We are a global company selling fast-moving consumer goods. He arranged the packaging and delivery of tea directly to his Lipton markets to keep costs low. In 1922, Lever Brothers Ltd buy Wall’s, a popular sausage company. December 29 ... organised by Malaysia. This becomes part of the Unilever Heartbrand unveiled in 2003. Cif – a scouring cream capable of cleaning modern household surfaces such as stainless steel and enamel without scratching – launches in France. The product design is registered as unique. It is also one of the two Indian companies that feature in the Top 10 in the year’s list. With supplies of oils and fats struggling to meet the demand created by fast-growing soap and margarine production – and in an increasingly competitive market – Jurgens, Van den Bergh and Lever Brothers focus on securing stable sources of raw materials. The range is innovative in its formula, which is designed to work beneath the surface on the roots of the hair, using Glucasil to supplement the hair’s natural nutrient levels. In 2005, the brand’s reach has stretched to 40 countries. The solution is to sell directly to the customer and so salesmen are sent out on tricycles. Unilever publishes its Code of Business Principles. The growth will be driven by the roll-out of The Vegetarian Butcher as well as increasing vegan alternatives from brands including Hellmann’s, Magnum and Wall’s. In 2016, Unilever reaches a new industry-leading achievement of sending zero non-hazardous waste to landfill across more than 600 sites in 70 countries, including factories, warehouses, distribution centres and offices. The packaging uses a root symbol on the front label to reflect the new root-treating formula. An unprecedented decision is taken to practically eliminate trans fats from food production in a rapid response to new research suggesting that their effect on blood cholesterol is at least as adverse as that of saturated fats. Unilever CEO Alan Jope warned that woke-washing – brand campaigns promising to improve the world but failing to take real action – is undermining the advertising industry’s credibility and trust. The initials ‘SR’ are short for sodium ricinoleate, an ingredient effective in the treatment of gum infections. For example, Dove helps young people build self-esteem, our Dirt is Good laundry brands encourage kids to enjoy real play, and Knorr is working to change the food system from farm to fork. We will achieve Net Zero emissions from all our products by 2039. Unilever backs an industry-wide move towards supporting sustainable agriculture at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Get in touch with Unilever and specialist teams in our headquarters, or find contacts around the world. During the 1970s, hard economic conditions – including high inflation in the wake of the 1973 oil crisis – lead to flat sales. As the First World War is set to make a big impact, soap and margarine are in huge demand as vital wartime supplies, and the oil and fats industry is placed under the control of the British and German governments. That idea was from William Hesketh Lever, founder of Lever Brothers. At Unilever we meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life. The Van den Berghs, a family of butter merchants, have also built up a thriving butter trade in the Dutch town of Oss. Sunlight soap becomes one of the first brands to advertise in-home, using innovative means such as small cards inserted into soap packaging, featuring the Sunlight brand in cartoon drawings or calendars. Unilever announced completion of the unification process for our Group legal structure under a single parent company, Unilever PLC, creating a simpler company with greater strategic flexibility, better positioned for future success. In 1917, Jurgens and Van den Bergh establish factories in England, with one in Purfleet, Essex, which is still manufacturing margarine today. In 1993, Unilever acquires Breyers ice cream in the US. With 450 tons of Sunlight soap being made a week, the scale of the business encourages William Lever to buy a large factory in Liverpool, with a purpose-built village for its workers providing a high standard of housing, amenities and leisure facilities. Brooke Bond first started selling Pre-Gest-Tee (PG Tips) in 1930, and the brand has gone on to become a leader in the UK teabag market. We announced our signing of an agreement to acquire Liquid I.V., a U.S-based health-science nutrition and wellness company. Website www.unilever.com.my. On 