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Unilever PLC (ULVR.L)

ULVR.L on London Stock Exchange

4,883.50GBp
24 May 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Unilever recalling limited quantity of Ben & Jerry's Coconut Seven Layer Bar bulk and Ben & Jerry's Chunky Monkey pints
Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 

April 15 (Reuters) - Unilever Plc ::UNILEVER ISSUES ALLERGY ALERT ON UNDECLARED TREE NUT IN LIMITED QUANTITIES OF BEN & JERRY’S COCONUT SEVEN LAYER BAR BULK AND CHUNKY MONKEY PINT.UNILEVER SAYS IS VOLUNTARILY RECALLING A LIMITED QUANTITY OF BEN & JERRY'S COCONUT SEVEN LAYER BAR BULK AND BEN & JERRY'S CHUNKY MONKEY PINTS.UNILEVER SAYS LIMITED VOLUNTARY RECALL IS BEING CONDUCTED WITH KNOWLEDGE OF U.S. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION.RECALL WAS INITIATED AFTER AN UNDECLARED NUT WAS FOUND DURING PRODUCTION OPERATION.UNILEVER SAYS ONGOING INVESTIGATION SHOWS THAT ISSUE STEMMED FROM AN ERROR FROM ONE OF ITS NUT SUPPLIERS.UNILEVER SAYS HAS NOT RECEIVED ANY REPORTS OF ILLNESS ASSOCIATED WITH RECALLED PRODUCT.  Full Article

S. Africa's Competition Tribunal Says Unilever’s Application For Immunity Cannot Be Used As Evidence Against It
Monday, 4 Feb 2019 

Feb 4 (Reuters) - Unilever PLC ::S. AFRICA'S COMPETITION TRIBUNAL - UNILEVER’S APPLICATION FOR IMMUNITY CANNOT BE USED AS EVIDENCE AGAINST IT.SA'S TRIBUNAL - ORDERED UNILEVER SOUTH AFRICA’S APPLICATION FOR IMMUNITY TO NOT BE INCLUDED AS EVIDENCE AGAINST IT IN MARKET DIVISION CASE AGAINST CO.  Full Article

Unilever Plc Completes Fragrance Disclosure For Ingredient Transparency
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 

Jan 22 (Reuters) - Unilever PLC ::UNILEVER PLC - VOLUNTARILY DISCLOSES FRAGRANCE INGREDIENTS ACROSS ITS U.S. BEAUTY AND PERSONAL CARE BRANDS.UNILEVER PLC - DELIVERS ON ITS PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED GOAL OF COMPLETION BY END OF 2018.  Full Article

Unilever buys plant-based food brand The Vegetarian Butcher
Wednesday, 19 Dec 2018 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Unilever PLC ::UNILEVER SAYS IS ACQUIRING THE VEGETARIAN BUTCHER FOR AN UNDISCLOSED AMOUNT.UNILEVER SAYS DEAL EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED BEFORE THE END OF 2018.  Full Article

Unilever CEO Polman comments from final investor presentation
Wednesday, 5 Dec 2018 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Unilever PLC ::UNILEVER CEO SAYS COMPANY IS RUNNING AHEAD OF COST-SAVINGS TARGETS IT HAS SET ITSELF.UNILEVER CEO SAYS COULD IMAGINE THAT IN NEXT 4,5 YEARS, SOME 30 PERCENT OR MORE OF MANUFACTURING COULD BE DONE BY THIRD PARTIES.UNILEVER CEO SAYS COMPANY IS RUNNING BELOW EXPECTATIONS ON RESTRUCTURING SPENDING.UNILEVER CEO SAYS CAN'T BE BLIND AND ONLY FOCUS ON COST-SAVINGS, BUT 2020 TARGET IS REASONABLE THING TO GO AFTER.UNILEVER CEO SAYS UNIFICATION OF STRUCTURE IS NOT "LIFE OR DEATH" OVER NEXT FEW YEARS, SO CAN TAKE TIME TO MAKE RIGHT DECISION.UNILEVER CEO SAYS MUST BE CAREFUL ABOUT BIG ACQUISITIONS, BUT THERE ARE SOME OUT THERE THAT COULD MERIT LOOKING AT IF THEY BECAME AVAILABLE.UNILEVER CEO SAYS EVEN THOUGH PRICING COMING UP A BIT, IT'S NEVER GOING TO BE WHAT IT WAS SEVERAL YEARS AGO, DUE TO LOW PRICE ENVIRONMENT.UNILEVER EXEC SAYS "OUT OF HOME" FOOD MARKET IS GROWING TWICE AS FAST AS REST OF PACKAGED FOOD.  Full Article

