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Colgate Palmolive(India) FY20 Annual Report Takeaways

Source: FY20 Annual report

A quick history

In 1806, devout Baptist English immigrant soap and candle maker William Colgate established a starch, soap, and candle factory on Dutch Street in New York City under the name William Colgate & Company. In 1896, the company sold the first toothpaste in a tube, named Colgate Ribbon Dental Cream (invented by dentist Washington Sheffield).

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HUL FY20 Annual Report Key Takeaways

Source : HUL Annual Report

Hindustan Unilever Limited

Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) is India’s largest fast-moving consumer goods Company with a heritage of over 80 years. More than nine out of ten Indian households use one or more of our brands to feel good, look good and get more out of life, giving us a unique opportunity to build a brighter future.

Brands under HUL

The portfolio includes leading brands such as Surf excel, Rin, Wheel, Sunlight, Vim, Pureit, Lux, Lifebuoy, Dove, Fair & Lovely, Pond’s, Vaseline, Clinic Plus, Sunsilk, Indulekha, Lakmé, Pepsodent, Closeup, Axe, Brooke Bond, Lipton, BRU, Kwality Wall’s, Knorr and Kissan.