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Givaudan joins Together for Sustainability (TfS)
20 May 2021 |
Givaudan has joined Together for Sustainability (TfS); a global sector supply chain initiative. Givaudan joins the organisation’s 30 existing members who include BASF, Henkel, and Sanofi.
Givaudan introduces Sourcing4Good programme
22 Apr 2021 |
To mark Earth Day 2021, Givaudan has today unveiled its Sourcing4Good programme, opening a new chapter in its responsible sourcing approach.
Givaudan joins WBCSD and 40 member companies to launch Vision 2050: Time to Transform
25 Mar 2021 |
Givaudan has joined the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and more than 40 of its members including Unilever, Nestlé and Natura, to launch “Vision 2050: Time to Transform”.
Givaudan included in CDP Supplier Engagement Leaderboard
09 Feb 2021 |
Givaudan has been included once again in CDP’s prestigious Supplier Engagement Leaderboard. Its inclusion places it in the top 7% of companies out of more than 9,600 who disclose their environmental data through CDP annually.
Givaudan recognised for second year running in prestigious CDP A List for leading the way on global climate action and water stewardship
08 Dec 2020 |
Givaudan’s leading work on climate action and water stewardship has once again been recognised with a CDP double A rating. CDP’s annual environmental disclosure and scoring process is widely recognised as the gold standard of corporate environmental transparency.
Givaudan launches new micro-financing project to support patchouli farmers and distillers in Sulawesi
27 Nov 2020 |
Givaudan has launched a new project making available a total of USD 360,000 in micro-financed loans for farmers and distillers in Indonesia. The loans will enable farmers and distillers to improve the sustainability of their farming practices and to improve yields.
Givaudan ranked in top 1% of performers in FTSE4Good Index Series
19 Nov 2020 |
Givaudan has been included for the fifth consecutive year, in the globally-recognised FTSE4Good Index Series following an independent review earlier in 2020.
Givaudan awarded platinum medal in EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility assessment
09 Nov 2020 |
Givaudan has been ranked in the top 1% of the EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) assessment 2020, achieving its highest accolade; the platinum medal.
Givaudan signs WBCSD CEO Guide to Human Rights
28 Oct 2020 |
The guide sets out the actions that businesses must take to lead the way in this vital space and acts as call-to-action to encourage others to join these efforts.
Givaudan prepares for the future of perfumery with ‘Naturals at Origin’
19 Oct 2020 |
Givaudan is delighted to unveil ‘Naturals at Origin’, a strategic approach for the sourcing, development and innovation of responsible naturals directly in the country of origin.
Givaudan further reinforces nature and climate commitments signing Business for Nature call-to-action
22 Sep 2020 |
Givaudan has further reinforced its ambitious commitments to nature and climate action by signing up to Business for Nature’s ‘Nature is everyone’s business’ call-to-action.
Givaudan becomes founding member of B Lab’s B Movement Builders
10 Sep 2020 |
Givaudan has today announced its role as a founding member of the B Movement Builders initiative, aligned with its ambition to become a Certified B Corp.
Givaudan sets an ambition to become a certified B Corp
15 Jul 2020 |
Givaudan today announces its intention to become a certified B Corporation (B Corp). Givaudan is the first in its industry and one of the largest businesses to commit to this journey.
Givaudan scored double ‘A’ by CDP for both climate change and water security
03 Feb 2020 |
Givaudan is recognised for its leadership in water security by CDP with the highest ‘A’ score.
Givaudan on CDP’s prestigious ‘A List’ for leading effort against climate change
20 Jan 2020 |
Givaudan is named on CDP’s prestigious ‘A List’ for its actions to cut emissions, mitigate climate risks and develop the low-carbon economy.
Keeping up the momentum against global warming: Givaudan signs UN’s Business Ambition for 1.5°C
03 Dec 2019 |
Givaudan announced today that it has signed the pledge “Business Ambition for 1.5°C” proposed by the United Nations to aim for net-zero value chain emissions by 2050.
Givaudan rises up to the highest climate action ambition
23 Sep 2019
Givaudan ranks in top 1% in 2019 EcoVadis survey
20 Sep 2019 |
Givaudan announced today that it has ranked in the top 1% of the 55,000 companies participating in the 2019 EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) assessment with a score of 72/100. This result earned Givaudan a gold rating for the fifth year in a row.
