ASSOCIATED BRITISH F

ABF
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Business Summary
Consumer Non-Cyclical
Food & Beverages
 Food & Tobacco
  Food Processing
   Food Processing - NEC
Associated British Foods Plc is one of the largest European food processing groups. Net sales break down by family of products as follows:
- grocery and bakery products (22.3%): tea (Twinings brand), oils (Mazola and Capullo), spices (Spice Islands and Durkee), jam, bread, biscuits, sauces, etc.;
- processed food products (18.9%): mainly sugar (brand Silver Spoon, Billington's), cereal and animal feed;
- ingredients (9.6%): yeasts, flavorings, emulsifiers, sterols, esters, etc.
The remaining sales (49.2%) are from clothing distribution (360 outlets located mainly in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Spain, Germany, the Netherlands, and Portugal under the Primark and Penneys names).
Net sales are distributed geographically as follows: the United Kingdom (37.7%), Europe and Africa (37.9%), Asia/Pacific (14.2%) and Americas (10.2%).
Sales per Business
20182019
GBP
(in Million)
%GBP
(in Million)
%
Retail 7,47748.4% 7,79249.3%
Grocery 3,42022.1% 3,52122.3%
Sugar 1,73011.2% 1,60810.2%
Ingredients 1,4679.5% 1,5159.6%
Agriculture 1,3508.7% 1,3858.8%
Sales per region
20182019
GBP
(in Million)
%GBP
(in Million)
%
Europe & Africa 5,85137.9% 5,99237.9%
United Kingdom 5,86337.9% 5,97137.7%
Asia Pacific 2,19714.2% 2,24914.2%
Americas 1,5339.9% 1,60910.2%
Managers
Name Title
George Garfield Weston Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director
Michael G. McLintock Chairman
John George Bason Executive Director & Finance Director
Emma Susan Adamo Non-Executive Director
Ruth L. Cairnie Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Wolfhart Gunnar Hauser Independent Non-Executive Director
Richard Reid Independent Non-Executive Director
Graham Denis Allan Independent Non-Executive Director
Paul Andrew Lister Secretary
Shareholders
Name Equities %
Wittington Investments Ltd. 431,515,108 54.5%
Royal Bank of Canada (Channel Islands) Ltd. 12,058,000 1.52%
Norges Bank Investment Management 10,371,000 1.31%
The Vanguard Group, Inc. 10,074,000 1.27%
BlackRock Fund Advisors 7,866,000 0.99%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd. 7,371,000 0.93%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. 7,028,930 0.89%
Majedie Asset Management Ltd. 6,847,700 0.86%
FIL Investment Advisors (UK) Ltd. 6,744,000 0.85%
Newton Investment Management Ltd. 5,297,518 0.67%
Company contact information
Weston Centre 10 Grosvenor Street
W1K 4QY London


Phone : +44 20 7399 6500
Fax : +44 20 7399 6580
web site : http://www.abf.co.uk
Markets and indexes
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- Main Market
- FTSE 100 / FTSE 350, FTSE All-Share, STOXX Europe 600, Stoxx UK 50
Stock Exchange Codes
- ISIN Code :  GB0006731235
- Bloomberg Code :  ABF:LN
- Reuters Code :  ABF.L
- Datastream Code :  ABF
Sector Food Processing - NEC
1st jan.Capi. (M$)
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Brand Portfolio
PRIMARK
PRIMARK
TWININGS
TWININGS
A.B. FOODS
A.B. FOODS
ACETUM
ACETUM
JORDANS
JORDANS
LA TISANIÈRE
LA TISANIÈRE
OVOMALTINE
OVOMALTINE
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