Rubbermaid Corporate Office

Rubbermaid Corporate Office Address

Newell Rubbermaid Inc.
3 Glenlake Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30328

Contact Rubbermaid

Phone Number: (770) 418-7000
Fax Number: (770) 677-8717
Website: http://www.rubbermaid.com
Email: Email Rubbermaid

Executives

CEO: Michael B. Polk
CFO: Douglas L. Martin
COO: William A. Burke III

Rubbermaid History

Rubbermaid was founded as Wooster Rubber by 9 businessmen in 1920 in Wooster, Ohio.  The company originally produced toy balloons.

In 1933, James Caldwell received a patent on his red rubber dustpan design.  This was the first product in the Rubbermaid line.

In 1934, Rubbermaid and Wooster Rubber merged and took the Rubbermaid name.

During World War II, the company ceased making household items and helped with the war efforts.

In 1947, the company introduces a line of automotive products.

In 1955, the company goes public.

In 1999, Rubbermaid and Newell merged to form Newell Rubbermaid.

In 2003, the company headquarters was moved from Wooster, Ohio to Atlanta, Georgia.  Over 1200 jobs were lost at the Ohio plant.

Today, the Newell Rubbermaid umbrella includes a diverse array of companies including Sharpie, Graco and Calphalon.

 

{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

Lisa haitt March 6, 2014 at 7:40 pm

Get my friend Lisa Haitt fired thank you

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Jane Orr March 6, 2014 at 2:30 pm

Very please with Rubbermaid.

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Jane Orr March 6, 2014 at 2:27 pm

I bought a medical kitchen garbage can and I love it. However when I tried to remove the label it left the glue it was stuck on with. I have tried soapy water but didn’t want to use anything else. Could you please tell me how to get this off. I spent $39.00 for a can that I don’t to use. I need help. I have never in many years had any trouble with the many many things I have bought from Rubbermaid.
Please help me.

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