Perfetti Van Melle

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Perfetti Van Melle
Naamloze vennootschap
Industry Confectionery
Predecessors Perfetti SpA (1946-2001)
Van Melle NV (1840-2001)
Founded 2001
Founder Ambrogio and Edigio Perfetti
Headquarters Lainate, Italy
Area served
Key people
Sameer Suneja, Global CEO[1] Augusto Perfetti and Giorgio Perfetti (co-owners)
Products Confectionery
Revenue €2.40 billion
Number of employees

Perfetti Van Melle is a privately held Italian global manufacturer of confectionery and gum. It was formed in 2001 with the acquisition of Van Melle of Netherlands by the Perfetti group of Italy. Its corporate headquarters is in Lainate (Milan), Italy. Perfetti Van Melle is the third largest confectionery manufacturer in the world after Mondelēz International and Mars, Incorporated. It employs 17,000 people via 30 subsidiary companies and distributes its products in over 159 countries. Their US headquarters is located in Erlanger, a Kentucky suburb of Cincinnati.

Mentos sugar free manufactured by Perfetti Van Melle


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