For 2020, Danone had been targetting like-for-like sales growth of 2-4 per cent and an operating margin above 15 per cent

Danone on Tuesday withdrew its financial guidance for 2020 due to the disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, but posted higher first-quarter s(...)

Danone, the maker of Activia yoghurt and Evian water, says  the sale of loss-making arm EarthBound Farm would help margins later this year. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Bloomberg

French food group Danone shrugged off a slow start to the year saying it expected sales growth to accelerate after setbacks in China and Morocco. Th(...)

Containers of Silk soy milk on display in a Californian supermarket. Danone is eyeing higher margins from its purchase of US organic food producer WhiteWave. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

French food group Danone vowed to accelerate sales growth and profits this year, thanks to cost cuts and its push into healthy eating trends. Danone(...)

Danone  yoghurt: the company said the slowdown in its growth reflected tough market conditions in Spain and problems with the relaunch of its Activia brand in Europe. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg

Food group Danone unveiled a €1 billion cost-cutting plan over three years, saying the turnaround of its European dairy division was taking longer tha(...)

The world’s largest yoghurt maker kept its full-year guidance, and said it was confident about its goal to stabilise dairy sales in Europe. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/File Photo/Reuters

French food group Danone reported a slowdown in quarterly sales growth on Tuesday that was slightly worse than expected as difficulties in China hurt(...)