Established over 150 years ago, Nestlé is the world’s largest, most diversified food and beverages company. We have a unique global footprint and sell our products in 189 countries worldwide.
Through enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future, we aim to deliver sustainable, industry-leading financial performance and earn trust.

Nestlé around the world 2017

CHF 89.8 billion sales
323 000 employeesworldwide
413 factoriesin 85 countries

A unique global presence

A world-leading brand portfolio

We’ve been making products that people love for over 150 years. We have 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 products

Strong positions across categories

Nutritious and delicious products are at the heart of our portfolio. We are leaders in many of the fastest growing food and beverages categories including coffee, petcare, bottled water and infant formula.

product categories

Consistent return on investment

2017 Key figures

CHF 89.8 bn



Organic sales growth

CHF 14.7 bn

Underlying Trading operating profit


Underlying Trading operating profit margin


Dividend yield*

(as at 31.12.2017)

CHF 2.35


* Dividend proposal for approval at 2018 AGM