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UNILEVER NVCompany logo

Netherlands (NL)

OpenCorporation rating: 52.67 on 100

Ranking 2019: 93 on 568 companies

Primary and secondary NACE classification:
• Manufacture of other food products nec (1089)
• Other processing and preserving of fruit and vegetables (1039)

Company description

The company is engaged in the manufacture,marketing and supply of consumer goods in foods, home and personal product categories worldwide. It was established in 1930. The company has a registered head office based in Rotterdam, Netherlands.The company is recognized as one of the largest producers and distributors of consumer goods in the country. It offers range of personal care products, including skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products under the brand names of Axe, Brylcreem, Dove, Fissan, Lifebuoy, Lux, Pond's, Radox, Rexona, Signal & Close Up, Simple, St Ives, Sunsilk, TRESemme, Vaseline, and VO5. The company also provides home care products comprising laundry tablets, powders and liquids, soap bars, and various cleaning products under the Cif, Comfort, Domestos, Omo, Radiant, Sunlight, and Surf brand names. In addition, the company offers food products consisting of soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads, as well as cooking products, such as liquid margarines. The company markets its food products under the brand names of Becel/Flora, Bertolli, Blue Band, Rama, Hellmann's, Amora, and Knorr. Further, the company provides refreshment products, which include ice cream, tea-based beverages, weight-management products, and nutritionally enhanced staples under the brand names of Heartbrand, Lipton, and Slim.Fast.The company sells its products through its own sales force, as well as through independent brokers, agents, and distributors to chain, wholesale, co-operative and independent grocery accounts, food service distributors, and institutions. The company has partnership with the World Food Programme (WFP), the world's largest humanitarian agency which provides food to approximately 90 million people in 80 countries.The company has offices and stores in the United States of America, the United Kingdom, Ghana, Peru, Norway, the Philippines, France, Bermuda, Japan, Australia, the People's Republic of China, Switzerland, Kenya, Hungary, Israel, Czech Republic, Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, Zambia, Luxembourg, Italy, Germany, and Sweden.The company's mission is to add vigor to life by meeting the daily needs for nutrition, hygiene, and personal care with products that help people feel good, look good, and enjoy life.

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Latest news about unilever nv

24 January 2020 - 12:00

Conti in perdita, 16 milioni di debiti verso Unilever e altri fattori che spiegano perché Grom chiude alcune gelaterie

E chissà se è anche per la riorganizzazione voluta da Unilever che a settembre Grom e Martinetti si sono dimessi, rispettivamente dalle poltrone di presidente e amministratore delegato. La sensazione è però che il gelato Grom non sarà più quello di una volta

22 January 2020 - 12:00

Unilever Gulf teams up with Bee’ah to tackle plastic waste

Unilever Gulf and Bee’ah have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore an end-to-end integrated plastic recycling management system in the UAE

› source:  Dubai Forum

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