Absorbent Products Prices Rise
Published November 30, 2004
Effective Jan. 1, 2005, Tyco Healthcare Retail Group, King of Prussia, PA, will raise its retail prices 7%. Products affected by this increase include branded and private label baby diapers, training pants, feminine hygiene items and adult incontinence products. The price increase is necessary to offset inflation of key raw material components; particularly pulp, corrugate and resin based items, as well as escalating energy costs.