Profile: Kimberly-Clark Corp (KMB.N)
10 Dec 2013
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (Kimberly Clark), incorporated on June 29, 1928, is a global company focused on the world in essentials for a better life through product innovation and building its personal care, consumer tissue, K C professional and health care brands. The Company is principally engaged in the manufacturing and marketing of a wide ranges of products made from natural or synthetic fibers using advanced technologies in fibers, nonwovens and absorbency. Its operating segments include Personal Care , Consumer Tissue K C Professional and HealthCare. The Company operates and markets its products globally in Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa, with a particular emphasis in China, Russia and Latin America. In April 2013, it announced the acquisition of the anesthesia business of Life-Tech, Inc.
Personal Care brands offer parents a trusted partner in caring for their families and deliver confidence, protection and discretion to adults through a wide variety of solutions and products such as disposable diapers, training and youth pants, swimpants, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products, and other related products. Products in this segment are sold under the Huggies, Pull-Ups, Little Swimmers, GoodNites, Kotex, Depend, Plenitud, Poise and other brand names.
Consumer Tissue offers a wide variety of solutions and trusted brands that touch and improve people's lives every day. Products in this segment include facial and bathroom tissue, paper towels, napkins and related products, and are sold under the Kleenex, Scott, Cottonelle, Viva, Andrex, Scottex, Hakle, Page and other brand names.
K C Professional
K C Professional helps transform workplaces for employees and patrons, making them healthier, safer and more productive, through a range of solutions and supporting products such as apparel, wipers, soaps, sanitizers, tissues and towels. Key brands in this segment include Kleenex, Scott, WypAll, Kimtech and Jackson Safety.
Health Care provides essentials that help restore patients to better health and improve the quality of patients' lives. This segment offers surgical and infection prevention products for the operating room, and a portfolio of medical devices focused on pain management, respiratory and digestive health. This business is in education to prevent healthcare-associated infections. Products are sold primarily under the Kimberly Clark and ON Q brand names.
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