Strategy development in 2021

Strategy development in 2021

Atria's strategic goal is renewal in order to become the winning northern european food company.

Atria's main strategic goals and priorities in 2021

Renewal of our company’s operations and offerings, profitable growth and the increase of ownership value support the three pillars of our operations and culture for all our stakeholders: commercial expertise, efficient functioning and responsible and sustainable values. The strategy for 2021–2025 consistently continues the long-term work of previous strategic periods to develop a strong and solvent Atria. At the heart of our operations remains our familiar mission: Good food — better mood.

Implementation of goals and priorities in 2021

Win big in poultry
Expand in convenience foods
Optimize red meat
Strengthen Foodservice, incl. fast food
Grow profitably in Sweden
Pioneer in sustainability
Best partner for owner-producer
Committed personnel
Strong financial performance

Atria’s Financial Targets and Actuals 2019–2021

Target Result 2021** 2020 2019
EBIT 5% 3.2% 2.7% 2.1%
Equity ratio 40% 48.7% 46.8% 46.9%
Return on equity (ROE) 10% 8.2% 5.7% 3.9%
Dividend distribution of the profit for the period 50% 49.5% 61.4% 78.4%

*2021: Proposal of the Board


**Actual 2021 figures are adjusted for non-recurring items key figure calculation formulas on pages 59–60 of the Annual Report.