Company Unilever Group
Country United Kingdom
Email n.a.
Telephone +44 20 7822 6010
Market Segment Mass Market
Core Business Beauty

Dove Financial Report 2018


Unilever Group Financial Report

Income Statement Trend

Total Revenue

It includes the overall revenue of the company, considering not only the sales of finished goods, but all of the sources of the company income.

Operating Margin

Also known as ROS - Return on Sales, it measures the percentage of sales revenue that gets 'returned' to the company as net profits after all the related costs of the activity are deducted. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.

Net Profitability

It's a measure of a company's overall profitability, i.e. how much of its sales are converting to profit. The value given is the amount of sales needed to generate one currency unit of post tax profit. Negative values mean that the company has a negative level of post tax profit. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.

Profit Ratio

It's a key measure of success. The profit ratio measures the amount of profit generated by each single currency unit of sales. The figure is about the latest fiscal year available.

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Official Websites

Dove website
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Official Social Media

Brand Description


United States





The Dove brand started its life in 1957 in the US, with the revolutionary new beauty cleansing Bar. With its patented blend of mild cleansers and ¼ moisturising cream, Dove’s iconic Beauty Bar rinses cleaner than soap, leaving skin clean, soft and smooth. It is #1 Dermatologist Recommended brand in the US, Canada and France and strongly endorsed by Dermatologists across the world.
Dove brand’s heritage is based on moisturisation - proof not promises grew Dove from a Beauty Bar into one of the world’s most beloved beauty brands. Today Dove offers a range of products: Body Washes, Hand and Body Lotions, Facial Cleansers, Deodorants, Shampoos, Conditioners and Hair Styling products, all developed on the universal premise of real care.

Business Strategy

Market Positioning

Mass Market

Core Business




Product Categories

Body Care
Hair Care
Man Care
Skin Care

Unilever Group profile

Name Unilever Group
Country United Kingdom
VAT Number n.a.
Telephone +44 20 7822 6010
Fax +44 20 7822 5511
Date of foundation 1930
Type of Company Listed


Unilever House Blackfriars London, EC4P 4BQ

Ownership (Top Shareholders)

Unilever Group doesn't provide the information on its shareholders.

Dove Latest News

Dove And The Crown Coalition Applaud U.S. House Of Representatives Passing The Crown Act
The CROWN Coalition, a national alliance founded by Dove, National Urban League, Western Center on Law & Poverty and Color Of Change, along with over 70 CROWN Act supporting organizations, commend the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the CROWN Act of 2020, making the federal bill one step closer to being made into law. The CROWN Act legislation (H.R. 5309) provides legal protection from hair discrimination based on the texture of natural hair or hairstyles such as braids, locs, twists and knots. The acronym CROWN stands for Create a Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair.
Dove Men+Care Partners with NBPA
Dove Men+Care and the National Basketball Players Association NBPA are partnering to help create a society where Black men and young men are cared for, respected, supported and protected. The Commit to C.A.R.E Now Initiative will showcase, honor and celebrate the humanity of Black men while addressing a number of issues such as public safety, safe and fair voting, community engagement and the accurate portrayal of Black men in media.

Dove Men+Care and National Basketball Players Association Partner on Commit to C.A.R.E Now Initiative
Dove Men + Care and NBPA today announced a landmark partnership to help create a society that cares about blacks and young people, respecting, supporting and protecting. The current C.A.R.E initiative will showcase, commemorate and celebrate the humanity of blacks while addressing many issues such as public safety, safe and fair voting, community participation, and accurate portrayal of blacks by the media.
Maker of Dove skincare drops “whitening” from product packages
Consumer products giant Unilever is making some branding changes. The maker of Dove skincare products will remove words such as “Whitening” “Lightening” and “Fair” from packaging.
Unilever donates over €100m for Covid-19
Unilever, the consumer goods manufacturer of brands like Dove, Sunsilk and Lipton, recently announced it would contribute over €100m through donations of soap, sanitizer, bleach and food to help tackle the global Covid-19 pandemic.

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