FRANCE: Danone profits slip as CEO defends US position

By Chris Brook-Carter | 19 February 2002

The French food and drink group Danone, yesterday, reported a sharp fall in net profits to €132m for 2001, from €721m a year earlier due to a leap in one-time charges.

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The French food and drink group Danone, yesterday, reported a sharp fall in net profits to €132m for 2001, from €721m a year earlier due to a leap in one-time charges.

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