COMPANY INTRODUCTON Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) (BSE: 500696) is the Indias largest consumer goods company. It is established by the British-Dutch company Unilever. HUL was formed in 1933 as Lever Brothers India Limited and came into being in 1956 as Hindustan Lever Limited through a merger of Lever Brother, Hindustan Vanaspati Mfg. Co. Ltd. and United Traders Ltd. The company was renamed in June 2007 as “Hindustan Unilever Limited”.
COMPANY PROFILEHUL is India’s largest FMCG company with aheritage of over 75 years in India.Unilever has about 52% share holding in HUL. HUL is a subsidiary of unilever, one of theworld’s leading suppliers of FMCG with stronglocal roots in more than 100 countries.
BRANDSVarious key brands of HUL1. Food Brands2. Home Care Brands3. Personal Care Brands
OUR VISION HUL works to create a better future everydayand helps people feel good, look good & get moreout of life with Brands and Services that aregood for them and good for others.
PURPOSE AND PRINCIPLE Always working with integrity Positive impact Continuous commitment Working with others
ANALYSIS Annual turnover (financial year 2011-2012) Rs. 21,736 crore Total Revenue Rs. 19,401 crore Net Income Rs. 2,306 crore Total employees 16,500
AWARDS 2011 HUL won three Awards at the CNBC Award storyboard consumer Award- Most recommended FMCGcompany of the year, Most consumer consciouscompany of the year and Digital marketers of theyear. 2010 The company was in April 2010 foe receiving the highest number of Patents in the year 2009 atAnnual Intellectual Property Awards.
RECOGNITION In 2011, HUL was named the most innovative company in India by Forbes and ranked 6th in the top 10 list of most innovative companies in the world. HUL was ranked 39th in The Brand Trust Report(2011) published by Trust Research Advisory. HUL is one of the countrys largest exporters; it has been recognized as a Golden Super Star Trading House by the Government of India.