Engages in the manufacturing of paper based products and providing cleaning solutions
Kimberly-Clark Corp. engages in the manufacturing of paper based products and providing cleaning solutions.
It operates through the following segments: Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, K-C Professional and Health Care.
The Personal Care segment manufactures and markets disposable diapers, training and youth pants, swim pants, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products, and related products, which are primarily for household use. The Consumer Tissue segment manufactures and markets facial and bathroom tissue, paper towels, napkins and related products for household use. The K-C Professional segment manufactures and markets facial and bathroom tissue, paper towels, napkins, wipers and a range of safety products for the away-from-home marketplace.
The Health Care segment manufactures and markets health care products such as surgical drapes and gowns, infection control products, face masks, exam gloves, respiratory products, pain management products and other disposable medical products.
The company was founded by John A. Kimberly, Havilah Babcock, Charles B. Clark and Frank C. Shattuck in 1872 and is headquartered in Irving, TX.