Knorr is a German meals and beverage mannequin that has been owned by the British agency Unilever since 2000, when Unilever acquired Best Foods, excluding Japan, the place it’s made beneath licence by Ajinomoto. The mannequin produces dehydrated soup and meal mixes, bouillon cubes and condiments.
Knorr was known as Royco in Kenya, Indonesia, and the Netherlands, and as Continental in New Zealand and Australia. Knorr will be produced in Pakistan and India.
Knorr was primarily based by Carl Heinrich Theodor Knorr (1800 to 1875) in 1838. Its headquarters are in Heilbronn, Germany. Products which have been beforehand purchased beneath the Lipton mannequin are literally being absorbed into the Knorr product line. With annual product sales topping €3 billion, Knorr is its homeowners largest selling mannequin.
Israel Edible Products, an Israeli agency primarily based in Haifa, produces kosher soups for Knorr which could be purchased inside the United States and Israel.
Who Owns Knorr?
Knorr is owned by Unilever, a British-Dutch multinational shopper objects agency headquarterd in London, England. The agency’s merchandise embody meals, baby meals, clean drink, condiments, ice cream, bottled water, instantaneous espresso, energy drink, toothpaste, cleaning brokers, pet meals, pharmaceutical and shopper healthcare merchandise, breakfast cereals, tea, magnificence merchandise, and personal care. It is the largest producer of cleansing cleaning soap on the planet, and its merchandise will be present in about 190 nations.
Unilever was primarily based on September 2, 1929, by the merger of the the Dutch margarine producer Margarine Unie, and the British soapmaker Lever Brothers.