2 September 1929, Margarine Unie and Lever Brothers sign an agreement to create Unilever. So we’re helping create a more circular economy by rethinking our plastic packaging and generating energy from our manufacturing waste. The 1990s see a period of restructuring and consolidation, starting with the number of categories in which Unilever competes cut from over 50 to just 13 by the end of the decade. Unilever is one of the world’s leading consumer goods companies, making and selling around 400 brands in more than 190 countries. We announce in ‘Mobilising Collective Action: USLP Summary of Progress 2015’ that we are on track to achieve the majority of our USLP targets and make an unprecedented call for collective action to address the biggest challenges facing the world. Unilever began with British soap-maker company named Lever Brothers. All our factories, offices, R&D facilities, data centres, warehouses and distribution centres – across Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and North America – are now powered by 100% renewable grid electricity. We live in an increasingly uncertain and volatile world. It is the first standalone body spray on the market (ie a body spray that is not part of a wider range of products). The changes it has adopted as a result prepare us to face the next decade with a truly sustainable business model: to double the size of our business while reducing our environmental impact. With business in the same town, Jan Jurgens takes a sample of this new product to Simon Van den Bergh who then begins to develop a similar product. Unilever purchases 185,000 tonnes of sustainable palm oil via GreenPalm certificates (an offsetting scheme supporting RSPO-certified growers), accounting for around 15% of its total needs. The growth of large retailers including supermarkets starts a shift in negotiating power away from manufacturers. The Vitality mission ‘to meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people look good, feel good and get more out of life’ is launched in 2004. By 1985 it is sold in 30 countries. Research work includes laboratory analysis, testing raw materials and the finished soap, the recovery of waste heat from the condensers, boiling down of caustic liquors in steam boilers and the development of the glycerine department. Water scarcity is a huge problem in many parts of the world. Unilever enters the Czech Republic and Hungary, and establishes UniRus in Russia. By 1807 he had succeeded in developing a method of producing a high-quality amber-coloured, delicately perfumed transparent soap. This is being driven today by the same pioneering spirit that launched Unilever back in the 1890s, with a humble bar of soap that helped make cleanliness commonplace in Victorian England. Our purpose is to make sustainable living commonplace. The Langnese impulse marketing group developed a thick, rounded, oval slice of quality ice cream wrapped in pure Belgian chocolate. That’s why we’re working with others in areas such as ending deforestation, improving people’s access to water, sanitation and hygiene, and training smallholders to farm sustainably. Children are encouraged to complete a ‘Clean Hands Chart’ which is marked each time they wash their hands ‘Before Breakfast’, ‘Before Dinner’ and ‘After school’ for each day of the week. Impulse is launched in South Africa in 1972, where it holds a third of the perfume deodorant market by 1979. Years later, freezing will enjoy a resurgence of popularity when it’s shown to be one of the best ways of naturally preserving the goodness of fresh food. Unilever and Procter & Gamble (P & G) began battling again in 1994, this time for supremacy in the European detergent sector. Smk chung hua miri. These products are then distributed to 25 million retailers, from supermarkets to small convenience stores, and through other fast-growing channels such as e-commerce and direct-to-consumer. Unilever’s turnover exceeds €50 billion, with all regions and categories contributing to growth. In 1871, the Jurgens family acquire the patent for making margarine from its inventor Mège Mouriès. The beauty bar claims to rinse cleaner than soap, leaving skin clean, soft and smooth. The top management is terrible. Our aim is to develop and implement global standards for sustainable palm oil. Unilever commits to source all of our tea from sustainable, ethical sources, asking the Rainforest Alliance to start auditing our tea suppliers with immediate effect. Chesebrough-Pond’s is acquired