Analysis of Colgate Palmolive

 Published On: Jan, 2011 |    No of Pages: 60 |  Published By: Aruvians Rsearch | Format: PDF   |   Request Free Sample
Established in 1806 as a starch, soap and candle business, today Colgate-Palmolive is one of the leading global consumer products company. The company operates through two segments: Oral, Personal, Household Surface and Fabric Care Products; and Pet Nutrition Products.

Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Mennen Speed Stick, Irish Spring, Kolynos, Ajax, Soupline, Suavitel and Fab, as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet pet foods. Colgate-Palmolive is headquartered in New York City, New York. 

Aruvian's R'search presents Analysis of Colgate Palmolive. A complete and comprehensive analysis of Colgate Palmolive, one of the leading consumer products company in the world, includes an overview of the consumer products industry in the United States, a PEST Framework Analysis of the US Consumer Goods Industry, and then moves on to analyzing the company itself.

Company analysis from Aruvian includes a history of Colgate Palmolive, a business segment analysis of the segments Colgate Palmolive operates through, a look at the organization structure of the company, a geographical operating segments analysis, an analysis of the company’s major competitors namely The Procter & Gamble Company, The Gillette Company, Clorox Company, and the Church & Dwight Company.

A financial analysis of Colgate Palmolive is presented in the report which includes a ratio analysis, basic profit and loss analysis, presentation of the company balance sheet, and much more.

A SWOT Framework Analysis of Colgate Palmolive completes this in-depth company analysis.

Table of Contents:

A. Executive Summary

B. Looking at the Industry
B.1 Industry Definition
B.2 Brief Profile of the US Consumer Goods Industry
B.3 Impacts on the Industry
B.4 Challenges Facing the Industry
B.5 Future Perspective

C. US Consumer Goods Industry – PEST Framework Analysis
C.1 Political Aspects
C.2 Economic Aspects
C.3 Social Aspects
C.4 Technological Aspects

D. Looking at Colgate Palmolive
D.1 Company Profile
D.2 History of the Company
D.3 Ownership Pattern in the Company
D.4 Corporate Hierarchy
D.5 Organizational Divisions
D.6 Profiling the Key Executives
D.7 Products & Services
D.8 Corporate Strategies
D.9 Recently in the News

E. Looking at Business
E.1 Business Segments
E.2 Geographical Segments
E.3 Mergers & Acquisitions Profile
E.4 Company Subsidiaries

F. Colgate Palmolive: SWOT Framework Analysis
F.1 Strengths to Build Upon
F.2 Weaknesses to Overcome
F.3 Opportunities to Exploit
F.4 Threats to Overcome

G. Profiling the Competition
G.1 The Procter & Gamble Company
G.2 The Gillette Company
G.3 Clorox Company
G.4 Church & Dwight Company

H. Colgate Palmolive - Financial Analysis
H.1 Current Financials
H.2 Balance Sheet
H.3 Profit & Loss Statement
H.4 Ratio Analysis

I. Colgate Palmolive: Future Perspective

J. Appendix

K. Glossary of Terms


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