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Church & Dwight files for potential mixed shelf; size not disclosed

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Church & Dwight Co Inc :Church & Dwight Co Inc files for potential mixed shelf; size not disclosed - sec filing.

Reckitt Benckiser sell its food business to McCormick for $4.2 bln

Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017

July 18 (Reuters) - Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc ::entered into an agreement to sell its food business to McCormick & Company for $4.2 billion on cash-free, debt-free basis.Intends to use the net proceeds form deal to reduce debt.

McCormick to acquire Reckitt Benckiser's food division for $4.2 bln

Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017

July 18 (Reuters) - Mccormick & Company Inc :McCormick to acquire Reckitt Benckiser's food division.Agreed to acquire Reckitt Benckiser's food division from Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc for $4.2 billion.McCormick & Company Inc - combined pro forma 2017 annual net sales are expected to be approximately $5 billion with significant margin accretion.McCormick & Company Inc - will integrate RB Foods into its consumer and industrial segments and will retain brand names of French's, Frank's Redhot and Cattlemen's(®).McCormick expects to achieve cost synergies of approximately $50 million.McCormick - McCormick has obtained committed bridge financing; expects to permanently finance transaction through combination of debt and equity.

McBride posts H1 pretax profit 18.8 million stg

Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017

Mcbride PLC : H1 pretax profit 18.8 million stg versus 13 million stg year ago . Uncertainty in both size and timing of raw material inflation and changes to foreign exchange rates is to be expected in h2 - CEO . Trading conditions in second half are expected to remain challenging . Full year expectations remain unchanged . Will work closely with customers to mitigate inflation, forex impacts but likely h2 will see some lag effect between higher input prices, margin recovery - CEO .HY revenue 360.6 million stg versus 344.1 million stg.

Clorox enters into $1.1 bln 5-yr unsecured revolving credit agreement

Friday, 10 Feb 2017

Clorox Co : Clorox Co- on February 8, 2017 entered into a $1.1 billion five-year unsecured revolving credit agreement - SEC filing .Clorox Co - concurrently with effectiveness of agreement, company terminated its existing $1.1 billion credit agreement, dated as of October 1, 2014.

Reckitt Benckiser CEO comments on Mead Johnson deal

Friday, 10 Feb 2017

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc : Reckitt benckiser ceo says sees 3 percent like for like revenue growth in 2017 . Reckitt benckiser ceo says issues around korea and scholl will persist in first half of 2017 . Reckitt benckiser ceo says had looked at mead johnson as possible acquisition for some years . Reckitt benckiser ceo says no discussion around job losses at moment from mead johnson acquisition .Reckitt benckiser ceo says no plans to sell any enfamil brands.

Oil-Dri announces fourth quarter results

Friday, 7 Oct 2016

Oil-Dri Corporation Of America : Dri announces fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016 results . Q4 sales fell 1 percent to $64.92 million . Says expect advertising expenditures to be higher in fiscal year 2017 than they were in fiscal 2016 .Q4 earnings per share $0.72.

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