EUROGERM S.A.

EUROGERM S.A.

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Company Overview
Eurogerm is a French-based publicly quoted company involved in the research, development, production, blending and marketing of flour and bread improvement ingredients. Its products are flour correctors, bread-making improvers, specialty bread premixes, technological aids and functional and nutritional cereal ingredients, and soft wheat pasta improvers. It also develops analytical methods such as Chronotec and Butterfly concept (TM) to aid millers in selecting wheat and correcting flours. The company was created in 1989 by Jean-Philippe Girard. Its headquarters is located in Saint-Apollinaire.
Eurogerm’s manufacturing sites are based in Quetigny and Saint-Apollinaire. Its Saint-Apollinaire plant has obtained a certificate in compliance to ISO 22000 Standards for Food Safety Management System. It is also a certified Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) for food safety. It has an area of 3, 500 mІ with a monthly capacity of 3, 000 tons of flour milling and breadmaking ingredients. Its facilities include buhler mixer and metal detector.
Eurogerm operates a scientific and educational research institute: ARPEGES, which exhibits scientific and research programme and provides customized training, information and development for its customers, employees and partners. Its partners are AB Enzymes, Dr. Suwelack, Lameri, Tate Lyle, Multiforsa and Capuzzo.
The company distributes its products in France, Algeria, Senegal, Mexico and Spain. These products are aimed to satisfy its customers’ requirements. Eurogerm offers customized solutions with a strong nutritional approach and it is driven by its will to innovate.
Business Summary
The Company specializes in development, manufacturing and marketing of milling correctors, breadmaking improvers, cereal ingredients, and auxiliary technologies intended primarily for millers and for industrial and artisan bakers. The group’s products are used to correct imperfections and irregularities in flour and to infuse it with finished products having specific properties (crustiness, flavor, aroma, freshness, softness, etc.).
Net sales break down by source of revenues as follows: sales of products (97.9%) and services (2.1%; consulting, training and diagnosis services, etc.).
France accounts for 60.1% of net sales.
Description and history
The Company specializes in development, manufacturing and marketing of milling correctors, breadmaking improvers, cereal ingredients, and auxiliary technologies intended primarily for millers and for industrial and artisan bakers. The group’s products are used to correct imperfections and irregularities in flour and to infuse it with finished products having specific properties (crustiness, flavor, aroma, freshness, softness, etc.).
Net sales break down by source of revenues as follows: sales of products (97.9%) and services (2.1%; consulting, training and diagnosis services, etc.).
France accounts for 60.1% of net sales.

History
2009 Creation of Eurogerm Brasil
2008 Creation of Eurogerm Maroc – IDS Condipoudre taking a holding Gustalis taking a holding
2007 LEAG (Barcelone – Espagne) buying the business – Going public on the Alternext market
2006 Creation of Eurogerm Andina (Perou) – Obtaining certification ISO 22000 (Saint-Apollinaire)
2005 Creation of Eurogerm Espaсa – Price performance «Sociйtй Innovante» (les Echos)
2004 Invention of Qualitec Nutrition – Creation of Eurogerm Mexico
2003 Installation of a device of traceability by codes bars
2002 Creation of Eurogerm Sйnйgal
2001 Creation of Arpиges Institute
2000 Trophy Innovation by INPI – Trophy Export «Challenge Bourgogne»
1999 Creation of Eurogerm Algйrie
1998 Invention of Qualitec and Evalsens
1995 Trophy «Espoirs de l’йconomie franзaise» (award for a company that symbolizes hope for French economy)
1994 1st enterprise in the sector obtaining certification ISO 9001
1991 Invention of Chronotec
1989 Eurogerm creation by Jean-Philippe GIRARD

Created by Jean-Philippe Girard

Description in French
La Sociйtй est spйcialisйe dans la conception, la fabrication et la commercialisation de correcteurs de meunerie, d’amйliorants de panification, d’ingrйdients cйrйaliers et d’auxiliaires technologiques destinйs principalement aux meuniers et aux boulangers industriels et artisanaux. Les produits du groupe permettent de corriger les imperfections et les irrйgularitйs de la farine, et de confйrer aux produits finis des propriйtйs spйcifiques (croustillance, goыt, saveur, fraоcheur, moelleux, etc.).
Le CA par source de revenus se ventile entre ventes de produits (97,9%) et de services (2,1% ; services de conseil, de formation, de diagnostic, etc.).
60,1% du CA est rйalisй en France.

Historique
2009 Crйation de Eurogerm Brasil
2008 Crйation de Eurogerm Maroc – Prise de participation dans le capital d’IDS Condipoudre – Prise de participation dans le capital de Gustalis
2007 Acquisition de LEAG (Barcelone – Espagne) – Introduction en Bourse sur le marchй Alternext
2006 Crйation de Eurogerm Andina (Pйrou)
Obtention de la certification ISO 22000 (Saint-Apollinaire)
2005 Crйation de Eurogerm Espaсa – Prix de la performance «Sociйtй Innovante» (les Echos)
2004 Lancement de Qualitec Nutrition – Crйation de Eurogerm Mexico
2003 Mise en place d’un dispositif de traзabilitй par codes barres
2002 Crйation de Eurogerm Sйnйgal
2001 Crйation de l’Institut Arpиges
2000 Trophйe de l’Innovation dйcernйs par l’INPI -Trophйe Export «Challenge Bourgogne»
1999 Crйation de Eurogerm Algйrie
1998 Invention et lancement de Qualitec et de Evalsens
1995 Trophйe des «Espoirs de l’йconomie franзaise»
1994 1иre entreprise de la filiиre certifiйe ISO 9001
1991 Invention de Chronotec
1989 Crйation de Eurogerm par Jean-Philippe GIRARD

Business Line
Involved in the research, development, production, blending and marketing of flour and bread improvement ingredients
Subsidiary
EUROERM MAROC
Advisor
S.E.C.C
IPO date
4/3/2007
US SIC Code
2099
Company Address
Parc d’activitй du Bois Guillaume
2, Rue Champ Dorй
City province or state postal code
21850, SAINT-APOLLINAIRE
Phone: +33 (0)3 80 73 07 77
Fax: +33 (0)3 80 73 07 70
Country address: FRANCE
Website url: www.eurogerm.com