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.

Barry Callebaut confirms the power of polyphenols in chocolate

Nov 29, 2005
Polyphenols (i.e. natural components found in plants, such as fruit, vegetables, black and green tea, and red wine) are well known for their potential health benefits. Less well known is the fact that cocoa contains four times the amount of polyphenols as tea and twice as much as red wine. Barry Callebaut has conducted thorough research in the development and production of chocolate rich in polyphenols. At a press conference today at the FIE Food Ingredients Europe trade fair in Paris, France, Barry Callebaut presented findings of their studies on polyphenols and their positive effect on cognitive functions and diseases such as prostate cancer.

Barry Village - commitment to local community: Barry Callebaut inaugurates employee housing development in Ghana

Nov 25, 2005
Barry Callebaut has inaugurated Barry Village, a housing development for employees of the company’s factory in Tema, Ghana.

Barry Callebaut appoints Hans P. Vriens Chief Innovation Officer

Nov 10, 2005
The Board of Directors of Barry Callebaut AG, the world’s leading manufacturer of cocoa and chocolate products, has appointed Hans P. Vriens (born 1965) to the newly created position of Chief Innovation Officer and member of the Management Team effectiv

Barry Callebaut reports results for fiscal year 2004/05: Strong volume and profit growth

Nov 10, 2005
Callebaut AG, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate products, announced today its results for fiscal year 2004/05 ended August 31, 2005.