Colgate Palmolive The small soap and candle business that William Colgate began in New York City early in the 19th century is now, more than 200 years later, a truly global company serving hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide.
Colgate Palmolive 200-year history reflects the strength and innovation that Colgate people have used to constantly transform our Company and identify new opportunities. With global brands sold in over 200 countries; Colgate, Mennen, Palmolive, Ajax, Softsoap, and Hill's Pet Nutrition are among the world's most recognizable household names, trusted and relied upon by consumers everywhere.
Colgate People, working around the world, share a commitment to their three core corporate values: Caring, Global Teamwork and Continuous Improvement. These values are reflected not only in the quality of their products and the reputation of their Company, but also in their dedication to serving the communities where they do business.
As a leading consumer products company Colgate Palmolive are also deeply committed to advancing technology which can address changing consumer needs throughout the world. In fact, their goal is to use their technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for their consumers wherever they live.
As a successful business, Colgate Palmolive are focused on achieving the consistent growth required to continue their global success and to make them an even stronger company. Colgate Palmolive believe this is the best way to benefit their consumers, their people and their shareholders.