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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 food service products under the CloroxPro, Clorox Healthcare, and Clorox Total 360 brands; professional food service 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 CultureB+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)8,800
Job Openings1
Revenue (FY, 2020)$6.7 B(+9%)
Share Price (Mar 2021)$179
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Clorox

Kevin Jacobsen

Kevin Jacobsen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Linda Rendle

Linda Rendle

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Diego Barral

Diego Barral

Senior Vice President and General Manager, International Division
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
Chau Banks

Chau Banks

Senior Vice President and Chief Information and Enterprise Analytics Officer
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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 $6.72 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

1.8b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

837.0m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

45.4%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

261.0m

Market capitalization (2-Mar-2021)

22.5b

Closing stock price (2-Mar-2021)

179.0

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

732.0m

EV

24.9b
Clorox's current market capitalization is $22.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

5.8b6.0b6.1b6.2b6.7b

Revenue growth, %

2%4%3%1%

Cost of goods sold

3.2b3.3b3.4b3.5b3.7b

Gross profit

2.6b2.7b2.7b2.7b3.1b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

603.0m557.0m541.0m572.0m558.0m580.0m648.0m701.0m823.0m820.0m939.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

185.0m173.0m178.0m182.0m177.0m169.0m165.0m173.0m176.0m180.0m194.0m

Inventories

(2.0m)(37.0m)1.0m(11.0m)1.0m(25.0m)(45.0m)(19.0m)(21.0m)(7.0m)50.0m

Accounts Payable

(35.0m)(52.0m)10.0m(30.0m)(12.0m)93.0m57.0m(34.0m)(47.0m)17.0m291.0m
USDQ3, 2010

Financial Leverage

26.4 x
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Clorox Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Countries

25 25

Distribution Centers

6 6 6 6

Manufacturing Facilities

37 36 35 34

Markets

100 100
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Clorox Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
NutranextMarch 12, 2018
1221 Olux
6570 Donlon Group
A & M Products Manufacturing Company
Andover Properties
Aplicare
Bees International Corporation
BGP (Switzerland) S. a. r. l.
Brita Canada Corporation
Brita Canada Holdings Corporation
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Clorox Revenue Breakdown

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Clorox revenue breakdown by business segment: 16.7% from Lifestyle, 16.9% from International, 33.5% from Cleaning and 32.8% from Household

Clorox Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

98/100

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Clorox Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Clorox Online and Social Media Presence

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Clorox Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    85/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    69/100

  • Diversity

    B

    74/100

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Clorox News and Updates

Clorox shares jump premarket after earnings beat as coronavirus boosts demand for at-home products

Clorox Co. shares jumped 2.9% in premarket trade Thursday, after the maker of cleaning products and household goods posted stronger-than-expected earnings for its fiscal second quarter. Clorox said it had net income of $259 million, or $2.03 a share, in the quarter to Dec. 31, up from $285 million,…

Clorox Reports Q2 Fiscal Year 2021 Results, Updates Fiscal Year Outlook

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) reported sales growth of 27% and an increase in diluted net earnings per share (diluted EPS) of 39% for its second quarter of fiscal year 2021, which ended Dec. 31, 2020. "Supporting people and communities around...

Clorox Included in 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index

OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company today announced that it is one of 380 companies across 11 sectors included in the 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI). The GEI expanded in 2021 to represent 44 countries and regions, including firms headquartered in...

Clorox Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average

In trading on Monday, shares of Clorox crossed above their 200 day moving average of $209.74, changing hands as high as $214.95 per share.

Clorox Achieves Goal of 100% Renewable Electricity for U.S. and Canada

OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) announced today that it has achieved its goal of 100% renewable electricity for its U.S. and Canadian operations four years earlier than originally planned. One of Clorox's ESG (environmental, social and...

Clorox Announces Feb. 18 Webcast of Company Presentation at 2021 CAGNY Conference

OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) announced today that Chief Executive Officer Linda Rendle and Chief Financial Officer Kevin Jacobsen will be featured speakers at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York's annual conference, to be held virtually...
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Clorox Blogs

Raising Our Voices Against Anti-Asian Hate

We have no tolerance for discrimination of any kind. We stand with the Asian community and are committed to #StopAsianHate.  The post Raising Our Voices Against Anti-Asian Hate first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Burt’s Bees Brand Launches its First Waste-free Product

The brand is launching its Truly Glowing gel cleanser on Loop to reduce packaging waste. The post Burt’s Bees Brand Launches its First Waste-free Product first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Thriving Together: Burt’s Bees 2020 Impact Report

Dig into the progress we’ve made for people and planet and our vision for 2025. The post Blog first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Clorox Innovations to Help You Be Well and Thrive in 2021

Here's a peek at some of the exciting innovation Clorox brands have planned for 2021. The post Blog first appeared on The Clorox Company.

100% Renewable Electricity in the U.S. and Canada? Check!

We've met one of the signature environmental, social, governance (ESG) goals of our IGNITE strategy four years ahead of plan. The post 100% Renewable Electricity in the U.S. and Canada? Check! first appeared on The Clorox Company.

Keeping our environmental commitments during the pandemic production surge

By Steve Clarke, Environmental & Sustainability Manager and Morgan Hale, Manufacturing Leadership Development Program Our bleach plant in Houston, Texas, wasn’t about to let a global pandemic derail its zero-waste journey. After years of work, the site met Clorox’s zero-waste-to-landfill (ZWtL) …
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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 Diego Barral.

  • How many employees does Clorox have?

    Clorox has 8,800 employees.

  • What is Clorox revenue?

    Latest Clorox annual revenue is $6.7 b.

  • What is Clorox revenue per employee?

    Latest Clorox revenue per employee is $763.8 k.

  • Who are Clorox competitors?

    Competitors of Clorox include Beiersdorf, Kimberly-Clark and Procter & Gamble.

  • 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 37 offices.