Givaudan and the Givaudan Foundation receive Conservation International’s Global Conservation Hero Award for Tonka Bean programme in Venezuela
11 Jun 2019 |
Givaudan receives CI's Hero Award by recognising Givaudan for its commitment to forest conservation, particularly in protecting natural resources and empowering local communities.
2018 Progress Review demonstrates success of Givaudan’s ‘A Sense of Tomorrow’ approach to sustainability
27 Mar 2019 |
Givaudan announced today the publication of its 2018 Sustainability Progress Review, which highlights advances made during the first full year of ‘A Sense of Tomorrow’.
Givaudan recognised as world leader for supplier engagement on climate change
06 Feb 2019 |
Givaudan has earned a position on the Supplier Engagement leader board by CDP, the non-profit global environmental disclosure platform, in recognition of its actions and strategies to reduce emissions and lower climate-related risk across its supply chain.
Givaudan earns CDP leadership scores for climate action and water security
22 Jan 2019 |
Givaudan is recognised for climate action leadership as well as for water stewardship by CDP, the non-profit global environmental disclosure platform.
Givaudan announces early success in reducing water consumption
20 Mar 2018 |
Givaudan announced today that it has reached its 2020 target for reducing water consumption three years ahead of schedule. Reaching this important milestone on our journey to greater sustainability is just one of a series of achievements set out in our 2017 Sustainability Report, published today.
Givaudan strengthens sustainable patchouli supply chain in Indonesia
22 Feb 2018 |
Givaudan is strengthening its sustainable patchouli oil sourcing and improving conditions for smallholder producers in its collection network on the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia through a multi-year project funded by the Givaudan Foundation and in cooperation with the international non-governmental organisation Swisscontact.
Givaudan introduces ‘A sense of tomorrow’
31 Oct 2017 |
Givaudan announced today the introduction of 'A sense of tomorrow', a new and strengthened approach for its global sustainability activities that consolidates efforts in three key focus areas: sourcing, innovation and the environment.
Givaudan sets industry-leading target for Responsible Sourcing programme
25 Oct 2017 |
Givaudan announced today that 90% of its raw materials volume of natural origin will be responsibly sourced by 2020.
Givaudan earns top score for climate action leadership
24 Oct 2017 |
Givaudan has earned an 'A' for climate action leadership from CDP, the non-profit global environmental disclosure platform.
Givaudan to implement ambitious science-based targets for greenhouse gas reduction
18 Sep 2017 |
Givaudan will implement ambitious science-based targets to ensure sustainable long-term growth by committing to reduce absolute Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 30% between 2015 and 2030. The global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances also has a goal to reduce Scope 3 GHG emissions by 20% over the same period.
Sourcing for Shared Value
05 Apr 2017 |
Givaudan announced today the introduction of ‘Sourcing for Shared Value’, a comprehensive approach to its sustainable procurement practices in three core areas: Responsible Sourcing, Sourcing at Origin, and Communities at Source.
2016 Sustainability Report
22 Mar 2017 |
Givaudan announced today the publication of its 2016 Sustainability Report in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative’s G4 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines, the most widely used sustainability reporting standard in the world.
Givaudan announces ‘Fair for Life’ certification of clove leaf oil collection network in Madagascar
23 Jan 2017 |
Givaudan announced today the first ‘Fair for Life’ certification of its clove leaf oil collection network in Madagascar, reinforcing its commitment to fair and ethical trade relationships in the country where it partners with hundreds of smallholder producers to source clove leaf oil, an essential natural ingredient for its flavour and fragrance creations.
Givaudan to participate in ‘FReSH’ as new member of WBCSD
19 Jan 2017 |
Givaudan has joined the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), a global organisation of over 200 leading businesses and partners working together to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world, and will participate in its newly launched programme, ‘Food Reform for Sustainability and Health’ (FReSH).
EIT announces winning Food4Future partnership
23 Nov 2016 |
