Our R&D locations

Innovation is right at the heart of Unilever, and our dynamic R&D environment attracts top-class scientists who enjoy the best of both worlds – being at the cutting edge of technology and seeing their work deliver real benefits daily.

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On 22 September 2008 we opened our latest global Centre of Excellence in Cisterna, Italy, by cutting a giant pasta ribbon. The centre will focus on composite food products such as meals, salads, snacks and bakery goods.

Unilever R&D opens Centre of Excellence for new product development

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Vlaardingen, 4 March 2008 - Unilever R&D today opened the Centre of Excellence Structured Emulsions in Vlaardingen, the Netherlands.

Unilever opens global Centre of Excellence for Drinks

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Colworth Science Park, 14 May 2008: Unilever, the world's biggest tea company, today opened its global R&D Centre of Excellence for Drinks in the United Kingdom.

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