Russian juice and dairy company Wimm-Bill-Dann has posted 2002 net profit to US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles of US$35.7m, up 12% from the previous year, but well below analysts' expectations. The company's sales rose 22% to $824.7m, while earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation rose to $83.3m compared to $73.7m a year earlier.