Nestle S.A. operates within the Bottled and canned soft drinks sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Nestle with three other
major food companies:
of the Netherlands
sales of 51.32 billion Euro [US$70.50 billion]
of which 35%
was Personal Care),
(2012 sales: 20.87 billion Euro [US$28.67 billion]
of which 56%
was Fresh Dairy products), and
General Mills, Inc.
based in the United States
(2013 sales of $17.77 billion
of which 60%
was U.S. Retail).
Note: not all of these companies have the same fiscal year: the most recent data for each company are being used.
During the year ended December of 2012, sales at
Nestle were 92.19 billion Swiss Francs (US$103.46 billion).
increase of 10.2%
versus 2011, when the company's sales were 83.64 billion Swiss Francs.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2010, when Nestle
reported sales of 104.61 billion Swiss Francs.