The list we’ve got is simply BIG FOOD. BIG FOOD.
It’s a big food world after all! You’ll be surprised at the cheers you hear inside your head when you see your favourite brand on this list. This list is based on revenues alone.
1. Nestle, $103.5 billion
2. Unilever Group, $68 billion
Advertising spending: $7.4 billion, Profits: $6.7 billion, Employees: 174,381- Unilever is doing it right! Axe, Dove, Lipton and Kwality walls belong to this huge umbrella band.
3. Pepsi,$66.4 billion
Advertising spending: $2.5 billion, Profits: $6.7 billion, Employees: 274,000- Pepsi has managed to slide over Coke to get here. But Pepsi is more than a beverage brand- Quaker oats, Lays, Doritos and Tropicana belong to this brand as well.
4. Coca Cola, $46.9 billion
Advertising spending: $3.0 billion, Profits: $8.6 billion, Employees: 130,600- Coca Cola has grabbed the fourth spot on this list. Open happiness with brands like Minute maid Pulpy, Diet Coke, Sprite and Kinley. Drink up!
5. Mondelez International, $35.3 billion
Advertising spending: $1.9 billion, Profits: $3.9 billion, Employees: 107,000 and has big brands like Cadbury and Oreo under its wings.Enough said!
6. Mars, $33.0 billion
Advertising spending: $2.2 billion and Employees: 60,000; Big Foods are from Mars! If you’re not picturing a gigantic Mars bar, try now.
7. Danone, $29.3 billion
Advertising spending: $1.2 billion, Profits: $2.0 billion and Employees: 104,642; Danone walks the yogurt walk to health.Their products include a whole range of fruits yogurts.
8. Associated British Foods,$21.1 billion
Profits: $837 million and Employees: 112,652; Associated British Foods may not always ring the bell. But what will is Twinings of London!
9. General Mils, $17.9 billion
Advertising spending: $1.1 billion, Profits: $1.8 billion and Employees: 43,000; General Mills is the umbrella brand for Pillsbury and Betty Crocker. These mills sure do grind big!
10. Kellogg, $14.8 billion
Say what! Your favourite cereal brand is HERE?
Advertising spending: $1.1 billion, Profits: $1.8 billion and Employees: 30,277; Kelloggs owns Pop tarts, Fruit loops and even Pringles. So the next time you’re munching on one of these, remember this list!