Financial performance

Financial performance

In 2017, Danone once again demonstrated the strength of its portfolio, the resilience of its business model and its ability to execute. We delivered very strong full-year results, with double-digit recurring earnings per share growth at constant exchange rate in line with its full year guidance.

In 2017, Danone once again demonstrated the strength of its portfolio, the resilience of its business model and its ability to execute. We delivered very strong full-year results, with double-digit recurring earnings per share growth at constant exchange rate in line with its full year guidance.

Sales
€24.7bn
Sales Growth
+2.5%
Recurring Operating Margin Expansion
+70bps

basis points. like-for-like New Danone.

Total Sales
€7.1bn
Sales Growth
+9.3%
Recurring operating margin
+197 bps

Basis point. Like-for-like New Danone.

EARLY LIFE NUTRITION

N°2 Worldwide

Top 3 brands

Aptamil
N°1
Nutrilon
N°2
SGM
N°3

as % of 2017 sales

ADVANCED MEDICAL NUTRITION

N°1 in Europe

Top 3 Brands

Neocate
N°1
Nutrison
N°2
Nutrini
N°3

as % of 2017 sales

Total Sales
€4.5bn
Sales Growth
-2,0%
Recurring Operating Margin
+2 bps

Basis point. Like-for-like New Danone.

N°1

Refrigerated Dairy U.S. & Yogurt in Canada (1)

N°1

Plant-Based Food U.S & Canada (2)

(1) Excluding cheese

(2) In the refrigerated aisle 

Top 3 Brands

International Delight
N°1
Silk
N°2
Horizon
N°3

as % of 2017 sales

Total Sales
€8.4bn
Sales Growth
-1.3%
Recurring Operating Margin
-29 bps

Basis point. Like-for-like, New Danone.

N°1 Worldwide

Top 3 brands as % of 2017 sales

Activia
N°1
Danone
N°2
Prostokvashino
N°3
Total Sales
€4.6 bn
Sales Growth
+4.7%

Net Sales Growth

Recurring Operating Margin
+12 bps

Basis points. Like-for-like, New Danone

N°2 Worldwide
in packaged waters (by volume)

Top 3 Brands as % of 2017 sales

Mizone
N°1
AQUA
N°2
evian
N°3