Safety and Environmental Report 2002
Givaudan group's Safety and Environmental Protection Report for 2002
5 Mar 2003
Givaudan 2002 results
Actual sales increase in local currencies 18% (in CHF 11%) - Further improvement in operational performance - Proposed dividend per share increase of 16%
25 Feb 2003
Share Buyback – update 3
From 23 October to 18 February 2003, Givaudan SA has repurchased 592’046 own shares (81.59% of the programme) in the frame of the buy back programme announced on 16 September 2002.
12 Feb 2003
Givaudan transfers United Kingdom flavour production
Givaudan has decided to transfer its flavour production from Milton Keynes (United Kingdom) to Dortmund (Germany).
16 Jan 2003
Givaudan accelerates focus on speciality ingredients
Givaudan and Roche have agreed to terminate supplies of sunscreen filters out of the Givaudan Vernier site by the end of 2003.
10 Jan 2003
Share Buyback – update 2
From 23 October to 31 December 2002, Givaudan SA has repurchased 255’345 own shares in the frame of the buy back programme announced on 16 September 200
20 Dec 2002
Givaudan to acquire International Bioflavors Inc. (IBF)
Givaudan has signed an agreement to acquire International Bioflavors Inc. (IBF) a leader in the production of natural cheese and dairy flavours and ingredients for savoury products.
25 Nov 2002
Share Buyback-- update 1
During the period from 23 October to 22 November 2002, Givaudan SA has repurchased 106,900 own shares in the frame of the buy back programme announced on September 16, 2002.
22 Oct 2002
Givaudan starts share buy back program
Givaudan starts its share buy back program which has been announced on September 16.
10 Oct 2002
Nine months sales 2002: Givaudan maintained solid sales growth momentum
In the first nine months of 2002, Givaudan recorded sales of CHF 2’049.0 million, representing a growth of 16.4% in local currencies and 10.1% in Swiss Francs compared to the same period of last year.
16 Sep 2002
Givaudan announces share buy back
The Board of Directors of Givaudan Ltd. approved at its meeting today the repurchase of up to 725'627 registered Givaudan shares.
4 Sep 2002
Tomorrow, Givaudan holds Half Year Conference in Zurich
As of 5 September 2002, 13.00 CET, the presentation and around 17.00 CET, main Q&A's of Givaudan's Half Year Presentation in Zurich will be available.
23 Aug 2002
Half Year Investor presentation and facultative plant tour
Invitation to Half Year Investor Presentation and Facultative Plant Tour Thursday, 5 September 2002, 10.30 CET, Zürich, Hotel Widder, Rennweg 7, Widder Saal and Givaudan, Dübendorf.
14 Aug 2002
Givaudan Half Year Results 2002
Further Increase in Sales, Operating and Net Profit.
9 Jul 2002
Givaudan acquires a further Nestlé facility in Kemptthal
Following Nestlé’s decision to concentrate its culinary research in Singen (South Germany) and to discontinue its research activities in Kemptthal (Zurich, Switzerland), Givaudan will acquire these facilities.