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About Perfetti van Melle

Perfetti Van Melle is a privately owned company that manufactures and distributes candy and chewing gum in over 150 countries worldwide. Today, Perfetti Van Melle is ranked as the third largest sugar confectionery/chewing gum company in the world, second in Europe, with strong brands like Mentos, Chupa Chups, Fruittella, Frisk, Smint, Look-O-Look and Mentos Gum.

In addition to these global brands, the Perfetti Van Melle Group offers a wide range of tailored products to meet the tastes of each individual on local and regional markets. The ability to develop products, varieties and flavors that meet the different demands and opportunities of local markets is indeed one of the Group’s keys to success.

Contact information

  • Zoete Inval 20, 4815 HK Bred

Key figures

  • Sector(s): FMCG
  • Amount of employees in The Netherlands: 800+
  • Amount of employees worldwide: 17,000+
  • Location headquarters The Netherlands: Breda
  • Location headquarters worldwide: Amsterdam
  • Active in countries: 150
  • Revenue worldwide: €2,454 million
  • Amount of academics starting per year: between 5 and 15
  • Amount of available internships per year: 15
  • Amount of locations in The Netherlands: 4
  • Amount of locations worldwide: 38

20th April 2020

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Activity information

Company Days - Individual Conversations

Subscription: Open subscription

Language: Dutch

Date: 20-04-2020

Time: 9:00 - 17:00


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