Colgate is a company that is aware of the problems of the people, whether employees of the company, customers, shareholders and business partners. Their commitment is to act with compassion, integrity and honesty at all times, focusing respectfully to others and value differences. They are also committed to protecting the global environment and to contribute to the improvement of living and working communities where Colgate people.
Colgate's long history of strong performance comes from absolute focus on our core global businesses: Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. This has been combined with a successful worldwide financial strategy. Around the world, Colgate has consistently increased gross margin while at the same time reducing costs in order to fund growth initiatives, including new product development and increases in marketing spending. These, in turn, have generated greater profitability.
Colgate managers around the world are dedicated to increasing market shares in all our core businesses. Colgate has achieved global leadership in toothpaste, hand dishwashing liquid, liquid hand soap and specialty pet food.
Colgate's commitment is to improve every day in everything they do, as a team and individually.