Givaudan is part of the winning EIT Food Knowledge and Innovation Community which will drive sustainable transformation towards a more consumer-centric and resource-efficient food sector.
Givaudan renews commitment to leading climate change performance under CDP new scoring system
26 Oct 2016 |
Givaudan is proud to announce that it has achieved an overall ranking of A- at the Leadership level and is a country leader for Switzerland in CDP’s newly introduced scoring system for 2016.
Givaudan publishes<br/>Sustainability Report 2015
17 Mar 2016 |
Givaudan announced today the publication of its Sustainability Report 2015, published in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) G4 reporting guidelines.
Givaudan celebrates ten years of ethical sourcing
18 Jan 2016 |
Givaudan is proudly marking a milestone in its journey to sustainable natural ingredients with an event celebrating ‘Ten years of Ethical Sourcing’ in Paris from 18 to 22 January 2016.
Givaudan recognised as a global leader on climate change with top CDP score of 100A
04 Nov 2015 |
CDP recognises Givaudan as global climate change leader with highest possible score of 100A.
Givaudan continues to establish direct presence at the source of patchouli oil production
15 Dec 2014 |
Givaudan continues the deployment of strategic initiatives to secure the long term availability and protection of quality natural ingredients used for perfumery. Givaudan announces the establishment of a collection network on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi in addition to the exclusive farming partnership agreement with GaiaOne and Kebun Rimau SDN BHD in Borneo announced in January 2014.
Sustainability Report 2013
20 Mar 2014 |
Givaudan’s 2013 sustainability report reveals significant progress against its key sustainability objectives and KPIs
Givaudan announces exclusive partnership for sustainable sourcing of patchouli
24 Jan 2014 |
Givaudan’s first initiative in Farming Partnerships has been finalised through the signature of a long term exclusive agreement with local partner GaiaOne and Kebun Rimau SDN BHD in the Malaysian state of Sabah, on the island of Borneo.
Givaudan recognised as a top performer in the CDP’s annual climate change survey
05 Dec 2013 |
Givaudan has been recognised as a top, ‘A-band’ performer in the CDP’s 350 Climate Change 2013 Report for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The CDP ranks companies on how they measure, disclose and manage climate related risks and opportunities – this year at the request of 722 investors.
Sustainability Report 2012
22 Mar 2013 |
Givaudan demonstrates significant progress against targets and KPIs - Today Givaudan, the global leader in the fragrance and flavour industry, published its 2012 Sustainability Report confirming significant progress against its 2020 operational targets and showcasing further discoveries which will keep the business strong for the future.
Sustainability Report 2012
Executive Summary
Sustainability Report 2011:<br />Givaudan confirms progress against 2020 targets
22 Mar 2012 |
Givaudan today launched its Sustainability Report 2011. Entitled 'Making Progress Together', the Report was externally assured by auditors Ernst & Young and confirms the progress Givaudan has made against its 2020 operational targets.
Givaudan supports the 2010 International Year of Biodiversity
28 Sep 2010 |
Givaudan, the worldwide leader in fragrance and flavour creation, actively supports the 2010 International Year of Biodiversity. The company is committed to preserving the environment and safeguarding biodiversity – the variety of life forms on earth.
Givaudan Flavours provides ‘clean label’ solution for rising cost of lemon oils
14 Jul 2008 |
A variety of weather-related problems has severely impacted the world’s supply of lemons, with shortages of around 30% expected this year, according to Givaudan, the world’s largest flavours company. This, in turn, is driving up lemon oil prices significantly.
Givaudan enters ethical sustainability partnership for sandalwood oil
05 Feb 2008 |
A unique sustainability partnership focusing on sandalwood oil in Australia was unveiled by Givaudan today as part of its new Innovative Naturals Programme.
Givaudan enters exclusive sustainability partnership in Venezuela
05 Feb 2008 |
Givaudan signed an agreement for a conservation and social project in the Venezuelan Guayana Shield region to ensure the sustainable sourcing of tonka beans. Tonka is a precious, wild grown natural raw material used in various luxury fine fragrances due to its surprising profound warm and sweet note, reminiscent of caramel, almond and tobacco.
Documents (152)
2014 Sustainability Highlights
27 Mar 2014 |

