Industry: Paper Products
Nobody knows noses better than Kimberly-Clark, the world’s top maker of personal paper products. Under brand names such as Cottonelle, Kleenex and Scott, the company produces facial tissues, bathroom tissues, paper towels, and other consumer products for household use. Its personal care items include Huggies diapers and baby wipes, Kotex feminine hygiene pads, and Depend incontinence products. Kimberly-Clark also makes commercial wipes under the Wypall and Kimwipes names and Classic Crest business and writing papers. Since 1997 it has been expanding into medical products and is now a leading US maker of disposable medical goods.