Fresh and processed food company Greenyard reported financial year 2017/2018 had a decline in sales of -1.7% to €4,175.9 million from €4,249.2 million in the previous year but with a higher net profit.
Property investor Aedifica announced it had appointed Ms Ingrid Daerden as new Chief Financial Ofﬁcer as at 1 September 2018.
Pigment and dyes specialist Holland Colours reported revenue increased by 8% in the 2017/2018 financial year to €83.5 million, from €77.5 million last year, and net profit was up 13%.
Telecommunications company Proximus announced it had acquired Umbrio, a Dutch company specialised in IT and network operations, monitoring and analytics.
Investment company Kardan reported a net profit in the first quarter of 2018 of € 4.3 million compared to a loss of € 17.8 million in the same period of 2017, mainly due to a €12.7 million positive currency impact on its debentures.
Mithra Pharmaceuticals announced it had €77.5 million in gross proceeds by a private placement of 2,672,414 new shares through an accelerated bookbuild offer.
Professional information services provider Wolters Kluwer announced it was nominating Mr Chris Vogelzang for appointment to its Supervisory Board.
Belgium postal company bpost announced it had formed a non-exclusive partnership with DHL Parcel to facilitate and accelerate cross-border online shopping between Belgium and the Netherlands.
Student housing property company Xior announced it was raising up to €134 million with a new share issue to finance its growth strategy.
Automotive group D’Ieteren reported it had a positive start to 2018 with combined sales rising by 3.5% in the first quarter.
Energy distributor Eneco Group announced it had appointed with immediate effect Mr Ruud Sondag as Chief Executive Officer.
Energy company Shell reported income in the first quarter of 2018 was up 67% at US$5.9 billion compared to the same period of 2017.
Geotechnical and science services company Fugro reported first quarter 2018 revenue grew 3.3% on a comparable basis but was down -7.0% at €350.4 million from €376.7 million in the same period of 2017 due to currency effects.
Equipment manufacturer BE Semiconductor Industries reported revenue was up 1.1% on the previous quarter and up 40.5% at €154.9 million compared to €110.2 million in the same period of 2017.
Lighting manufacturer Philips Lighting reported first quarter sales in 2018 were -11.2% lower at €1,501 million compared to €1,690 million in the same period of 2017 partly due to adverse currency movements.