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Identification number in the register: 65744846168-89
Registration date: 08/07/2011 11:50:47

The information on this entity was last modified on: 08/10/2014 10:17:26
The date of the last annual update was: 11/06/2014 10:57:07

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual


Société Anonyme

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Rue du Helder, 15
Paris Codex 09 75439

(+33) 0144352020


EU Public Affairs Dept.
Representative Office in Brussels
14b Rue de la Science - 1040 Brussels - Belgium
Tel. +32 (0)2 8803613

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Franck Riboud


    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Ceruti Simone

EU Vice President Public Affairs

    Goals / remit

Danone is an international company present on all continents. The group holds top positions in healthy food through four businesses: Fresh Dairy Products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters, and Medical Nutrition. Its mission is to bring health through food to as many people as possible.
Danone has over 190 production plants and around 104,000 employees. In 2013, the company generated sales of over €21 billion, with more than 60% in emerging countries.
Listed on Euronext Paris, Danone is a component stock of leading social responsibility indexes including the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes, Vigeo and the Ethibel Sustainability Index. Danone is also ranked no. 1 in the 2013 ATNI index.



Nutrition & Health Claims Regulation
Food Information to Consumers
Novel Foods
EU Pledge

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Simone Ceruti 27/03/2014 25/03/2015
Paul Girard 09/10/2014 06/10/2015
Francois-Xavier Vauchelle 05/09/2014 01/09/2015

    Fields of interest

  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • Internal Market
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Youth

    Membership and affiliation

AIM - European Brands Association
Burson Marsteller - Public Affairs Agency
FoodDrinkEurope - EU Food & Drink Industries Association
CGF - Consumer Goods Forum
CSR Europe - Corporate Social Responsability Europe
Edelman - Public Affairs Agency
EFBW - European Federation of Bottled Water
EFDC - European Food & Drink Council
Europen - European Organisation for Packaging and the Environment
GFSI - Global Food Safety Iniative
IDACE - Association of the Food Industries for Particular Nutritional Uses of the European Union
IFM - International Association of Infant Food Manufacturers
ISDI - International Special Dietary Food Industries
MNI - Medical Nutrition International Industry
SAI - Sustainable Agriculture Initiative
SSAFE - Supply of Affordable Food Everywhere
UNESDA - Union of European Beverages Association
WFA - World Federation of Advertisers
YLFA - Yoghurt and Live Fermented Milks Association

    Financial data

01/2013  -  12/2013

250,000  € - 300,000  €

0 €

0 €

Fees paid to Public Affairs agencies , trade associations etc are not included in this financial declaration.All such organisations with whom Danone works in Brussels are listed in the 'Networking' section of this declaration and have made their own declarations to this register where appropriate.

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.