Danone Shares Edge Up After Faber Drops CEO Role Following Investor Pressure

An activist investor in French food group Danone said Emmanuel Faber needs to be removed as chairman to allow the company to make a fresh start, rejecting a proposal from the board to hire a new chief executive.

Danone Welcomes Follow Your Heart to its Plant-Based Family of Brands

February 19, 2021 Danone

Danone and Earth Island announced that they have entered into a share purchase agreement under which Danone will acquire 100% of the shares of Earth Island®.

Danone Expands Parental Leave to 3,500 Manufacturing Colleagues, Promoting Gender Equity for All

December 4, 2020 Danone North America

Danone North America, a leader in fresh dairy and plant-based products, and the world’s largest Certified B Corp, announced today that it is expanding its gender-neutral Parental Bonding Leave policy to its manufacturing employees, enabling them to take up to 18 weeks’ paid time off after the birth or adoption of their child.

Danone to Cut Up to 2,000 Jobs, Aiming to Save $ 1.2 Billion

November 25, 2020 Corinne Gretler, Bloomberg

Danone will cut as many as 2,000 jobs, including one in four positions at its global headquarters, as the world’s largest yogurt maker attempts to revive profitability after getting hit by the coronavirus pandemic harder than other rivals.

Festive Flavors from Danone North America Add Holiday Cheer

October 30, 2020 Danone North America

Festive flavors from Danone North America – maker of beloved brands including Horizon® Organic, International Delight®, Light + Fit®, Silk® and So Delicious® Dairy Free, among others – are going to give your coffee, treats and desserts So. Much. Holiday. Cheer.