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Unilever PLC (ULVR.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Unilever Says Commences Buy-Back Programme Of Up To Eur 6 Billion
Tuesday, 8 May 2018 02:00am EDT 

May 8 (Reuters) - Unilever PLC ::SHARE BUY-BACK PROGRAMME.ANNOUNCE COMMENCEMENT OF A PROGRAMME TO BUY BACK SHARES WITH AN AGGREGATE MARKET VALUE EQUIVALENT OF UP TO EUR 6 BILLION.  Full Article

Unilever Announces Successful Buy-Out And Delisting Of Unilever N.V. Preference Shares
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2018 02:01am EDT 

March 28 (Reuters) - Unilever Plc ::UNILEVER PLC - SUCCESSFUL BUY-OUT AND DELISTING OF UNILEVER N.V. PREFERENCE SHARES.UNILEVER PLC - COURT ORDERS TRANSFER OF REMAINING OUTSTANDING 6% AND 7% PREFERENCE SHARES.UNILEVER PLC - 6% AND 7% PREFERENCE SHARES WILL BE DELISTED ON 5 APRIL 2018.UNILEVER PLC - LAST TRADING DAY OF 6% AND 7% PREFERENCE SHARES WILL BE 4 APRIL 2018.  Full Article

Directors Of Unilever Are Meeting To Approve A Move To Scrap Its UK HQ - Sky News‍​
Wednesday, 14 Mar 2018 07:52am EDT 

March 14 (Reuters) - :DIRECTORS OF UNILEVER ARE MEETING TO APPROVE A MOVE TO SCRAP ITS UK HQ - SKY NEWS‍​.  Full Article

Unilever Completes Acquisition Of Quala's Personal And Home Care Brands​
Thursday, 1 Mar 2018 06:41am EST 

March 1 (Reuters) - Unilever Plc ::‍UNILEVER NV - UNILEVER COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF QUALA'S PERSONAL AND HOME CARE BRANDS​.  Full Article

Unilever CFO affirms targets in presentation at CAGNY
Thursday, 22 Feb 2018 08:41am EST 

Feb 22 (Reuters) - Unilever Plc ::UNILEVER CFO SAYS VEGAN CORNETTO ROLLING OUT ACROSS EUROPE THIS YEAR.UNILEVER CFO SAYS LIPTON TEA ICE CREAM GOING TO 18 OTHER MARKETS.UNILEVER CFO SAYS IN 5 YEARS, COMPANY EXPECTS 30 PERCENT OF TURNOVER COMING FROM E-COMMERCE AND BRAND SITES.UNILEVER CFO SAYS WELL ON TRACK TO MEET SALES, MARGIN TARGETS.  Full Article

Unilever Says Received Binding Offer From Dr.Oetker To Acquire Alsa Baking And Dessert Preparation Business​
Friday, 9 Feb 2018 04:04am EST 

Feb 9 (Reuters) - Unilever Nv ::‍UNILEVER HAS RECEIVED A BINDING OFFER FROM DR.OETKER TO ACQUIRE ALSA BAKING AND DESSERT PREPARATION BUSINESS​.‍TRANSACTION WOULD INCLUDE MANUFACTURING UNIT IN LUDRES, FRANCE​.‍HAS RECEIVED BINDING OFFER FOR PURCHASE OF ALSA BAKING AND DESSERT BUSINESS FROM DR. OETKER FOR AN UNDISCLOSED AMOUNT​.  Full Article

Weight Watchers Names Gail Tifford Chief Brand Officer
Monday, 5 Feb 2018 07:24am EST 

Feb 5 (Reuters) - Weight Watchers International Inc ::WEIGHT WATCHERS NAMES GAIL TIFFORD CHIEF BRAND OFFICER.WEIGHT WATCHERS INTERNATIONAL - TIFFORD JOINS FROM UNILEVER.  Full Article

‍Unilever To Acquire Betty Ice For Undisclosed‍​ Amount​
Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018 08:00am EST 

Jan 31 (Reuters) - Unilever Nv ::‍UNILEVER TO ACQUIRE BETTY ICE​.SIGNED AN AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE THE BUSINESS OF BETTY ICE SRL, THE ROMANIAN ICE-CREAM PRODUCER. THE VALUE OF THE TRANSACTION IS UNDISCLOSED‍​.‍UNILEVER'S SOUTH CENTRAL EUROPE ICE CREAM DIVISION AND BETTY ICE WILL OPERATE AS A STANDALONE UNIT WITHIN UNILEVER​.ANNOUNCED THAT IT HAS SIGNED AN AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE THE BUSINESS OF BETTY ICE SRL, THE ROMANIAN ICE-CREAM PRODUCER.AGREEMENT IS SUBJECT TO REGULATORY APPROVAL BY THE ROMANIAN COMPETITION AUTHORITIES‍​.  Full Article

Unilever To Acquire Schmidt’s Naturals
Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 12:15pm EST 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Unilever Plc ::UNILEVER TO ACQUIRE SCHMIDT’S NATURALS.SAYS TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED​.  Full Article

Unilever CFO stands by targets
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 04:47pm EST 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Unilever Plc ::UNILEVER CFO SAYS SEES 6 BILLION EUROS IN SAVINGS TO 2019, REINVESTING 4 BILLION OF THAT.UNILEVER CFO SAYS 5 BILLION EURO BUYBACK VIRTUALLY COMPLETE, NET DEBT TO EBITDA ON WAY TO 2 TIMES BY YEAR-END.UNILEVER CFO SAYS EXPECTS UNDERLYING OPERATING MARGIN GROWTH OF AT LEAST 100 BP IN '17, ON TRACK FOR 20 PERCENT MARGIN BY 2020.UNILEVER CFO SAYS "VERY HAPPY" WITH HOW SPREADS PROCESS IS PROGRESSING.UNILEVER CFO SAYS PACE AND VELOCITY OF PORTFOLIO CHANGE THROUGH M&A HAS INCREASED.UNILEVER CFO SAYS COMBINED IMPACT OF 19 ACQUISITIONS SINCE 2015, PLUS SPREADS DISPOSAL AND DIVESTITURES ADDS 1 PERCENT GROWTH TO SALES.  Full Article

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Unilever to use JD.com to move products across China

BERLIN Chinese ecommerce firm JD.com has agreed a deal with Unilever to move products like Lipton's tea and Lux soap between warehouses across China as the consumer goods firm looks to expand sales in more remote parts of the country.