business
COMPANY BENCHMARKING • UNITED STATES

Colgate-Palmolive Company - Company Profile

Access all 5,000+ company profiles through Benchmarking Pro, available to Membership Plus subscribers. Unlock interactive competitor comparison tools that show you how Colgate-Palmolive Company stacks up to the competition and put relevant competitor and industry information at your fingertips.


Colgate-Palmolive Company - Overview

Brands
Ajax, Axion, Colgate, Cuddly, elmex, EltaMD Skin Care, Fabuloso, Fleecy, Fluffy, hello, Hills pet Nutrition, irish spring, Lady speed stick, meridol, Murphy oil soap, palmolive, Pinho sol, Protex, Sanex, Softlan, Softsoap, Sorriso, Soupline, Speed Stick, sta-soft, suavitel, tahiti, toms
Description
Colgate-Palmolive Company is a public company headquartered in New York with an estimated 33,800 employees. In the US, the company has a notable market share in at least five industries: Mouthwash Manufacturing, Dry Pet Food Production, Pet Food Production, Premium Pet Food Production and Soap & Cleaning Compound Manufacturing. Their largest market share is in the Mouthwash Manufacturing industry, where they account for an estimated 13.4% of total industry revenue and are considered an All Star because they display stronger market share, profit and revenue growth compared to their peers.
Company Details

Registered Name: Colgate-Palmolive Company

Company Type: Operating

Exchange: NYSE

Headquarters: 300 Park Ave New York NY 10022

Website: http://www.colgatepalmolive.com/

Employees: 33800

Colgate-Palmolive Company - Operating Industries and Main Competitors

error_outline To view all of Colgate-Palmolive Company's operating industries and competitors, see purchase options.

Colgate-Palmolive Company - Products and Services

  • Soap & Cleaning Compound Manufacturing in the US

  • Of the 4 core revenue-generating products and services in the Soap & Cleaning Compound Manufacturing in the US industry, Colgate-Palmolive Company offers:
    • Commercial soaps and detergents
    • Household soaps and detergents
    • Polishes and other sanitation goods
    • AAAAA AAAAA
  • Pet Food Production

  • Of the 3 core revenue-generating products and services in the Pet Food Production industry, Colgate-Palmolive Company offers:
    • Cat food
    • Dog food
    • Other
  • Dry Pet Food Production

  • Of the 3 core revenue-generating products and services in the Dry Pet Food Production industry, Colgate-Palmolive Company offers:
    • Dry cat food
    • Dry dog food
    • Specialty dry pet food
error_outline To view Colgate-Palmolive Company's full products and services, see purchase options.

Colgate-Palmolive Company - Analyst Insights

Colgate-Palmolive acknowledged for its sustainable business practices

For the fifth year in a year, Colgate has been acknowledged as a top-performing company for its commitment to sustainable business practices by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. The company’s sustainability practices are outlined in its 2025 Sustainability and Social Impact strategy. Colgate has put an increased focus on manufacturing sustainable products, such as recyclable toothpaste tubes, toothbrushes that dramatically decrease plastic waste, 100% post-consumer recycled plastic bottles and foaming hand soap tablets that reduce plastic consumption. On top of that, Colgate is committed to preserving the environment by working with organizations to decrease plastic waste, reduce water usage and conserve natural resources.

ESG


In response to volatile demand in the wake of the first COVID-19 surge, the company undertook a comprehensive cost reduction program, aimed at shoring up labor and supply costs.

Lorem Ipsum text header Report Title

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Maecenas non leo lacinia, consectetur ipsum non, pretium augue. Vestibulum accumsan dignissim massa, eu scelerisque mi malesuada ut. Aliquam scelerisque facilisis nisl ac varius. Nunc luctus nunc vel eros iaculis, vitae tristique ante fringilla. Ut vitae vulputate est, vel lacinia nisi. Curabitur eget nulla vitae mi faucibus imperdiet. Cras sagittis arcu eu diam pharetra iaculis eget sit amet risus. Morbi eget turpis ut diam commodo congue id eu lacus.

Cras sagittis arcu eu diam pharetra iaculis eget sit amet risus. Morbi eget turpis ut diam commodo congue id eu lacus.

error_outline To view all analyst insights on Colgate-Palmolive Company, see purchase options.

