ALBANY, N.Y.— New York's Legislature has given its final approval to exempting tampons and other feminine hygiene products from state sales taxes. Andrew Cuomo says he'll sign it into law. Democratic Assembly member Linda Rosenthal says the bill isn't limited to those items and would exempt future menstrual products. » Read More
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Fears that Russia's economic downturn will ravage European multinationals may have been overstated in some cases, with companies that sell beer and soap defying expectations.
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U.S. cleaning products maker Clorox reported better-than-expected quarterly sales and adjusted profit, helped by strong demand for household products.
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Carlsberg, the Danish brewer, became one of the first major European companies to warn over the impact of the Ukrainian crisis.
P&G is working with advisers to review up to 100 underperforming brands for potential divestiture.
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Crumbs says it is shuttering all its stores, a week after the struggling cupcake shop operator was delisted from the Nasdaq.
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