Nestlé logo 1930sFounded in 1867 in Switzerland by Henri Nestlé, the company merged with the Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Co. in 1905.  By 1906, Australia was Nestlé’s second biggest export market and the decision was made to manufacture here. Nestlé was to become a diverse global group controlling many well-known brands, with products including chocolate, infant foods,  pet foods, coffee and yoghurt.