Unilever East Africa contributes towards fight against the COVID-19 pandemic

EAST AFRICA – Unilever East Africa has spelt out a wide-ranging set of measures in the fight against Covid-19 pandemic that will focus on people’s safety, essential supplies and community support. The company’s actions are […]

Unilever’s Indian unit completes mergers with GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare

INDIA – Unilever has announced that Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL), the company’s listed subsidiary in India, has successfully completed the merger of GSK’s business in India, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare. The consolidation follows HUL’s acquisition of […]

Unilever contributes US$649m towards helping people affected by the Coronavirus

UK – Consumer goods manufacturer, Unilever has announced that it will contribute a total of €600 million (US$649m) through cash flow relief as well as donations to help in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic. […]

Unilever expands its Magnum Ice Cream portfolio with three new product varieties

USA – Unilever-owned Magnum Ice Cream has introduced a new non-dairy bar and two new ice cream tubs flavors, which the brand says are all expertly crafted with velvety ice cream and the brand’s signature cracking […]

Unilever joins Greentown Labs to support advancements in sustainability

USA – Global consumer goods company, Unilever, has joined Greentown Labs, one of the largest cleantech start-up incubator in North America, as a Terawatt-level Partner. Unilever’s partnership with the incubator seeks to support the advancement […]

Unilever partners with tech startup to explore drone-delivery of ice creams

USA – The British-Dutch consumer goods giant, Unilever has joined forces with Terra Drone Europe, a group company of Japan-headquartered Terra Drone Corporation to explore drone-delivery of ice creams in New York. Unilever conducted the […]

Unilever achieves 2.9% growth in full year sales, plans review of global tea business

UK – Multinational consumer goods company, Unilever has released its financial results for the full-year 2019 which shows an underlying sales growth of 2.9% and a turnover increase of 2%. The growth was led by […]

Unilever partners with Mondi on recyclable packaging solution

TURKEY – Unilever has joined forces with global packaging and paper firm, Mondi to support the consumer goods company’s ambitious circular economy goals. As part of the partnership, Mondi has developed a recyclable polypropylene (PP) […]

Unilever opens US$94m global Foods Innovation Centre in Netherlands

NETHERLANDS – Unilever has opened a new €85 million (US$94m) global Foods Innovation Centre on the campus of Wageningen University, located in the “Food Valley” area in the Netherlands. The new center, named ‘Hive’ for […]