Colgate-Palmolive Co.    

 
NYSE: CL

Address:

300 Park Ave.

New York, NY 10022-7402

United States

Phone:
(212) 310-2000

Company description

Colgate-Palmolive Co. is a leading consumer products company that was founded in 1806, incorporated in Delaware in 1923, and went public in March 1930. William Colgate started the company as a starch, soap and candle business. The oral, personal and home care segment is the main line of business, and the company also has a pet nutrition segment. Colgate's oral care brands include Colgate Total and Colgate Max Fresh toothpastes, Colgate 360 degree manual toothbrushes and Colgate and Colgate Plax oral rinses. The oral care business also includes dental floss and pharmaceutical products for oral health professionals. Colgate's personal care products include Palmolive and Softsoap brands, Irish Spring and Protex bar soaps, and Speed Stick and Lady Speed Stick deodorants and antiperspirants. Colgate's home care products include Palmolive and Ajax dishwashing liquids, Fabuloso and Ajax household cleaners and Murphy's Oil Soap. The Hill's Pet Nutrition segment markets two brands of food for dogs and cats in over 90 countries. Science Diet is sold by authorized pet supply retailers and veterinarians for everyday nutritional needs, and Prescription Diet includes therapeutic products sold by veterinarians.

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News and information about Colgate-Palmolive Co.

COLGATE PALMOLIVE REPORTS DISPOSITION BY CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER DEORAS (New York)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 15, 2018; 284 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 -- Colgate Palmolive Co. (CL), New York, has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest...
Colgate-Palmolive's Q3 Conundrum: To Smile at 32% Ebitda Growth or Frown at Falling Market Share
Mint; February 6, 2018; 700+ words
...whether Colgate wins the toothpaste wars. Talking about the company's natural offerings in India, its parent-the Colgate-Palmolive Co.-said in a call that it is doing well. That should offer some solace to investors. India was one of the markets apart...
Form 8-K: Colgate Palmolive Files Current Report
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; January 28, 2018; 323 words
WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 -- Colgate Palmolive Co, New York, files Form 8-K (current report) with Securities and Exchange Commission on Jan. 26.State of Incorporation...
In Brief
Dayton Daily News (Dayton, OH); January 27, 2018; 658 words
...devices. Kobo offers nearly 6 million titles from thousands of publishers. Colgate-Palmolive falls short of revenue mark Colgate-Palmolive Co. shares fell Friday after the consumer products maker posted revenue that missed forecasts. The maker of toothpaste...
Twelve Issa Members Ranked among Fortune's Most Admired
States News Service; January 22, 2018; 361 words
...within and across industries. The ISSA-member companies included in Fortune's 2018 list include: 3M Cintas Corp. Colgate-Palmolive Co. DowDuPont Ecolab, Inc. Henkel AG and Co. KGaA, parent company of Dial Professional Illinois Tool Works, parent...
COLGATE PALMOLIVE REPORTS DISPOSITION BY CLO AND SECRETARY DANIELS (New York)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; January 12, 2018; 268 words
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 -- Colgate Palmolive Co. (CL), New York, has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest...
COLGATE PALMOLIVE REPORTS DISPOSITION BY CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER VERDUIN (New York)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; December 12, 2017; 283 words
WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 -- Colgate Palmolive Co. (CL), New York, has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest...
COLGATE PALMOLIVE REPORTS DISPOSITION BY VP AND CORPORATE CONTROLLER JAKOBSEN (New York)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; December 12, 2017; 285 words
WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 -- Colgate Palmolive Co. (CL), New York, has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 325611 - Soap and Other Detergent Manufacturing

325612 - Polish and Other Sanitation Good Manufacturing

325620 - Toilet Preparation Manufacturing

551112 - Offices of Other Holding Companies


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 2841 - Soaps and Other Detergents, Except Specialty Cleaners industry report

2842 - Specialty Cleaning, Polishing, and Sanitation Preparations industry report

2844 - Perfumes, Cosmetics, and Other Toilet Preparations industry report

6719 - Offices of Holding Companies, NEC industry report