Q1 Net Profit up 8%, Q1 Net Sales down 3%

Financial News

Net Sales performance impacted primarily due to GST transition 

Gross margin expanded by 50 bps
EBDITA expanded by 150 bps at 20% to sales
Continued strong media investment behind our core equities
GST benefits passed on to consumers from July 1st shipments
Colgate wins India Digital Media Award for “Pocket Dentist” – an initiative to address oral health questions in rural areas

COLGATE announces Third Interim Dividend of Rs. 3 per share for 2016-17

Financial News

At the meeting held today, the Board declared a Third Interim Dividend for the Financial Year 2016-17 of Rs. 3 per share of Re 1 each (face value) on the expanded capital base post the bonus issue. The dividend payout to the shareholders will be Rs. 98.2 Crore (inclusive of the dividend distribution tax of Rs. 16.6 Crore) and will be paid on April 21, 2017 to those shareholders whose names are on the Register of Members of the Company as on April 7, 2017.  


“Kya Aapke Toothpaste me namak hai?” asks Anushka Sharma; the new brand ambassador for Colgate Active Salt

Product News

Mumbai, April 06, 2017: ColgatePalmolive(India) Limited, the market leader in oral care, today officially announced Bollywood star Anushka Sharma as the new brand ambassador for Colgate Active Salt. Seen in the brand new TV ad, the actress with a beautiful smile will essay the role of the reporter who does the surprise entry in bollywood style, and asks ‘kya aapke toothpaste mein namak hai’. Colgate Active Salt Toothpaste is packed with the goodness of salt and minerals. Its unique formula helps fight germs to protect teeth from cavities giving healthy gums and strong teeth.

60 kids take on a Magical Space Adventure with Colgate

Product News

Colgate launched the new offer- Magical Space Adventure at the Indira Gandhi Planetarium, Lucknow with a fun filled activity for kids.

Mumbai, January 18, 2017: Colgate-Palmolive (India) Limited, the market leader in Oral Care, has launched the “Magical Space Adventure” offer for kids to discover a whole new magical universe and create their own stories every day.