Wishing a happy and safe #BlackFriday to all of my retail friends.
Yes, I know celiac disease is serious. But do we really need gluten-free labels on turkeys for Thanksgiving?
“Please listen carefully, as our menu options have recently changed.” How often are those phone recordings actually true?
Spellcheck just changed Jessica to Majestically. I’m not sure what I actually typed, but I’ll take it!
By Jessica Wohl
(Reuters) – Procter & Gamble Co (PG.N: Quote, Profile, Research) is chugging along with its turnaround, posting a quarterly profit that met Wall Street’s expectations and holding to its annual forecasts as the world’s largest household products maker gets a lift from cost cuts and a lower tax rate.
Shares of P&G slipped 0.5 percent to $80.20 in premarket trading on Friday.
The maker of Pampers diapers and Tide detergent is trying to reinvigorate itself under Chief Executive A.G. Lafley, who returned in late May to replace Bob McDonald.
$PG CFO says Procter & Gamble has had double-digit rates of growth in India for 45 consecutive quarters.
Oct 25 (Reuters) – Procter & Gamble Co’s quarterly
profit met Wall Street’s expectations on Friday helped by growth
overseas, cost cuts and a lower tax rate, and the world’s
largest household products maker maintained its financial
forecasts for the year.
Shares of P&G slipped 0.8 percent to $80 in premarket
The maker of Pampers diapers and Tide detergent said it
still expected 5 percent to 7 percent growth in earnings per
share this fiscal year, excluding restructuring charges. The
company abandoned quarterly forecasts earlier this year.
By Jessica Wohl
(Reuters) – Colgate-Palmolive reported slightly higher third-quarter earnings on Thursday as it spent more on advertising and posted strong sales growth in Latin America, yet failed to show robust growth at home.
Its shares fell 2 percent in morning trading.
The toothpaste maker still expects its annual profit to rise 4.5 percent to 5.5 percent, assuming foreign exchange rates remain fairly stable. It is targeting double-digit earnings-per- share growth for 2014, excluding restructuring charges.