Church & Dwight Opens New Headquarters Building
Ribbon Cutting Held at Facility in Ewing Township; Two-Building Site
Accommodates 550 Employees
EWING TOWNSHIP, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 2, 2013--
Church & Dwight Co, Inc. (NYSE: CHD) dedicated its new worldwide
headquarters building here today with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended
by New Jersey Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno, Church & Dwight’s
Chairman and CEO James R. Craigie, as well as Ewing Township Mayor Bert
Steinmann. The facility has capacity for more than 550 employees.
“Church & Dwight belongs in New Jersey,” said Mr. Craigie. “We’ve been
here for more than 25 years, and this new headquarters facility enables
us to consolidate our growing operations in the state. Governor Christie
and Lieutenant Governor Guadagno were personally committed to this
project and we applaud all their efforts to keep business in this great
"Keeping Church & Dwight in New Jersey was critically important not only
to the economy of Mercer County, but also to the economy of our entire
state," said Lt. Governor Guadagno. "Governor Christie’s leadership and
pro-growth policies have made it possible to attract and retain
companies of all sizes, generating opportunities for job creation,
economic growth and business investment. We’re proud Church & Dwight
will continue to call the Garden State home.”
New Jersey’s Business Action Center, led by Lt. Governor Guadagno, was
an important resource throughout the site’s selection process,
construction, and relocation. In addition, the state’s Economic
Development Agency approved potential financial incentives to help
Church & Dwight retain or create specific job openings at the new
The facility is located at 500 Charles Ewing Boulevard in Mercer County,
part of the Princeton South Corporate Park near the intersection of U.S.
Highway 95 and N.J. Route 31. It occupies 250,000-square-feet and
features two connecting 125,000-square-foot, energy-efficient office
buildings separated by an atrium. The new headquarters centralizes
employees previously housed in four separate buildings.
All corporate departments of Church & Dwight are based at the new
facility, including the Executive Offices, Sales, Marketing, Operations,
Finance, Accounting, IT, Law and HR divisions. The R&D team and our
Specialty Products Division remains in the former headquarters building
About Church & Dwight Co, Inc.
Founded in 1846, Church & Dwight Co., Inc. manufactures and markets a
wide range of personal care, household and specialty products, under the
ARM & HAMMER brand name and other trademarks. Church & Dwight has more
than 1,000 employees in New Jersey. In addition to its corporate
headquarters in Ewing Township, C&D has a research & development
facility in Princeton, NJ and a personal care products manufacturing
plant in Lakewood, NJ. The products manufactured in Lakewood, NJ include
ARM & HAMMER DENTAL CARE Toothpaste, ARM & HAMMER Deodorant, OXICLEAN
laundry additive, ORAJEL Oral Care Pain Relief, and NAIR depilatory
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Church & Dwight Co, Inc.
Douglas Petkus, 646-935-4389