Ponds Cream is a brand of beauty and health careproducts that is produced by the Ponds InstituteIt is owned by the multinational companyUNILEVER.Ponds Cream was invented in the United States asa medicine by scientist Theron.T. Pond in 1846It was Previously known as Golden treasure
In 1846, the "T.T. Pond Company" wasformed, with Pond and other businesspeople as investors.Unilever acquired Pond’s in 1987 giving ita more international reach!Its strengths are in Spain, India, Japanand Thailand.
This image was used inamous afadvertisement for Ponds Hand Ponds vanishing cream printCreams in the late 1920s advertisement, 1910
•Public company BSE Type •1933 Founded •MumbaiHeadquarters •Home & personal care Products •Food & bevarages •19,987.14 crore (2010-2011) Revenue
The Anglo-Dutch companyunilever owns a 52% stake inHUL.It was previously known asHindustan Vanaspati Mfg Ltd.According to BrandEquity, HUL has the largestnumber of brands in the MostTrusted Brands List.
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY Corporate Social Responsibility is the continuing commitment by business to behave Child ethically and contribute welfare to economic development while Medical aids Women’s welfare improving the quality of life of the work force and their CSR families as well as of Art & the culture education local community and society Animal at large. welfare
WATER CONSERVATIONHULs Water Conservation andHarvesting project has two majorobjectives:a)to reduce water consumption in itsown operations and regenerate sub-soilwater tables at its own sites through theprinciples of 5R - Reduce, Reuse,Recycle, Recover and Renew;b)help adjacent villages to implementappropriate models ofwatershed development.
Successful water conservationprojects undertaken by HUL :dry arid barren region in maharashtraIt was started 7 years beforeago on a 5 hectare plot After interventionIt is now a green beltwith about 6300 trees.
Project PuducherryUnder this project, eight beforevillage ponds were identifiedfor renovation to enhance thewater availability. After interventionRainwater harvestingstorage of 22300 cu. meterhelped fulfill the needs of4519 households!
PROJECT SHAKTI - Changing Lives In Rural India It’s a rural initiative that targets small villages with a population of less than 2000 people.
SPECIAL REHABILITATION &educationIt was established in1976,when HUL supportedMother Teresa & theMissionaries of Charity,ahome in Mumbai for theabandoned,challengedchildren & the destitute.
In 1993, HULs Doom Dooma Tea PlantationDivision set up Ankur, a centre for specialeducation of challenged children.It was set up in 1998 in the South Indiaplantations of HUL for special education ofchallenged children.It was started in 2003,also in the South Indiaplantations of HUL.
Providing healthcareSanjivani –Free mobile medical facilitySanjivani,was started in2003,to provide effectivemedical care in villagessurrounding HUL’sDoom Dooma factory inAssam.Lifebouy Swastya Chetna(LBSC)It is a rural health & hygiene initiative,started in 2002,insmall villages in north & west india with the objective ofspreading awareness about the importance of washing handswith soap.
Yashodadham: After the devastating earthquake in 2001, HUL reconstructed a village in the Kachchh district ,Gujurat. Tondiarpet :Rs. 10 crore - relief and rehabilitation of Tsunami affected families. Distribution of bread and biscuits to over 500 families in Pondicherry. 12,000 cooked meals for families in Chennai,Nagapattinam, Cuddalore and Andamans. Bihar floods HUL contributed 10, 000 kits worth Rs. 60 lakh as relief material for the families affected in Araria District in Bihar.