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Half-Year Results Fiscal Year 2020/21 Barry Callebaut Group

Half-Year Results Fiscal Year 2020/21 of the Barry Callebaut Group

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WholeFruit chocolate - Cacao Barry
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Cacao Barry enchants the artisan world with WholeFruit chocolate

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Chocolate as nature intended, revealed by chefs: a unique couverture chocolate made from 100% pure cacaofruit
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Cocoa pioneer Van Houten launches first-ever Ruby  chocolate drink powder
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Cocoa pioneer Van Houten launches first-ever Ruby chocolate drink powder

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Our cocoa pioneer brand Van Houten is innovating with a powdered chocolate drink made from Ruby chocolate. This cutting edge development in chocolate will be offered to the hospitality sector, specifically baristas and coffee bars. Almost 200 years after its revolutionary invention of the cacao press, our brand Van Houten is taking another step forward and confirming its status as a pioneer.
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Sustainable cocoa requires biodiversity
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Sustainable cocoa requires biodiversity

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Originating from the Amazon basin, cocoa’s natural habitat lies under the shade canopies of humid rainforests. Today, most of the world's cocoa comes from small, sun-drenched farms in West Africa. Driven by increasing consumer demand, cocoa farming encroachment into forests and other lands to increase yields, has caused deforestation and habitat degradation. A highly biodiverse cocoa farm has been shown to be drought, disease and pest resilient, and produce higher yields.
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There is growing evidence showing a causal relationship between deforestation, the  acceleration of climate change, and the extinction of precious flora and fauna. But identifying and measuring deforestation and the cultivation of specific commodities at large scale and in sufficient detail is notoriously difficult. Committed to finding a solution for the cocoa and chocolate industry, in 2017 Barry Callebaut partnered with ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) to develop a new tool to address t
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Artificial intelligence against deforestation

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There is growing evidence showing a causal relationship between deforestation, the acceleration of climate change, and the extinction of precious flora and fauna. But identifying and measuring deforestation and the cultivation of specific commodities at large scale and in sufficient detail is notoriously difficult.
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Why the future of chocolate depends on healthy forests
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Why the future of chocolate depends on healthy forests

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Deforestation is a major issue in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana, which together produce nearly two-thirds of the world’s cocoa supply. Launched In 2017, the governments of Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana and leading cocoa and chocolate companies, representing 85% of global cocoa usage, joined together to form the Cocoa & Forests Initiative.
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Barry Callebaut Group Chocolate Image
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Jacobs Holding successfully completed the sale of 10.0% of Barry Callebaut’s shares in an accelerated bookbuilding process

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Change in the shareholder structure
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Half-Year Results Fiscal Year 2020/21 Barry Callebaut Group
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Half-Year Results Fiscal Year 2020/21 of the Barry Callebaut Group

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Continued volume recovery and solid profitability
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Steve Woolley - Jo Thys - Barry Callebaut
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Changes in the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut

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Steve Woolley appointed President Americas, effective September 1, 2021; Jo Thys appointed President Asia Pacific, effective July 1, 2021
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Peter Boone - Antoine de St Affrique - Barry Callebaut
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Barry Callebaut announces CEO succession: Peter Boone to succeed Antoine de Saint-Affrique

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The Board of Directors has appointed Peter Boone as new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Barry Callebaut Group, effective September 1, 2021.
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Treat Tomorrow Barry Callebaut
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Barry‌ ‌Callebaut‌ ‌initiates‌ ‌Treat‌ ‌Tomorrow‌ ‌to‌ ‌shape‌ ‌chocolate‌ ‌indulgence‌ ‌for‌ ‌the‌ ‌decade‌ ‌to‌‌ come‌

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The Treat Tomorrow collaboration with customers and experts is about carving the plan for ‘new’ chocolate indulgence and to elicit positive change. The journey starts on April 28, 2021.
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Barry Callebaut joins Seekewa agro revolution
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Barry Callebaut joins Seekewa’s agro revolution

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We are working with award winning startup Seekewa on a pilot project to increase and diversify the incomes of farmers on the Cocoa Horizons program.
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Barry Callebaut Baramati Factory India Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
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Barry Callebaut announces opening of its new chocolate factory in Baramati, India

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The Barry Callebaut Group announced the official opening of its new chocolate and compound manufacturing facility, located in Baramati, India.
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biomass revolution - Barry Callebaut
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Bloom and Barry Callebaut lead the biomass revolution

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We teamed up with MassChallenge participant Bloom Biorenewables Ltd to investigate how side streams from chocolate manufacturing processes could support the fight against climate change and help us to become carbon positive by 2025.
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Cocoa Horizons in Indonesia
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Barry Callebaut and Garudafood announce strategic partnership to distribute Van Houten Professional products in Indonesia

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Barry Callebaut will partner with PT Sinarniaga Sejahtera, a subsidiary of Garudafood to bring the compound chocolate range of the Van Houten Professional brand to bakeries, chocolatiers and home bakers in Indonesia
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Barry Callebaut climate change leader
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Recognized as a climate change leader for our work with our suppliers

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At Barry Callebaut we are also focusing our carbon reduction efforts on emissions that extend beyond our direct operations (scope 3). As a result, for the second consecutive year, we have been recognized by CDP as a Supplier Engagement Leader, placing us in the top 7% of over 5,600 companies assessed in 2020.
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Barry Callebaut Q1 Key Sales Figures 2021
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Barry Callebaut Group – 3-Month Key Sales Figures, Fiscal Year 2020/21

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Resilient start to the year. Barry Callebaut presents its first quarter results for 2020/21.
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Diversity inclusion Barry Callebaut
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Barry Callebaut launches “#oneBC”, its Diversity & Inclusion Strategy

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Diverse People and Sustainable Growth are at the heart of our people strategy, and this is why the Diversity & Inclusion topic matters so much to us.
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Barry Callebaut Annual General Meeting 2020
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Annual General Meeting 2020 of Barry Callebaut AG

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All motions approved by shareholders. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Annual General Meeting 2020 of Barry Callebaut AG could not take place in the usual format.
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