in 1986, a strategic move to build a stake in the US market and a presence in the skincare market. At Unilever we meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life. Early in the decade, in a bold change of strategy, we decide to refocus on core product areas with strong markets and equally strong growth potential. Unilever named head of Beauty and Personal are, Alan Jope to succeed Paul Polman as Chief Executive Officer. But despite the recession the business continues to expand, partly through the development of new products in its established markets, and partly by acquiring companies to take it into emerging categories like frozen and convenience foods. Contact Details: Level 33-35 Menara TM Jalan Pantai Baharu 59200 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia's Kampung Cooking Watch chef Dato Ismail Ahmed serving classic kampung dishes such as the traditional breakfast dish nasi lemak. Waste, on the other hand, is on the rise. Unilever has been a household name in Malaysia since 1947. The company re-enters the Myanmar market with the launch of full business operations including a new manufacturing facility and new headquarters in Yangon. 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/Images/Lever-Registration-form-1889-990x557_tcm244-515471.jpg, Lifebuoy launches with accessible health and hygiene in mind, /Images/Lifebuoy-packshot-990x557_tcm244-515472.jpg, Van den Bergh add Vitello to the growing margarine market, /Images/Vitello-Girl-990x557_tcm244-515474.jpg, The launch of Sunlight Flakes promises to make housework easy, /Images/Sunlight-Flake990x557_tcm244-515475.jpg, /Images/Margarine-factory-Rotterdam-990x557_tcm244-515464.jpg, Lever Brothers launch Vim – an innovation in homecare, /Images/Vim-Advert-990x557_tcm244-515476.jpg, Lever Brothers begin to source their own supply of raw materials, /Images/Palm-Plantation-Solomon-Is-990x557_tcm244-515478.jpg, Jurgens and Van den Bergh join forces to combat a weak margarine market, /Images/Jurgens-Organisation-990x557_tcm244-515479.jpg, /Images/Soap-Dyes-990x557_tcm244-515481.jpg, The first research lab is built at Port Sunlight, /Images/Port-Sunlight-Lab-990x557_tcm244-515482.jpg, Lever Brothers support employees and their families during wartime, /Images/Recruitment-Poster-990x557_tcm244-515483.jpg, Lever Brothers acquire long-established Pears Soap, /Images/Pears-Soap-990x557_tcm244-515484.jpg, Jurgens and Van den Bergh bring margarine manufacturing to England, /Images/Purfleet-Blending-990x557_tcm244-515485.jpg, /Images/Union-Doc-990x557_tcm244-515486.jpg, Lever Brothers buy Wall’s, a sausage company with ice cream ambitions, /Images/Walls-Sausages-990x557_tcm244-515488.jpg, Lifebuoy’s Clean Hands campaign promotes hygiene and boosts market, /Images/Clean-Hands-Certificate-990x557_tcm244-515490.jpg, /Images/Meger-Margarine-Union-997x557_tcm244-515491.jpg, /Images/Captain-Birdseye-1960s_tcm244-408297.jpg, Margarine Unie and Lever Brothers unite to establish Unilever, /Images/Unilever-Announcement-990x557_tcm244-515493.jpg, Vitamin-enriched brands boost margarine business, /Images/Stork1945-990x557_tcm244-515494.jpg, /Images/Vim-Packing-990x557_tcm244-515497.jpg, Lifebuoy provides public support during the Blitz, /Images/Lifebuoy-Emergency-990x557_tcm244-515499.jpg, Unilever ventures into frozen products and acquires Batchelors, /Images/Peas-Packaging-990x557_tcm244-515500.jpg, Birds Eye adds to Unilever’s food portfolio, /Images/BE-Green-Peas-990x557_tcm244-515501.jpg, /Images/Sierra-Leone-990x557_tcm244-515503.jpg, Unilever increases its focus in science in technology and nutrition, /Images/Girl-in-Lab-990x557_tcm244-515504.jpg, /Images/Sunsilk-Its-Here-990x557_tcm244-515505.jpg, The first TV commercial is aired in the UK by Gibbs, /Images/Gibbs-SR-Pack-990x557_tcm244-515506.jpg, Post-war rationing leads the way for new foods like the fish finger, /Images/Fish-Fingers-990x557_tcm244-515507.jpg, /Images/Dove-Pack-shot-990x557_tcm244-515508.jpg, Margarine packaging moves from paper to plastic, /Images/Flora-Tub-990x557_tcm244-515509.jpg, /Images/Testing-hair-products-990x557_tcm244-515510.jpg, Becel is launched as a ‘health’ margarine in response to medical support, /Images/Becel-Tub-990x557_tcm244-515511.jpg, With interest in packaging growing, Unilever forms the 4P group, /Images/Recycling-box-990x557_tcm244-469223.png, /Images/Cif-Logo-990x557_tcm244-515512.jpg, The Unilever U becomes the corporate logo, /Images/Unilever-logo-Blue-990x557_tcm244-515514.jpg, Unilever