KAO BEGAN AS A SMALL COMPANY PRODUCING HIGH-QUALITY FACIAL SOAP 130 YEARS AGO.
The product was named “Kao” to communicate the premium feeling of facial soap, a product called kao-arai (literally,
“face-wash”) at the time because the pronunciation is the same as “face” in Japanese. Kao was later adopted as the
THE KAO GROUP IS COMMITTED TO ACTIVITIES CONTRIBUTING TO THE SUSTAINABILITY OF SOCIETY
Kao’s mission is to strive for the wholehearted satisfaction and enrichment of the lives of people globally and to contribute
to the sustainability of the society.
By developing innovative products and services, we work to conserve the environment and foster well-being in the communities we serve now and in the future. We play a key role in implementing the Sustainable Development goals to energize Japan and the world!
Raymundo Benitez Lopez
Asphalt Group Superintendent
- QUIMI-KAO S.A. de C.V.
Km 22.5 Carretera Guadalajara – El Salto S/N
El Salto, Jalisco
Mexico CP 45680
- Cell: +52 33 36 62 05 05