Huggies

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Huggies
Public company
Founded 1968 (1968) (test market)
1978; 40 years ago (1978) (introduced)
Products Diapers, training pants, baby wipes
Owner Kimberly-Clark
Website Huggies

Huggies is the brand name of a disposable diaper marketed by Kimberly-Clark. Huggies were first test marketed in 1968, then introduced to the public in 1978 to replace the Kimbies brand.

Products[edit]

  • Little Snugglers Diapers, formerly Gentle Care and originally Supreme, are designed for newborn infants, and available in step sizes of Preemies, Newborn, 1, and 2.
  • Little Movers, formerly known as Natural Fit and Supreme, are designed for infants who have outgrown Little Snugglers size 2.
  • Snug & Dry Diapers, formerly known as Ultratrim, are marketed with the "LeakLock" feature, which is claimed to capture to help prevent leaks. Available in step sizes of 1 through 6.
  • Overnites Diapers are designed to absorb nighttime leaks, and available in step sizes of 3 through 6.
  • Pure & Natural Diapers were introduced in 2009 and marketed as an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional Huggies diapers. They are available in step sizes of Newborn, and 1 through 5.
  • Pull-Ups training pants for toddlers transitioning from diapers to underwear, and are available in three sizes, 2T-3T, 3T-4T, and 4T-5T.
  • Natural Care wipes available in Clutch 'N Clean, Designer Tubs, Soft Packs, Tubs, Refills, and Big Packs [1]

Huggies Little Movers[edit]

16-28 lbs (7–13 kg) Little Movers Size 3
23-37 lbs (9–17 kg) Little Movers Size 4
27+ lbs (>12 kg) Little Movers Size 5
35+ lbs (>16 kg) Little Movers Size 6

Huggies Snug & Dry[edit]

8-14 lbs (3–6 kg) Snug & Dry Size 1
12-18 lbs (5–8 kg) Snug & Dry Size 2
16-28 lbs (7–13 kg) Snug & Dry Size 3
22-37 lbs (9–17 kg) Snug & Dry Size 4
27+ lbs (12+ kg) Snug & Dry Size 5
35+ lbs (16+ kg) Snug & Dry Size 6

Gender specific diapers[edit]

In Australia and certain other countries, Huggies diapers are typically marketed in gender-specific versions for boys and girls.[2]

Products formerly sold under the Huggies brand[edit]

This section is for products that are still being made but are no longer sold under the Huggies brand.

  • GoodNites were marketed as absorbent underwear for older children and adolescents who wet the bed at night and are available in sizes XS, S/M, and L/XL, they are now labeled simply as "GoodNites" and not sold as a Huggies brand.

Discontinued products[edit]

  • Huggies Clean Team was a line of children's bath products and wipes, now mostly discontinued. The flushable wipes that were formerly under the "Clean Team" brand are now sold under "Pull-Ups".
  • Introduced in 2004, Huggies Convertibles were discontinued due to leak problems.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Huggies® Wipes". www.huggies.com. Retrieved 2017-03-07. 
  2. ^ [1] All about Huggies Products (Australia), Retrieved 16 January 2016.

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