The Clorox Company is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products. The Company markets consumer brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products, Pine-Sol cleaners, Liquid-Plumr clog removers, Poett home care products, Fresh Step cat litter, Glad bags, wraps and container products, Kingsford and Match Lightvu charcoal, RenewLife digestive health products, Hidden Valley dressings and sauces, Brita water-filtration products and Burt’s Bees natural personal care products. It also markets to professional services channels, including infection control products for the healthcare industry with the Clorox Healthcare brand and Clorox Commercial Solutions brand.

Oakland, US
Size (employees)
8,100 (est)
The Clorox Company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, US
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Key People/Management at The Clorox Company

Benno Dorer

Benno Dorer

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Laura Stein

Laura Stein

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Denise Garner

Denise Garner

Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer
Eric Reynolds

Eric Reynolds

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Kevin Jacobsen

Kevin Jacobsen

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Elect
Bill Bailey

Bill Bailey

Senior Vice President
Jon Balousek

Jon Balousek

Senior Vice President and General Manager
Michael Costello

Michael Costello

Senior Vice President
Matt Laszlo

Matt Laszlo

Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Officer
Kirsten Marriner

Kirsten Marriner

Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer
Andy Mowery

Andy Mowery

Senior Vice President and Chief Product Supply Officer
Linda Rendle

Linda Rendle

Senior Vice President and General Manager
Stephen Robb

Stephen Robb

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Retiring
Manjit Singh

Manjit Singh

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

The Clorox Company Office Locations

The Clorox Company has an office in Pleasanton, Oakland, DL, Chennai and in 40 other locations
Oakland, US (HQ)
1221 Broadway
Pleasanton, US
4900 Johnson Dr
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The Clorox Company Financials and Metrics

The Clorox Company Financials

The Clorox Company's revenue was reported to be $5.97 b in FY, 2017 which is a 3.7% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

2.9 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

1.3 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %


Net income (Q2, 2018)

425 m

Market capitalization (5-Feb-2018)

17.3 b

Cash (4-Feb-2018)

489 m


18.6 b
The Clorox Company's current market capitalization is $17.3 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


5.5 b5.7 b5.8 b6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

3.2 b3.2 b3.2 b3.3 b

Gross profit

2.4 b2.5 b2.6 b2.7 b
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


1.4 b1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.5 b1.5 b2.9 b

Cost of goods sold

779 m773 m807 m774 m773 m796 m765 m745 m780 m803 m777 m827 m827 m1.6 b

Gross profit

585 m557 m579 m578 m572 m605 m625 m600 m646 m640 m629 m650 m673 m1.3 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


329 m382 m401 m418 m

Accounts Receivable

546 m519 m569 m565 m

Prepaid Expenses

72 m72 m


386 m385 m443 m459 m
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


323 m341 m364 m355 m819 m378 m383 m390 m414 m408 m414 m431 m468 m489 m

Accounts Receivable

455 m473 m528 m472 m474 m530 m494 m514 m568 m


439 m466 m447 m397 m446 m440 m408 m450 m460 m465 m501 m510 m462 m494 m

Current Assets

1.4 b1.5 b1.5 b1.4 b1.9 b1.5 b1.4 b1.5 b1.6 b1.4 b1.5 b1.6 b1.5 b1.7 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

558 m580 m648 m701 m

Depreciation and Amortization

177 m169 m165 m163 m


1 m(25 m)(45 m)(19 m)

Accounts Payable

(12 m)93 m57 m(34 m)
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q2, 2018

Net Income

136 m115 m137 m90 m215 m389 m172 m321 m483 m179 m328 m500 m425 m

Depreciation and Amortization

43 m85 m126 m41 m82 m122 m41 m82 m121 m81 m


(26 m)(78 m)(77 m)(30 m)(77 m)(86 m)(23 m)(63 m)(70 m)(40 m)

Accounts Payable

(44 m)(19 m)37 m(95 m)(99 m)(2 m)(153 m)(142 m)(75 m)(113 m)
USDY, 2017


57.9 x


80 x


360 k
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The Clorox Company Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017



Distribution Centers

6 6 6

Manufacturing Facilities

37 36 35


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The Clorox Company Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
A & M Products Manufacturing Company
Bees International Corporation
Brita Canada Corporation
Brita Canada Holdings Corporation
Clorox Africa (Proprietary) Ltd.
Clorox Argentina S.A.
Clorox China (Guangzhou) Ltd.
Clorox Commercial Company
The Clorox Company of Canada Ltd.
Clorox de Centro America
Clorox Luxembourg S.a.r.l.
Clorox Mexicana S. de R.L. de C.V.
Clorox Peru S.A.
Clorox (Switzerland) S.a.r.l.
Corporacion Clorox de Venezuela
Fabricante de Productos Plasticos
First Brands Corporation
The Kingsford Products Company
Paulsboro Packaging Inc.
Petroplus Sul Comercio Exterior S.A.
ReNew Life Formulas
6570 Donlon Group
Brita LP
Burt’s Bees International Holdings
Clorox Australia Pty. Ltd.
Clorox de Colombia S.A.
Clorox de Mexico
Clorox de Panama S.A.
Clorox Diamond Production Company
Clorox Healthcare Holdings
Clorox Hong Kong Limited
Clorox Hungary Liquidity Management Kft
The Clorox International Company
Clorox Manufacturing Company
The Clorox Outdoor Products Company
Clorox Spain Holdings
Clorox Uruguay S.A.
The Glad Products Company
The HV Food Products Company
Jingles LLC
Kingsford Manufacturing Company
Lerwood Holdings Limited
National Cleaning Products Company Limited
Round Ridge Production Company
Soy Vay Enterprises
BGP (Switzerland) S. a. r. l.
Burt’s Bees
Burt's Bees Australia Pty Ltd.
CBee (Europe) Limited
Clorox Australasia Holdings
Clorox Chile S.A.
Clorox Dominicana S.R.L.
Clorox International Philippines
Clorox (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
Clorox Servicios Corporativos S. de R.L. de C.V.
CLX Realty Co.
Evolution Sociedad S.A.
First Brands (Bermuda) Limited
Fully Will Limited
Glad Manufacturing Company
HV Manufacturing Company
Kaflex S.A.
The Mexco Company
Mohamed Ali Abudawood for Industry and Partners for Industry Company Ltd.
Petroplus Productos Automotivos S.A.
ReNew Life Canada Inc.
1221 Olux
Andover Properties
Brita GP
Brita Manufacturing Company
The Brita Products Company
Burt’s Bees Licensing
The Burt’s Bees Products Company
Caltech Industries
Chesapeake Assurance Limited
Clorox Africa Holdings (Proprietary) Ltd.
Clorox Brazil Holdings LLC
Clorox (Cayman Islands) Ltd.
Clorox del Ecuador S.A. Ecuaclorox
Clorox (Europe) Financing S.a.r.l.
Clorox Holdings Pty. Limited
Clorox International Holdings
Clorox Manufacturing Company of Puerto Rico
Clorox New Zealand Limited
The Clorox Pet Products Company
Clorox Professional Products Company
The Clorox Sales Company
Clorox Services Company
Clorox Spain
Clorox Sub-Sahara Africa Limited
The Consumer Learning Center
First Brands do Brasil Ltda.
First Brands Mexicana
The Household Cleaning Products Company of Egypt Ltd.
Invermark S.A.
ReNew Life Holdings Corporation
STP do Brasil Ltda.
Yuhan-Clorox Co.
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