Nestlé nine-month sales: strong, broad-based organic growth of 7.3%

In the first nine months of 2011, the Nestlé Group’s organic growth was 7.3%, including 4.1% real internal growth and pricing of 3.2%. Foreign exchange decreased sales by 15.1%, and divestitures (mainly Alcon) net of acquisitions by 5.7%. Organic growth of 7.3% for the nine months constitutes broad-based outperformance against the growth rates in our […]