Irish Spring was launched in Germany in 1970 and in the US in 1972. Irish Spring deodorants and shaving products were manufactured until the 1980s. Irish Spring body wash was introduced. Irish Spring deodorant was reintroduced as part of Colgate-Palmolive's Speed Stick brand of products. New Irish Spring Aloe addresses the need for a male deodorant soap clean that doesn't leave skin tight and dry.