Danone SA operates within the Dry, condensed, evaporated products sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Danone with three other
European food conglomerates:
sales of 88.79 billion Swiss Francs [US$88.17 billion]
of which 29%
was Zone Americas),
of the Netherlands
(2015 sales: 53.27 billion Euro [US$56.61 billion]
of which 38%
was Personal Care), and
Associated British Foods plc
based in the United Kingdom
(2016 sales of £13.40 billion [US$16.42 billion]
of which 44%
Note: not all of these companies have the same fiscal year: the most recent data for each company are being used.
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Danone were 22.41 billion Euro (US$23.82 billion).
increase of 6.0%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 21.14 billion Euro.
Sales of Mineral Water saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
13.9% in 2015, from
4.19 billion Euro to 4.77 billion Euro.
Danone also saw significant increases in sales in
Child Nutrition (up 13.6% to 4.99 billion Euro)
Medical Nutrition (up 11.2% to 1.59 billion Euro)
Not all segments of Danone experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Fresh Dairy Products fell 0.6% to 11.06 billion Euro.