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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...

Jan 23, 2015, 07:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Announces Year-End 2014 Results And 2015 Outlook

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today reported year-end 2014 results and provided its 2015 outlook and related key planning...

Jan 09, 2015, 10:17 ET

Kimberly-Clark to Webcast 4th Quarter and Full-Year 2014 Earnings Conference Call

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion of its fourth quarter and full-year 2014 results at 9 a.m. CST on Friday, January...

Dec 04, 2014, 09:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Connecting With Startup Innovation at CES 2015

 The Kimberly-Clark Digital Innovation Lab (D'Lab) is bringing open-source innovation to the consumer package goods category with the second...

Nov 13, 2014, 14:25 ET

Kimberly-Clark Authorizes New Share Repurchase Program and Declares Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today authorized a new share repurchase program for up to 40 million shares of...

Nov 03, 2014, 10:20 ET
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IEHA and Kimberly-Clark Professional Launch New Program to Recognize Exceptional Housekeeping Professionals

The International Executive Housekeepers Association (IEHA) and Kimberly-Clark Professional announced today the launch of the Heart of Hospitality...

Nov 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Completes Health Care Spin-Off

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has completed the previously announced tax-free spin-off of its health care business, now known as...

Oct 29, 2014, 11:27 ET

Kleenex Brand Asks America to Step Forward and Share the Care

 In recent years, it has become increasingly evident that technology has had a hand in limiting human, social interaction. But, studies have...

Oct 23, 2014, 11:27 ET

Kimberly-Clark Sterilization Wrap Is Now Most Validated On The Market

Kimberly-Clark Health Care, soon to be Halyard Health, announced today that it is the first and only manufacturer to receive 510(k) clearance from...

Oct 21, 2014, 07:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today reported third quarter 2014 results, updated its guidance for full-year 2014 adjusted earnings...

Oct 07, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Announces Details for Completion of Kimberly-Clark Health Care Spin-Off

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced the record date, distribution date and distribution ratio for the previously announced...

Oct 06, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Kimberly-Clark to Webcast 3rd Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion of its third quarter 2014 results at 9 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, October 21....

Sep 22, 2014, 10:20 ET
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2014 Heart of Healthcare Award Winners Announced By AHE And Kimberly-Clark Professional

 The Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE), a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA), and...