L’Oréal Group: named Marc Speichert CMO leader, effective immediately. He joined L’Oréal USA in 2010 in what was a newly-created role of chief marketing officer. Since then, under his CMO leadership, the US businesses… Read More »
Colgate-Palmolive Company reported worldwide net sales rose 1.5% to $4.4 billion in the third quarter 2013. Global unit volume grew 5.0%, pricing increased 1.0% and foreign exchange was negative 4.5%, the company reported.
Chairman, president and CE… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,597,617 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a toothpowder comprising particulated natural calcium carbonate particles having calcium carbonate surfaces; and a flavor oil coating on a majority of the calcium carbonate surfaces.… Read More »
Ace Metrix, a TV and video advertising analytics service, has unveiled its 2013 Brand of the Year Watch List, a compilation of the top performing TV advertisers across 20 of most competitive categories. Brands that appear on this list have earned the… Read More »
Fueled by a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.1% during the past three years, manufacturers’ sales of professional oral care products in the US were expected to hit $426.5 million in 2013, according to “Professional Oral Care USA&rd… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,541,355 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has been awarded a US patent covering a process that entails mixing at least one surfactant, water, and at least one suspending agent chosen from polysaccharides, gums and celluloses to form a liq… Read More »
Entrepreneur Robert R. Taylor, creator of consumer products and founder of several companies including Minnetonka Corporation, died Aug. 29, 2013, in Newport Beach, CA, after a long battle with cancer. He was 77.
Throughout his long business career,… Read More »
CPL Aromas: named Akram Khadr as sales manager for Egypt; he will be based in Cairo. Khadr brings with him knowledge and experience of the Egyptian market having worked in both the FMCG sector and the fragrance industry. Gaining experience of perfume… Read More »
Colgate-Palmolive’s second quarter sales increased 2% to more than $4.3 billion. Unit volume grew 4.0%, pricing increased 1.0% and foreign exchange was negative 3.0%. Organic sales (net sales excluding foreign exchange, acquisitions and divestm… Read More »
Colgate has set The Guinness World Record for the most people using mouthwash simultaneously. In late June, 1,142 consumers in New York City’s Times Square, along with TV host and actress Stacy Keibler, simultaneously swished with new Colgate T… Read More »
Among the oral care patents issued last month, was a dentrifice containing functional film flakes, which was filed by Colgate-Palmolive Company. The dentifrice composition (Patent No. 8,475,771 B2) comprised an orally acceptable vehicle and film flak… Read More »
Sales: $2.3 billion for household, personal care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $2.9 billion. Net income: $350 million.
Key Personnel: James R. Craigie, chairman and chief executive officer.
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Sales: $14.9 billion for oral care, personal care and household care products. Corporate sales: $17.1 billion. Net income: $2.4 billion.
Key Personnel: Ian Cook, chairman, president and chief executive offi… Read More »
• Colgate-Palmolive’s first quarter sales rose 2.5% to $4.3 billion. Global unit volume grew 4.0%, pricing increased 1.5% and foreign exchange was negative 3.0%. Operating profit decreased 21% to $742 million in first quarter 2013. Colgate… Read More »
• According a new ranking of the most popular global FMCG brands by Kantar Worldpanel, Colgate reaches more than half of the global population (65% penetration) with its oral care products.
Kantar Worldpanel’s new Brand Footprint Ranking… Read More »
• Colgate-Palmolive Company posted a 2.5% increase in worldwide net sales to $4.3 billion in the fourth quarter 2012. Global unit volume grew 1.5%, pricing increased 2.5% and foreign exchange was negative 1.5%. Net income rose 6% to $671 milli… Read More »
• Colgate Total and Kelly Ripa have partnered to launch the brand’s new “You Can Do It” campaign, which is designed to encourage consumers to take control of their health and well-being, including proper oral hygiene. The accor… Read More »