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  • Rank70
  • Previous Rank72
  • CEO
    Paul Bulcke
  • Address
    55 Ave. Nestlé, Vevey 1800
  • Website
  • Industry
    Food Consumer Products

The world’s largest food company continued to sell off flagging business units such as PowerBar, Juicy Juice brand, and the majority of its Jenny Craig operation as it faced a weakened European consumer market, changing customer tastes, and a slowdown in emerging markets. The makeover is part of management’s plan to transform Nestlé into a nutrition and wellness company, spurred by investments in skincare and health products. Profits got a big boost from the sale of a portion of its stake in L’Oréal.

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Company Information

Paul Bulcke
Food Consumer Products
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
HQ Location
Vevey, Switzerland
Years on List21
Figures prepared in accordance with International Accounting Standards.

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

($ Millions)% change

Profits as a % of

Profit as % of Revenues15.8%
Profits as % of Assets11.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity22.4%