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Sustainability Report 2012

This is our fourth Sustainability Report covering our global activitites
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Sustainability Report 2012

Executive Summary
13 Dec 2012

Givaudan partners with the cooperative France Lavande and the French fragrant plants research organisation Crieppam

Lavender's fresh, herbal fragrance is a familiar and reassuring pleasure that pervades every aspect of life, from prestige perfumery through personal care routines to home and fabric care products across the world.
9 Oct 2012

Nine Months Sales 2012: Continued good sales momentum

In the first nine months of 2012 Givaudan recorded sales of CHF 3,231 million, an increase of 6.1% in local currencies and 8.8% in Swiss francs compared to the previous year.
3 Oct 2012

Givaudan opens new production facility in Hungary

Reflects growing demand for savoury flavours in emerging markets - Givaudan, the world's leading fragrance and flavour company, today formally opened its new best-in-class, manufacturing facility dedicated to savoury flavours in Makó, Hungary.
3 Aug 2012

Half Year Results 2012: Good business momentum with strongly improved net profit

Givaudan group sales for the first six months of the year totalled CHF 2,126 million, an increase of 6.9% in local currencies and 6.0% in Swiss francs.
11 Apr 2012

First Quarter Sales 2012: Strong start to the year

In the first three months of 2012, Givaudan recorded sales of CHF 1,060.3 million, an increase of 8.4% in local currencies and 4.7% in Swiss francs compared to the previous year.
22 Mar 2012

Annual General Meeting 2012

The Annual General Meeting of Givaudan SA, the world leader in flavours and fragrances, took place on 22 March 2012. It was attended by 324 shareholders or proxies, representing 4,431,515 shares (48% of a total of 9,233,586 registered shares).
22 Mar 2012

Sustainability Report 2011: Givaudan confirms progress against 2020 targets

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.
23 Feb 2012

Givaudan’s TasteSolutions™ Mouthfeel programme provides flavour solutions to help food manufacturers of sweet and dairy products deliver on calorie reduction demands

Givaudan is addressing the mouthfeel challenges that food manufacturers of sweet and dairy products face in low-calorie products with its TasteSolutions™ Mouthfeel programme.
16 Feb 2012

Full Year Results 2011

Strong sales momentum in a challenging business environment - In 2011, Givaudan Group sales totalled CHF 3,915 million, an increase of 5.2% in local currencies and a decline of 7.6% in Swiss francs compared to 2010.