creates first-ever colour TV commercial in UK, /Images/Birds-Eye-Frosted-Foods-990x557_tcm244-515515.jpg, /Images/Persil-van-990x557_tcm244-515516.jpg, Lipton International turns Unilever tea business into one of the largest in the world, /Images/Lipton-Ceylon-990x557_tcm244-515517.jpg, Austria launches revolutionary dental care product Mentadent, /Images/Mentadent-Range-990x557_tcm244-515519.jpg, Impulse deodorant is launched in South Africa, /Images/Impulse-Products-990x557_tcm244-515518.jpg, United Africa Company becomes UAC International, /Images/UAC-Advert-990x557_tcm244-515520.jpg, /Images/Frigo-Vendors-990x557_tcm244-515521.jpg, Unilever presence is firmly established in Europe, Unilever acquires National Starch and increases presence in the US, /Images/Unilever-scientists-lab-990x557_tcm244-421147.jpg, /Images/Lifebuoy-packing-990x557_tcm244-515522.jpg, Unique Viennetta ice cream gateau launches, /Images/Viennetta1989-990x557_tcm244-515523.jpg, /Images/Axe-Bottles-990x557_tcm244-515524.jpg, Unilever acquires PG Tips, the UK’s biggest-selling tea brand, /Images/PG-Chimps-Cartoon-strip-990x557_tcm244-515526.jpg, Clearblue launches as first home use pregnancy test, /Images/Clear-Blue-Product-990x557_tcm244-515528.jpg, Unilever’s business in fragrances and food flavours doubles, /Images/Naarden-990x557_tcm244-515554.jpg, Chesebrough-Pond’s acquisition further increases presence in the US, /Images/CP-Vaseline-990x557_tcm244-515555.jpg, Acquisitions venture into cosmetics with Calvin Klein and Elizabeth Arden, /Images/Calvin-Klein-990x557_tcm244-515557.jpg, Magnum launches in Germany as a premium ice cream, /Images/MagnumGermany-990x557_tcm244-515559.jpg, /Images/global-eliminating-deforestation-990x557_tcm244-515822.jpg, /Images/unilever-employees_tcm244-479818_1.jpg, /Images/Breyers_delights_Logo_tcm244-508758.jpg, Organics innovative shampoo launches in Thailand, /Images/Organics1996-990x557_tcm244-515561.jpg, Unilever publishes its Code of Business Principles, /Images/Code-of-business-1995-990x557_tcm244-515562.jpg, Research into trans fats sparks action in food production, /Images/Grandma-grandchild-cooking_tcm244-414241.jpg, Attention focuses on the sustainable sourcing of fish, /Images/WWF-MarineCouncil-990x557_tcm244-515625.jpg, /Images/Dealing-in-HUL-Shares-990x560_tcm244-463580.jpg, /Images/Calippo-boy_990x557_tcm244-479130.jpg, /Images/Vannilla-farmer-Madagascar_tcm244-416796.jpg, Continued expansion leads to one of the largest cash acquisitions in history, /Images/SlimFast-990x557_tcm244-515563.jpg, Knorr joins the Unilever family as part of the Bestfoods acquisition, /Images/Knorr-stock-990x557_tcm244-515564.jpg, Unilever reforms brand portfolio with acquisitions and sales, /Images/1980-E-Arden-990x557_tcm244-515566.jpg, Lifebuoy brings hygiene education to millions of people, /Images/global-Health-and-Wellbeing-990x557_tcm244-515819.jpg, The Unilever Health Institute expands and announces policy on nutrition, /Images/151221_UniCR_Knorr_0437_990x557_tcm244-479136.jpg, Unilever joins the industry move towards sustainable palm oil, /Images/Sustainable-Sourcing-990x557_tcm244-424193.jpg, Unilever brings ‘Vitality’ to life with new mission, /Images/Contributing-to-heart-health-990x557_tcm244-479108.jpg, /Images/global-dove-real-beauty-sketches-campaign_tcm244-449434.jpg, The Dove Self-Esteem Project turns to the next generation of women, Thousands of products are assessed for nutritional enhancement, /Images/Consumer-reviewing-the-labelling-on-Knorr-product_990x557_tcm244-414254.jpg, Small & Mighty showcases new technology in laundry, /Images/Woman-doing-laundry-using-Persi-Small-and-Mighty_tcm244-408638.jpg, Unilever commits to sustainable sourcing of tea, /Images/Why-tea-is-an-all-time-favourite_tcm244-408735.jpg, Unilever acquires local food and drink brands in Indonesia and Russia, /Images/Russia-ice-cream-factory-130217_tcm244-498402.jpg, /Images/palm-oil-woman-farmers-990x557_tcm244-511700.jpg, Unilever consistently recognised as a sustainability leader in DJSI, /Images/global-green-park-trees-080916_tcm244-493244.jpg, The Compass: a strategy for truly sustainable business, /Images/factory_workers_china_990x557_tcm244-422819.jpg, Commitment to sustainable palm oil and tea continues, /Images/Hand-holding-Lipton-yellow-label-tea_tcm244-408680.jpg, /Images/Young-girls-washing-hands-as-part-of-Global-Handwashing-Day_990x557_tcm244-418933.jpg, Unilever launches the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan, /Images/sustainability-990x557_tcm244-515827.jpg, Unilever