Colgate-Palmolive Company

Colgate-Palmolive Company

The Colgate-Palmolive Company is very popular in the whole world. Its products are known in more than 200 countries. The company was found in 1806 by William Colgate. At first, the business was dedicated to the manufacturing of candle, starch and of course, soup. It is not until 1953, that the company adopted Colgate as its official name. Thanks to the success of the company, in 1956, its headquarters were opened in a building in New York.


Colgate-Palmolive Company creates high quality health and hygienist products as bar soap, liquid soaps, toothpastes, toothbrushes, detergents, dishwasher detergents, deodorants, fabric softener and household cleaners. They also produce pet food; however, it is not as popular as the products mentioned above.


The Colgate-Palmolive Company wants to serve consumers by making their lives healthier and by improving their quality of life. For this reason, the company has several social programs. As “Bright Smiles, Bright Futures” directed to provide education for children. Or “Make the U” which gives scholarships. There are others such as: “Put Your Mind to It”, “Starlight Children’s Foundation”, “Colgate Women's Games”, and “Give Kids a Smile”.


Colgate-Palmolive Company HeadQuarters

Colgate-Palmolive Company

Street: 300 Park Ave.
City: New York City
State: NY
Zip Code: 10022

Contact Information

Phone: 212-310-2000
Website: http://www.colgate.com/
Stock Symbol: CL

Company information

Profit: 4310000$
Revenues: 15500000000$
Investment: 0$
Employees: 39200


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