Successfully completed the merger between GSK Consumer Healthcare and HUL. This deal will give us a strong foothold in the wider Nutrition and Health Food Drinks category. *Merger effective from 1st April, 2020
Announced acquisition of VWash, the market leader in the female intimate hygiene category to enter into currently underpenetrated and rapidly growing market segment.
Acquired ice cream and frozen desserts business of Vijaykant Dairy and Food Products Limited.
Divested shareholding in KCLL to JV partner Kimberley Clark Co.
Acquired Indulekha, a premium hair oil brand with strong credentials around Ayurveda.
Divested the rice exports business carried out under the brands ‘Gold Seal Indus Valley’ and ‘Rozana’ to LT foods Middle East DMMC.
Divested the bread and bakery business to Nimman Foods Private Limited (renamed to Modern Food Enterprises Private Limited).
Divested Marine Exports business to M/s. Gadre Marine Exports Private Limited.
Acquired Aquagel Chemicals Private Limited (ACPL), a manufacturer of soaps and detergents.
Demerged the FMCG Exports Business Division into wholly owned subsidiary, Unilever India Exports Limited (UIEL).
Merged wholly-owned subsidiary Bon Limited with HUL.