Unilever slips into buttery embrace

Jan 18, 2014

Unilever slips into buttery embrace

by Matthew Boyle

Paul Polman, CEO of margarine maker Unilever, has criticized butter in the past, saying the dairy fat “kills.” With sales of the company’s spreads sagging, he is now embracing it. In what Unilever Foods President Antoine de Saint-Affrique calls a “fundamental turnaround” of a ...