Our aim is to make a positive difference in the world: read this year’s Highlights and see how we’re doing.

2013 Sustainability Highlights
27 Mar 2013 |

In the Givaudan 2013 Sustainability Report we place the focus on two of  our most material sustainability issues, namely: Responsible Sourcing and Sustainable Innovation.

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2021 Half Year Report
22 Jul 2021 |

Givaudan’s Half Year Report for 2021. Good business momentum - Strong Financial performance. Givaudan Group sales for the first six months of the year were CHF 3,373 million, an increase of 7.9% on a like-for-like basis and 4.7% in Swiss francs.

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2021 Half year results presentation
22 Jul 2021 |

Presentation for the Half Year Results Investor Conference Call on Thursday 22 July 2021.

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Responsible Sourcing policy
22 Apr 2021 |

Givaudan is committed to sourcing all materials and services in a way that protects people and the environment by 2030. As an industry leader with 250 years of heritage, we work in partnership with producers and suppliers to transform the way we source and create new value to be shared by all. Our approach is driven by our purpose: Creating for happier, healthier lives with love for nature. Let’s imagine together; in particular ensuring all stakeholders benefit from working with us, and showing our love for nature in everything we do.

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2021 Annual Investor Conference Presentation
14 Apr 2021 |

Presentation from the Annual Investor Conference webcast on ESG of Tuesday 13 April 2021.

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2020 UK Pay Gap Report
26 Mar 2021 |

Gender Pay Gap Regulations came into force in the UK in April 2017, requiring all private and voluntary-sector employers with 250 or more employees to publish data on their gender pay gap annually by April. Givaudan UK has published their data on gender pay gap. This report compares the overall company average pay and bonuses for men to the overall company average pay and bonuses for women.

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Givaudan UK Pension Plan Statement of Investment Principles
25 Feb 2021 |

This document constitutes the Statement of Investment Principles applicable to the DB section and the AVC arrangements of the Givaudan UK Pension Plan.

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2020 Integrated Annual Report
29 Jan 2021 |

This integrated report presents Givaudan’s economic, environmental and social performance in 2020, reporting our sustainable value creation for all our stakeholders.

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2020 Governance, Compensation and Financial Report
29 Jan 2021 |

This report offers full details of our governance and compensation policies and a detailed look at our financials.

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2020 Integrated Annual Report Highlights
29 Jan 2021 |

A summary of our economic, environmental and social performance in 2020 with stories highlighting achievements against our purpose ambitions.

2020 Investor Presentation
29 Jan 2021 |

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call on our Full Year Results of Friday 29 January 2021.

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2020 Financial Summary
29 Jan 2021 |

A financial summary of our 2020 Full year results.

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2020 GRI Sustainability Report
29 Jan 2021 |

This report documents our corporate social responsibility actions and results in 2020 using the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) to report on our non-financial and sustainability-related performance.

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Givaudan Human Rights policy
22 Jan 2021 |

Givaudan has made an explicit commitment to respect human rights, including labour rights, as outlined in our Group-wide Principles of Conduct and in accordance with the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights. Respect for human rights is an essential guide to the right way of doing business and to living our purpose. A commitment to high ethical standards, as well as transparency and honesty in our dealings with employees, customers, suppliers and the communities where we operate, enables us to be a responsible corporate citizen. 

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2019 CDP climate report on climate change
08 Dec 2020 |

Our CDP climate report which informed our 2020 CDP score on climate change over the reporting year 2019.

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UK Slavery Act
08 Dec 2020 |

Givaudan's commitment to eradicate human trafficking and slavery from its operations and direct supply chain is expressed through our compliance to the Modern Slavery Act (2015 Bill S.54).

2020 CDP climate report on water
08 Dec 2020 |

Our CDP climate report which informed our 2020 CDP score on water usage over the reporting year 2019.

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Position statement on palm oil
01 Dec 2020 |

Givaudan aims to source sustainable palm oil ingredients from suppliers committing to the “No Deforestation, No Peat, No Exploitation (NDPE)” principles. Our approach’s key objectives; to increase transparency of our palm oil supply up to mill level, drive positive change in our supply chains and support the inclusion of smallholders.

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Givaudan UK Pension Plan Chair’s Statement
31 Oct 2020 |

This Statement is prepared by the Trustees of the Givaudan UK Pension Plan to demonstrate how the DC Section of the Plan complies with the governance standards introduced under the Occupational Pension Schemes (Charges and Governance) Regulations 2015.

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Givaudan UK Pension Plan Implementation Statement
01 Oct 2020 |

This Statement is prepared by the Trustees of the Givaudan UK Pension Plan to outline  how they have ensured that the policies and objectives set out in their Statement of Investment Principles (“SIP”) have been adhered to over the course of each Plan year. This is the first Implementation Statement the Trustees have prepared and covers the year ended 31 March 2020.

