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Company History

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Nestlé is the largest food and beverage company in the world. With a manufacturing facility or office in nearly every country of the world, Nestlé often is referred to as "the most multinational of the multinationals." Nestlé markets approximately 7,500 brands organized into the following categories: baby foods, breakfast cereals, chocolate and confectionery, beverages, bottled water, dairy products, ice cream, prepared foods, foodservice, and pet care.

Promoters of the Company- Founded by Henri Nestlé Area/ sector to which it belongs - Food and nutrition basically it belong to
Food Processing.

Year of inception – founded in 1867 Type of services/ products being offered- Nestlé has some 6,000 brands,with
a wide range of products across a number of markets, including coffee (Nescafe, Nespresso, etc.), bottled water (Buxton, Perrier, etc.), milkshakes and other beverages (Nesquik, Milo, Carnation, etc.), chocolate (Milky Bar, After Eight, and many others), ice cream (Häagen-Dazs, Skinny Cow, etc.), breakfast cereals (Cheerios, Golden Nuggets, Shreddies, etc.), infant foods (now including Gerber products), performance and healthcare nutrition (Nesvita, PowerBar, etc.), seasonings, soups and sauces (Maggi, Buitoni, etc.), frozen and refrigerated foods (Findus, Lean Cuisine, etc.), confectionery (Rowntree products, Caramac, Wonka products, etc.), and pet food (Winalot, Felix, etc.).

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The seventh factory was set up at Pantnagar. 1900: Nestlé opens a factory in the United States. This was succeeded by the commissioning of two more factories at Ponda and Bicholim.A. is adopted as the official corporate title of the company. Nestlé India’s first production facility. in 1993. Uttarakhand. Switzerland. was followed soon after by its second plant. Head office India. becoming a major shareholder of the cosmetics company L'Oréal. in 1989.The Nestle manufacturing facility present nearly in every country of the world. and Samalkha (Haryana). set up in 1961 at Moga (Punjab). Nestlé India set up factories in Nanjangud (Karnataka). 1974: Nestlé enters the nonfood business. Manufacturing site.The Nestlé India head office is located in Gurgaon. 1979: After numerous name changes. in 1967.Location (Head office/corporate office and location of the manufacturing site) Head office. 1992: Nestlé acquires Perrier. in 1995 and 1997 respectively. Switzerland. Haryana. in 2006.Nestlé Headquarters is situated in Vevey. Nestlé S. Goa. set up at Choladi (Tamil Nadu). Consequently. 1867: Henri Nestlé begins selling cow's milk-food in Vevey. 1938: Nestlé introduces Nescafe. Major events related to the organization like Mergers/ Acquisitions/ splits etc           1884 :acquisition of Fabrique de Produits Maggi 1866: The Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Company is founded in Cham. 1985: Nestlé acquires Carnation and Hills Brothers Inc. In India Nestle have 7 Manufacturing unit. 2 . Switzerland. 1905: Nestlé and the Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Company merge.

This is the statement that they launch for the people who want to work in Nestle“If you take your career as seriously as we take our brands. Nestle contributes to your wellbeing and enhances your quality of life. 2002: Nestlé acquires Ralston-Purina to become co-leader in the global pet food business. With our unique experience of anticipating consumers' needs and creating solutions. throughout the world. health and wellness. 2003: Nestlé acquires Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream. And at nestle they are committed to finding and developing the future leaders of company. passion and the interpersonal communication skills which help the people in personnel growth as well as Nestle growth. throughout their lives. you should consider a career at Nestlé” 3 . Vision and Mission VISION STATEMENT “At Nestlé. So for this. making it the second largest pet food maker in Europe. we believe that research can help us make better food so that people live a better life. they look for people with the self-motivation.   1998: Nestlé acquires the Spillers pet food business belonging to Dalgety PLC.” “Nestlé strives to be a leader in nutrition. with the belief that good food is central to health and wellness. MISSION STATEMENT “Nestle is dedicated to providing the best foods to people throughout their day. Type of skill sets Required Nestle goals is to provide quality brands and products that are essential to good living.

and Edible Oils sectors.Major competitors Nestlé competitors are primarily in the Dairy Products industry. Nestlé also competes in the Candy & Confections. Incorporated Nestlé competitors (India) include:                 GlaxoSmith Con Britannia Kwality Dairy Rei Agro KRBL Usher Agro Heritage Foods Lakshmi Energy Kohinoor Foods LT Foods ADF Foods Vadilal Ind Agro Dutch Ind SKM Egg Product Sita Shree Food KLRF 4 . Nestlé competitors (worldwide) include:    Danone Kraft Foods Mars. Canned & Frozen Foods.

AMIT KUMAR PGFB1005 PGDM (G) 5 . Company in any industry copy or imitate everything adopted by other company and I think the unique value and principles followed in Nestle are not imitate easily and ultimately this provide them a competitive advantage over the other and that’s why they are leader in this food processing industry.Miscellaneous information Nestlé is not like other companies. These factor are        A positive attitude toward work A pragmatic. realistic approach to doing business An open-minded approach to the world A minimal number of systems and written guidelines A personal style of management An atmosphere of mutual trust An avoidance of showing off. windy rhetoric and hypocritical remarks An emphasis on practical experience and on the setting of good examples.