The company name of Bell Ltd was officially changed to Bell Food Group Ltd at the Annual General Meeting on 11 April 2017. Bell Food Group Ltd is the parent company of the Bell Food Group and has its registered office in Basel in Switzerland. It is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.
The shares were listed on the stock exchange mainly to access a broader capital market and to pay tribute to the broad customer base of the Bell Food Group.
Bell Food Group Ltd is the only listed company among the companies included in the consolidated financial statements. Its major shareholdings are listed in the notes to the consolidated financial statements on pages 43 and 44 by company name, domicile, sphere of activity, method of consolidation, capital stock and ownership interest.
The Bell Food Group consistently pursued its adopted strategy in the 2017 financial year and continued to grow further. Proceeds from the sale of goods increased by 5.9 % to CHF 3.6 billion. Sales volume rose by 9.6&nbs...