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Colgate-Palmolive Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets consumer products worldwide. The company operates in two segments: Oral, Personal and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition. It offers oral care products, including toothpastes, toothbrushes, and mouthwashes, as well as dental floss and pharmaceutical products for dentists and other oral health professionals; personal care products comprising liquid hand soaps, shower gels, bar soaps, deodorants, antiperspirants, shampoos, and conditioners; and home care products, such as dishwashing liquids, laundry and dishwashing detergents, household cleaners, oil soaps, bleaches, and fabric conditioners. The company also offers pet nutrition products for everyday nutritional needs; a range of therapeutic products to manage disease conditions; and various products with natural ingredients. Its principal trademarks include Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline, and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet, and Hill’s Ideal Balance. The company markets its pet nutrition products for dogs and cats through pet supply retailers and veterinarians. Colgate-Palmolive Company was founded in 1806 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

37,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/20/14
Founded in 1806

colgate-palmolive co (CL) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $752.2K
President of Colgate-North America and Global...
Total Annual Compensation: $629.4K
Chief Operating Officer of Global Innovation ...
Total Annual Compensation: $891.3K
Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $769.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

colgate-palmolive co (CL) Key Developments

Colgate Announces Second Quarter Dividend, Payable on May 15, 2014

Colgate-Palmolive Company increased the ongoing quarterly common stock cash dividend by 6%. The increase will be effective as of the second quarter, 2014. The new rate of $0.36 per share is up from $0.34. The Board declared that the second quarter dividend is to be paid on May 15, 2014 to shareholders of record as of April 22, 2014.

Colgate-Palmolive Co. Presents at UBS Global Consumer Conference, Mar-13-2014 08:50 AM

Colgate-Palmolive Co. Presents at UBS Global Consumer Conference, Mar-13-2014 08:50 AM. Venue: Four Seasons Hotel Boston, 200 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Speakers: Nigel B. Burton, Chief Marketing Officer.

Colgate-Palmolive Co. Introduces Colgate(R) Optic White(TM) Toothbrush + Whitening Pen

Colgate-Palmolive introduced the Colgate(R) Optic White(TM) Toothbrush + Whitening Pen - the first-ever toothbrush with a built-in whitening pen. The new Colgate(R) Optic White(TM) Toothbrush + Whitening Pen provides a convenient, affordable way to achieve high-impact teeth whitening at home, with whiter teeth in just two days. The Colgate(R) Optic White(TM) Toothbrush + Whitening Pen provides a unique way to integrate effective whitening into the daily oral care routine. This premium toothbrush is specially designed with polishing bristles and whitening cups to help remove surface stains. The built-in whitening pen, that conveniently stores inside the toothbrush's handle, contains an advanced whitening gel that adheres immediately to teeth after application and starts working on contact. The whitening gel penetrates to deeply whiten teeth for a brilliant, whiter smile. It only takes seconds to apply - no waiting or rinsing. Beginning February 2014, the Colgate(R) Optic White(TM) Toothbrush + Whitening Pen will be available in the oral care aisle at mass retailers nationwide.


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