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Nestlé’s wholly owned subsidiary Nestlé Health Science (NHSc), has agreed to acquire a majority stake in America based Vital Proteins, is a lifestyle and wellness platform offering supplements, beverages, and food products.

  • With this deal Nestlé Health Science portfolio will equip Vital Proteins with a variety of resources to scale their reach and innovation in pursuit of global wellness.
  • Vital Proteins complements NHSc’s other vitamin, mineral, supplement and wellness brands, including Atrium Innovations, Garden of Life, Pure Encapsulations and Persona, each with a unique area of specialty and focus.
  • Nestlé Health Science (NHSc), a global leader in the field of nutritional science.

May 2020: The world’s leading food company Nestlé announced donation of ventilators to Côte d’Ivoire in fight against COVID-19 pandemic. Ivorian Government has taken series of preventive measures to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. The donation included two ventilators, complementing the 18 ordered by the government in addition to the four already available in this West African country of 25 million inhabitants.

May 2020: The global food processing company Nestlé announced a series of investments totalling USD 103 million that will further strengthen its footprint in China and continue to enhance its product portfolio with innovative and premium products.

April 2020: Nestlé Purina PetCare is a subsidiary of global food processing company Nestlé, has acquired natural pet food brand Lily’s Kitchen. The UK based Lily’s Kitchen is a leading producer of premium wet and dry natural foods for dogs and cats. Even after deal Lily’s Kitchen will continue to be run as a stand-alone business from its base in London, UK.

February 2020: Nestlé announced that its subsidiary Nestlé Mexico plans to invest US$700 million in building a new coffee processing plant in Veracruz and modernising 16 sites in Mexico. The fresh investment will generate 400 direct and 4000 indirect jobs in the country.

July 2019, Nestlé had announced a collaboration with an innovative blockchain platform provider OpenSC, that allows consumers to track their food right back to the farm. With this collaboration, Nestlé becomes the first major food and beverage company to pilot open blockchain technology.

About Nestlé
Nestlé is the world’s largest, most diversified food and beverages company. Established over 150 years ago, Nestlé employs more than 300,000 worldwide. Nestlé is dedicated to advancing nutrition, health, and wellness in a way that is sustainable and responsible and the company is a leader in many of the fastest growing food and beverages categories including coffee, petcare, bottled water and infant formula. Nestlé has some of the world’s most recognisable brands, with household names like Nescafé, global icons like Perrier and local favourites like NaturNes and Milo.

Nestlé’s strengths include global reach, an attractive product portfolio, powerful brands, industry-leading R&D and talented workforce.
Nestlé has added substantial shareholder value with dividends increasing in each of the past 24 years and is on path of achieving mid single-digit organic growth by 2020.

Global Presence
Nestlé has a global footprint with products sold in 190 countries. Nestlé focuses on expanding its presence in high-growth regions. Emerging markets represent more than 40% of sales. In most of the emerging markets, Nestlé has been present for many decades and our brands enjoy a high level of trust and are rightly viewed as local.

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