Kimberly-Clark Named Among World's 25 Best Multinational Workplaces for Second Consecutive Year

Kimberly-Clark Named Among World's 25 Best Multinational Workplaces for Second
                               Consecutive Year

Ranked No. 4 in the Great Place to Work Institute's Survey of Over 350 Global
Companies

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Nov. 14, 2012

DALLAS, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB)
today announced it has been ranked No. 4 on the 2012 "World's 25 Best
Multinational Workplaces" by the Great Place to Work Institute. The annual
survey included more than 350 multinational companies from 45 countries, and
Kimberly-Clark placed higher than any other consumer products company on the
list.

"Being named among the world's 25 best multinational workplaces for the second
consecutive year is a distinct honor for Kimberly-Clark, especially as we
celebrate our 140-year anniversary," said Liz Gottung, Senior Vice President
and Chief Human Resources Officer, Kimberly-Clark. "Most importantly, this
recognition is a testament to our employees around the world, whose
outstanding contributions, dedication, and passion are what truly continue to
make this a great place to work."

This latest recognition from the Great Place to Work Institute follows several
international workplace awards received by Kimberly-Clark this year, including
No. 1 Best Multinational Company in Latin America by the Great Places to Work
Institute for the third time in a row.

"Receiving the World's Best Multinational Workplaces award fills us with pride
and underscores our commitment to unleashing the power of our people," said
Sergio Nacach, President, Latin America. "It inspires and pushes us to
continue to focus on our most important asset — our people."

The Great Place to Work Institute's Best Multinational Workplaces rankings are
based on the results of an international survey of 2.5 million employees,
which measures their views on five key workplace attributes including
credibility, fairness, respect, pride and camaraderie.

Kimberly-Clark in particular was cited for its outstanding achievements in
Bolivia, Brazil, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, France, Peru and
Venezuela.

About Kimberly-Clark

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of
life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, nearly a quarter of the
world's population trust K-C's brands and the solutions they provide to
enhance their health, hygiene and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex,
Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds the No. 1 or
No. 2 share position in more than 80 countries. To keep up with the latest K-C
news and to learn more about the company's 140-year history of innovation,
visit www.kimberly-clark.com, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

SOURCE Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Website: http://www.kimberly-clark.com
Contact: Bob Brand, +1-972-281-5335, bob.brand@kcc.com