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Unilever Sees Q1 Sales Rise From Ballooning Price Inflation

Costs, and prices, are set to rise further as the year progresses, said Unilever CEO Alan Jope.

The U.K.: A Beauty Stalwart Heats Up

The U.K. market is buzzing with M&A deals, retail rollouts and online opportunity, while brands are launching…

Alan Jope Prepares to Pump Up Unilever’s Prestige Beauty Business

Following the aborted GSK consumer health care deal, Jope is looking for a bigger share of the high-growth…

Unilever Turnover, Profits Rise, as Group Pauses Sale of Elida Beauty

In the 12 months to Dec. 31, sales growth at Unilever outstripped market expectations. The corporate giant…

What’s Next for Unilever After Reorg, Management Reshuffle

Fernando Fernandez, executive vice president of Latin America, is taking on the newly created role of…

Investor Nelson Peltz Will Soon Be Brooklyn Beckham’s Father-in-law

Beckham is engaged to the actress and director Nicola Peltz, daughter of Nelson and Claudia Heffner Peltz.

Sunny Jain Leaves Unilever in Corporate Shake-up

Unilever has shaken up management, set layoffs and simplified its organizational model following its failed…

Unilever Won’t Sweeten GSK Consumer Offer, Ending Bid for Company

Unilever said it will not raise its bid for GSK's Consumer Healthcare arm above 50 billion pounds, and said…

Analysts, Markets Think Unilever’s GSK Consumer Bid Is a Bad Idea

Unilever's shares fell nearly 7 percent on Monday after it confirmed its interest in the consumer health…

Unilever Continues to Pursue GSK Consumer Healthcare, Despite Three Failed Bids

The consumer giant, which has been trying to take over the consumer health care arm of GSK, has issued a…

GSK Rejects Three Bids From Unilever for Consumer Healthcare Division

GSK's consumer division, which is run as a JV with Pfizer, includes Sensodyne toothpaste, Polident denture…

Unilever Skincare, Prestige Beauty Sales See Robust Growth in First Half

Unilever's overall underlying sales were up 5.4 percent to 25.8 billion euros in the six months to June 30…

Unilever Reports Robust Underlying Growth in Q1, Confirms Beauty Sale

Underlying sales were up 5.7 percent in the three months to March 31, with the spin-off of small, non-core…

Prestige Beauty, Nutrition Will Be Engines of Growth at Unilever

CEO Alan Jope said Unilever's prestige beauty unit "is now the best-performing luxury beauty business in the…

Unilever Sets Punchy Goals as Revenue Declines 2.4% in 2020

Going forward, the consumer giant said it plans to invest in "high growth spaces," put the focus on the U.S.…