Cruz noted that Unilever Nigeria Plc. is repurposing its portfolio by gradually exiting two categories, Home Care and Skin Cleansing, affecting only 3 brands (OMO, Sunlight and Lux) with the company better poised to drive the rest of its brand portfolio for growth into the future and strengthen business operations with measures to digitize and simplify processes.
BRANDPOWER reports that Unilever Nigeria Plc. is principally involved in the manufacture and marketing of foods and refreshments, home care and beauty and personal care products.
The Company’s segments include Food Products (FP) and Home & Personal Care Products (HPC). The FP segment includes sales of savory.
The HPC segment now comprises the production and sale of skincare and oral care products, fabric care and household cleaning. The Company’s international brands in Nigeria include Close-Up, Pepsodent, Vaseline, Royco, Lipton, Rexona, Knorr, Pears, and Lifebuoy, among others.
Unilever Nigeria Plc has manufacturing sites in Oregun, Lagos State and Agbara, Ogun State.