Clorox

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Clorox is a company manufacturing and marketing consumer and professional products. It operates through four segments: Health and Wellness, Household, Lifestyle, and International. The company offers laundry additives, including bleach products under the Clorox brand, as well as Clorox 2 stain fighter and color booster; home care products primarily under the Clorox, Scentiva, Formula 409, Liquid-Plumr, Pine-Sol, S.O.S, and Tilex brands; naturally derived products under the Green Works brand; professional cleaning, disinfecting, and foodservice products under the CloroxPro, Clorox Healthcare, and Clorox Total 360 brands; professional foodservice products under the Hidden Valley brand; and vitamins, minerals, and supplement products under the RenewLife, Rainbow Light, Natural Vitality, NeoCell, and Stop Aging Now brands. It also provides grilling products under the Kingsford and Match Light brands; bags and wraps under the Glad brand; and cat litter products under the Fresh Step, Scoop Away, and Ever Clean brands. In addition, Clorox offers dressings and sauces primarily under the Hidden Valley brand; water-filtration systems and filters under the Brita brand; and natural personal care products under the Burt's Bees brand.
TypePublic
Founded1913
HQOakland, CA, US
Websitethecloroxcompany.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)9,000(+3%)
Job Openings328
Revenue (FY, 2021)$7.3 B(+10%)
Share Price (May 2022)$148.7(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Clorox

Kevin Jacobsen

Kevin Jacobsen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Linda Rendle

Linda Rendle

Chief Executive Officer, Board Member
Eric Reynolds

Eric Reynolds

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Kirsten Marriner

Kirsten Marriner

Executive Vice President and Chief People and Corporate Affairs Officer
Tony Matta

Tony Matta

Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer
Diego Barral

Diego Barral

Senior Vice President and General Manager, International Division
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Clorox Office Locations

Clorox has offices in Oakland, Alpharetta, Bentonville, Fairfield and in 32 other locations
Oakland, CA, US (HQ)
Clorox Building, 1221 Broadway
Alpharetta, GA, US
1150 Sanctuary Pkwy
Bentonville, AR, US
2200 SE 28th St
Fairfield, CT, US
Fairfield, CT, USA
Forest Park, GA, US
115 Lake Mirror Rd
Kennesaw, GA, US
1000 Cobb Pl Blvd NW
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Clorox Financials and Metrics

Clorox Revenue

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Clorox's revenue was reported to be $7.34 b in FY, 2021 which is a 9.2% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2022)

1.7b

Gross profit (Q2, 2022)

558.0m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2022), %

33%

Net income (Q2, 2022)

72.0m

Market capitalization (27-May-2022)

18.3b

Closing stock price (27-May-2022)

148.7

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

192.0m

EV

21.2b
Clorox's current market capitalization is $18.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

6.2b6.7b7.3b

Revenue growth, %

1%8%9%

Cost of goods sold

3.5b3.7b4.1b

Gross profit

2.7b3.1b3.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022

Revenue

1.5b1.4b1.8b1.9b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.7b

Cost of goods sold

843.0m810.0m951.0m996.0m1.0b1.0b1.1b1.1b

Gross profit

663.0m639.0m832.0m920.0m837.0m774.0m670.0m558.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

44%44%47%48%45%43%37%33%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

111.0m871.0m319.0m

Accounts Receivable

631.0m648.0m604.0m

Prepaid Expenses

51.0m47.0m154.0m

Inventories

512.0m454.0m752.0m
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

820.0m939.0m719.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

180.0m180.0m211.0m

Inventories

(7.0m)50.0m(282.0m)

Accounts Payable

17.0m291.0m311.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022

Net Income

203.0m388.0m629.0m417.0m678.0m619.0m143.0m215.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

44.0m88.0m133.0m51.0m104.0m157.0m55.0m110.0m

Inventories

6.0m(3.0m)50.0m(70.0m)(140.0m)(220.0m)(37.0m)(72.0m)

Accounts Payable

(82.0m)(80.0m)53.0m20.0m23.0m94.0m(96.0m)(130.0m)
USDFY, 2019

EV/CFO

22.3 x

Revenue/Employee

712.2k

Debt/Equity

4.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

9.2 x

P/E Ratio

24.2
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Clorox Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Countries

25252525

Distribution Centers

6

Manufacturing Facilities

34

Markets

100100100100

Clorox Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
NutranextMarch 12, 2018$700 m
Renew Life FormulasMay 03, 2016
Aplicare , Inc.May 01, 2012
HealthLinkMay 01, 2012
Burt's BeesOctober 31, 2007
First Brands CorporationOctober 20, 1998
6570 Donlon Group, LLC
A & M Products Manufacturing Company
Andover Properties, Inc.
BGP (Switzerland) S. a. r. l.
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Clorox Revenue Breakdown

