Household Products Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Procter & Gamble shifts plant from Puerto Rico to North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Cosmetics Design

    Procter & Gamble has confirmed that is relocating part of its manufacturing in the town of Cayey, Puerto Rico, over to the Greensboro site in North Carolina as part of its restructuring program that includes fewer but larger facilities. The Greensboro plant has been expanded in recent years on the back of considerable investment and is increasingly becoming a major North American manufacturing hub for the company.


  2. Home Depot nails it in the first quarterRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Retailing Today

    As other major retailers report sluggish sales, home improvement stores such as Home Depot Inc. are benefitting from rebounds in the housing market and the weather. At Home Depot Inc. in the first quarter, net earnings increased to $1.58 billion, up 14% from $1.38 billion in the first quarter a year ago.


  3. Business HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Star Tribune

    Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million air bags defective, a move that will double the number of cars and trucks included in what is now the largest auto recall in U.S. history. The chemical that inflates the air bags can explode with too much force, blowing apart a metal inflator and sending shrapnel into the passenger compartment.


  4. WMT, AAPL, and HD Are Today's Pre-Market MoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Money Morning

    U.S. stock futures for Tuesday, May 19, forecasted a 36-point gain from yesterday's close on stronger-than-expected housing data and optimism over retailer earnings reports. The DJIA Index and the S&P 500 both hit record highs on Monday as concerns about interest-rate hikes faded and traders overlooked weakness in the housing markets.


  5. Surge in home construction is lifting hopes for US economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Denver Post

    Builders broke ground on homes last month at the fastest pace in more than seven years. The stepped-up construction is helping boost sales at stores like Home Depot and Lowe's and improving the likelihood that the U.S. economy will accelerate after likely shrinking early this year.


  6. Avon boosted by bogus private equity bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Cosmetics Design

    The big news last week was a fictional private equity company that filed an SEC document claiming it was about to buy up struggling Avon Products. But what few people expected was positive repercussions.


  7. Sacrificing farmland for climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Free Press

    It was 2008 when word first surfaced that B.C. farmland was being bought up to grow trees as a European carbon offset. Reckitt Benckiser Inc. , a British-based global manufacturer of household products such as Lysol spray and Calgon laundry soap, bought 1,500 hectares east of Vanderhoof and planted aspen.


  8. Home Depot's Brighter Outlook Darkened By Rate FearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Investor's Business Daily

    While Q1 U.S. GDP growth was below consensus estimates, "housing data remain positive and supportive of the housing recovery," CEO Craig Menear said on a conference call. "And the growth that we see in our business also supports the view of a continued recovery in the U.S. housing market."


  9. Stock Market Today: Etsy Hammered After HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Investor's Business Daily

    The market closed mixed after a number of big retailers reported earnings. Volume was heavier across the board.


  10. Bitcoin Now Tracked on NYSERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Fox News

    In a move that could further legitimize the digital currency, the New York Stock Exchange announced on Tuesday that it has launched a bitcoin index called NYXBT. The index will track the daily price movements of the virtual coin, which they are currently valuing at $237.03.


  11. Five things you need to know today, nose jobs and why we publish salariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Business Journal

    Good morning, Cincinnati! Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day: Tom Demeropolis reports that PECO Real Estate Partners, the company spun off from Phillips Edison that is leading development of Kenwood Collection, has an updated look for the $125 million project .


  12. Botanical oils persistently popular with formulators and consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Cosmetics Design

    Product lines that feature natural oil ingredients appeal to shoppers across personal care categories, and in the hair removal category one prominent brand sees room to expand. Assorted oils The oil has long been used for hair care.


  13. Missing Cherokee Resident Found in North GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 |

    Calvin Leroy Ball, 83, who was last seen leaving his home Monday afternoon in the Univeter Road area, has been located in Cleveland. UPDATE at 3:43 p.m. : Cherokee Sheriff's Office spokesperson Lt.


  14. Ecolab executive Gildersleeve found dead in Amtrak derailment wreckageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Business Journal

    Ecolab Inc. executive Bob Gildersleeve 's body was recovered Thursday from the wreckage of the Amtrak derailment that killed at least eight people in Philadelphia Tuesday. He was 45. Gildersleeve, vice president of corporate accounts at Ecolab , had his office in St. Paul but was traveling on business .


  15. Lowe's 1Q profit up on sales growth, but still disappointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Lowe's saw sales and profit rise in the first quarter as the housing market began to thaw, but the performance was far from what Wall Street had expected and shares tumbled 7 percent before the opening bell Wednesday. The performance was a stark contrast to the performance of its rival, Home Depot Inc., with beat almost all projections Tuesday and raised its outlook for the year.


  16. Home Depot Q1 results beat Street, raises 2015 outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The China Post

    A busy spring pushed Home Depot's first-quarter profit and revenue above Wall Street expectations and the world's biggest home improvement retailer raised its projections for both in 2015. Sales at U.S. stores open at least a year was also better than most had expected, rising 7.1 percent.


  17. Cottage Grove, Home Depot agree to sale of vacant storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TwinCities

    The home improvement retailer and city on Tuesday reached a tentative $2.2 million purchase agreement that softens restrictions on redevelopment of the 95,000-square-foot property, which has sat empty since 2007. City Administrator Ryan Schroeder said the original 15-year restrictive covenant agreement remains in place.


  18. Newcastle finance director and Mike Ashley ally John Irving to quit ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    Crisis club Newcastle United have been rocked by a fresh blow with news that Mike Ashley's trusted lieutenant and fellow board member John Irving is quitting. The finance director is highly regarded within St James' Park and is third in command behind Ashley and managing director Lee Charnley.


  19. Surge seen in home buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | TwinCities

    In this March 31, 2015 photo, construction on a new apartment complex continues on Pittsburgh's Southside. The Commerce Department releases housing starts for April on Tuesday, May 19, 2015.


  20. Michael Price Invests in 11 Companies in First QuarterRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 |

    Value investor Michael Price is known for acquiring stock in out-of-favor small cap companies that are believed to be good values. His approach has paid off: Today, he manages MFP Investors, with $1.6 billion under management, much of it his own money.