Laying of foundation stone for factory in Russia: Barry Callebaut is building a new CHF 25 million chocolate factory near Moscow
Apr 19, 2006
Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of cocoa and chocolate products, today laid the foundation stone for its new state-of-the-art chocolate factory located at 60 km from Moscow in Chekhov, Russia, during a special ceremony with local dignitaries. The new factory is scheduled to become operational at the beginning of 2007. The total investment is about CHF 25 million (EUR 17 million). The production facility will have a capacity of more than 25,000 tonnes and employ about 70 people once it is running at full capacity.
Barry Callebaut reports results for first six months of fiscal year 2005/06: Continued strong profit growth
Apr 10, 2006
Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate products, announced today its half-year results for the period ended February 28, 2006. Operating profit (EBIT) strongly increased by 10.8% to CHF 177.0 million and net profit (PAT) grew by 11.3% to CHF 112.7 million. EBIT per tonne, the key indicator for operational performance, went up by 12.4% to CHF 320 per tonne, up from CHF 285 per tonne in the same prior-year period. All business units contributed positively to the increase of this ratio.
HRH the King visits Belgian chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut
Feb 09, 2006
HRH the King today honoured the Barry Callebaut factory in Wieze with a visit. The factory in Wieze is an important branch of the international Barry Callebaut group and the world's largest chocolate factory.
Barry Callebaut reports results for first quarter of fiscal year 2005/06: Good start into new fiscal year
Jan 11, 2006
Barry Callebaut AG, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate products, announced today its results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2005/06 ended November 30, 2005.
Annual General Meeting 2005 of Barry Callebaut AG - All motions approved by shareholders
Dec 08, 2005
The ordinary Annual General Meeting of Barry Callebaut AG was held on Thursday, December 8, 2005, in Zurich under the chairmanship of Andreas Schmid, Chairman of the Board. All motions proposed by the Board were adopted.