Creating a better future every day

We aim to provide people the world over with products that are good for them and good for others.

Our vision

We will develop new ways of doing business with the aim of doubling the size of our company while reducing our environmental impact.

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Unilever at a glance

  • People

    167 000

    employees at the end of 2010.

  • Nationalities


    nationalities among our top tier managers.

  • Opportunities


    of our business comes from emerging markets.

  • Countries


    in which our products are sold.

  • R&D


    spent on R&D worldwide in 2010.

  • Environment

    12 years

    as sector leader of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes.

Making sustainable living commonplace

Making sustainable living commonplace

We work to create a better future every day, with brands and services that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life.

Signature branding

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Corporate branding on product

Unilever UK & Ireland will put ‘signature’ corporate branding on its product brand advertising


Paul Polman with Ban Ki-moon at the UN in June 2010

CEO speaks out on sustainability at major UN event

25/06/2010: Paul Polman explains why the world is at a tipping point.

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