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Clorox revenue breakdown by business segment: 27.0% from Household, 15.8% from International, 16.6% from Lifestyle and 40.6% from Health and Wellness

Clorox revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 84.6% from United States and 15.4% from Foreign

Human Capital Metrics

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Clorox Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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Clorox Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

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Clorox Online and Social Media Presence

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Clorox Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    75/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    82/100

  • Compensation

    B

    71/100

  • Diversity

    B

    74/100

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Clorox News and Updates

Global Disinfectant and Decontamination Markets, 2020-2021 & 2022-2026 - Key Players are STERIS, Ecolab, The Clorox Company, and Stepan Company

Dublin, April 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Disinfectant and Decontamination Market: Analysis By Product (Medical Devices Disinfectants, Enzymatic Cleaners, and Surface Disinfectants), By Region (NA, Europe, APAC and ROW) Size and Trends with Impact of COVID-19 and Forecast up to 2026" …

Clorox Announces May 2 Webcast of Third-Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Results

Company to post prepared management remarks prior to live 2 p.m. PT/5 p.m. ET Q&A webcast OAKLAND, Calif., April 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) will issue its third-quarter fiscal year 2022 results on Monday, May 2, 2022, as follows: 1:15 p.m. PT/4:15 p.m. ET:...

Global Household Cleaners Market Report 2022: Market to Surpass $50 Billion by 2026 - Clorox Continues to Lead

Dublin, March 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Household Cleaners - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Household Cleaners Market to Reach $50.8 Billion by 2026

Clorox and Athletes for Hope Team up to Expand Student Athlete Community Service and Life Skills Initiatives

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Clorox today announced a partnership with Athletes for Hope to expand its flagship sports philanthropy AFH University program to three Atlanta colleges and universities. The program will expand to Clark Atlanta University, Emory University,...

Clorox Announces Feb. 24 Webcast of Company Presentation at 2022 CAGNY Conference

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) announced today that CEO Linda Rendle and Chief Financial Officer Kevin Jacobsen will present at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York's (CAGNY) virtual conference on Thursday, Feb. 24. A pre-recorded webcast of...
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Clorox Blogs

Pursuing a passion to lift people up

Equal Justice Works fellow Elizabeth Rainwater, whose work is supported by The Clorox Company Foundation, has advocated for probation reform for the Georgia Justice Project. The post Pursuing a passion to lift people up first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Kingsford reaches new grills in UAE

Our team in Dubai launched Kingsford charcoal as part of a test-and-learn to explore new categories and bring more of our U.S. product portfolio to the Gulf region. The post Kingsford reaches new grills in UAE first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Helping animals and their humans get back on their feet (and paws)

As a volunteer for Ahimsa House, Clorox's Danielle Freeman fosters animals so they're safe and loved while their humans — who are domestic violence victims — get back on their feet. The post Helping animals and their humans get back on their feet (and paws) first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Contributing to a more sustainable, inclusive world

This Earth Month, we're reflecting on what we can all do better and providing clarity on where we're heading — recognizing that our work requires a daily commitment. The post Blog first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Meet the Change Maker: Dilpreet Kaur

From a young age, Clorox Change Maker Dilpreet Kaur learned that being different was something that should be celebrated. The post Meet the Change Maker: Dilpreet Kaur first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Bringing the joy to cleaning

Just in time for spring cleaning season, our Scentiva brand launches a campaign to captivate the senses and bring joy to cleaning. The post Bringing the joy to cleaning first appeared on The Clorox Company.
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Clorox Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Clorox founded?

    Clorox was founded in 1913.

  • Who are Clorox key executives?

    Clorox's key executives are Kevin Jacobsen, Linda Rendle and Eric Reynolds.

  • How many employees does Clorox have?

    Clorox has 9,000 employees.

  • What is Clorox revenue?

    Latest Clorox annual revenue is $7.3 b.

  • What is Clorox revenue per employee?

    Latest Clorox revenue per employee is $815.7 k.

  • Who are Clorox competitors?

    Competitors of Clorox include Church & Dwight, Henkel and Henkel North America.

  • Where is Clorox headquarters?

    Clorox headquarters is located at Clorox Building, 1221 Broadway, Oakland.

  • Where are Clorox offices?

    Clorox has offices in Oakland, Alpharetta, Bentonville, Fairfield and in 32 other locations.

  • How many offices does Clorox have?

    Clorox has 36 offices.