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Company Overview of The Unilever Group

Company Overview

The Unilever Group produces edible and personal use consumer goods. It offers foods, including soups, bouillons, sauces, pasta sauces and dressings, noodles, meals, and packet tea products; home care products, such as cleansing, deodorants, antiperspirants, and hygiene products; and personal products, including soaps, shampoos, and deodorants and hand creams, as well as facial skincare items for sensitive skin. The Unilever Group also produces ice creams. The company has strategic partnerships with IOI Loders Croklaan and Time Warner Inc. The Unilever Group was founded in 1930 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Unilever House

Blackfriars

London,  EC4P 4BQ

United Kingdom

Founded in 1930

Phone:

44 20 7822 6010

Fax:

44 20 7822 5511

Key Executives for The Unilever Group

Chief Executive officer
Age: 57
President of Asia Africa, Central & Eastern Europe
Age: 60
Head of Unilever PLC and Head of UK Media Relations
Head of UK Pensions
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Unilever Group Key Developments

Unilever to Make Certain Changes in the Staff

Unilever BOD decided to make certain changes in the staff. V.Singha (India) is appointed as vice president on foods marketing; I.Bakhtina - vice president on business development in Africa and Namet Rub.

The Unilever Group Reports Sales Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

The Unilever Group reported sales results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. The company said like-for-like sales rose by 2.1% in the fourth quarter, in line with the third quarter, which was the slowest quarterly growth since 2009. Total sales for the year to 31 December, including the impact of currency movements, declined by 2.7% to €48.4 billion (£36.9 billion).

Unilever and IOI Loders Croklaan Sign Global Partnership

Unilever and IOI Loders Croklaan have signed a global partnership. The partnership is designed to drive efficiencies, increase capacity and quality of specialty oils and fats as well as commodity oils. At the heart of the partnership is the shared responsibility of accelerating sustainable market transformation for Palm Oil. The partnership was signed at Unilever’s Partner to Win Summit in Wembley, London (UK). Through this strategic agreement, IOI Loders Croklaan reinforces its commitment to support Unilever on their bold ambition to double the size of its business while reducing its environmental footprint and increasing positive social impact.

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