Unilever chose Schneider Electric in Ecuador
Unilever chose Schneider Electric to supply high- and medium-voltage power for its new factory in Guayaquil, Ecuador, as well as the main low-voltage distribution systems. This plant, located in the country's second-largest city, replaces an older facility, and will beused to produce Pinguino ice cream products. Unilever is one of Schneider Electric's major accounts. With production units in 90 countries, Unilever employs 265,000 people throughout the world and achieved global revenue of FF270 billion in 1999.