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Why invest in Nestlé

  • Sharpening our strategic focus on food and beverages, including Nestlé Health Science and nutritional health products as additional growth platforms
  • Fueling growth through continuous innovation
  • Ensuring moderate margin improvement through cost efficiencies and growth leverage
  • Allocating capital with discipline

  • A shared vision focused on long-term, sustainable value creation
  • Board members with diverse, highly relevant and complementary skills
  • Management with deep industry and company knowledge

  • Creating long-term value for society and our shareholders
  • Helping advance regenerative food systems at scale
  • Enhancing quality of life for people, family and pets with accessible, nutritious and sustainable food


Our Strengths

Our Strengths

Capitalizing on our differentiated competitive strengths

Resilient, dependable and forward-thinking even in volatile environments

Our Strengths Global reach

Global reach (2022)

Presence in 188 countries

North America: 34% | Europe: 24% | AOA: 23% | Latin America: 13% | Greater China: 6%

Product portfolio

Attractive product portfolio

We operate in attractive high-growth categories within the food and beverage industry

Iconic brands

Iconic brands consumers trust

31 billionaire brands 

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Shareholder returns

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Total Shareholder Return

Nestlé Total Shareholder Return has underperformed the STOXX Global 1800 F&B Gross Return Index over a 24-month period (31 December 2021 to 31 December 2023, in EUR)

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Long Term Value Creation

Over the last 10 years, Nestlé's Total Shareholder Return has outperformed the STOXX Global 1800 F&B Net Return Index (30 September 2013 - 31 December 2023; in EUR)


Consistently increasing dividends

28 consecutive years of dividend increases


Returning cash to shareholders

CHF 181.3 billion returned to shareholders over the last 15 years (2008-2022)


Corporate, social and environmental responsibility


Creating Shared Value (CSV) has always been fundamental to the way we do business. We have long believed that our company can only be successful in the long term by creating value both for our shareholders and for society. For decades, our activities and products have aimed to make a positive difference to society and foster Nestlé’s ongoing success..

This focus on shared value is more important than ever. Nestlé is fully committed to helping accelerate the transformation toward equitable, net-zero emission and nature-positive food systems that can nourish the world.

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