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Company Name: Colgate-Palmolive Company
Company Logo: Image:Colgate palmolive logo.svg
Company Type: Public
Traded As: CL, S&P 500
Company Slogan: "World of Care"
Foundation: 1806
Location: 300 Park Avenue, New York City, New York, United States
Key People: Ian M. Cook, Chief Executive Officer
Area Served: / num employees
Industry: Personal care
Revenue: operating income
Net Income: assets
Equity: {{increase}} US$ 2.6 billion (2010) Homepage: [http://www.colgate.com/ www.colgate.com]
Colgate-Palmolive Company is an American multinational consumer products company focused on the production, distribution and provision of household, health care and personal products, such as soaps, detergents, and oral hygiene products (including toothpaste and toothbrushes). Under its "Hill's" brand, it is also a manufacturer of veterinary products. The company's corporate offices are on Park Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.
In 1806, William Colgate, a soap and candle maker, opened up a starch, soap and candle factory on Dutch Street in New York City under the name of "William Colgate & Company". William Colgate in 1833 suffered a severe heart attack stopping his business from selling. But after a couple of years of recovery he continued with his business. In the 1840s, the firm began selling individual cakes of soap in uniform weights. In 1857, William Colgate died and the company was reorganized as "Colgate & Company" under the management of Samuel Colgate, his son, who did not want to continue the business but thought it would be the right thing to do. In 1872, Colgate introduced Cashmere Bouquet, a perfumed soap. In 1873, the firm introduced its first toothpaste, an aromatic toothpaste sold in jars. His company sold the first toothpaste in a tube, Colgate Ribbon Dental Cream, in 1896. In 1896, Colgate hired Martin Ittner and under his direction founded one of the first applied research labs. By 1908 they initiated mass selling of toothpaste in tubes. His other son, James Boorman Colgate, was a primary trustee of Colgate University (formerly Madison University).
In Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the B.J. Johnson Company was making a soap entirely of palm oil and olive oil, the formula of which was developed by B.J. Johnson in 1898. The soap was popular enough to rename their company after it - "Palmolive". Around the start of the 20th century Palmolive, which contained both palm and olive oils, was the world's best-selling soap. Extensive advertising in

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Northern Trust Corp Boosts Stake in Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)

Northern Trust Corp boosted its stake in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) by 0.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 10,847,126 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional ...
Posted: January 16, 2017, 6:48 am

Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc. Has $905,000 Stake in Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)

Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc. continued to hold its position in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 12,162 shares of the company’s stock at the end of the third ...
Posted: January 18, 2017, 5:16 pm

Colgate-Palmolive Declares Dividend of $0.39 Per Share

Colgate-Palmolive (CL) has a market cap of $58.7 billion and rose 0.83% to close at $65.85 per share on January 12, 2017. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and YTD (year-to-date) price movements were -1.5%, -1.4%, and 0.63%, respectively, on the same day.
Posted: January 13, 2017, 3:39 am
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