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Nestlé S.A.
Société Anonyme
Traded as SIX: NESN
EuronextNESTS
Industry Food processing
Founded Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Company
(1866)
Farine Lactée Henri Nestlé
(1867)
Nestlé and Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Company
(1905)
Founder Henri Nestlé, Charles Page, George Page
Headquarters Vevey, Switzerland
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Peter Brabeck-Letmathe (Chairman)
Paul Bulcke (CEO)
Wan Ling Martello (CFO)
Products Baby food, coffee, dairy products, breakfast cereals, confectionery, bottled water, ice cream, pet foods (list...)
Revenue Increase CHF 92.18 billion (2012)
Operating income
Increase CHF 14.44 billion (2012)
Increase CHF 10.61 billion (2012)
Total assets Increase CHF 126.22 billion (2012)
Total equity Increase CHF 62.60 billion (2012)
Number of employees
Increase 352,000 (2019)
NestleHQ
Nestlé's headquarters in Vevey, Switzerland

Nestlé is the world's largest food producer, by revenue. It was formed in the 1950s, when two companies merged. At the start in the 1860s, the company produced soluble milk that could be given to infants and babies. From about the 1930s, Nestlé also produced soluble coffee. In 2010, Nestle's revenue was about 109 billion Swiss Francs, and its net profit was about 32 billion Swiss Francs.

Products

Nestlé currently owns over 2000 brands. They own brands that manufacture coffee, bottled water, milkshakes and other beverages, breakfast cereals, infant foods, performance and healthcare nutrition, seasonings, soups and sauces, frozen and refrigerated foods, and pet food.

Nestlé Bear Brand

Bear Brand is a powdered milk. It was introduced in 1976. It was owned by Nestlé. It is a sterilized milk brand. The sterilized milk was introduced in 1906. The powdered milk was introduced in 1976. It is #6 among the top 50 "most popular fast-moving consumer goods" in the Philippines.

Bear Brand is sold in Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Myanmar, Malaysia, Brunei, India, Yemen, Nepal, Taiwan, Singapore, China, Iran, Bhutan, Hong Kong and Afghanistan.

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