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Givaudan UK Pension Plan Statement of Investment Principles
01 Oct 2020 |

This Statement has been prepared by the Trustees of the Givaudan UK Pension Plan to demonstrate how the DC section of the Plan and AVC arrangements have complied with the governance standards introduced under the Occupational Pension Schemes Regulations 2015.

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Quest UK Pension Scheme Statement of Investment Principles
01 Oct 2020 |

This document constitutes the Statement of Investment Principles applicable to the Quest UK Pension Scheme.

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Givaudan UK Pension Plan Statement of Investment Principles (DC Section)
01 Oct 2020 |

This document constitutes the Statement of Investment Principles applicable to the Defined Contribution Section of the Givaudan UK Pension Plan.

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Givaudan UK Pension Plan Statement of Investment Principles
01 Oct 2020 |

This Statement has been prepared by the Trustees of the Givaudan UK Pension Plan to demonstrate how the DC section of the Plan and AVC arrangements have complied with the governance standards introduced under the Occupational Pension Schemes Regulations 2015.

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Givaudan UK COVID-19 Risk Assessments
01 Sep 2020 |

Givaudan has a requirement to assess and manage risk, this is an the overview of assessing the COVID-19 risk for Givaudan UK.

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2025 Strategy presentation
27 Aug 2020 |

Presentation for the Investor Conference webcast of the 2025 Strategy on Thursday 27 August 2020.

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2020 Half Year Results presentation
21 Jul 2020 |

Presentation for the Half Year Results Investor Conference Call on Tuesday 21 July 2020.

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2020 Half Year Report
21 Jul 2020 |

Givaudan’s Half Year Report for 2020. Excellent sales growth – on track to deliver 2020 guidance. Givaudan Group sales for the first six months of the year were CHF 3,094 million, an increase of 6.3% on a like-for-like basis and 15.7% in Swiss francs.

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2019 Sustainability Highlights
27 Mar 2020 |

This report highlights our corporate social responsibility actions and results in 2019, showcasing our progress against our sustainability focus areas in 2019.

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2019 UK Pay Gap Report
27 Mar 2020 |

Gender Pay Gap Regulations came into force in the UK in April 2017, requiring all private and voluntary-sector employers with 250 or more employees to publish data on their gender pay gap annually by April. Givaudan UK has published their data on gender pay gap. This report compares the overall company average pay and bonuses for men to the overall company average pay and bonuses for women.

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2019 Annual Report highlights
04 Mar 2020 |

A summary of holistic explanation of our value creation, financial and non-financial capitals, and performance.

2019 Governance, Compensation and Financial Report
24 Jan 2020 |

The full details of our governance and compensation policies as well as a detailed look at our financials.

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2019 Sustainability GRI Index
24 Jan 2020 |

This report compiles the complete set of the selected GRI disclosures and detailed indicators to report on our environmental, economic and social actions and progress.  

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2019 Full Year Results presentation
24 Jan 2020 |

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Friday 24 January 2019.

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2019 Integrated Annual Report
24 Jan 2020 |

A holistic explanation of our value creation, financial and non-financial capitals and performance.

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Compliance with California Transparency in Supply Chain Act
01 Sep 2019 |

Givaudan's commitment to eradicate child labour, human trafficking and slavery from its direct supply chain is expressed through our compliance to the California Transparency in Supply Chain Act (2010 CA Bill S.657).

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Position statement on the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and particularly on local legislations and regulations implementing the Nagoya Protocol
01 Sep 2019 |

Givaudan supports the terms of the Convention of Biological Diversity, being the conservation of biological diversity, the sustainable use of the components of biological diversity and the fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising out of the utilisation of genetic resources.

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Position statement on Givaudan’s commitment to social responsibility
01 Sep 2019 |

At Givaudan, social responsibility is deeply ingrained in our corporate culture. For Givaudan this entails going beyond financial due-diligence and establishing leading ethics, social and environmental practices at our sites and areas of operations. We consider this as a basic license to operate our business, and use it as an effective tool to engage with our stakeholders.

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Global diversity position statement
01 Aug 2019 |

At Givaudan, we embrace diversity throughout our organisation and are fully committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. Respecting, and indeed celebrating, diversity adds value to the experience of working for and with Givaudan.

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2019 Half Year Report
18 Jul 2019 |

Givaudan’s Half Year Report for 2019. Excellent sales growth – on track to deliver 2020 guidance. Givaudan Group sales for the first six months of the year were CHF 3,094 million, an increase of 6.3% on a like-for-like basis and 15.7% in Swiss francs.

