14 September 2014
AGRANA's potato starch factory in Gmünd celebrated 75th anniversary - Over 3,000 visitors to open-day event
From early challenges to innovative flagship
The potato starch factory in Gmünd was established through an appropriate entry in the commercial register on 5 May 1939. Despite difficulties in the early...
10 September 2014
AGRANA Research & Innovation Center in Tulln has been ceremoniously opened - Bringing all R&D activities together in one location
The grand opening of the new AGRANA Research & Innovation Center (ARIC) in Tulln today signals the beginning of a new chapter for AGRANA research. With these new premises, the global sugar, starch and...
11 July 2014
New Management of AUSTRIA Juice GmbH appointed - Franz Ennser succeeds Stephan Büttner as CEO
As a consequence of the previously announced appointment of Stephan Büttner, CEO of AUSTRIA Juice GmbH, to the Management Board of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG, the following changes are taking place in the...
10 July 2014
AGRANA results for first quarter of 2014|15 (ended 31 May 2014) – Pressure on sales prices in Sugar and Fruit reduces revenue and EBIT
AGRANA, the global manufacturer of sugar, starch and fruit products, started the 2014|15 financial year with a significant decline in revenue as a result of lower market prices, following the record...
4 July 2014
AGRANA Annual General Meeting approves unchanged dividend of € 3.60 / Erwin Hameseder succeeds Christian Konrad as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG
The 27th Annual General Meeting of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG today resolved to pay a dividend in the amount of € 3.60 per share for the financial year 2013|14. This is equivalent to that of the prior...
4 July 2014
AGRANA concentrates production of fruit preparations in Austria at Gleisdorf plant /// Kröllendorf (Lower Austria) remains head office of Austria Juice GmbH and the site for fruit juice concentrate production
In response to the continuingly weak development of the market for fruit yoghurts in Europe, AGRANA is now optimising the organisational structure of its fruit preparations division in Austria. At its...
27 June 2014
AGRANA with solid performance in Q1 2014|15 but weaker full-year guidance
In the first quarter 2014|15 (1 March to 31 May 2014), AGRANA generated earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) of € 52.9 million (Q1 2013|14: € 59.6 million).
16 May 2014
AGRANA opens new fruit preparations plant in Lysander (New York)
Global leader in fruit preparations now has four facilities in USA
9 May 2014
AGRANA Group revenue again exceeds € 3 billion / Steady dividend proposal of € 3.60 per share
- Group revenue of € 3,043.4 million again over three-billion mark
- Operating profit of € 171.4 million significantly below that of prior year (€ 236.9 million)
- Considerably higher commodity costs weigh
8 May 2014
Management Board Changes at AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG
The AGRANA Group announces that Walter Grausam, Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving the Management Board of the AGRANA Group (AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG) and retiring upon the expiry of his current...