NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
The Board of Directors of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE: CL) today
declared quarterly cash dividends of $.62 per common share, payable on
February 15, 2013, to shareholders of record on January 24, 2013. The
Company has paid uninterrupted dividends on its common stock since 1895.
About Colgate-Palmolive: Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer
products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care
and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and
territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand
names as Colgate, Palmolive, Mennen, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex,
Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline,
and Suavitel, as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription
Diet. For more information about Colgate's global business, visit the
Company's web site at http://www.colgatepalmolive.com.
To learn more about Colgate's global oral health education program,
Bright Smiles, Bright Futures™, please visit http://www.colgatebsbf.com.
Bina Thompson, 212-310-3072
Source: Colgate-Palmolive Company
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