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2019 Half Year Results Presentation
18 Jul 2019 |

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Thursday 18 July 2019.

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Givaudan’s commitment to environment, health and safety
01 Jul 2019 |

At Givaudan, we commit to ensure the safety and health of people and the environment, our workplaces and the communities in which we operate. The commitment is formalised in our EHS policy, a set of principles embraced by the highest level of our leadership.

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2018 Sustainability Progress Review
27 Mar 2019 |

Our Sustainability Progress Review highlights advances made during the first full year of ‘A Sense of Tomorrow’ in the areas of sourcing, innovation, environment and with our people and partners. 

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2018 UK Pay Gap Report
26 Mar 2019 |

Gender Pay Gap Regulations came into force in the UK in April 2017, requiring all private and voluntary-sector employers with 250 or more employees to publish data on their gender pay gap annually by April. Givaudan UK has published their data on gender pay gap. This report compares the overall company average pay and bonuses for men to the overall company average pay and bonuses for women.

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2018 Annual Report highlights
14 Mar 2019 |

Extract of the 2018 Annual Report.

2018 Full Year Results presentation
25 Jan 2019 |

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Friday 25 January 2019.

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2018 Integrated Annual Report
25 Jan 2019 |

Strong performance in 2018, demonstrates continued ability to deliver on our short term objectives, whilst investing for the long term future success of Givaudan.  We generated sales of CHF 5,527 million and a free cash flow of CHF 703 million.

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Sustainability Approach
24 Jan 2019 |

Our Sustainability Approach offers a strategic overview of A Sense of Tomorrow, the approach for each of the three focus areas, and related topics such as stakeholder engagement and material topics.

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Corporate publications | Other publications | Information Memorandum
14 Sep 2018 |

Givaudan SA - Information Memorandum dated 14 September 2018 relating to Senior Unsecured Loan Notes

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2018 Half Year Results Presentation
19 Jul 2018 |

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Thursday 19 July 2018

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2018 Half Year Report
19 Jul 2018 |

Givaudan’s Half Year Report for 2018. Strong recovery in high growth markets. Givaudan Group sales for the first six months of the year were CHF 2,674 million, an increase of 5.6% on a like-for-like basis and 7.7% in Swiss francs.

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Highlights 2017
27 Mar 2018 |

Extract of the 2017 annual report.

2017 UK Pay Gap Report
27 Mar 2018 |

Gender Pay Gap Regulations came into force in the UK in April 2017, requiring all private and voluntary-sector employers with 250 or more employees to publish data on their gender pay gap annually by April. Givaudan UK has published their data on gender pay gap. This report compares the overall company average pay and bonuses for men to the overall company average pay and bonuses for women.

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2017 Sustainability Report
19 Mar 2018 |

Givaudan’s 2017 Sustainability Report is compiled for the first time in accordance with the GRI’s new standards framework: Core Option. The Report covers a year of great progress, including the launch of a new and strengthened approach to building a sustainable business for the long term, and sets ambitious targets to reduce our environmental impact and drive responsible sourcing in our supply chains.

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Position statement on reduction, refinement, replacement of animal testing
01 Mar 2018 |

Givaudan fully supports the principle of the 3Rs (replacement, reduction and refinement) and invests in the development of replacement of animal testing.

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2017 Investor Presentation

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Friday 26 January 2018.

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2017 Annual Report

Solid financial performance, investing for the future. We generated sales of CHF 5,051 million and a free cash flow of CHF 662 million.

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2017 Half Year Results presentation

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Thursday 20 July 2017

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2017 Half Year Report

Givaudan’s Half Year Report for 2017. Sustained good performance. Givaudan Group sales for the first six months of the year were CHF 2,483 million, an increase of 2.3% on a like-for-like basis and 6.4% in Swiss francs.

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2016 Sustainability Report

Givaudan’s 2016 Sustainability Report is the Company’s third report published in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative’s G4 guidelines. The report features our significant progress on our road to greater sustainability. 

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Highlights 2016

Extract of the 2016 annual report.

2016 Full Year Results presentation

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 31 January 2017

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2016 Annual Report

Solid financial results for Givaudan in 2016, in line with our 2020 targets. We generated sales of CHF 4,663 million and a free cash flow of CHF 597 million.

