-term focused, sustainable capital?
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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 Emmanuel Faber, Bertrand Austruy and Franck Riboud.

  • How many employees does Danone have?

    Danone has 102,398 employees.

  • What is Danone revenue?

    Latest Danone annual revenue is €21.9 b.

  • What is Danone revenue per employee?

    Latest Danone revenue per employee is €214.3 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 125 other locations.

  • How many offices does Danone have?

    Danone has 137 offices.