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UNILEVER PLCCompany logo

United Kingdom (GB)

OpenCorporation rating: 53.48 on 100

Ranking 2021: 203 on 602 companies

Primary and secondary NACE classification:
• Manufacture of other food products nec (1089)
• Operation of dairies and cheese making (1051)

Company description

This company, with headquarters in Wirral (London), is a manufacturer of branded and packaged goods, primarily foods, detergents, home care and personal products. It is one of the world's biggest companies with operations around the world. It was established in January 1930 when the Margarine Unie and the Lever Brothers decided to merge their interests on margarine and soap production.The company aims to add vitality to life. Its products include foods, home and personal care brands such as Bestfood, Knorr, Findus, Birds Eye View and Iglo. The brands are the number one producer of frozen foods in Europe. It is the category leader in margarine and spreads in most European countries and North America, with brands such as Becel (the Netherlands), Flora (UK) and Take Control (US). It is the world's leading ice cream producer, with brands such as Algida and Wall's in Europe, and Ben & Jerry's in the United States. It also produces Magnum snack-sizes and Cornetto miniature and multi-packs. It is the largest seller of packet tea in the world through its Lipton and Brooke Bond brands.

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Latest news about unilever plc

19 November 2021 - 07:41

Cvc si beve il tè Lipton per 4,5 miliardi. Maxi offerta a Unilever - Il Sole 24 ORE

La divisione tè a Cvc Capital per 4,5 miliardi di euro: comprende 34 marchi tra cui Tazo e Pukka

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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