GIVAUDAN - 2018 Full Year Results Strong business momentum – Investing for the future

Givaudan Full Year Report

Geneva, 25 January 2019



Business Performance

Givaudan Group full year sales were CHF 5,527 million, an increase of 5.6% on a like-for-like basis and 9.4% in Swiss francs when compared to 2017.

Fragrance Division sales were CHF 2,525 million, an increase of 6.6% on a like-for-like basis and 7.8% in Swiss francs.

Flavour Division sales were CHF 3,002 million, an increase of 4.6% on a like-for-like basis and 10.8% in Swiss francs.

Givaudan completed the year with good business momentum and with the project pipeline and win rates being sustained at high levels. This good growth was achieved across all product segments and geographies, with our key strategic focus areas of Naturals, Health and well-being, Active Beauty, Integrated solutions and local and regional customers delivering strong growth, complemented by the recent acquisitions.

The Company continues to implement price increases in collaboration with its customers to fully compensate for the increase in input costs


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