Edgewell Personal Care




MarketCap US

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Edgewell Personal Care Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets personal care products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Wet Shave, Sun and Skin Care, and Feminine Care. The Wet Shave segment provides razor systems, such as razor handles and refillable blades, and disposable shave products for men and women under the Schick, Wilkinson Sword, Edge, Skintimate, Billie, Shave Guard, and Personna brands. The Sun and Skin Care segment provides general protection, sport, kids, baby, tanning, and after sun products under the Banana Boat and Hawaiian Tropic brands, as well as antibacterial hand wipes, alcohol sanitizing wipes, and other related products under the Wet Ones brand; and skin care products for men under the Bulldog and Jack Black brands, and skin care and grooming products under the Cremo brand. The Feminine Care segment provides tampons under the Playtex Gentle Glide 360°, Playtex Sport, Playtex and o.b. brands; and markets pads and liners under the Stayfree and Carefree brands. The company was formerly known as Energizer Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Edgewell Personal Care Company in June 2015. Edgewell Personal Care Company was founded in 1772 and is headquartered in Shelton, Connecticut.


In February 2015, Energizer Holdings announced that it would split into two companies. The original entity, Energizer Holdings, Inc, would be converted to a personal care company and renamed Edgewell Personal Care. The household products and assets would be transferred to a new entity, Energizer SpinCo, Inc, that would then be renamed to Energizer Holdings, Inc. David Hatfield, who was president and CEO of Energizer Personal Care at the time was named CEO of the Edgewell brand.In January 2018, Edgewell announced it had entered an agreement to acquire luxury men's skincare brand Jack Black for an undisclosed sum. The deal closed in March 2018.In May 2019, Edgewell announced it would purchase the razor company Harry's, including their female-focused Flamingo brand, for $1.37 billion. In October 2019, Edgewell announced that they were selling their diaper and cat litter disposal businesses to Le Holding Angelcare Inc. for $122.5 million.The FTC announced on February 3, 2020 that it would seek to block Edgewell from purchasing the startup razor company Harry's on concerns of price manipulation. Edgewell announced on February 10, 2020 that it is terminating its merger agreement with Harry's after the FTC sued to block the $1.37 billion deal.In November 2021, Edgewell announced it had acquired women's body brand Billie in an all-cash transaction at a purchase price $310 million.

Our mission at Edgewell is to provide quality personal care products that empower people to look and feel their best.

Our vision is to develop a diverse portfolio of brands to meet the needs of different consumers around the world.

Key Team

Mr. Chris Gough (VP of Investor Relations, Corp. Devel. & Treasury)

Ms. LaTanya Langley (Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.)

Ms. Lauren Medina (Director of Communications)

Mr. John N. Hill (Chief HR Officer)

Mr. Paul R. Hibbert (Chief Supply Chain Officer)

Mr. Ricardo de Oliveira (Sr. VP of R&D)

Ms. Amy Knight (VP of Global Sustainability)

Recognition and Awards
Edgewell has earned recognition from the National Association of Women Business Owners for its outstanding commitment to working women. Edgewell has also been named a 2020 Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign for its commitment to promoting inclusivity and ensuring equitable treatment for all employees.

Edgewell Personal Care
Leadership team

Mr. Rod R. Little (Pres, CEO, Director & Pres of Japan , Greater China)

Mr. Daniel J. Sullivan (CFO and Pres of Europe & Latin America)

Mr. Eric F. O'Toole (Pres of North America)

Products/ Services
Consumer Goods, Health Care, Manufacturing, Sales
Number of Employees
1,000 - 20,000
Chesterfield, Missouri, United States
Company Registration
SEC CIK number: 0001096752
Net Income
100M - 500M
Above - 1B
Traded as
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