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Playtex Posts Loss After Restructuring Charges

November 15, 2005

Playtex Products Inc. reported a fourth-quarter loss due to restructuring charges, fall in market share in the tampons category and reduced demand for sun care products.
Playtex posted a loss of $1 million, compared with a profit of $7.2 million a year ago. Quarterly sales fell from $159.2 million a year ago to $146.7 million for the quarter.
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