enhances Personal Care portfolio, /Images/Back-LR-Model-Candice-Model-Letshego-Model-Xia-Front-LR-Chris-Naselli-990x557_tcm244-484372.jpg, Unilever takes action at the World Economic Forum, The 14 billion-euro brands boost business growth, /Images/USA-Woman-Shopping-141116_tcm244-495814.jpg, Progress towards Unilever Sustainable Living Plan targets continues, /Images/global-water-smart-solutions-050517_tcm244-504566.jpg, Unilever is recognised for initiatives on opportunities for women, /Images/global-opportunities-for-women-990x557_tcm244-515820.jpg, Unilever re-enters the market in Myanmar (Burma), /Images/Road-scene-Sule-Pagoda-Rangoon-990x557_tcm244-504499.jpg, The Unilever Sustainable Living Young Entrepreneur Awards seek inspiring young people, /Images/Global-Oscar-Andres-Mendez-260517_tcm244-507206.jpg, Reshaping of our portfolio continues with Talenti and Qinyuan, /Images/Talenti-tubs-990x557_tcm244-515567.jpg, Unilever’s ‘sustainable living brands’ grow 2x faster, /Images/UniCR_Knorr_outreach_HIGH_RES_057-990x557_tcm244-482063.jpg, Call made for collective action as we announce the USLP is on track, /Images/UniCR_India_Lifebuoy_990x557_tcm244-482303.jpg, Unilever achieves zero waste to landfill in factories, /Images/Journey-to-zero-waste-990x557_tcm244-476211.jpg, Unilever supports the launch of the UN Global Goals, /Images/Global-SLP2016-UNGGSD-030517_tcm244-504454.jpg, Positive moves to reduce carbon emissions are made, /Images/Fukushima-Wind-Turbines-990x557_tcm244-466438.jpg, Zero waste to landfill expands across Unilever sites, /Images/Circular-Economy-990x557_tcm244-515821.jpg, Unilever commits to 100% recyclable plastic packaging by 2025, /Images/global-recycling-bank-990x557_tcm244-497343.jpg, /Images/simple-in-brazil-re-sized_tcm244-542807_1.jpg, Hindustan Unilever Limited is India's most innovative company, /Images/hul-innovative_tcm244-542801_1.jpg, Unilever accelerates efforts to #unstereotype in advertising, /Images/Global-Unstereotype-Alliance-Flag-210617_tcm244-508117.jpg, Unilever commits to 100% electric vehicles by 2030, /Images/global-electric-vehicles-green-car-270917_tcm244-510997.jpg, Unilever launches its own brand: Love Beauty and Planet, /Images/love-beauty-and-planet_tcm244-542803_1.jpg, Dove gains PETA cruelty-free accreditation, /Images/dove-cruelty-free_tcm244-542799_1.jpg, Cif at home refill will remove 1.5 million plastic bottles from UK supermarkets, We now use 100% renewable energy across 5 continents, /Images/renewable-energy_tcm244-542806_1.jpg, CEO warns that 'woke-washing' threatens industry credibility, Unilever announces new plastics commitments, /Images/plastics-commitments-re-sized_tcm244-543134.jpg, Hindustan Unilever Limited bags the Good Corporate Citizen Award, /Images/hul-good-corp_tcm244-542802_1.jpg, Helping Buenos Aires residents make recycling a habit, /Images/bueonos-aires_tcm244-542804_1.jpg, Helping to protect lives and livelihoods from the Covid-19 pandemic, /Images/global-unilever-trucks_tcm244-556792.jpg, Unilever announces completion of Horlicks acquisition from GSK, /Images/global-unilever-horlicks_tcm244-556791.jpg, Unilever set out new actions to fight climate change, /Images/World-sustainability-hands-scene_tcm244-543114.jpg, /Images/global-liquid-products_tcm244-556790.jpg, Unilever to eliminate fossil fuels in cleaning products by 2030, /Images/global-man-laudry-machine_tcm244-556804.jpg, Unilever sets bold new ‘Future Foods’ ambition, /Images/global-vegan-burger-VB_tcm244-556464.jpg, /Images/global-unilever-100ve-unification_tcm244-557143.jpg. Restructuring creates four core business areas: Home Care, Personal Care, Foods and Speciality Chemicals. PETA’s cruelty-free logo will begin to appear on Dove packaging from January 2019 to assure customers that Dove does not, and will not, test on animals. We're always looking to connect with those who share an interest in a sustainable future. Top spot in the Personal Products sector of the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Index, Global Corporate Sustainability Leaders in the 2017 GlobeScan/SustainAbility annual survey, For Climate Change, Water, Forests and Supplier Engagement in CDP's 2018 Global Supply Chain report. Viennetta ice cream gateau is launched, starting in Britain as a Christmas speciality. As the challenges facing business, the environment and communities grow, and as consumer habits shift to become more socially and environmentally