Nestlé S.A. is the world's largest nutrition, health and wellness company. Founded and headquartered in Vevey, Switzerland, Nestlé originated in a 1905 merger of the Anglo-Swiss Milk Company, established in 1867 by brothers George Page and Charles Page, and Farine Lactée Henri Nestlé, founded in 1866 by Henri Nestlé. The company grew significantly during the First World War and again following the Second World War, eventually expanding its offerings beyond its early condensed milk and infant formula products. Over 29 of Nestlé's brands bring in more than 1 billion Swiss francs annually,...
|Founders:||Henri Nestlé, George Page, Charles Page|
|Legal structure:||Publicly listed company|
|Industries:||Chocolate and Cocoa Products, Soft Drink Manufacturing, Bottled Water Manufacturing, Bottled and Canned Soft Drinks and Carbonated Waters, Cookies and Crackers, Ice Cream and Frozen Dessert Manufacturing, Food processing|