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2014-10-07 08:29:45

DALLAS, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced the record date, distribution date and distribution ratio for the previously announced tax-free spin-off of its health care business. The spin-off will form the new publicly traded company, Halyard Health, Inc. Kimberly-Clark also increased its 2014 share repurchase program to take into account expected proceeds as a result of the spin-off. Kimberly-Clark shareholders will receive one share...

2014-10-06 16:28:50

DALLAS, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion of its third quarter 2014 results at 9 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, October 21. Chairman and CEO Thomas Falk and Senior Vice President and CFO Mark Buthman will participate in the live webcast. A news release detailing the results will be issued via PR Newswire and First Call earlier that same day. A link to the broadcast and related presentation slides will be provided through the...

2014-09-09 08:32:38

Lightweight, breathable fabric provides four times more protection than traditional gowns ROSWELL, Ga., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Health Care today announced the availability of the new AERO BLUE* Performance Surgical Gown. This soft, lightweight gown is four times more protective than other comparable surgical gowns while providing users with unsurpassed comfort. AERO BLUE* features a proprietary fabric with innovative Core technology that delivers the highest...

2014-08-21 08:23:50

Three-Story Empire State Building replica represents waste eliminated by product; consumers encouraged to #TosstheTube DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 of the Empire State Building today in New York City's Flatiron Plaza. The 30 foot art structure celebrates the national release of Scott Naturals® Tube-Free bath tissue. This innovative...

2014-08-15 16:25:06

DALLAS, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast its participation in the 2014 Barclays Back-to-School Consumer Conference from 8:45 a.m. to 9:25 a.m. CDT on Wednesday, September 3. Mark Buthman, Senior Vice President and CFO, will make a presentation about the company's strategies for growing its global consumer and professional businesses and will subsequently answer questions from conference attendees. A link to the broadcast and related...

2014-08-13 20:23:02

Kimtech WetTask Dual-Performance Wipers supports healthcare infection control practices by optimizing disinfecting and scrubbing for cleaning effectiveness ROSWELL, Ga., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Professional today announced the introduction of a new wiping solution that improves the effectiveness of cleaning and disinfecting within healthcare environments. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140813/135975 To provide healthcare professionals with improved...

2014-08-05 20:20:22

ROSWELL, Ga., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Professional announced today that its line of application-driven aviation solutions are qualified and listed on Aerospace Material Specification AMS 3819C and Boeing Material Specification BMS 15-5G. The solutions address the unique needs of the aviation industry and help workers perform more productively and efficiently. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140804/133262 Specifically engineered to perform in all areas of...

2014-08-01 08:27:38

DALLAS, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.84 per share. The dividend is payable on October 2, 2014 to stockholders of record on September 5, 2014. 2014 marks the 42nd consecutive year that Kimberly-Clark has increased its dividend and the 80th straight year it has paid a dividend to shareholders. About Kimberly-Clark Kimberly-Clark (NYSE: KMB) and its well-known global brands...

2014-07-30 08:26:31

DALLAS, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has published its annual report on sustainability, a comprehensive overview of the Company's progress against its sustainability efforts within its People, Planet and Products framework. "At Kimberly-Clark, our vision is to lead the world in essentials for a better life. Sustainability challenges us to deliver on this vision by being responsible stewards of the environment and positive contributors to our...

2014-07-23 08:25:19

DALLAS, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Five years ago, Kimberly-Clark and Greenpeace established a framework for collaboration to work positively toward long-term solutions to conserve and protect forest resources worldwide. Appropriately marking the traditional "wood" anniversary, K-C and Greenpeace will host a first-of-its-kind Twitter chat to discuss progress and future goals. -- The chat is expected to cover questions such as: --...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.