Colgate-Palmolive Posts 1st-Quarter Sales IncreaseMay 1, 2020
Colgate-Palmolive’s first-quarter profit climbed 28% from $560 million, or $0.65per share, one year ago to $715 million, or $0.83per share. In North America, Colgate-Palmolive improved sales 9% while its European division increased sales 12%. The company’s Asia-Pacific segment saw sales dip 9.5%.
Founded in 1806, Colgate-Palmolive is a New York-based manufacturer and distributor of household, health care, and personal products. For more information, visit www.colgatepalmolive.com.