Zurich/Cologne/Frankfurt, January 29, 2007 – Europeans are chocolate lovers. According to a recent consumer survey by Barry Callebaut conducted in five European countries with a long-standing chocolate tradition, 1 in 2 (52.8%) eats chocolate at least once a week; 8 in 10 (79.8%) eat it at least a couple of times a month. Belgians and Swiss lead the category: 62% of Belgians and 60% of Swiss enjoy chocolate at least a couple of times a week. The survey results were presented at the International Sweets Fair ISM in Cologne.
Results of European consumer survey by Barry Callebaut predict fast-growing demand for healthy chocolate: 1 in 3 Europeans want chocolate with health benefits
Barry Callebaut reports sales for first quarter of fiscal year 2006/07: Strong organic sales growth sustained
Exciting new research points to the potentially life-prolonging effects of Barry Callebaut’s ACTICOA™ chocolate: chocolate that makes you live longer
Barry Callebaut at the ISM 2007 in Cologne. Innovations in chocolate: the seducing power of taste and health
Annual General Meeting 2006 of Barry Callebaut AG: All motions approved by shareholders
The ordinary Annual General Meeting of Barry Callebaut AG, the world’s leading manufacturer of cocoa and chocolate products, was held on Thursday, December 7, 2006, in Zurich under the chairmanship of Andreas Jacobs, Chairman of the Board. All motions proposed by the Board were adopted.