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Sep 18, 2014, 15:52 ET
Tom Kelly, former Obama administration official, joins Clark Hill PLC's government and public affairs team (PRNewsFoto/Clark Hill PLC)

Former Obama Administration Official Tom Kelly Joins Clark Hill's Government And Public Affairs Team

 Tom Kelly, longtime aide to President Barack Obama, has joined Clark Hill as a Director of Government Affairs in the firm's growing...

Sep 16, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Subsidiary Arranging Debt Financing In Connection With Spin-Off

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced that Halyard Health, Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary, is beginning the process of raising...

Sep 09, 2014, 10:12 ET

UMD Clark School to Host Mpact Week: Disaster Resilience

 The University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering will host its second annual Mpact Week, a five-day event showcasing...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Health Care Introduces AERO BLUE* Performance Surgical Gowns

 Kimberly-Clark Health Care today announced the availability of the new AERO BLUE* Performance Surgical Gown. This soft, lightweight gown is...

Sep 08, 2014, 06:00 ET

Kleenex Brand Announces Winners of 2014 Sweepstakes

 Back-to-school can be an exhilarating time – parents are busy preparing their children for a new school year, while teachers are trying...

Sep 04, 2014, 09:33 ET

Parents Outlook On Potty Training Setting Unrealistic Expectations For Children

 It's no secret that parents have high expectations when it comes to their children. But, a new Pull-Ups brand survey shows that these...

Sep 02, 2014, 06:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Renews Effort to Help Families "Pick Up the Values"

 Due largely to the ease of mobile and online couponing, consumers are increasingly prepping before hitting the shelves. In fact, according to...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

University of Maryland Orbital Debris Education and Research Center to Host Inaugural Workshop

The Center for Orbital Debris Education and Research (CODER) announced today that registration is open its inaugural workshop aimed to drive...

Aug 21, 2014, 08:04 ET
The release of Scott Natural's Tube-Free bath tissue has a major potential to eliminate a portion of the 17 billion toilet paper tubes thrown away each year, which is enough to fill the Empire State Building twice. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark)

Scott Naturals® Tube-Free Bath Tissue Now Available Nationally

 In an effort to help consumers take small steps to make a big impact on the environment, Kimberly-Clark's SCOTT® Brand unveiled a replica...

Aug 18, 2014, 09:00 ET

Comedienne And Talk Show Host Sheryl Underwood Teams Up With Depend Brand To Raise Underwareness

As a popular talk show host and comedienne, Sheryl Underwood is no stranger to real talk. Now, she's partnered with Kimberly-Clark's Depend brand...

Aug 15, 2014, 14:15 ET
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Kimberly-Clark to Webcast Presentation and Q&A at Barclays Back-To-School Consumer Conference

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast its participation in the 2014 Barclays Back-to-School Consumer Conference from 8:45 a.m....

Aug 14, 2014, 13:57 ET
Sotiris "Ted" Planzos has joined Clark Hill's Washington, DC office as a Member in the firm's Litigation Practice Group. (PRNewsFoto/Clark Hill PLC)

Prominent White-Collar Litigator Ted Planzos Joins Clark Hill's Washington DC Office

Nationally recognized white-collar defense attorney Sotiris "Ted" Planzos has joined Clark Hill's growing Washington, DC office as a Member in the...

Aug 14, 2014, 09:07 ET

GoodNites* TRU-FIT* - A Bedwetting Solution Providing a Worry Free Night

Bedwetting is a condition that is more common than people think. In fact, nearly one-in-six children ages 4 - 12 in the United States wet the bed...

Aug 13, 2014, 17:30 ET
Kimtech WetTask Dual Performance Wipers give you extra scrubbing power while you disinfect. Their purple, textured side removes tough, dried-on substances, leaving surfaces looking and feeling cleaner. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Corporation)

Kimberly-Clark Professional Introduces New Wiping Solutions Specially Designed to Address Healthcare Needs

Kimberly-Clark Professional today announced the introduction of a new wiping solution that improves the effectiveness of cleaning and disinfecting...

Aug 13, 2014, 10:32 ET

UMD Advanced Transportation Technologies Day Just Two Weeks Away

 On Thursday, Aug. 28, the University of Maryland (UMD) A. James Clark School of Engineering will host its first-ever Advanced Transportation...

Aug 07, 2014, 09:35 ET

Let's Talk About Bladder Leakage: Depend Brand Builds Underwareness To Help Bring Issue Out Of Hiding And Into Plain View

One in four Americans* experience bladder leakage. And surprisingly, nearly half are under the age of 50. So no one has to go it alone, Depend...

Aug 05, 2014, 17:35 ET
Kimberly-Clark Professional offers a full line of application-driven wiping solutions that address the unique needs of the aviation industry, helping create measurable improvements in safety, quality, productivity and cost. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Corporation)

Kimberly-Clark Professional Wiping and Application Solutions Solve Aviation Surface Preparation, Cleaning and Paint Challenges

 Kimberly-Clark Professional announced today that its line of application-driven aviation solutions are qualified and listed on Aerospace...

Aug 05, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Corporation And Greenpeace Mark Fifth Anniversary Of Collaboration To Protect Forests

Today marks the fifth anniversary of a milestone agreement between Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) and Greenpeace, which established a...

Aug 05, 2014, 09:00 ET

University of Maryland Opens Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site in Southern Maryland

The University of Maryland (UMD) A. James Clark School of Engineering today announced the launch of a new Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Test Site...

Aug 01, 2014, 09:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Declares Quarterly Dividend

 The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.84 per share. The dividend is...