Unilever Completes Second Tranche Of Share Buyback Programme
Friday, 30 Nov 2018 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Unilever PLC ::UNILEVER COMPLETES SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAMME.ANNOUNCE COMPLETION OF SECOND TRANCHE OF PROGRAMME TO BUY SHARES WITH AGGREGATE MARKET VALUE EQUIVALENT OF EUR 3 BILLION.  Full Article

Unilever Enters Exclusive Talks To Buy Horlicks Unit From GSK - FT
Wednesday, 28 Nov 2018 

Nov 27 (Reuters) - :UNILEVER ENTERS EXCLUSIVE TALKS TO BUY HORLICKS UNIT FROM GSK - FT.  Full Article

Unilever Says Court Meeting, EGM Adjourned After Dutch HQ Move Dropped
Friday, 26 Oct 2018 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Unilever PLC ::UNILEVER PLC - COURT AND EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETINGS ADJOURNED.UNILEVER PLC - UNILEVER PLC COURT MEETING AND EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING HELD TODAY WERE ADJOURNED INDEFINITELY.  Full Article

Unilever, Veolia Sign Agreement On Sustainable Packaging
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Unilever PLC ::UNILEVER AND VEOLIA SIGN COLLABORATION AGREEMENT ON SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING.  Full Article

Unilever's Chairman Says Reports Of Co Leaving UK Could Not Be Further From Truth - The Daily Telegraph
Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018 

Sept 25 (Reuters) - :UNILEVER'S CHAIRMAN DEKKERS SAYS 2 OF 3 OPERATING DIVISIONS AT UNILEVER WILL REMAIN HEADQUARTERED FROM ITS OFFICES IN LONDON - THE DAILY TELEGRAPH.UNILEVER'S CHAIRMAN DEKKERS SAYS CO EMPLOYS ABOUT 7,000 PEOPLE ACROSS UK, WHICH WILL NOT CHANGE AS RESULT OF BOARD’S PROPOSALS - THE DAILY TELEGRAPH.UNILEVER'S CHAIRMAN SAYS UK SHAREHOLDERS WILL STILL BE ABLE TO BUY AND SELL SHARES ON LSE; WILL CONTINUE TO RECEIVE DIVIDENDS IN STERLING - THE DAILY TELEGRAPH.UNILEVER'S CHAIRMAN SAYS DIVIDENDS WILL NOT FACE A NEW FORM OF TAX UNDER A DUTCH HOLDING COMPANY STRUCTURE - THE DAILY TELEGRAPH.UNILEVER'S CHAIRMAN SAYS BOARD REVIEW SHOWED THAT MOVING TO A SINGLE LEGAL ENTITY, TO BE LOCATED IN THE NETHERLANDS, WOULD SIMPLIFY UNILEVER - THE DAILY TELEGRAPH.  Full Article

Edgewell to buy shaving startup Harry's for $1.37 bln - NYT

May 9 Edgewell Personal Care Co, the owner of Schick and Wilkinson razor brands, plans to make an offer to buy U.S.-based shaving startup Harry's for $1.37 billion in a cash-and-stock deal, the New York Times reported on Thursday.