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Danone SA (DANO.PA)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Danone gets court approval to complete WhiteWave acquisition
Thursday, 6 Apr 2017 01:30am EDT 

Danone : U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia issued an order on April 5 which will allow for the completion of the company's acquisition of WhiteWave . Danone and WhiteWave expect the transaction to close within 5 business days as from the date of the court's order of April 5 . Danone had earlier won U.S. antitrust approval for its $10.4 billion WhiteWave takeover [nL2N1HB1UJ] .In July 2016, France's Danone first announced its WhiteWave acquisition, in a deal which Danone said would double the size of its U.S. business. The deal also marked Danone's largest acquisition since 2007. [nL8N19T178].  Full Article

WhiteWave reaches agreement with antitrust division of U.S. DOJ in relation to its merger with Danone
Friday, 31 Mar 2017 01:33am EDT 

WhiteWave Foods : WhiteWave announces major milestone towards completion of merger with Danone .achieved milestone towards completion of planned merger with reaching agreement in principle with antitrust division of U.S. DOJ.  Full Article

Danone still targets end of Q1 for Danone-WhiteWave deal closing
Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 08:32am EST 

Danone CEO Emmanuel Faber at CAGNY conference :Says continuing to target end of Q1 for Danone-WhiteWave deal closing.  Full Article

Whitewave Foods Q4 earnings per share $0.34
Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 04:20pm EST 

Whitewave Foods Co : Whitewave foods reports fourth quarter and full year 2016 results . Q4 sales $1.1 billion versus I/B/E/S view $1.1 billion . Q4 earnings per share $0.34 . Q4 earnings per share view $0.42 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Whitewave Foods Co - not providing operating or financial guidance for 2017 due to its pending merger with danone s.a . Whitewave Foods Co says united states doj continues to review merger with danone under Hart-Scott-Rodino act . Whitewave Foods Co- results reflect operating difficulties experienced in fresh foods platform, totaled about $25 million of additional costs during q4 2016 .Whitewave Foods Co says targeting completion of merger with danone in q1 2017.  Full Article

ICT Group wins contract from Danone Nutricia
Tuesday, 4 Oct 2016 10:29am EDT 

ICT Group NV :Selected by Danone Nutricia to develop manufacturing software for new smart factory.  Full Article

WhiteWave Foods- Danone voluntarily withdrew its Hart-Scott-Rodino Act notification on Aug 31
Friday, 23 Sep 2016 04:51pm EDT 

WhiteWave Foods Co: On August 31, 2016, Danone voluntarily withdrew its Hart-Scott-Rodino act notification to provide DOJ with additional time for review - SEC Filing . On Sept 2, Danone refiled its notification, such that waiting period is currently scheduled to expire at 11:59 pm on Oct 3 . WhiteWave anticipates that DOJ will issue a request for additional information . Understands that Danone expects to obtain a clearance decision for deal by end of November . Understands that Danone anticipates making required notification under eu merger regulation by early October .WhiteWave and Danone have been working with DOJ and European commission and continue to target closing transaction by end of 2016.  Full Article

Whitewave foods files proxy statement related to proposed acquisition by Danone
Tuesday, 30 Aug 2016 08:45am EDT 

Whitewave Foods Co :Files proxy statement related to proposed acquisition by Danone.  Full Article

Whitewave schedules Oct 4 special meeting for vote on merger agreement with Danone
Monday, 15 Aug 2016 04:15pm EDT 

Whitewave Foods Co : Whitewave schedules october 4, 2016 special meeting for vote on merger agreement with danone .Whitewave continues to expect transaction to close by end of year.  Full Article

Whitewave Foods cancels Q2 2016 earnings conference call
Friday, 29 Jul 2016 04:35pm EDT 

Whitewave Foods Co : Whitewave Foods cancels second quarter 2016 earnings conference call .As a result of its proposed merger with Danone S.A., it is cancelling its Q2 2016 earnings conference call and webcast.  Full Article

Danone CFO says WhiteWave acquisition moving according to plan
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 03:57am EDT 

Danone CFO Cecile Cabanis tells analysts during a call: "Everything is moving according to plan" regarding WhiteWave Foods acquisition - CFO ."We are going to file the proxy in the U.S. in coming days as expected" - CFO.  Full Article

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Danone eyeing solid Evian sales thanks to modernized plant

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France Danone , the world's third-largest bottled water company, unveiled the modernization of its sole plant producing the popular Evian brand on Tuesday, in a move to increase capacity and underpin Evian's solid growth.