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2016 Half Year Results presentation

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Monday 18 July 2016

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2016 Half Year Report

Givaudan’s Half Year Report for 2016

Compensation Report 2015

Taken from Givaudan’s 2016 Annual Report. Givaudan aims to attract, motivate and retain the highest calibre of professional and executive talent to sustain its leadership position within the flavour and fragrance industry.

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Governance Report 2015

Taken from Givaudan’s 2016 Annual Report, Givaudan’s Corporate governance system is aligned with international standards and practices

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2015 Sustainability Report

Givaudan’s Sustainability Report 2015 is the Company’s second report published according to GRI G4 guidelines, the latest generation of the most widely used sustainability reporting standard in the world. 

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Highlights 2015

Extract of the 2015 annual report.

2015 Full Year Results presentation

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 2 February 2016

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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.  

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2015 Investor presentation

How Givaudan is reinforcing a leadership position and outperforming the market.

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Givaudan's ambition for 2020 presentation

How Givaudan aims to outperform the market and deliver a continued strong free cash flow. 

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2015 Half Year Report

Givaudan’s Half Year Report for 2015

2015 Half Year Results presentation

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the 2015 Half year results on Friday 17 July 2015

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GRI Report 2014

This year, Givaudan transitioned to G4. These rigorous guidelines, developed by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), show our commitment to high levels of transparency in how we manage our environmental and social impacts.

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2014 Annual Report

2014 brought another year of solid business performance for Givaudan. With healthy topline growth and rigorous attention to cost, we were able to generate sales of CHF 4,404 million and a free cash flow of CHF 604 million.

2014 Full Year Results presentation

Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Thursday 29 January 2015

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Half Year Report 2014

Givaudan's Half Year Report for 2014

Half Year Results 2014 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Thursday 17 July 2014
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2013 - The Journey to Vetiver
Travel book on the journey to Vetiver
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Sustainability Report 2013

As our sustainability strategy matures and evolves, so too does the way in which we choose to communicate on our activities. Our aim is to provide a global snapshot of our approach, underpinned by the fine detail of KPI metrics.

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GRI Report 2013

It is our fiduciary duty to shareholders to ensure that Givaudan’s business is financially sustainable in the short, medium and long term.

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Annual Report 2013
In 2013, Givaudan continued its financial performance by generating sales of CHF 4.4 billion and an industry-leading margin.
Full Year Results 2013 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Thursday 30 January 2014
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Half Year Report 2013

Givaudan's Half Year Report for 2013

Half Year Results 2013 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Thursday 25 July 2013
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2012 Sustainability Report

This is our fourth Sustainability Report covering our global activities

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2012 - The Journey to Lavender
Travel book on the journey to lavender
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Annual Report 2012
2012 was a record year for Givaudan in several respects as our unique offering of sensory solutions to the packaged consumer goods and food industries proved resilient in a volatile environment.
Full Year Results 2012 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 5 February 2013
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Half Year Report 2012

Givaudan's Half Year Financial Report for 2012

Half Year Results 2012 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Friday 3 August 2012
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2011 - The Journey to Ylang Ylang
Travel book about Ylang Ylang
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2011 - The Journey to Vanilla
Travel book about the journey to vanilla
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2011 Sustainability Report

This is Givaudan's third comprehensive Sustainability Report covering our global operations.

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Annual Report 2011

The theme of the 2011 Givaudan Annual Report is ‘Our people: engaging the senses worldwide’, featuring employees and their work in engaging the senses, immersing themselves in the stimulation and excitement of the creative process.

Full Year Results 2011 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Thursday 16 February 2012
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Half Year Report 2011

Givaudan's Half Year Financial Report for 2011

Half Year Results 2011 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Thursday 4 August 2011
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2010 Sustainability Report

Givaudan group's Sustainability Report for 2010

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Annual Report 2010
Givaudan Group sales totalled CHF 4,239 million, an increase of 8.9% in local currencies and 7.1% in Swiss francs compared to the previous year.
Full Year Results 2010 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 8 February 2011
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Half Year Report 2010

Givaudan's Half Year Financial Report for 2010

Half Year Investor Conference 2010 Presentation
Presentation for the Half Year Investor Conference on Tuesday 31 August 2010
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Half Year Results 2010 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Thursday 5 August 2010
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2009 - Fragrance and Feelings
The story of fragrance, an emotional driver
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2009 - The Journey to Benzoin
Travel Book - On the way to Laos
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2009 - Developing Markets
Fragrance Insights for Developing Markets
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2009 Sustainability Report

