OUR UNIQUE COMPANY
We're a company dedicated wholly to achieving health through food. And not only that: we want our mission benefit people of every age, in every social and cultural environment and in every part of the world - as many people as possible.
STRONG, PROFITABLE AND SUSTAINABLE GROWTH
In 2014, Danone marked a turning point, changing its governance structure and launching its “Danone 2020” transformational plan. Its ambition is to generate strong, profitable and sustainable growth by 2020, meaning growth equal or greater to 5%.
Danone’s ambition is to generate strong, profitable and sustainable growth by 2020, more specifically overall growth equal to or higher than 5%, composed of the following dynamics:
- between +3% and +5% for the Fresh Dairy Products division
- between +7% and +10% for the Waters division and the Early Life Nutrition division
- between +6% and +8% for the Medical Nutrition division
- Moreover, Danone is committed to annual growth in margin driven primarily by a structural recovery in the margin reported by its Fresh Dairy Products division.
THE DEVELOPMENT OF ITS ACTIVITES AROUND THE WORLD
In particular emerging markets, constitues a key mechanism by which Danone successfully carries out its mission, while ensuring its long-term growth. In 2016, emerging markets accounted for 53% of Group sales. This strategy strats with major growth markets in which Danone enjoys strong positions like Indonesia, China, Russia, the United States, Mexico or Brazil. In these countries, the Group continues to develop the consumption of its product categories throught innovation.