Nestle is a famous Swiss multinational food and beverage company headquartered in Vevey, Switzerland. It is the largest food company in the world measured by revenues. The company offer breakfast cereals, coffee and tea, confectionery, baby food, bottled water, dairy products, ice cream,frozen food, pet foods, and snacks.
Nestlé launched “Good Nutrition Programs” to help children adopt healthy nutrition habits in countries such as France, United Kingdom and Russia. Nestlé’s “aggressive marketing” of breast milk substitutes, lead them to a boycott in 1977.
This happened because the company particularly focused in less economically developed countries (LEDCs), largely among the poor. Most NGOs criticised about the company’s unethical provision of incentives to doctors and nurses to promote the use of infant formula.
Nestle faced issues with Melamine in chinese milk. Hong Kong government found cadaverous levels of melamine in a Chinese-made Nestlé milk product. Due to this, Six infants died from kidney damage, and a further 860 babies were hospitalized. Those milk adulterated with melamine.
E-coli Outbreak was another problem during 2009. Supply of contaminated flour obtained from a raw material supplier caused E-coli Outbreak was linked to Nestlé’s refrigerated cookie dough originating in a plant in Danville, Virginia. Related to this Nestlé recalled 30,000 cases of the cookie dough.
Famous Brands of Nestle
Nestle offer Baby foods like:- Cerelac, Gerber, Gerber Graduates, NaturNes, Nestum. Their Bottled water list includes Nestlé Pure Life, Perrier, Poland Spring, S.Pellegrino etc.
Cereals offered are Chocapic, Cini Minis, Cookie Crisp, Estrelitas, Fitness, Nesquik Cereal etc. Quality and tasty Chocolate & confectionery items like Aero, Butterfinger, Cailler, Crunch, KitKat, Orion, Smarties,Wonka are also from Nestle.
Enjoy Coffee like Nescafé, Nescafé 3 in 1, Nescafé Cappuccino, Nescafé Classic, Nescafé Decaff, Nescafé Dolce Gusto, Nescafé Gold, Nespresso etc. You can have Culinary, chilled and frozen foods from nestle like Buitoni, Herta, Hot Pockets, Lean Cuisine, Maggi, Stouffer’s,Thomy etc.
Dairy products from the company includes:- Carnation, Coffee-Mate, La Laitière, Nido. You will love Drinks like Milo, Nesquik, Nestea. Nestle also offers Food service lke Chef, Chef-Mate, Maggi, Milo, Minor’s, Nescafé, Nestea, Sjora,Lean Cuisine, Stouffer’s.
Healthcare nutrition of the company makes Boost, Nutren Junior, Peptamen, Resource etc. Every one love to have Nestle Ice cream like Dreyer’s, Extrême, Häagen-Dazs, Mövenpick, Nestlé Ice Cream. Company offers range of Petcare products like Alpo, Bakers Complete, Beneful, Cat Chow, Chef Michael’s Canine Creations, Dog Chow, Fancy Feast, Felix, Friskies,Gourmet, Purina, Purina ONE, Pro Plan etc.
- Nestlé and Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Company founded on 1905
- Founded by Henri Nestlé, Charles Page, George Page
- Headquarters located at Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland
- Offer Baby food, coffee, dairy products,breakfast cereals, confectionery,bottled water, ice cream, pet foods
- 333,000 employees worldwide