Household and Personal Products Household Products

  • *Canton Fair, barometer of China's export health, runs to Nov 4. HONG KONG/ GUANGZHOU, China, Oct 17- More than 80 percent of companies at China's largest trade fair expect to export more next year, helped by innovation and currency movements, according to a Reuters poll, raising hopes of a turnaround after more than a year of weak export data. Despite concerns at rising...

  • Argus: P&G is boosting growth & profitability

    The “Fast Money Halftime Report” traders discuss the trade on Procter & Gamble following Argus Research's call to upgrade the stock to buy.

  • Diabetes emerging trend in drug development

    Alex Gunz, fund manager at Heptagon Capital, explains why he favors Novo Nordisk and Tupperware, saying that emerging markets are key to their success.

  • *FTSE 100 closes up 0.3 pct at 6,830.79 points. *FTSE 100 up around 10 pct so far in 2016. Burberry climbed 3.6 percent, the best-performing FTSE 100 stock in percentage terms.

  • RIYADH/ KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, Sept 5- A cartoon widely circulated in Saudi Arabia on Twitter last month showed three old men in traditional robes, named Unemployment, Prices and Poverty, looking down at a young boy with torn clothes named Salary. The annual Eid al-Adha holiday period is traditionally a time for ordinary Saudis to splurge on new clothes, accessories...

  • RIYADH/ KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, Sept 5- A cartoon widely circulated in Saudi Arabia on Twitter last month showed three old men in traditional robes, named Unemployment, Prices and Poverty, looking down at a young boy with torn clothes named Salary. The annual Eid al-Adha holiday period is traditionally a time for ordinary Saudis to splurge on new clothes, accessories...

  • RIYADH/ KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, Sept 5- A cartoon widely circulated in Saudi Arabia on Twitter last month showed three old men in traditional robes, named Unemployment, Prices and Poverty, looking down at a young boy with torn clothes named Salary. The annual Eid al-Adha holiday period is traditionally a time for ordinary Saudis to splurge on new clothes, accessories...

  • RIYADH/ KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, Sept 5- A cartoon widely circulated in Saudi Arabia on Twitter last month showed three old men in traditional robes, named Unemployment, Prices and Poverty, looking down at a young boy with torn clothes named Salary. The annual Eid al-Adha holiday period is traditionally a time for ordinary Saudis to splurge on new clothes, accessories...

  • Theresa Michele, director of the FDA's division of nonprescription drug products, told reporters on a conference call. FDA spokeswoman Andrea Fischer and Brian Sansoni, of the American Cleaning Institute, which represents multiple cleaning products companies, were unable to identify the products most affected by Friday's ruling. The FDA had proposed...

  • Theresa Michele, director of the FDA's division of nonprescription drug products, told reporters on a conference call. "A small quantity of our bar soap in Puerto Rico, where FDA rules also apply, is being reformulated," he said. The American Cleaning Institute, which represents cleaning products companies, including Dial Corp, a unit of Germany's Henkel, Ecolab Inc...

  • LONDON, Aug 31- Seeking to capitalise on Britons too busy or forgetful to shop for household essentials, retail giant Amazon is bringing its thumb-sized, one-button ordering device to the UK. Some customers thought the U.S. launch on March 31, 2015, was an April Fool's joke, said Daniel Rausch, director of Amazon Dash. Rausch said that more than 150 brands have joined...

  • LONDON, Aug 31- Seeking to capitalise on Britons too busy or forgetful to shop for household essentials, retail giant Amazon is bringing its thumb-sized, one-button ordering device to the UK. Some customers thought the U.S. launch on March 31, 2015, was an April Fool's joke, said Daniel Rausch, director of Amazon Dash. Rausch said that more than 150 brands have joined...

  • LONDON, Aug 31- Seeking to capitalize on Britons too busy or forgetful to shop for household essentials, retail giant Amazon is bringing its thumb-sized, one-button ordering device to the UK. Some customers thought the U.S. launch on March 31, 2015, was an April Fool's joke, said Daniel Rausch, director of Amazon Dash. Rausch said that more than 150 brands have joined...

  • LONDON, Aug 31- Seeking to capitalize on Britons too busy or forgetful to shop for household essentials, retail giant Amazon is bringing its thumb-sized, one-button ordering device to the UK. Some customers thought the U.S. launch on March 31, 2015, was an April Fool's joke, said Daniel Rausch, director of Amazon Dash. Rausch said that more than 150 brands have joined...

  • Aug 29- Bubble Wrap maker Sealed Air Corp could consider selling or spinning off its floor cleaning products unit but is in no hurry to make a decision, Chief Executive Jerome Peribere said. Diversey, Sealed Air's second-biggest business by revenue, was acquired in 2011 by Peribere's predecessor, William Hickey, in a $4.3 billion deal. The answer is not...

  • The shortage of cotton from Egypt, which commands a premium due to its superior quality, creates an incentive to blend it with other types of cotton without disclosing it or to counterfeit the label altogether, cotton traders said, exacerbating a problem that has plagued the industry for years. While other countries including the United States and Australia...

  • The shortage of cotton from Egypt, which commands a premium due to its superior quality, creates an incentive to blend it with other types of cotton without disclosing it or to counterfeit the label altogether, cotton traders said, exacerbating a problem that has plagued the industry for years. While other countries including the United States and Australia...

  • OTTAWA, Aug 22- The value of Canadian wholesale trade rose in June for the third month in a row, lifted by higher sales of motor vehicles, data from Statistics Canada showed on Monday. The 0.7 percent increase in wholesale trade topped economists' expectations for a rise of 0.1 percent. The Canadian economy probably contracted in the second quarter due to the...

  • Clorox

    The household products maker reported earning of $1.26 per share, two cents a share below estimates.

  • *June consumption up 0.4 pct vs est. 0.3 pct. Aug 2- U.S. stocks were set to open lower on Tuesday as investors assessed earnings reports and economic data. "I think they are just following the rest of the global markets, like Japan and Europe," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at First Standard Financial in New York.