Group
Revenue
€7.2bn 2018: €6.6 billion
Volume Growth1
of
+2.8% 2018: +3.5%
Trading Profit
up 12.1%
€903m 2018: €806 million
(up 3.1%)
Group Trading
Margin1 Expansion
+30bps 2018: Maintained
Net Cash from
Operating Activities of
€764m 2018: €651 million
Free Cash Flow1
of
€515m (74% cash conversion)

2018: €447 million
(72% cash conversion)
Basic EPS
up 4.7%
320.4c 2018: 305.9 c (down 8.3%)
Adjusted EPS Growth
in Constant Currency1
+8.3% 2018: +8.6%
Total Dividend per
Share up 12.0% to
78.6c 2018: 70.2 c (up 12.0%)
Return on Average Capital Employed1 of
11.8% 2018: 12.0%
Total Shareholder
Return of
29.3% 2018: (6.8%)
1 See Financial Key Performance Indicators section pages 32-33 and the Supplementary Information section page 216 for definitions, calculations and reconciliations of Alternative Performance Measures.

Kerry group at a glance

 
Chief Executive Review

Chief Executive Officer’s Review

Strong growth was achieved in the year, driven by good volume growth in Taste & Nutrition and the contribution from strategic acquisitions.

Chief Executive Review

Chairman's Statement

Kerry’s strategic positioning and leading business model continue to be key drivers of growth.

Chief Executive Review

Chief Financial Officer's Review

Continued consistent delivery with good growth.

Our People

Kerry Group is a leader in taste and nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries and a leading supplier of added value brands and customer branded foods.

Our Business Model

Kerry Group is a leader in taste and nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries and a leading supplier of added value brands and customer branded foods.

Our Markets

Kerry Group is a leader in taste and nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries and a leading supplier of added value brands and customer branded foods.

strategy &
financial targets

Kerry Group is a leader in taste and nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries and a leading supplier of added value brands and customer branded foods.

Financial key
performance indicators

Kerry Group is a leader in taste and nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries and a leading supplier of added value brands and customer branded foods.

Business
Review

Kerry Group is a leader in taste and nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries and a leading supplier of added value brands and customer branded foods.

Sustainability Review

Kerry Group is a leader in taste and nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries and a leading supplier of added value brands and customer branded foods.

Risk Report

Kerry Group is a leader in taste and nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries and a leading supplier of added value brands and customer branded foods.