Consumer goods

P&G to buy rest of Spanish Arbora & Ausonia JV for $1 bn

21 Jul 2012

Procter & Gamble Co yesterday launched a $1-billion bid for the rest of its Spanish joint venture with Spain's Agrolimen Group,to strengthen and expand its feminine- and baby-care products businesses

Unilever to close four UK sites; axe 800 jobs

15 Jun 2012

Producers to be made responsible for collection of e-waste

07 May 2012

Branded consumer goods players fail to hold off competition from private labels

21 Apr 2012

Marico to sell 4.56% stake for Rs500 crore to fund Paras acquisaition

09 Apr 2012

Ruchi Soya, ITC, Videocon in Deloitte’s global consumer goods top 250

29 Mar 2012

Consumer sector M&As slowed by eurozone crisis: KPMG

20 Mar 2012

FMCG industry disappointed with excise duty hike

17 Mar 2012

Hindustan Unilever reports 18 per cent growth in net profit

06 Feb 2012

Mobiles, laptops, digital cameras, TV lead online sales

06 Feb 2012

PlayBook flies off shelf after RIM slashes prices by 50 per cent

02 Jan 2012

China's Haier to buy Sanyo’s Southeast Asian white goods business

19 Oct 2011

Hitachi to double India turnover to Rs12,000 crore

05 Sep 2011

The Japanese major has identified India as one of its key management areas outside Japan

LG seeks to spur Indian market share with new products

19 Aug 2011

Eureka Forbes launches `green' purifier that saves 30 per cent water

02 Aug 2011

Dabur Q1-FY11 net up nearly 20 per cent at around Rs128 crore

27 Jul 2011

Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn to buy Clorox for about $12.6 billion

15 Jul 2011

Fortune Brands sells Acushnet golf business to South Korea's Fila for $1.2 billion

20 May 2011

Hindustan Unilever spins off subsidiary for exports

10 May 2011

Feeling short-changed? Finally, a forum for consumer plaints

09 Mar 2011

India, China to drive Unilever growth: Polman

09 Mar 2011

Hindustan Unilever Ltd - the fastest-growing among the entities that form the €44 billion group - will be the lynchpin of the strategy of doubling Unilever's revenues by 2020

FMCG industry in India seen growing Rs4,00,000-strong by 2020

19 Nov 2010

Fisher-Price launches 4-in-1 bundle system for kids

29 Oct 2010

L'Oreal may bid $19 billion for Avon Products: report

12 Oct 2010

Avon has increased the number of sub-$5 products in its portfolio and added more direct sellers to push sales to beat the downturn.

Electrolux buys controlling stake in Egypt’s Olympic Group for $246 million

11 Oct 2010