In celebration of its 100th anniversary, The Clorox Company
) will visit the New York Stock Exchange
on Tuesday, May 7
. Chairman and CEO Don Knauss along with members of Clorox's leadership team will ring the NYSE Opening Bell®, commemorating the company's iconic history and looking forward toward its long-term, sustainable growth and success.
Over the last century, Clorox has grown from an industrial bleach manufacturer to a thriving, multinational company with a diverse portfolio of household and professional products marketed in more than 100 countries. The company has a long history of strong performance and providing enduring value for all its shareholders, and remains committed to its mission to make everyday life better, every day.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at Corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
9:00 a.m. Media escorted into the building
9:30 a.m. The Opening Bell rings/photo opps
Media interested in covering the event MUST contact Judy Shaw at 212.656.4290 or email@example.com.
Photos/B-roll/Opening Bell Footage:
Photos available via Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902), Reuters America (646.223.6285), Getty Images (646.613.4141), Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420), European Press Agency (917.670.1323) and Insider Images. B-roll of the NYSE trading floor (starting at 9:25 a.m.) and The Opening Bell (starting at 9:29:45 a.m.) will be available via Encompass loop #4009. Media seeking footage via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
The Clorox Company:
The Clorox Company is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with approximately 8,400 employees and fiscal year 2012 revenues of $5.5 billion. Clorox markets some of the most trusted and recognized brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products, Clorox Healthcare™, HealthLink®, Aplicare® and Dispatch® products, Green Works® naturally derived products, Pine-Sol® cleaners, Poett® home care products, Fresh Step® cat litter, Glad® bags, wraps and containers, Kingsford® charcoal, Hidden Valley® and KC Masterpiece® dressings and sauces, Brita® water-filtration products, and Burt's Bees® and gud® natural personal care products. Nearly 90 percent of the company's brands hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories. Clorox's commitment to corporate responsibility includes making a positive difference in its communities. In fiscal year 2012, The Clorox Company Foundation awarded $3.5 million in cash grants, and Clorox made product donations valued at $15 million. For more information, visit TheCloroxCompany.com.