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Ferrero is an Italian food processor, rooted in Italy but with international headquarters in Luxembourg. Established in Alba in the 1940s, the private and family-owned company focuses on the production of chocolate and non-chocolate confectioneries, with 25 production plants spanning five continents. Ferrero operates in more than 50 countries and its products are sold in over 170 countries around the world, with well-known consumer brands including Nutella, Tic Tac and Kinder. It continues to expand its presence and product offerings through its acquisition of German nutrition supplements company Nutrisun, Italy frozen-pastry company Fresystem, and US icecream maker Wells.

Ranking position
#52 /380
Total score
27.4 /100
Industry Rank
Agricultural products and commodities #19
Food and beverage manufacturers/processors #36
Food and agriculture #48
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Governance and strategy

#1 28.8 /100 #154

Ecosystems and biodiversity

#1 19.4 /100 #74

Social inclusion and community impact

#1 39.5 /100 #38
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Senningerberg , Luxembourg
Number of employees
Group revenue
USD 14,733,389,474
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This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2000 most influential companies

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