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  • Tampax is a brand of tampon currently owned by parent company Procter & Gamble and sold in over 100 countries

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  • Both the brand and the product was invented by Dr
  • Earle Haas, who filed a patent in 1931
  • The original product was designed from the start as flushable and biodegradeable
  • During World War II, Tampax produced large quantities of wound dressings for the military
  • It was noted for having a mostly, almost exclusively, female workforce for much of its history
  • Financially, while still independent, it carried no debt for most of its corporate lifetime and ranked ~#4 on the Fortune 500 list for return on equity
  • Tampax was an independent company for over 50 years, based in Palmer, Massachusetts with headquarters in New York City
  • Renamed Tambrands, Inc
  • in 1984, P&G purchased the company in 1997
  • It was noted for decades as having the dominant share of the tampon market, challenged in the USA mostly by Playtex, J&J (with the brands Carefree and Meds) and Kimberly-Clark

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