MarketLine (a Datamonitor Company)
06 Jul 2015
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Nestle S.A. (Nestle or 'the company') is one of the largest consumer goods companies in the world, operating in the food and beverages sector. The company's product portfolio includes baby foods, beverages, dairy products, prepared dishes, healthcare nutrition, and pet care products. Nestle primarily operates in Europe, the Americas, Asia, Oceania and Africa. It is headquartered in Vevey, Switzerland and employed about 333,000 people as of December 31, 2013. The company recorded revenues of CHF92,158 million (approximately $99,456.9 million) in the financial year ended December 2013 (FY2013), an increase of 2.7% over FY2012. The operating profit of the company was CHF13,068 million (approximately $14,103 million) in FY2013, a decrease of 2.4% compared to FY2012. The net profit was CHF10,015 million (approximately $10,808.2 million) in FY2013, a decrease of 2.1% compared to FY2012.