Kimberly-Clark

Kimberly-Clark manufactures and distributes consumer goods, household care, and personal care products for residential and commercial sectors. Read more

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Kimberly-Clark

Kimberly-Clark manufactures and distributes consumer goods, household care, and personal care products for residential and commercial sectors. Read more

Michael D. Hsu's photo - CEO of Kimberly-Clark

CEO

Michael D. Hsu

CEO Approval Rating

57/100

Founded:

1872

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEKMB

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P&G is a top competitor of Kimberly-Clark. P&G was founded in Cincinnati, Ohio} in 1837. P&G competes in the Household Products industry. Compared to Kimberly-Clark, P&G generates $15.9B less revenue.

Unilever is Kimberly-Clark's #2 competitor. Unilever is headquartered in Blackfriars, England, and was founded in 1885. Unilever competes in the Personal Products field. Unilever generates 329% the revenue of Kimberly-Clark.

Johnson & Johnson has been one of Kimberly-Clark's top competitors. Johnson & Johnson is a Public company that was founded in 1886 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Johnson & Johnson operates in the Health Care Supplies industry. Compared to Kimberly-Clark, Johnson & Johnson has 93,500 more employees.

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Kimberly-Clark Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$19.1B

Kimberly-Clark's revenue is the ranked 15th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 22.4B. Over the last three quarters, Kimberly-Clark's revenue has grown by 113.5%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $9.8B; in Q3 2020, it was $4.7B; in Q2 2020, it was $4.6B.

Kimberly-Clark Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Softex Indonesia

Sep 2020

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$1.2B
Softex is a personal care product manufacturer that produces and retails sanitary napkin, breast pads, baby and adult diapers.

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Escudo Soap Brand, Procter & Gamble

Feb 2016

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undisclosed
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Anesthesia business of Life-Tech, Inc.

Apr 2013

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undisclosed
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May 2012

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Feeding Accessories Business, Evenflo Company Inc.

Jan 2012

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Kimberly-Clark has acquired. Kimberly-Clark has acquired 15 companies and its latest acquisition was Softex Indonesia in Sep 2020. Softex is a personal care product manufacturer that produces and retails sanitary napkin, breast pads, baby and adult diapers.

Kimberly-Clark Funding History

Since Kimberly-Clark was founded in 1872, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Kimberly-Clark has raised $2.6B. Kimberly-Clark's funding round was on Jul 2007 for a total of $2.6B

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Jul 2007
$2.6B
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Since Kimberly-Clark was founded in 1872, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Kimberly-Clark has raised $2.6B. Kimberly-Clark's funding round was on Jul 2007 for a total of $2.6B

Kimberly-Clark Investments

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THINX designs, develops and markets period-proof underwear, activewear and tampons for women.
$25M
Sep 16, 2019
Equity
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Joylux is a manufacturer, marketer and supplier of wellness products for women.
$7M
May 09, 2019
Series A
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These are all the companies that Kimberly-Clark has invested in. Kimberly-Clark has invested 15 companies and its latest investment was Softex Indonesia in Sep 2020. Softex is a personal care product manufacturer that produces and retails sanitary napkin, breast pads, baby and adult diapers.

Kimberly-Clark News

April 26, 2021SBJ

Kimberly-Clark reports drop in toilet paper sales

Kimberly-Clark Corp. reported a drop in quarterly toilet paper sales.... See more »
April 26, 2021Nonwovens Industry

K-C's Q1 Sales Decline 5%

Personal Care segment sales up 2%... See more »
April 24, 2021Post Online Media

Kimberly-Clark Q1 earnings $584 million

Kimberly-Clark reported earnings for first quarter that fell from the same period last year. The comp... See more »
April 23, 2021Pulp & Paper Canada

Kimberly-Clark reports sales down 5% in Q1 2020

Kimberly-Clark Corporation has released its first-quarter 2021 results, citing...... See more »
April 23, 2021MarketWatch

Kimberly-Clark stock sinks after profit and sales missed, as weather, tissue weakness and inflation weighed

Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp. sank 4.5% in premarket trading Friday, after the consumer products com... See more »

Kimberly-Clark Press Releases

October 8, 2020PR Newswire

Kimberly-Clark to Webcast Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion... See more »
September 15, 2020centralcharts

Huggies and the National Diaper Bank Network Raise Awareness for Parents and Babies in Need During National Diaper Need Awareness Week

Huggies® and the National Diaper Bank Network Raise Awareness for Parents and Babies in Need During N... See more »
August 26, 2020PR Newswire

Kimberly-Clark to Webcast its Participation in the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference

DALLAS, Aug. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast its partici... See more »
August 25, 2020centralcharts

Kimberly-Clark Joins U.S. Plastics Pact, Commits To Meet Ambitious Circular Economy Goals By 2025

Kimberly-Clark Joins U.S. Plastics Pact, Commits To Meet Ambitious Circular Economy Goals By 2025 PR ... See more »
July 9, 2020PressReleasePoint

Kimberly-Clark to Webcast Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

DALLAS , July 9, 2020 / / -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion of its ... See more »
July 8, 2020PR Newswire

Kimberly-Clark Introduces Ambitious Sustainability Strategy for a Decisive Decade

DALLAS, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark has announced its new 2030 sustainability strateg... See more »
May 28, 2020centralcharts

Poise Brand Pledges $500,000 to Female Entrepreneurs

Poise® Brand Pledges $500,000 to Female Entrepreneurs Poise® Bounce Back Grants aid women-owned busin... See more »

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Kimberly-Clark Headquarters

351 Phelps Drive

Irving, Texas75038

972-281-1200

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Kimberly-Clark Summary

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Overview

Kimberly-Clark manufactures and distributes consumer goods, household care, and personal care products for residential and commercial sectors. Kimberly-Clark was founded in 1872. Kimberly-Clark's headquarters is located in Irving, Texas, USA 75038. It...

CEO

Kimberly-Clark's CEO, Michael D. Hsu, currently has an approval rating of 57%. Kimberly-Clark's primary competitors are P&G, Unilever & Johnson & Johnson.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Kimberly-Clark

  1. When was Kimberly-Clark founded?

    Kimberly-Clark was founded in 1872
  2. Who is Kimberly-Clark's CEO?

    Kimberly-Clark's CEO is Michael D. Hsu
  3. How much revenue does Kimberly-Clark generate?

    Kimberly-Clark generates $19.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Kimberly-Clark have?

    Kimberly-Clark has historically raised $2.6B in funding
  5. Where is Kimberly-Clark's headquarters?

    Kimberly-Clark's headquarters is in Irving Texas, USA
  1. How many employees does Kimberly-Clark have?

    Kimberly-Clark has 41,000 employees
  2. What sector does Kimberly-Clark operate in?

    Kimberly-Clark is in Personal Products, Household Products
  3. Who are Kimberly-Clark's competitors?

    Kimberly-Clark's top competitors are P&G, Unilever, Johnson & Johnson
  4. Who has Kimberly-Clark invested in?

    Kimberly-Clark's has invested in companies such as Thinx, Joylux, Inc.