Colgate-Palmolive
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Soaps and Cosmetics: 4
(Previous rank: 2)
Overall score: 7.10

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Colgate-Palmolive stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 6
People management 3
Use of corporate assets 5
Social responsibility 3
Quality of management 6
Financial soundness 2
Long-term investment 4
Quality of products/services 2
Global competitiveness 1
Most Admired
1 Procter & Gamble 7.43
2 L'Oréal 7.19
3 Reckitt Benckiser Group 7.16
4 Colgate-Palmolive 7.10
5 Henkel 6.84
6 Estée Lauder 6.59
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
7 Kimberly-Clark 6.02
8 Beiersdorf 5.97
9 Clorox 5.73
10 Avon Products 5.54
11 Kao 5.52
From the March 21, 2011 issue
Galleries
Headquarters
300 Park Ave.
New York, NY 10022
www.colgate.com
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