Industry Group: Food Products
Following the acquisition of WhiteWave, Danone restructured the firm into three broad segments: essential dairy and plant-based products, which represents just over half of group revenue; specialised nutrition; and bottled water. The firm's portfolio includes well-known brands such as Danone/Dannon dairy products, Nutrilon and Cow & Gate infant nutrition, and Evian and Volvic bottled water. Danone derives about 60% of its annual sales outside Western Europe, up from about just one third in 2001.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Food Products 19 out of 601
Global Universe 3645 out of 15478
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Danone SA's Exposure is High
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Danone SA's Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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Highest Controversy level that has impacted Danone SA's ESG Risk Rating in the last three years
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