Givaudan Group's Sustainability Report for 2009

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Annual Report 2009
In 2009, Givaudan Group sales totalled CHF 3,959 million, an increase of 1.4% in local currencies and a decrease of 3.1% in Swiss francs compared to the previous year.
Full Year Results 2009 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 16 February 2010
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Half Year Report 2009

Givaudan's Half Year Financial Report for 2009

Half Year Results 2009 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Tuesday 4 August 2009
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2008 - The Journey to Tonka
Travel book on Tonka Beans
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Environment, Health and Safety Report 2008
Givaudan group's Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Report for 2008
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Annual Report 2008

 2008 was the year in which the company again reached important milestones on its journey “From Number One to Leadership” in the global fragrance and flavour industry.

Full Year Results 2008 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 17 February 2009
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Half Year Report 2008

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Half Year Investor Conference 2008 Presentation
Presentation for the Half Year Investor Conference on Thursday 28 August 2008
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Environment, Health and Safety Report 2007
Givaudan group's Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) report for 2007
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Annual Report 2007
In 2007, Givaudan's total sales increased to CHF 4,132 million from CHF 2,909 million in the previous year. This resulted in a growth of 42.2% in local currencies and 42.0% in Swiss francs. These sales include the acquisition of Quest International as of 2 March 2007.
Financial Report 2007

In a challenging environment and during a transition year with a strong focus on the seamless integration of the acquired Quest International business, Givaudan delivered a strong operating performance.

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Full Year Results 2007 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 19 February 2008
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Annual Investor Conference 2007 Presentation
Presentation for the Annual Investor Conference on Wednesday 4 April 2007
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Half Year Report 2007

Givaudan's Half Year 2007 Financial Report

Half Year Results 2007 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Friday 3 August 2007
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Safety and Environmental Report 2006
Givaudan group's Safety and Environmental Protection Report for 2006
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Annual Report 2006

2006 was a decisive year for Givaudan. The company captured further market share in a continued competitive environment, fuelled by organic sales growth and resulting in increased returns for its shareholders.

Financial Report 2006

In an increasingly challenging environment, Givaudan again delivered a solid operating performance in 2006

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Full Year Results 2006 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 20 February 2007
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Half Year Report 2006
Givaudan's Half Year 2006 Financial Report
Half Year Results 2006 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Friday 4 August 2006
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Safety and Environmental Report 2005
Givaudan group's Safety and Environmental Protection Report for 2005
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Annual Report 2005

In 2005, Givaudan continued to build on its leadership position in the Fragrance and Flavour industry by delivering above market sales growth

Financial Report 2005

With the publication of the 2005 Annual Report, we have decided to present the Financial Section as a separate Financial Report in English

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Full Year Results 2005 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 21 February 2006
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Half Year Report 2005

Givaudan's Half Year 2005 Financial Report

Half Year Results 2005 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Half Year Results on Tuesday Tuesday 9 August 2005
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Safety and Environmental Report 2004
Givaudan group's Safety and Environmental Protection Report for 2004
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Annual Report 2004

2004, the fifth independent year of Givaudan has again shown improvements and asserted the company’s leadership in the Fragrance and Flavour industry

Annual Investor Conference 2004
Presentation for the Annual Investor Conference on Thursday 8 April 2004
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Half Year Report 2004

Givaudan's Half Year 2004 Financial Report

Safety and Environmental Report 2003
Givaudan group's Safety and Environmental Protection Report for 2003
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Annual Report 2003

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Full Year Results 2003 Presentation
Presentation for the Investor Conference Call of the Full Year Results on Tuesday 2 March 2004
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Annual General Meeting 2003 - key notes
Presentation for the Annual General Meeting by Mr Bernhard Schaufelberger, Senior Flavourist on Friday 11 April 2003
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Annual General Meeting 2003 Presentation
Presentation for the Annual General Meeting by Mr Othmar Vock, CFO on Friday 11 April 2003
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Half Year Report 2003

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Safety and Environmental Report 2002

Givaudan group's Safety and Environmental Protection Report for 2002.

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Annual Report 2002 (Abridged)
The abridged version of the annual report for 2002 in English (PDF file 800KB)