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Unilever is launching a more natural beauty brand

All aboard the clean-beauty train! As of late, there have been some big steps to make drugstore products cleaner than ever before. Proctor & Gamble …

Starbucks and Unilever Strike a $384 Million Deal

Unilever will take over the Tazo tea brand from Starbucks, in a sale that looks advantageous for both parties.<p>Some people are willing to pay a fancy …

Mita Mallick

Mita Mallick is Head of Diversity and Cross Cultural Marketing, for Unilever where she oversees strategies for achieving gender balance at manager …

Unilever's Supply Chain Shows The Importance Of Sustainability | Articles | Chief Supply Chain Officer

On 2 September 1929, soap manufacturers Lever Brothers and margarine producers Unie signed an agreement to create Unilever. Since then, the …

How Unilever’s micro-influencers fit into its ‘less is more’ advertising strategy

Bigger doesn’t always mean better for Unilever when it comes to the influencers it works with.<p>Influencers previously hired by the advertiser had to …

Refreshments To Remain Unilever's Fastest-Growing Segment Going Forward

Unilever‘s refreshments business includes brands such as Lipton, Slim Fast and Ben & Jerry’s. The segment contributes close to 20% of the company’s total revenues and accounts for 18% of its value, per Trefis estimates. Going forward, we expect this segment to become Unilever’s fastest-growing …

Why Unilever Needs Love Beauty and Planet

Like other big packaged-goods players, Unilever launched few new brands in recent decades as it focused on making big brands such as Dove even …

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Unilever sells margarine business to KKR for £6bn

<b>Unilever has agreed to sell its margarine and spreads business, which include Flora and ProActiv, to private equity giant KKR for €6.8bn ($8bn; £6bn).</b><p>The move follows a wide-ranging review of its business which was prompted by a takeover attempt by rival Kraft.<p>Unilever said it would look for a …

What To Make Of Unilever's Sale Of Its Spreads Business

Unilever recently announced that it will be selling its spreads business to KKR for about $8 billion (€6.825 billion) on a cash-free and debt-free basis. The deal is expected to close by the middle of 2018. Unilever had announced its plans to divest the spreads business in April, largely to boost …

Lever Brothers

<b>Lever Brothers</b> was a British manufacturing company founded in 1885 by brothers William Hesketh Lever (1851–1925) and James Darcy Lever (1854–1916). …

BBC News | BUSINESS | Unilever: A company history

From ice cream to washing powder, Anglo-Dutch group Unilever is one of the world's biggest makers of household goods.<p>The consumer goods giant grew out of a merger in 1930 between Dutch margarine company Margarine Unie and British soapmaker Lever Brothers.<p>Seventy years later, it has lost out to US …

Why Unilever Isn't Spreading Its Bets

The Anglo-Dutch conglomerate will sell its spreads business to private equity firm KKR. It's a favorable deal for shareholders.<p>On Friday, <b>Unilever plc</b> …