Colgate-Palmolive Company - SWOT Analysis

Strengths and weaknesses take into account internal factors, and are based on Colgate-Palmolive Company's performance in comparison to its competitors. Opportunities and Threats focus on external influences, and are based on trends and demand in the Soap & Cleaning Compound Manufacturing in the US, Pet Food Production, and Dry Pet Food Production industries.
Strengths
Days Receivables: x.x%
Purchase a membership to unlock the full SWOT analysis of this company.
lock
Rank: 2 of 3 peers
Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book.
Annual Turnover: x.x%
Purchase a membership to unlock the full SWOT analysis of this company.
lock
Rank: 2 of 3 peers
Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book.
Weaknesses
Credit Risk: x.x%
Purchase a membership to unlock the full SWOT analysis of this company.
lock
Rank: 2 of 3 peers
Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book.
Revenue per Employee: $xx
Purchase a membership to unlock the full SWOT analysis of this company.
lock
Rank: 2 of 3 peers
Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book.
Opportunities
  • AAAAA
  • AAAAA
  • AAAAA
Threats
  • AAAAA
  • AAAAA
  • AAAAA

error_outline To view Colgate-Palmolive Company's full SWOT analysis, see purchase options.

Colgate-Palmolive Company - Financial Statements & Ratios

pie_chartColgate-Palmolive Company Income Statement

BALANCE DATE12/31/202112/31/202012/31/201912/31/201812/31/201712/31/2016
Revenue17,421.016,471.015,693.015,544.015,454.015,195.0
Cost of Revenue000000000000000000000000
Cost of Revenue, Non-Cash000000000000000000000000
Gross Profit000000000000000000000000
AAAAAA AAAAAA000000000000000000000000

pie_chartColgate-Palmolive Company Balance Sheet

BALANCE DATE12/31/202112/31/202012/31/201912/31/201812/31/201712/31/2016
Cash and Equivalents832.0888.0883.0726.01,535.01,315.0
Short-Term Investments000000000000000000000000
Derivative Assets, Current000000000000000000000000
Restricted Cash and Investments000000000000000000000000
AAAAAA AAAAAA000000000000000000000000

pie_chartColgate-Palmolive Company Cash Flow

BALANCE DATE12/31/202112/31/202012/31/201912/31/201812/31/201712/31/2016
Net Income2,338.02,860.02,527.02,558.02,174.02,586.0
Income (Loss) From Discontinued Operations000000000000000000000000
Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization000000000000000000000000
Amortization of Financing Costs and Discounts000000000000000000000000
AAAAAA AAAAAA000000000000000000000000

error_outline To view Colgate-Palmolive Company's full competitive environment, see purchase options.

GET INSTANT ACCESS WITH MEMBERSHIP PLUS

100% Money Back Guarantee Digicert Trusted

BENCHMARKING PRO

What's Inside
Benchmarking Pro?

Available with US Membership Plus packages, this suite of company and industry data:

Benchmarks companies against industry averages or like-sized segments, as well as close competitors
Identifies real-world strengths, opportunites, weaknesses and threats
Reveals growth opportunities or red flags in a business growth strategy

Included in Report

  • Enterprise History & Synopsis
    Enterprise History & Synopsis
  • Enterprise Financial Statements
    Company Financial Statements
  • Financial Ratios
    Industry Market Share Breakdown
  • Industry Averages
    Industry Competitor Matrix
  • Competitive Landscape
    SWOT Analysis
  • Key Enterprise Personnel
    Products and Services
  • Subsidiaries & Ownership Structure
    Key Company Benchmarks

Why purchase access to Benchmarking Pro?

This profile on Colgate-Palmolive Company includes:

  • Company Overview
  • Company Revenue and Employee Data
  • Company Financial Statements
  • Industry Market Share Breakdown
  • Industry Competitor Matrix
  • SWOT Analysis
  • Products and Services
  • Key Company Benchmarks
  • Interconnected Competitor Profiles and Industry Reports
  • Full Access to Benchmarking Pro

The IBISWorld Benchmarking Pro solution enables you to:

  • Understand a enterprise’s competitive landscape and how they perform within a like-sized industry segment.
  • Benchmark companies against industry averages, segment averages and their competitors.
  • Identify real-world strengths, opportunities, weaknesses and threats for companies.
  • Target growth opportunities or spot red flags in a business growth strategy.
  • Toggle between company profiles and industry reports for a 360 degree view of a company's position.

IBISWorld provides profiles on thousands of leading companies around the world. Our clients rely on our information and data to stay up-to-date on business and industry trends across all sectors of the economy. This company profile, along with the corresponding competitor and industry data provided, includes thoroughly researched, reliable and current information that will help you to make faster, better business decisions.

Trusted by More Than 10,000 Clients Around the World

  • IBISWorld client - VISA
  • IBISWorld client - ADP
  • IBISWorld client - Deloitte
  • IBISWorld client - AMEX
  • IBISWorld client - Bank of Montreal