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