Colgate is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Mennen, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, Elmex, Tom's of Maine, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.
Colgate-Palmolive Co. is incorporated in Delaware, United States. Colgate common stock is listed and traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol CL and on other world exchanges including those in Amsterdam, Frankfurt, London, Paris and Zurich.
Operational Structure: The Oral, Personal and Home Care segment is operated through four reportable operating segments: North America, Latin America, Europe/South Pacific and Greater Asia/Africa, all of which sell to a variety of retail and wholesale customers and distributors.
Hill's Pet Nutrition competes on a worldwide basis in the pet nutrition market, selling its products principally through the veterinary profession and specialty pet retailers.