As the leading nutrition, health and wellness company, we are committed to enhancing people’s lives, everywhere, every day. We strive to make our brands tastier and healthier choices that help consumers care for themselves and their families, thus earning their trust and recommendations to others. Delivering on this commitment enables us to create long-term sustainable value for our consumers and customers, for our communities, for our shareholders and for our employees.

We believe that leadership is about behaviour, and we recognise that trust is earned over a long period of time by consistently delivering on our promises. Nestlé believes that it is only possible to create long-term sustainable value for our shareholders if our behaviour, strategies and operations also create value for the communities where we operate, for our business partners, our employees and of course, for our consumers. We call this 'creating shared value'.

Nestlé can trace its origins back to 1866, when the first European condensed milk factory was opened in Cham, Switzerland, by the Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Company. One year later, Henri Nestlé, a trained pharmacist, launched one of the world’s first prepared infant cereals ‘Farine lactée’ in Vevey, Switzerland. Today, with our headquarters still based in the Swiss town of Vevey, we had sales of CHF 91.6 bn. in 2014. We employ over 330,000 people and have factories or operations in almost every country in the world.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Vevey, CH
Founded
1905
Size (employees)
328,000 (est)
Website
nestle.com
Nestle was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Vevey, CH

Key People at Nestle

Ulf Mark Schneider

Ulf Mark Schneider

CEO

Nestle Office Locations

Nestle has an office in Vevey
Vevey, CH (HQ)
55 Avenue Nestlé

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Nestle News and Updates

Once “reticent,” Nestle now woos an aspirational India after burning millions on the Maggi disaster

In July 2015, when Suresh Narayanan took over as managing director and chairman of the Nestle’s India business, the “fire was burning and bright.” The…

Nestle, General Mills, PepsiCo want to munch on Weetabix

Nestle, PepsiCo, Lucky Charms owner General Mills, and Turkish food group Pladis are interested in gobbling up breakfast cereal brand Weetabix. General Mills and Nestle are plotting a bid through their Cereal Partners Worldwide joint venture, the Daily Telegraph has reported.  The world's bigg…

Nestle: Dogs are workplace 'stress busters'

Company says pets help reduce workplace stress.

Nestle says will cut sugar in chocolate by 40%

Kitkat-maker Nestle says it has discovered a way to make chocolate with much less sugar.

Nestle Says It Has Found A Sweet New Way To Cut Sugar From Its Chocolate

But the Kit Kat maker isn't giving too much away.
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