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Nestle is a global food and beverage company. It offers products and services across a range of categories, including powdered and liquid beverages, nutrition and health science, milk products and ice cream, pet care, prepared dishes and cooking aids, confectionery. The company's brands include Nescafé, KitKat, Nespresso, Maggi, Gerber, Purina, Buitoni, Herta, Dreyer's, Toll House, Lean Cuisine, S. Pellegrino, Milo, etc.
TypePublic
Founded1866
HQVevey, CH
Websitenestle.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureA

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)276,000(+2%)
Job Openings2,123
Revenue (FY, 2021)CHF87.1 B(+4%)
Share Price (May 2022)CHF121.7
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Nestle

Mark Schneider

Mark Schneider

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Stefan Palzer

Stefan Palzer

Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
François-Xavier Roger

François-Xavier Roger

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Leanne Geale

Leanne Geale

Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Governance and Compliance
Béatrice Guillaume-Grabisch

Béatrice Guillaume-Grabisch

Executive Vice President, Global Head Human Resources & Business Services
Magdi Batato

Magdi Batato

Executive Vice President, Head of Operations
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Nestle Office Locations

Nestle has offices in Vevey, Cham, La Tour-de-Peilz, Arlington and in 110 other locations
Vevey, CH (HQ)
Avenue Nestlé 55
Cham, CH
Zugerstrasse 8
La Tour-de-Peilz, CH
Rue d'Entre-deux-Villes 10
Algiers, DZ
Quartier d'affaires d'Alger, Bab Ezzouar Ilot 2, Lots no. 15 et 16
Luanda, AO
Rua Emilio M'Bidi, 97 - 99
Vicente López, AR
Avenida del Libertador 1855
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Nestle Financials and Metrics

Nestle Revenue

Nestle's revenue was reported to be CHF87.09 b in FY, 2021
CHF

Revenue (FY, 2021)

87.1b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

46.3b

Net income (FY, 2021)

17.2b

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

26.4b

EBIT (FY, 2021)

20.3b

Market capitalization (12-May-2022)

334.8b

Closing stock price (12-May-2022)

121.7

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

7.0b

EV

374.4b
Nestle's current market capitalization is CHF334.8 b.
Annual
CHFFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

91.4b92.6b84.3b87.1b

Cost of goods sold

(42.1b)(42.9b)(39.5b)(42.0b)

Gross profit

52.2b53.8b47.3b46.3b

R&D expense

(1.7b)(1.7b)(1.6b)(1.7b)
Half Year
CHFH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

45.5b41.2b41.8b

Cost of goods sold

(20.6b)(19.4b)(19.7b)

Gross profit

25.3b23.6b22.7b

R&D expense

(800.0m)(734.0m)(793.0m)
Annual
CHFFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

4.5b7.5b5.2b7.0b

Accounts Receivable

9.1b11.8b10.7b11.2b

Prepaid Expenses

1.4b1.3b1.2b1.8b

Inventories

9.1b9.3b10.1b12.0b
Half Year
CHFH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

4.5b3.5b4.9b

Accounts Receivable

11.4b10.6b11.1b

Prepaid Expenses

1.6b1.4b1.6b

Inventories

10.2b10.5b11.6b
Annual
CHFFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

13.8b16.1b14.8b11.7b

Depreciation and Amortization

3.9b3.7b3.5b3.4b

Inventories

(450.0m)(712.0m)(1.7b)(1.4b)

Accounts Payable

1.0b1.7b1.2b2.1b
Half Year
CHFH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

6.7b7.8b6.9b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2b1.7b1.7b
CHFFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

296.9k
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Nestle Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Countries

190187186

Number of Servings of Fortified Foods Provided

170 b185.4 b196 b

Brands

2 k2 k

Coffee Plantlets Distributed

181.8 m211.9 m235 m
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Nestle Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
NuunJuly 01, 2021
The Bountiful CompanyApril 30, 2021$5.75 b
Essentia WaterMarch 05, 2021
SimplyCookFebruary 24, 2021
Mindful ChefNovember 08, 2020
AimmuneOctober 30, 2020
FreshlyOctober 30, 2020$1.5 b
Vital ProteinsJune 10, 2020
ZenpepMay 11, 2020
Lily's KitchenApril 30, 2020
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Nestle Revenue Breakdown

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Nestle revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.6% from CONFECTIONERY, 27.5% from BEVERAGES, 15.1% from NUTRITION AND HEALTHCARE, 17.9% from PETCARE, 13.9% from PREPARED DISHES AND COOKING AIDS, 12.3% from MILK PRODUCTS AND ICE CREAM and 4.6% from Other

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Nestle Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

72/100

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Nestle Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Nestle Online and Social Media Presence

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Nestle Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    77/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    93/100

  • Compensation

    A

    79/100

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Nestle News and Updates

Outlook on the Food Intolerance Products Global Market to 2031 - Featuring Nestle, General Mills and Abbott Laboratories Among Others

Dublin, May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Food Intolerance Products Market by Product Type, by Distribution Channel, and Region: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2022-2031" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global food intolerance products market…

Nestle India Q1 CY22 Result Review - Maintains Growth Momentum; Input Cost At 10-Year-High: IDBI Capital

Nestlé India Q1 CY22 Result Review - Maintains Growth Momentum; Input Cost At 10 Year High: IDBI Capital

Dow Jones Newswires: Nestle reports higher sales, backs outlook as it lifts prices to combat inflationary costs

The Swiss consumer-goods giant reported higher quarterly sales, helped by stepped up pricing to battle higher inflationary costs.

Nestle Starts Year With Strongest Price Increases in Decade

Nestle Starts Year With Strongest Price Increases in Decade

Nestle sales rise on increased pricing, backs full-year outlook

Nestle sales rise on increased pricing, backs full-year outlook

Global Acne Treatment Market Report 2022-2025 Featuring Key Players - Vyne Therapeutics, Bausch Health, Nestle, & Abbvie

Dublin, April 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Acne Treatment Market: Analysis By Acne Type (Inflammatory and Non- Inflammatory), By Treatment Type (Medication and Therapeutic Devices), Size & Trends with Impact of Covid-19 and Forecast up to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndM…
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Nestle Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nestle founded?

    Nestle was founded in 1866.

  • Who are Nestle key executives?

    Nestle's key executives are Mark Schneider, Stefan Palzer and François-Xavier Roger.

  • How many employees does Nestle have?

    Nestle has 276,000 employees.

  • What is Nestle revenue?

    Latest Nestle annual revenue is CHF87.1 b.

  • What is Nestle revenue per employee?

    Latest Nestle revenue per employee is CHF315.5 k.

  • Who are Nestle competitors?

    Competitors of Nestle include Kerry, Tata Consumer Products and Ingredion.

  • Where is Nestle headquarters?

    Nestle headquarters is located at Avenue Nestlé 55, Vevey.

  • Where are Nestle offices?

    Nestle has offices in Vevey, Cham, La Tour-de-Peilz, Arlington and in 110 other locations.

  • How many offices does Nestle have?

    Nestle has 115 offices.