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May 04, 2015, 15:28 ET

Kimberly-Clark Awards $1.1 Million in College Scholarships to High School Students in North America

 This year, Kimberly-Clark celebrates the 23rd year of the Bright Futures program and is awarding college scholarships totaling $1.1...

May 02, 2015, 07:38 ET
Was your little one born the same day as Royal Baby #2? Get a free pack of diapers from Huggies!

Huggies Travels to London (Ohio) to Celebrate Royal Birth

As the Royals prepare to welcome another baby into the world in London, England - Huggies is heading to Madison Health in London, Ohio - to give...

May 01, 2015, 08:00 ET
To help families find time for the moments that matter most, Kimberly-Clark is partnering with five online influencers: Janise Burrafato of Mama in Heels, Jim Higley of Bobblehead Dad, Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack of Muy Bueno, Sarah Skaggs/Jessica Bailey of Pretty Providence, and Meagan Francis of The Happiest Home.

Kimberly-Clark Launches National Program to Celebrate Family Values

The most resounding family memories are not always grounded in long-standing traditions, but often the in-between moments that are imperfect and...

Apr 30, 2015, 10:38 ET

Kimberly-Clark Declares Quarterly Dividend

 The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.88 per share. The dividend is...

Apr 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
Kimberly-Clark Professional has launched GreenHarvest products, a cutting edge offering that incorporates rapidly renewable plant-based fiber, such as wheat straw and bamboo, into Kleenex and Scott brand towel and tissue products.  GreenHarvest offerings include Kleenex hard roll towel and Kleenex Cottonelle coreless standard roll bathroom tissue made with 20 percent bamboo fiber, and Scott multi-fold towels, standard roll bathroom tissue, coreless JRT Jr. bathroom tissue and coreless standard roll bathroom tissue made with 20 percent wheat straw fiber.

Kimberly-Clark Professional Launches Innovative GreenHarvest Products Made With Rapidly Renewable Plant Fiber

Kimberly-Clark Professional today announced the launch of GreenHarvest products, a cutting edge offering that incorporates rapidly renewable...

Apr 21, 2015, 07:15 ET

Kimberly-Clark Announces First Quarter 2015 Results

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today reported first quarter 2015 results and confirmed its previous guidance for full-year 2015 adjusted...

Apr 14, 2015, 13:01 ET
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Depend Brand Helps Millions Of Women Feel Confident And Live Active Lives With Launch Of New Depend Silhouette Active Fit Briefs

Over 51 million American women experience bladder leakage – a common occurrence often associated with pregnancy, childbirth or even diabetes...

Apr 13, 2015, 12:32 ET

UMD Project Management Symposium Early-Bird Deadline Wednesday, April 15

Wednesday, April 15, is the last day to take advantage of early-bird registration rates for the Second Annual Project Management Symposium, hosted...

Apr 07, 2015, 09:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark to Webcast 1st Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion of its first quarter 2015 results at 9 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, April 21. ...

Apr 07, 2015, 09:00 ET
New Poise Thin-Shape pads, which are specifically designed for light bladder leakage, are up to 40% thinner than original Poise brand pads and feature a Thin-Flex design for extraordinary protection.

Women Deserve The Best Solutions...And Poise Brand Is Now Introducing New Poise Thin-Shape Pads

 Have you ever tried to brush your teeth with a finger? While it's quite possible to do, you probably won't get great results because fingers...

Mar 31, 2015, 08:30 ET

UMD to Host FIRST Robotics Regional Competition

The University of Maryland and FIRST will host the 2015 Chesapeake Regional FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) April 2-4, 2015, at the XFINITY Center...

Mar 25, 2015, 08:06 ET
A Nod to Mod: Waveland & Clark's Classically-Inspired Modern Designs

A Nod to Mod: Waveland & Clark's Classically-Inspired Modern Designs

 Waveland & Clark (W&C), a leading distributor of custom-crafted home furnishings, introduced the Bissell Collection, an ensemble of...

Mar 02, 2015, 08:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional Announces Aviation Collaboration with Eastman Chemical Company

 Kimberly-Clark Professional, a division of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, today announced a strategic collaboration with Eastman Aviation...

Feb 24, 2015, 08:00 ET
Kleenex Brand Facial Tissue, known for its exceptional softness, is redefining the facial tissue category with the introduction of a new line of attention-grabbing package designs created in partnership with renowned fashion designer Betsey Johnson.

Kleenex Brand and Betsey Johnson Collaborate on Bold New Line of Facial Tissue Designed to Inspire Self-Expression

Kleenex Brand Facial Tissue, known for its exceptional softness, is redefining the facial tissue category with the introduction of a new line of...

Feb 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Signs Agreements To Purchase Pension Annuity Contracts

 Kimberly-Clark today announced it has entered into purchase agreements with The Prudential Insurance Company of America (Prudential) and...

Feb 19, 2015, 09:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Announces 4.8 Percent Dividend Increase

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced its board of directors has approved a dividend increase of 4.8 percent. This will bring...

Feb 18, 2015, 16:05 ET

Kimberly-Clark CFO Mark Buthman Announces Plans to Retire at Year End

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced that Chief Financial Officer Mark Buthman, 54, has announced his intention to retire at...

Feb 14, 2015, 06:00 ET
Bath tissue maker Cottonelle and some of pop music's biggest icons, New Kids on the Block, are teaming up to "clean up" the concert scene and convince Americans to use Cottonelle with CleanRipple texture and ultimately "Go Cottonelle, Go Commando."

Cottonelle and New Kids on the Block Encourage Americans to Go Commando

 Bath tissue maker Cottonelle and some of pop music's biggest icons, New Kids on the Block, are teaming up to "clean up" the concert scene and...

Feb 13, 2015, 08:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Announces Addition to Senior Executive Team

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced the appointment of Sandra MacQuillan, 48, to the newly created position of Senior Vice...

Feb 11, 2015, 08:00 ET
Viva(R) Vantage* Towels Named 2015 Product of the Year

Viva® Vantage* Named 2015 Product of the Year

Viva Vantage has been recognized as the Product of the Year in the paper category, an award celebrating innovation and product quality voted on...