September 23, 2017 8:49 PM ET

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Company Overview of The Unilever Group

Company Overview

The Unilever Group, together with its subsidiaries, operates in the fast-moving consumer goods industry worldwide. The company’s Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products. Its Foods segment provides soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines, and spreads. The company’s Home Care segment offers home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, and soap bars, as well as a range of cleaning products. Its Refreshment segment provides ice creams and tea-based beverages. The Unilever Group was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

Unilever House

100 Victoria Embankment

London,  EC4Y 0DY

United Kingdom

Founded in 1930

168,832 Employees

Phone:

44 20 7822 5252

Fax:

44 20 7822 5951

Key Executives for The Unilever Group

Chief Executive officer
Age: 60
President of Russia, Ukraine & Belarus
Head of Unilever PLC and Head of UK Media Relations
Head of UK Pensions
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

The Unilever Group Key Developments

Unilever Presents at 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, May-22-2017 01:45 PM

Unilever Presents at 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, May-22-2017 01:45 PM. Venue: JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, 5350 E. Marriott Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85054, United States. Speakers: Dennis M. Hammen, Director, Customer Service, Unilever, for Walmart, Kathryn Fair, Senior Supply Chain Director.

Unilever Closes Talenti Gelato Plant in Marietta

Unilever has closed the Talenti Gelato plant in Marietta, Ga., and moved production to Missouri. The closure takes place a little over four years after the ice cream company in August 2012 brought manufacturing to a Cobb County production facility formerly owned by The Kroger Co., creating 100 jobs.

Unilever PLC Introduces New Frozen Treats Inspired by Nostalgic Favorites

Unilever PLC is rolling out 17 new frozen treats in 2016 across five of its ice cream brands " Breyers, Good Humor, Klondike, MAGNUM Ice Cream and Popsicle. Each brand is scooping out a delicious assortment of popular flavors and favorite desserts reimagined as frozen treats, which are now available in grocery stores nationwide. Breyers has brought families together over frozen treats since 1866. In celebration of this anniversary, Breyers is introducing a full-frozen twist on ice cream cake. And for the first time, Breyers is introducing a line of conveniently, pre-portioned snack cups, perfect for a quick treat or fun gathering. From sticks to sandwiches, Good Humor has been reimagining America's favorite candies and desserts as delicious frozen treats for more than 95 years. This year, Good Humor is introducing two delicious new offerings designed to bring even more joy from its iconic truck to freezers across the country. This year, Klondike is expanding its line of classic, stickless bars to include a new variety that will take ice cream fans back to the campfire "Klondike S'Mores Stickless Bars. MAGNUM Ice Cream is the only ice cream bar made with delicious Belgian Chocolate. This year, it is expanding its MAGNUM Doubles ice cream line" which features two layers of decadent chocolate around a layer of sauce to include new twists on classic flavor pairings like chocolate-covered raspberries and chocolate and vanilla.

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