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Johnson launched , a tool toeducate about adding value and serving the greatergood simultaneously.The company invests at least 5 percent of pretaxprofits in programs designed to improve the qualityof life in countries where it operates—which issignificant, given that more than two-thirds of thecompany’s employees work outside the U.S.S.C. Johnson has operations in 70 countries andsells its products in more than 110.BrandsDrano, Edge, Fantastik, Glade, Off, Pledge, Raid,Saran, Shout, Vanish, Windex, ZiplocRecent Milestones2007Recognized by the Center for Resource Solutionsfor using Green-e certified energy at its largestglobal manufacturing facility; S.C. Johnsonpowers the facility with cogenerated electricityfrom twin turbines that run on natural gas andwaste methane from a public landfill.Hispanic Magazinenames S.C. Johnson to itslist of 100 companies that offer the greatestopportunities for Hispanic Americans in the U.S.Fortunemagazine ranks S.C. Johnson seventh inthe “100 Best Places to Work For” in America.2006Named a “Best Place to Work” by the HumanRights Campaign, and a “Best Company forDiversity” byDiversityInc magazine.The company celebrates the 20th anniversaryof the S.C. Johnson Childcare Learning Center,one of the first child-care centers in Americaestablished exclusively for employee use.2005Inducted into the Working Mother’s Hall ofFame as one of the few companies to haveappeared more than 15 times on the “100 BestCompanies for Working Mothers” list.π AT A GLANCEKey Financial Stats2006 revenue: $7,000 million 1-year change: 7.7 percentPersonnel HighlightsNumber of employees: 12,000 1-year change: 0.0 percent
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50WETFEET INSIDER GUIDECareers in Consumer ProductsGETTING HIREDTHE WORKPLACEON THE JOBTHE COMPANIESTHE INDUSTRY\AT A GLANCEFOR YOUR REFERENCEUNILEVERUnilever House, BlackfriarsLondon EC4P 4BQUnited KingdomPh: +44-20-7822-5252Fax: +44-20-7822-6191OverviewUnilever is one of the world’s largest consumerpackaged goods companies. These brands may ringa bell—Q-tips, Vaseline, Slim-Fast, and CountryCrock. The Unilever Group is comprised of threecompanies—Unilever PLC, Unilever N.V., andUnilever. Unilever PLC is based in London. Unileveris the second-largest packaged goods company in theworld, after Nestlé and Kraft, with brands that includeKnorr, Lipton, and Magnum. The company is rankednumber one in the world in personal wash, fragrancesand deodorants, with brands such as Dove, Omo,and Axe/Lynx. In the late 1990s, Unilever trimmedits portfolio to put more focus on a handful of globalpower brands. In 2005, the company sold its Unileverinternational cosmetics unit to Coty for $800 million.BrandsAmora Maille, Axe, Ben & Jerry’s, Bertolli, BirdsEye, Breyers, Calvin Klein fragrances, Degreeantiperspirant, Dove, Hellmann’s, I Can’t BelieveIt’s Not Butter, Knorr, Lawry’s, Lever 2000, Lipton,Pond’s, Q-tips, Ragú, Slim-Fast, Suave, Surf,ThermaSilk, Wisk, VaselineRecent Milestones2007Commits to purchasing all its tea fromsustainable sources. Unilever asks the
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