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These 13 Companies Control Everything You Buy

Only 13 companies control almost every large food and beverage brand in the world.

Companies such as Nestlé, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, Unilever, Danone, General Mills, Kellogg’s, Mars, Associated British Foods, and Mondelez, Johnson Johnson's, and P&G. each employ thousands and make billions of dollars in revenue every year.

With end goal to push these companies to roll out positive improvements and for clients to know who controls the brands they're purchasing — Oxfam made a marvelous infographic that shows how interconnected buyer marks truly are. 

Here's a further breakdown of the company's that own the brands and items we use each day, companies that basically controls everything we purchase: 

#1 Kellogg's 

2019 revenue: $23 billion 

Kellogg's doesn't only own cereal brands like corn flakes and froot loop but also owns products such as Pringles, cheez it and eggo.

#2 Associated British Foods 

2019 revenue: $26.8 billion 

This British company possesses brands, for example, Dorset Cereals and Twinings tea, just as the retailer Primark. 

3# General Mills 

2019 revenue : $26.6 billion 

General Mills is most popular for grains like Cheerios and Chex, yet it also owns brands like Yoplait, Hamburger Helper, Haagen-Dazs, and Betty Crocker. 

4# Danone 

2019 revenue: $33.7 billion 

Most popular for yogurts like Activa, Yocrunch, and Oikos, Danone additionally sells medical nutrition items and filtered water. 

5# Mondelez 

2019: $35.9 billion 

This snack driven company's brands includes brands like Oreo, Trident gum, and Sour Patch Kids. 

6# Mars 

2019 revenue : $45 billion 

Mars is most popular for its chocolate brands, for example, M&M, however it additionally claims Uncle Ben's rice, Starburst, and Orbit gum. 

7# Coca-Cola

2019 revenue: $51.9 billion

Coca-Cola is moving beyond soft drinks, with beverage brands including Dasani, Fuze, and Honest Tea.

8# Unilever

2019 revenue: $58.3 billion

Unilever’s diverse list of brands includes Axe body spray, Lipton tea, Magnum ice cream, and Hellmann’s mayonnaise.

9# PepsiCo

2019 revenue: $72.8 billion

In addition to Pepsi and other sodas, PepsiCo also owns brands such as Quaker Oatmeal, Cheetos, and Tropicana.

10# Nestlé

2019 revenue: $100.2 billion

Brands you may not have known that Nestlé owns include Gerber baby food, Perrier, DiGiorno, and Hot Pockets — plus, of course, candy brands including Butterfinger and KitKat.

11# Johnson's Johnson

2019 revenue: $96.45 billion

Owns brand products such as Clean&clear, Aveeno, Tylenol, Band-aid and baby skin, hair products.

12# Kraft Heinz

2019 revenue: $28.22 billion

Owns major brands like Heinz ketchup, Maxwell, lunchables and Kraft Mac and cheese.

13# P&G

2019 revenue: $75.06 billion

Owns major brands including Pampers, Gillette, Crest, Charmin and Tide

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