Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) is one of the world’s largest global producers of detergents, toiletries and other household and pet nutrition products.
The company has some of the most familiar and well-regarded brands in the world including Ajax, Palmolive, Irish Spring, Softsoap, Fabuloso, Mennen, Speed Stick, Science Diet, Hill’s Pet Foods and Colgate. Each of these brands has a dominant position within its respective market. Colgate controls approximately 45% of the worldwide oral care market, 23% of the personal care market, 21% of the home care market and 13% of the total pet nutrition market. Continue Reading »