Breaking News

Playtex 2Q Profit Declines 25%

December 9, 2005

Playtex Products, Inc., maker of feminine, skin and infant care products, reported that second-quarter profit fell 25% on one-time charges. Quarterly income fell to $6.2 million from $8.3 million last year. Excluding debt retirement, restructuring and other charges, the company reported earnings of $8.9 million up from $6.1 million a year ago. Revenue for the period fell 5% to $177 million from $185.5 million last year. Feminine care sales were nearly flat, infant care sales fell 5%, and skin care sales rose 2% from a year ago.

blog comments powered by Disqus
  • Innovation On Display

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||February 3, 2016
    P&G Beauty Digital Studio showcases new products for 2016

  • Crowning Glory

    Crowning Glory

    Christine Esposito , Associate Editor||February 3, 2016
    Celebrity stylists and experts from leading hair care brands talk about the ingredients and formats driving the styling sector.

  • Electric Slide

    Electric Slide

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||February 3, 2016
    Skin care devices bring anti-aging to the next level