Colgate-Palmolive Increases 2nd-Quarter Sales

July 31, 2020 Colgate-Palmolive Increases 2nd-Quarter Sales

Colgate-Palmolive Co. has reported second-quarter sales of US$3.89 billion, an increase of 1% year-over-year.

Colgate-Palmolive’s second-quarter operating profit climbed 7% from the same time period one year ago to $946 million, or $0.74 per share. In North America, Colgate-Palmolive improved sales 10.5% while its European division increased sales 8.5%. The company’s Asia-Pacific segment saw sales dip 6.5%.

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