1964 :Six regional dairy cooperatives establish national marketing cooperative SODIMA.
1965 :Sodima introduces Yoplait brand.
1967 : Yoplait innovates and launches the first fruit yogurt, of which it remains the leader today on the world market for fresh dairy products
1969 :First international franchise agreement is signed for Yoplait brand.
1971 :Company introduces Candia fresh milk brand.
1990 :Sodima is reformed as Sodiaal; forms U.K. joint-venture Yoplait Dairy Crest.
1997 :Yoplait Polska subsidiary is opened.
1998 :Company changes name of Idéval cheese division to Les Fromageries Riches Monts.
1999 :Yoplait becomes number one yogurt brand in United States.
2000 :Jean-Claude Dorbec is named CEO
2002 : SODIAAL cède 50% de Yoplait à PAI Partners
2011 : General Mills acquires capital of Yoplait (purchase of a 51% stake from PAI Partners and Sodiaal)
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