Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Food, Home and Personal Care products with sales in over 190 countries.
Unilever’s products are present in 7 out of 10 homes globally and are used by over 2 billion people on a daily basis. Unilever works with 173,000 colleagues around the world and generated annual sales of over €50 billion in 2012.
Over half of the company’s footprint is in the faster growing developing and emerging markets (55% in 2012). Working to create a better future every day, Unilever helps people feel good, look good and get more out of life. Unilever’s portfolio includes some of the world’s best known brands such as Knorr, Persil / Omo, Dove, Sunsilk, Hellmann’s, Lipton, Rexona / Sure, Wall’s, Lux, Rama, Ponds and Axe, 14 of which now generate a turnover of €1 billion or more.
Unilever has been recognised in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Indexes for 14 consecutive years. Unilever is included in the FTSE4Good Index Series and attained a top environmental score of 5, leading to inclusion in the FTSE4Good Environmental Leaders Europe 40 Index. In 2012 Unilever led the Climate Counts Company Scorecard and the list of Global Corporate Sustainability Leaders in the GlobeScan /SustainAbility latest annual survey (2012) – both for the second year running.
The company is an employer of choice in many of the countries in which it operates and is seen as a symbol for innovation and leadership development.