Read the case, “Danone: Strategy Implementation in an International Food and Beverage Company” on page 727-744.
As you are reading identify and think about the following questions:
- Does Danone have substantial debt and or challenges that will impact their growth expansion plans? Please provide examples.
- Formulate a one- to two-sentence summary identifying Danone’s performance surrounding these two key issues:
- Operating efficiency
- Growth strategy
- Conduct additional research as necessary to provide the most up to date perspective. Search for the following information:
- Annual Report
- SEC Form 10-K
- Annual Shareholders Proxy Statement
- Competitive/Industry Information
When you have completed your research, answer the following question:
- Does Danone have substantial debt and or challenges that will impact their growth expansion plans?
- Please provide examples from your research.