Company: Hindustan Unilever Ltd. Category: Company News

Revenue, net profit miss analysts' estimates even as margins improve
May 4, 2019, 1:22 a.m.

Hindustan Unilever recorded a year-on-year volume growth of 7 per cent in the quarter ended March 2019. Yet, the company posted a higher 8.9 per cent
May 3, 2019, 9:54 p.m.

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever (HUL) on Friday reported a 13.84 per cent increase in its net profit at ₹1,538 crore for the quarter ended March 2019, a
May 3, 2019, 9:17 p.m.

HUL shares have declined 3.3% since its December quarter results were announced.Interestingly, HUL and other fast-moving consumer goods firms hope demand conditions to improve after the new government is elected
May 3, 2019, 7:49 p.m.

The revenue of the company for the quarter grew by 9.3% at Rs9,945cr. Total sales and domestic consumer business rose by 9% during the quarter.
May 3, 2019, 4:19 p.m.

Analysts at ICICI Securities expect HUL to post 9.9 per cent YoY growth in sales on the back of 7 per cent volume growth across categories.
May 2, 2019, 2:12 p.m.

FMCG major Unilever Thursday said it has elevated Hindustan Unilever Chairman and Managing Director Sanjiv Mehta as the President of Unilever South Asia with effect from May 1, 2019. Mehta would also continue as the Chairman and Managing Director of Hindustan Unilever. As part of the new role, he would also become a member of the Unilever Leadership Executive (ULE). "Sanjiv has been one of our most impressive General Managers with a consistent track record of growth and execution in high growth and emerging markets," Unilever CEO Alan Jope said in a statement. Mehta has been instrumental in unlocking strong performance in South Asia, delivering exceptional top and bottom line growth, he added. "I look forward welcoming Sanjiv onto ULE where he will add invaluable insights and leadership," Jope said. Unilever also announced appointment of Nitin Paranjpe, President, Foods & Refreshment, as the Chief Operating Officer. He will be responsible for all of Unilever's go-to-market ...
March 14, 2019, 5:40 p.m.

This is the second instance in three months where HUL, also the country's largest advertiser, has courted controversy over its commercial
March 8, 2019, 12:35 a.m.

Marketeers are in for some tough times ahead as brands are now under constant scrutiny on the social media.On Thursday, FMCG major Hindustan Unilever
March 7, 2019, 8:25 p.m.

The company’s Twitter handle tweeted about the Red Label Kumbh Mela ad which features a son trying to abandon his elderly father.The message didn’t go down well with Twitterati who targeted the multinational for being insensitive and disrespectful
March 7, 2019, 6:51 p.m.