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Colgate Declares Regular Quarterly Dividends

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Colgate Declares Regular Quarterly Dividends14:26 EDT Thursday, July 14, 2011 NEW YORK (Business Wire) -- The Board of Directors of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) today declared quarterly cash dividends of $.58 per common share, payable on August 15, 2011, to shareholders of record on July 26, 2011. The Company has paid uninterrupted dividends on its common stock since 1895. About Colgate-Palmolive: Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Mennen, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, and Suavitel, as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet. For more information about Colgate's global business, visit the Company's web site at http://www.colgate.com. To learn more about Colgate's global oral health education program, Bright Smiles, Bright Futures™, please visit http://www.colgatebsbf.com. CL-D Colgate-PalmoliveBina Thompson, 212-310-3072Hope Spiller, 212-310-2291