Investment Case



Solid Fundamentals

  • Global brand footprint with well-known premium Del Monte and S&W brands
  • Long brand heritage of 130 years
  • Strong local franchise with leading market shares in the USA and the Philippines
  • Globally competitive integrated pineapple producer
  • World class expertise in agro, processing, supply chain, marketing, sales and financial management
  • Focused majority shareholder and experienced, dynamic management team

Growth Drivers

  • Near term: Restructuring for improving productivities and cost optimisation, while Asian business continues to grow
  • Mid-long term: Long term strategic plan; New business categories and channels in USA and Asia

Shareholder Value Enhancement

  • Dividend policy of 33% payout exceeded in the past:
    • 2002-03  : 60%
    • 2004        : 90%
    • 2005-12  : 75%
    • 2013 and FY2016  : 50%
  • Bonus share issue

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Recognised Corporate Transparency

  • Best Annual Report (Bronze) for mid-cap category - 2016 Singapore Corporate Awards
  • Best Managed Board (Gold) for mid-cap category - 2015 Singapore Corporate Awards
  • Ranked 32nd or Top 5% amongst 631 Singapore-listed companies – Governance and Transparency Index, August 2016

For our other awards and recognition, please click here.