Parmalat in brief
Parmalat S.p.A., which is listed on the Italian Stock Exchange, is controlled by the Lactalis Group since July 15, 2011.The Parmalat Group is a global player in the production and distribution of foods that are essential for everyday wellness: milk, dairy products (yogurt, cream based sauces, desserts and cheese) and fruit beverages, which generated revenues of about 5.4 billion euros in 2013. More than 16,000 people work at Parmalat’s facilities in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Australia. The Group is present in 31 countries and has 72 factories. Parmalat has a strong tradition of innovation and develops products with a high value added to improve the diet of its customers. The global brands of the Group are Parmalat for milk and dairy products and Santàl for fruit beverages. Zymil, Vaalia, Fibresse and Omega3 are international brands dedicated to functional roducts with a high value added. Among other local brands that play a key role in their respective markets, the most important include: Lactantia, Beatrice, Black Diamond and Astro in Canada; Pauls, Ice Break, Oak and Breaka in Australia; Bonnita, Everfresh, Purejoy, Simonsberg, Melrose and Steri Stumpie in South Africa; Centrale del Latte di Roma, Berna, Chef, Sole, Puro Blu, Carnini in Italy; Frica and La Campiña in Venezuela; Proleche in Colombia; Sorrento and Precious in the United States of America; Galbani and Président, brands in exclusive license to the LAG Group, in the Americas.