Unilever is conglomerate in the fast-moving consumer goods space. The company came into being in 1929 following the merger of Margarine Unie and soap maker Lever Brothers. The company has its headquarters in London, England as well as Rotterdam Netherlands, to cater to its vast business empire.

After starting as a maker of products made up of oils and fats, the company diversified its operations expanding into new segments in the process. Unilever Group operates under four main segments of Foods, Refreshment, Homecare, and Beauty & Personal Products.

The company owns over 400 brands that are currently on sale in over 190 countries. Some of its flagship products include Dove, Omo Hertbrand ice creams as well as Sunsilk Lux and Magnum. Unilever stock is currently listed on the London Stock Exchange as well as in Amsterdam Euronext.

Latest Unilever News

FTSE 100 Index – Highlights Of The Past Week

The FTSE 100 index opened at 7247.08 on Monday, October 14th, 2019. The index traded below the opening level throughout the week and have closed at 7,160.87 on Friday. The market presented a sharp decline of around 87 points in...

FTSE 100 Index – An Insight Into The Friday Trading Session

The financial experts, analysts, investors, and traders alike have been interested in the two macro events of the U.S – China trade war and the United Kingdom’s departure from the European Union for the longest time. The global financial markets...

Unilever share price surges as sales growth beats forecast

Shares in Unilever (LON:ULVR) have climbed higher in London in today’s session as the company reported better-than-expected sales growth in the first quarter of the year. The Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant, however, disclosed a fall in turnover during the reported...

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