motivated, Unilever adopts change. Described in The Economist as “one of the biggest industrial amalgamations in European history”, Unilever is officially established on 1 January 1930. people reached with safe drinking water since 2005, people gained improved access to a toilet 2012-2016, people reached with oral health programmes since 2010. A combination of a deodorant and a perfume, it is aimed at young consumers looking for an inexpensive and popular fragrance. Collaboration is also key to women’s empowerment because this, we believe, is the single greatest enabler of human development and economic growth. Due to the war, the idea does not come to fruition until 1922 and initial ice cream sales are disappointing, as retailers are reluctant to buy in quantity. On 13 February 1908, a ‘secret’ pooling agreement is reached whereby the Jurgens and Van den Bergh businesses agree to pool their profits. We are widely recognised as a preferred employer, both by graduates and experienced professionals – find out why. The acquisition brings with it famous brand names including Pond’s and Vaseline. In the 21st century, we’re still helping people to look good, feel good and get more out of life – and our purpose as a business is ‘making sustainable living commonplace’. As a result, the business starts expanding into Europe, America and the British colonies with factories, export businesses and plantations. Our business activities span a complex, global value chain. In northern England, Lever & Co, a family grocery business, begin producing a new soap containing copra or pine kernel oil, to help it lather more easily than traditional soaps made of animal fats. The company built its first factory in 1949 in Jalan Bangsar, which was … That’s why our purpose is simple: to make sustainable living commonplace. LONDON, Nov 30 — Consumer goods giant Unilever said today that it has become a wholly British company, completing a historic merger of its Dutch and British corporate entities to end its double-headed structure. By 2010, Unilever is named sustainability leader in the Food & Beverage ‘super sector’ of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices, for the 12th consecutive year and in 2015, for the 15th year, Unilever is named leader of the Food, Beverage & Tobacco industry group with a score of 92 out of 100. of turnover growth in 2017 from our sustainable living brands, countries we are the ‘Most desired employer’, of energy costs avoided via eco-efficiency since 2008, agricultural raw materials sustainably sourced. They make Stork Margarine, processed cheese and soft drinks. Our Nutrition Policy and Nutrition & Health Academy are launched. In the 1890s, William Hesketh Lever, founder of Lever Brothers, wrote down his ideas for Sunlight Soap – his revolutionary new product that helped popularise cleanliness and hygiene in Victorian England. At the same time, the two companies set up a joint palm-planting venture in Africa. Unilever’s United Africa Company continues to grow, producing goods for sale in the newly independent African states, which helps create new local manufacturing industries. The idea is proposed to make ice cream during the summer season. Dishes include satay, which is skewered grilled meat and sauce, as well as spit roasted pig and sambals – a spicy chilli-based condiment. It was “to make cleanliness commonplace; to lessen work for women; to foster health and contribute to personal attractiveness, that life may be more enjoyable and rewarding for the people who use our products”. It works to increase the amount of certified, sustainable palm oil that is available, and has set sustainability criteria against which suppliers can be certified. During the 1950s new types of food – most famously the fish finger – are developed as a direct response to the need for nutritious food that makes use of ingredients available in the wake of post-war rationing. Recognition like this inspires us to do more and shows how we want to be more open, particularly in areas that matter most to you such as human rights, salt reduction and palm oil. 440. Unilever Archives In the 1890s, William Hesketh Lever, founder of Lever Brothers, wrote down his ideas for Sunlight Soap – his revolutionary new product that helped popularise cleanliness and hygiene in Victorian England. The new Unilever brand is rolled out, including the new logo which represents the diversity of Unilever, our products and our people. 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