Keyword: Unilever


Unilever Chief to Quit sooner after failed GSK Bid

27.09.2022 -

British-multinational consumer products giant Unilever has announced that its chief executive, Alan Jope, will retire at the end of 2023. The potentially earlier than...


Unilever and Genomatica Partner on Plant-based Ingredients

20.06.2022 -

Consumer goods giant Unilever and biotech specialist Genomatica are to jointly invest $120 million in a new venture to commercialize plant-based alternatives to...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Where Science Meets Business

19.04.2022 -

From its inception in 1881, SCI's principal objective has been to further the application of chemistry and related sciences into industry for the public benefit.


Evonik Builds Rhamnolipids Plant in Slovakia

26.01.2022 -

Germany’s Evonik is investing a three-digit million-euro sum to build a new plant for producing bio-based and fully biodegradable rhamnolipids in Slovakia. The facility...


Unilever under Pressure after GSK Consumer Bid Flop

25.01.2022 -

Unilever’s CEO Alan Jope has had to bury his hopes of buying GlaxoSmithKline’s consumer drugs portfolio. After shareholders questioned the move, and analysts said that...


GSK Rejects Unilever Bid for Consumer Health Arm

17.01.2022 -

GlaxoSmithKline said it has received and rejected three bids from consumer products giant Unilever to acquire its consumer drugs arm. The latest offer, worth £50 billion...


Chemical and Consumer Firms Join PLF Task Force

10.05.2021 -

Unilever, Croda, Scott Bader, Crown Paints and Afton Chemical are among the first companies to join a task force convened by the UK’s Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) to...


Unilever, LanzaTech and India Glycols Make Surfactant from Waste Carbon

23.04.2021 -

Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant Unilever has partnered with recycled carbon technology specialist LanzaTech and glycols producer India Glycols to produce a surfactant...