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Advertisements for products being reworked after ASCI puts onus of benefit-based claims on celebs

NEW DELHI: Remember a svelte Deepika Padukone preparing for the wedding season with Kellogg’s Special K Cereal with a challenge of weight loss in two weeks? Those advertisements are off air now but the same brand ambassador is back with … Continue reading

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Ad wars: HUL files a caveat petition in HC against Emami

Hindustan Unilever has filed a caveat petition in the Mumbai High Court against Emami , anticipating the rival to approach the court against an HUL ad that takes a potshot at Emami’s Fair and Handsome fairness cream for men. Emami … Continue reading

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Mondelez, Marico, Spotify, HUL, Samsung, Hotstar and Discovery win in BE Marketing Awards 2020

Mumbai: Mondelez India bagged two honours at the Brand Equity Marketing Awards 2020, held virtually on Friday evening. The food and snack major won in two tough categories — Digital Marketing and Mobile Marketing — for Cadbury Dairy Milk’s ‘Drowning … Continue reading

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How HUL CEO Sanjiv Mehta is taking forward the process of embracing the market

A year into his tenure as CEO of Hindustan Unilever, Sanjiv Mehta has made his most significant move yet. Convinced new consumers can be found in heaps in the mosaic that is the Indian market, Mehta is giving his managers … Continue reading

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HUL to withdraw ‘Knorr’ Chinese instant noodles; product not yet approved by FSSAI

MUMBAI: Hindustan Unilever has decided to stop production and sale of its Chinese range of instant noodles brand Knorr until Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) approves its recent application. HUL had submitted an application with FSSAI for … Continue reading

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Hindustan Unilever to sell Modern Bakery as part of its strategy to exit non-core businesses

MUMBAI: Hindustan Unilever will sell its bread and bakery business under the Modern brand to Nimman Foods Private Ltd, a company backed by the Everstone Group, for an undisclosed amount, as part of its strategy to exit non-core businesses. The … Continue reading

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Food companies like Hindustan Unilever, PepsiCo cut calorie counts to serve health-conscious buyers

NEW DELHI: Food giants are limiting portion sizes to reduce the number of calories they serve to increasingly health-conscious Indian consumers. Following a global policy by Unilever, its Indian unit Hindustan Unilever has reduced the calories in ice-creams. It wants … Continue reading

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Nissin Foods to serve up Future Group’s tasty treats at kiranas

MUMBAI: Future Group, the pioneer of organised retailing in India, has found the right ingredients in the inventor of Asian snack-food staples to serve up a tasty treat beyond its bailiwick – at street-corner groceries across the country. Future Consumer … Continue reading

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HUL to buy back shares worth Rs 630 crore

NEW DELHI: FMCG major Hindustan Unilever (HUL) today said its board has approved buying back shares worth Rs 630 crore from the market at a price of Rs 280 per share, to utilise its surplus cash. “The company proposes to … Continue reading

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HUL’s Project ‘perfect stores’ to perfect user connect via stores

MUMBAI: Nearly 4,000 staff of Hindustan Unilever , or HUL, including its chief executive officer Nitin Paranjpe, will this week dust the dirty shelves at your neighbourhood kirana shop and arrange soaps and shampoos in order to boost sales to … Continue reading

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