Unilever, Britain’s third-biggest company, will close down its London corporate headquarters and make Rotterdam its sole legal home in a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May’s government ahead of Brexit.

Unilever last year announced a review of its dual-headed structure after rebuffing a $143 billion takeover offer from Kraft Heinz.

It said on Thursday it would divide the business into three divisions with 2 headquartered in London and one in Rotterdam. Unilever’s 7,300 staff in the UK will ...

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