Danone
3.7 of 5 67 reviews
www.danone.com Paris, France 5000+ Employees

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Updated Jan 24, 2014

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Danone Chairman and CEO Franck Riboud

Franck Riboud

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83% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Manager (Current Employee)
Paris (France)

I have been working at Danone full-time for more than 3 years

ProsStrong leadership, global company but with a local touch

Conscould benefit from a more international leadership

Advice to Senior Managementkeep up the good work

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Fast, forward-thinking company

Analyst (Former Employee)
São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)

I worked at Danone full-time for more than a year

ProsCasual profile
Dynamic (it is not unusual for entire projects happen within a couple months)
Discounted goods

ConsToo informal (lacks processes, relies too much on personal contacts)
High cost awareness
Old IT equipment
High turnover

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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5 years exp. in sales & marketing

Sales Officer (Current Employee)
Muzaffarpur, Bihar (India)

I have been working at Danone full-time for more than a year

Prosthis is very good quality product & reputed company

Consvery good company & work very good

Advice to Senior Managementno any advice

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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to see all production activity as a production incharge

Production Supervisor (Current Employee)
Sonipat (India)

I have been working at Danone full-time for more than a year

Prosworld's no. 1 fresh dairy company

Consoperation with all production activity

Advice to Senior Managementno coment

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Feeling Comfortable

Sales Manager (Current Employee)
Calcutta (India)

I have been working at Danone full-time for more than 5 years

ProsWorld Wide presence with Leadership In its fields of Baby nutrition.

ConsWorking field is awesome,till now seen nothing.

Advice to Senior ManagementNothing.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Marketing Job at Danone

Senior Brand Manager (Current Employee)
Moscow (Russia)

I have been working at Danone full-time for more than a year

ProsExciting marketing job, including product development and full cycle marketing communication.
Top Management of the company is quite open, work atmosphere is friendly & energizing

ConsIn some occasions: inconsistency, too rapid change of previously taken decisions

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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A Healthy Human Company

Sales Director (Former Employee)
Lisbon (Portugal)

I worked at Danone full-time for more than 10 years

ProsNot centralised
Strong focus on People
Carrer evolution
Strong brands
Culture & Values
An international company. Not "French".
Not very centralised in Paris.Local companies are permanent challenged to drive business

ConsStrong pressure on profitability, not always aligned with the markets reality.

Advice to Senior ManagementFocus on Healthy brands but take care of other segments / consumers.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great experience

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Danone full-time for more than 10 years

ProsI love Danone. Is a stable company with tradition and values; is a place where you can grow. And the products have the best quality

ConsWe comunicate about the products but not about our activities.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Wants to be leader in food and dairy industry.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Danone full-time

ProsA multinational culture.
A social business enterprise.
Learn and worked.

ConsNeed to be Dhaka based

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Good and need to improve

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Danone

ProsIt is business oriented, very ambitious company, with smart management team and good business perspective. and plenty of staff benefits.

Consbut it still less systemastic trainning system and stable information system, and focus on short term return too much sometime.

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease try to invest on young staffs and educate fresh graduates, build stronger corporation's culture. longer views for business growth.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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