Glanbia at a Glance

Glanbia is a global nutrition company, grounded in science and nature and dedicated to providing better nutrition for every step of life’s journey.

Today’s consumers are increasingly aware of the importance of nutrition in improving their overall health and wellbeing. They are searching for better, healthier and smarter nutritional solutions that fit their lifestyles.

Glanbia takes pure and clean ingredients including milk, whey and grains, and using our expert knowledge and capabilities we produce high-quality nutritional ingredients and branded consumer products for our customers and consumers worldwide.

We employ over 6,000 people across 32 countries and our products are sold or distributed in over 130 countries with an annual turnover of €3.6 billion. Our major production facilities are located in Ireland, the US, the UK, Germany and China. We have four segments; Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Global Ingredients, Dairy Ireland and Joint Ventures & Associates. Our shares are listed on the Irish and London Stock Exchanges (symbol: GLB).

GLANBIA PERFORMANCE NUTRITION

Glanbia Performance Nutrition (GPN) is the number one global performance nutrition brand portfolio comprising of Optimum Nutrition, BSN, Isopure, thinkThin, Nutramino, ABB and trusource, each with its own brand essence. Our mission is to inspire consumers everywhere to achieve their performance and healthy lifestyle goals. We produce the full range of performance nutrition products with broad consumer appeal, and we are the market leader in innovation and new product development.

GLANBIA NUTRITIONALS 

Glanbia Nutritionals has a portfolio focused on both dairy and non-dairy nutritional ingredients. We deliver nutritional and functional ingredient solutions, and precision premixes for use in the nutrition- enhanced mainstream food and beverage markets, infant and clinical nutrition and functional nutrition markets. We are also a large -scale manufacturer and marketer of American-style cheddar cheese.

DAIRY IRELAND

Dairy Ireland is comprised of two businesses. Consumer Products is the leading supplier of branded consumer dairy products to the Irish market and long-life products for export. Agribusiness supplies inputs to the Irish agriculture sector and is the leading purchaser and processor of grain and the leading manufacturer of branded animal feed in Ireland.

JOINT VENTURES & ASSOCIATES

We have a three strategic Joint Ventures & Associates: Southwest Cheese in the US, Glanbia Ingredients Ireland and Glanbia Cheese in the UK. These are strategically important partnerships, not only in their own right, but also in terms of the synergies and growth opportunities they bring to the wholly owned Group.

At a glance*

REVENUES
€3,667.3 million

EBITA
€310.7 million

EBITA MARGIN
8.5%

COUNTRIES
32

EMPLOYEES
6,015

*includes Glanbia’s share of joint ventures and associates

Annual
Report
2015

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© Glanbia plc 2017. All rights reserved

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