The companies in the Netherlands are responsible for turnover in Northern, Western, Central and Eastern Europe. In 2017, the net turnover amounted to €244.0 million. Worldwide our turnover was €2.454 billion (36% chewing gum and 64% sweets).
Frequently Asked Questions
No, Perfetti Van Melle is a family-run business and is therefore not listed. This is why we do not publish an annual financial report.
At the end of 2017, Perfetti Van Melle Benelux employed 736 people. This figure consists of 64% men and 36% women.
At the end of 2017, almost 18,000 people worked for Perfetti Van Melle at 37 locations.
Perfetti Van Melle has four branches in the Netherlands: Breda, Weert, Sittard and Andelst.
In Breda we produce Mentos. In Weert we produce Fruittella and Wybert and in Sittard we produce Frisk and Smint.
Can I have a guided tour of one of the factories?
Unfortunately it is not possible to organise guided tours of our factories as we have to guarantee optimal quality for our products. Safety provisions stipulate that machines must be sealed off and as we produce foodstuffs, strict rules apply with regard to hygiene.
I have a question/complaint/comment/suggestion/compliment related to a Perfetti Van Melle product. Where can I send this question?
You can send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
I would like to know more about the ingredients you use. Where can I find this information?
You can find all the ingredients and nutritional values for each product on our so-called brand sites. You will be automatically directed to these websites via 'Our brands'.
Where can I find more information about the confectionery industry?
For general information about the confectionery industry you can contact our branch association VBZ.