3577 Food Products

Kerry Group Plc Monitor

Kerry Group Plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1022
Company covered: 
Kerry Group Plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 30 October 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Change in deferred tax linked to reduction in US tax rate.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the impacts of new accounting standards including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers", and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Detailed disclosure in respect of business acquisitions made during the year.
Change
Separate sections outlining director and auditor responsibilities included in auditors' report.

Dairy Crest Group plc Monitor

Dairy Crest Group plc Annual Report 2017-18
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0913
Company covered: 
Dairy Crest Group plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2018
Report issued on 17 September 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Discussion on a new key audit matter included in audit report.
Change
Separate sections outlining director and auditor responsibilities included in auditors' report.
Change
Change in inflation index assumption results in a reduction in pension obligations.
Change
Introduction of a separate section discussing alternative performance measures.
Change
Extended disclosure of principal risks.

Tate & Lyle PLC Monitor

Tate & Lyle PLC Annual Report 2017-18
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0903
Company covered: 
Tate & Lyle PLC
Period End: 
31 March, 2018
Report issued on 3 September 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Discussion of key audit matters included in audit report.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the impacts of new accounting standards: IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 16 "Leases" and IFRIC 23 “Uncertainty over income tax treatments”.
Change
Change in reporting segments reflects economic characteristics and the management structure of the business.
Change
Change in allocation of goodwill to cash generating units for impairment test purposes.
Change
Recognition of exceptional tax credit linked to change in US tax laws.
Change
Disclosure of post balance sheet business acquisition agreement.

Nestle S.A. Monitor

Nestle S.A. Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0608
Company covered: 
Nestle S.A.
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 12 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Disclosure of discussion in respect of IFRIC 23 "Uncertainty over income tax treatments".
Pronouncements
Presentation of a reconciliation of movements in liabilities arising from financing activities on adoption of an amendment to IAS 7 "Statement of cash flows".
Restatement
Change in segment reporting structure results in prior year restatement.
Change
Disclosure of information in respect business acquisition completed after the balance sheet date.
New
Insertion of a new tabular disclosure on trade and other payables by type.

Tate & Lyle PLC Monitor

Tate & Lyle PLC Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0305
Company covered: 
Tate & Lyle PLC
Period End: 
31 March, 2017
Report issued on 13 March 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Exceptional impairment charge recognised in respect of business disposal.
Restatement
Finalisation of business combination asset values results in recognition of additional goodwill.
Change
Recognition of pension settlement gain.
Change
Deferred tax credit recognised in respect of tax losses.
Change
Goodwill impairment linked to lower growth expectations.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the future impacts of new accounting standards.

Associated British Foods plc Monitor

Associated British Foods plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0112
Company covered: 
Associated British Foods plc
Period End: 
16 September, 2017
Report issued on 23 January 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Change in length of reporting period results in lack of comparability.
Change
Aggregate information disclosed in respect of business combinations.
Change
Disposal gain on sale of two businesses previously classified as held for sale separately highlighted on the face of the income statement.
Change
Tabular disclosure of principal risks includes new risk factor in respect of "Socio-political uncertainty".
Change
Key audit matters section included in the auditors' report.

Dairy Crest Group plc Monitor

Dairy Crest Group plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0103
Company covered: 
Dairy Crest Group plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2017
Report issued on 2 January 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Proposed changes to directors remuneration policy include introduction of a new long term incentive plan.
Change
Audit report enhanced by inclusion of tabular disclosure outlining changes to risks of material misstatement.
Pronouncements
Disclosure of impending impacts linked to future adoption of new revenue standard.
Change
Assets held for sale disclosed in a separate line on the face of the statement of financial position.

Cranswick plc Monitor

Cranswick plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1205
Company covered: 
Cranswick plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2017
Report issued on 12 December 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Results of business disposed disclosed in separate line on the face of the income statement as a discontinued operation.
Change
Detailed disclosure on "alternative performance measures" introduced within the financial statements.
Change
Disclosure of qualitative description of factors that make up business acquisition goodwill.
Change
Auditors identify acquisition accounting as an area of risk of material misstatement.

Tate & Lyle PLC Monitor

Tate & Lyle PLC Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/03008
Company covered: 
Tate & Lyle PLC
Period End: 
31 March, 2016
Report issued on 21 March 2017 covered the following practice issues:
New
Control of previous joint venture achieved through stepped acquisition.
Restatement
Segment information restated to show joint ventures and associates on an equity accounting basis.
Change
Change in impairment valuation technique from value-in-use to fair value less cost of disposal for goodwill acquired last year.
Change
Table introduced showing cash flow impacts from individual exceptional items.
Change
Narrative description of key factors impacting the sustainability of its effective tax rate presented.
Change
Additional disclosures on accounting estimates and judgement relating to inventories and taxation presented.

Cranswick plc Monitor

Cranswick plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2016/1109
Company covered: 
Cranswick plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2016
Report issued on 21 November 2016 covered the following practice issues:
New
Post balance sheet date acquisition disclosed.
New
Goodwill impairment calculated based on value in use of cash-generating unit.
Change
Enhanced auditors’ report presentation as a result of the inclusion of tables and graphs
New
Clarity of corporate governance disclosures enhanced through the use of graphs showing director length of tenure, expertise and sexual diversity balance.
Change
Presentation of strategic report is changed to include identification of strategic pillars.