Nestle

Nestle

About Nestle

Nestle S.A. is a Swiss multinational nutritional and health-related consumer goods company headquartered in Vevey, Switzerland. It is the largest food company in the world measured by revenues. Nestle's products include baby food, bottled water, breakfast cereals, coffee, confectionery, dairy products, ice cream, pet foods and snacks. 29 of Nestle's brands have annual sales of over 1 billion Swiss francs (about $ 1.1 billion), including Nespresso, Nescaf, KitKat, Smarties, Nesquik, Stouffer's, Vittel, and Maggi. Nestle has around 450 factories, operates in 86 countries, and employs around 328,000 people. It is one of the main shareholders of L'Oral, the world's largest cosmetics company. Nestle was formed in 1905 by the merger of the Anglo-Swiss Milk Company, established in 1866 by brothers George Page and Charles Page, and Farine Lacte Henri Nestle, founded in 1866 by Henri Nestle.