|Born||2 September 1898|
|Died||2 March 1949 (aged 50)|
|Occupation(s)||Chocolatier, confectionery company founder|
|Known for||Ferrero SpA|
|Relatives||Pietro Ferrero Jr.|
Pietro Ferrero (Italian pronunciation: [ˈpjɛːtro ferˈrɛːro]; 2 September 1898 – 2 March 1949) was the founder of Ferrero SpA, an Italian confectionery and chocolatier company. His company invented Nutella, a hazelnut-cream spread, which is now sold in over 160 countries. Ferrero Rochers are also made by his company, Ferrero, as were Tic-Tacs and the Kinder chocolate brand.
- ^ "The story of Ferrero Group and its Mission". Ferrero Corporate. Retrieved 16 April 2017.
- ^ Mitzman, Dany (18 May 2014). "Nutella: How the world went nuts for a hazelnut spread". BBC. Retrieved 18 March 2017.