TITLE

Nestle Reports Slowest First-Quarter Sales Growth Since 2009

PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
FRPT- FMCG Snapshot;2/23/2014, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Industry Report
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the financial performance of food company Nestle SA during the first three months of 2014 shows its worst first-quarter sales growth since 2009. Topics discussed include a sales decline in Europe, the negative effect of emerging market currency depreciations on sales growth, and the impact of a later Easter in 2014 on chocolate sales. Also mentioned are Nestle's lower net revenue and the stronger Swiss franc's adverse effect on sales.
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95879591

 

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