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Media releases

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.
15 May 2002

Givaudan begins FIS integration

Following the closing on May 2 of the acquisition of Nestlé’s savoury flavour business, Food Ingredients Specialities (FIS), Givaudan has begun its integration activities.
8 May 2002

Update on Givaudan share capital

100'000 new Givaudan registered shares listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (SWX).
2 May 2002

Givaudan closes FIS acquisition

The acquisition of Nestlé’s savoury flavour business, Food Ingredients Specialities (FIS), by Givaudan was closed today, 2 May 2002.
26 Apr 2002

Givaudan SA: Annual General Meeting 2002

The Annual General Meeting of Givaudan SA, a world leading company in fragrances and flavours, took place in Geneva on 26 April 2002. It was attended by 235 shareholders, representing 2,009,472 (23.30 %) of a total of 8,625,627 registered shares.
9 Apr 2002

Givaudan on track: A promising start in 2002

Geneva, 10 April 2002. In the first quarter 2002, Givaudan recorded sales of CHF 634.9 million resulting in a growth of 1.9% in Swiss francs and 3.2% in local currencies, compared to the same period in 2001.

Safety and Environmental Report 2001

Givaudan group's Safety and Environmental Protection Report for 2001
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