Governance Report 2015
Taken from Givaudan’s 2016 Annual Report, Givaudan’s Corporate governance system is aligned with international standards and practices
23 May 2016
Givaudan to acquire Spicetec Flavors & Seasonings from ConAgra Foods
As part of its 2020 strategy to strengthen capabilities in integrated solutions, Givaudan today announced that it is acquiring ConAgra Foods’ Spicetec Flavors & Seasonings business.
12 Apr 2016
2016 First quarter sales
In the first three months of 2016, Givaudan recorded sales of CHF 1,152 million, an increase of 5.8% on a like-for-like basis, and 5.6% in Swiss francs compared to the previous year.
Extract of the 2015 annual report.
2 Feb 2016
2015 Full Year Results Strong financial performance
Givaudan Group full year sales were CHF 4,396 million, an increase of 2.7% on a like-for-like basis and a decline of 0.2% in Swiss francs when compared to 2014.
2015 Full Year Results presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 2 February 2016
2015 Annual Report
2015 brought another year of solid business performance for Givaudan. With solid topline growth and rigorous attention to cost, we were able to generate sales of CHF 4.4 billion and a free cash flow of CHF 720 million.
2015 Investor presentation
How Givaudan is reinforcing a leadership position and outperforming the market.
16 Oct 2015
Givaudan appoints two new Executive Committee members
Givaudan today announced the appointments of Chris Thoen as Head of Global Science and Technology, and Willem Mutsaerts as Head of Global Procurement. Effective immediately, both will become members of the Executive Committee.
9 Oct 2015
2015 Nine Months Sales
In the first nine months of 2015 Givaudan recorded sales of CHF 3,296 million, an increase of 2.0% on a like‑for‑like basis and a decline of 0.5% in Swiss francs compared to the previous year.
7 Oct 2015
Givaudan opens Fragrance creative centre, Perfumery School and production hub in Singapore
Givaudan today officially opened its new Fragrance creative centre and production hub in Singapore. This is the largest global investment for the Fragrance Division.
5 Oct 2015
Givaudan inaugurates new active cosmetic ingredients production line in Pomacle, France
Givaudan announced the inauguration of its new active cosmetic ingredients fermentation line in Pomacle, France. The CHF 11 million investment in the extension of the production capacity is Givaudan’s most important infrastructure investment in active cosmetic ingredients (ACI) to date.
31 Aug 2015
Givaudan acquires Induchem
Givaudan today announced that it has acquired 100% of the shares of Induchem Holding AG and its subsidiaries. Induchem’s portfolio of products is based on a wide range of innovative and highly functional active ingredients with proven efficacy results, as well as research expertise in fields such as biocatalysis, metagenomics, and biochemical synthesis. Induchem primarily operates from Volketswil, Switzerland, Toulouse, France and New York, USA, and employs 65 people.
Givaudan's ambition for 2020 presentation
How Givaudan aims to outperform the market and deliver a continued strong free cash flow.
17 Jul 2015
2015 Half Year Results
Givaudan Group sales for the first six months of the year were CHF 2,184 million, an increase of 1.3% on a like-for-like basis and a decline of 0.3% in Swiss francs.