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Innovation at Colgate-Palmolive

At Colgate, we work at the intersection of science and creativity. Our cutting-edge technology, world-class facilities, and talented team members support our constant pursuit of innovative solutions. Through our work, we can make the world a better place for people, their pets, and our planet.

Our Cultural Drivers

Our Global Technology & Design Cultural Drivers guide our innovation efforts as we reimagine a healthier future for all.

  1. Deliver Innovation Excellence

    We must excel at translating insights, science & technology into remarkable products and superior experiences.

  2. Build Our Organizational Confidence

    We must inspire confidence and trust in one another, work as one high-performing team, that is unafraid of failing on the path to success.

  3. Enhance Our External Regard

    We must bring the best of the world into Colgate and also communicate the best of Colgate to the world.

  4. Act As One Global Organization

    We must leverage our inclusive culture and diversity to foster innovation and share experiences across functions and geographic boundaries.

  5. Increase Our Strategic Influence

    We must provide the vision of the future and drive the course of action to motivate and inspire others to act.

  6. Embrace Speed

    We must seize opportunities, challenge ourselves to learn fast, pivot when needed, and act decisively at all levels.

Our History of Innovation

For more than 200 years, we’ve been innovating and creating impactful products that make a difference in the world.

Our Brands

Everyone has the right to a bright, problem-free smile. Our Oral Care brands are consistently raising the bar to ensure people can put their best smiles forward.

  • Colgate
  • Tom’s of Maine
  • elmex
  • hello
  • meridol
  • Sorriso