Financial

  • Lydall Posts Results

    June 1, 2010
    Lydall closed its first quarter ended March 31, 2010 with net sales of $75.6 million, compared with $54.3 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2009. Excluding the impact of foreign currency translation, net sales increased by $19.7 million, or 36.…


  • Suominen Corporation

    June 1, 2010
    Suominen Corp. generated net sales of $52 million in the first quarter 2010. Net sales fell by 14% compared to the first quarter of 2009. The decrease was attributed to the decline in the prices of wet wipes and in the delivery volumes of nonwovens.…


  • K-C Unveils First Quarter Results

    June 1, 2010
    Personal care products giant Kimberly-Clark reported $4.8 billion in net sales for the first quarter of 2010, an increase of 7.6%, including an approximate 5% benefit from stronger foreign currency rates. Organic sales rose 2%, with sales volumes and…


  • Ahlstrom Announces 4Q Results

    January 1, 2010
    Nonwovens producer Ahlstrom has reported fourth quarter results. During the October-December 2009 period, net sales reached $585 million. Loss before taxes was $46 million.Net sales of the FiberComposites segment for the fourth quarter were $311 mill…


  • Tufco Technologies’ Sales Down

    January 1, 2010
    Tufco Technologies’ 2009 sales were $86.7 million, down 22% from 2008. Sales for the fourth quarter of 2009 were $22 million, down 16% compared to the fourth quarter of 2008.Louis LeCalsey, Tufco president and CEO said, “Both Tufco’s contract…


  • DuPont Posts 4Q Results

    January 1, 2010
    DuPont closed its fourth quarter with sales of $6.4 billion, an increase of 10% from the prior year, led by sales growth greater than 20% for titanium dioxide, electronic materials, performance polymers and seed products.Consolidated net sales in the…


  • P&G Announces Sales, Earnings Results

    January 1, 2010
    Procter & Gamble’s fourth quarter net sales increased 6% to $21 billion, driven by higher unit volume and favorable foreign exchange.Organic sales growth, which excludes the impacts of acquisitions, divestitures and foreign exchange was 5%.“We ar…


  • 3M Trots Out Results

    January 1, 2010
    3M’s fourth quarter worldwide sales were $6.1 billion, up 11.1% compared to the fourth quarter of 2008. Local-currency sales including acquisitions increased 6.4% and foreign exchange added 4.8% to sales growth in the quarter. All six of the compan…


  • Winner Medical Reports 4Q Results

    January 1, 2010
    Shenzhen, China-based Winner Medical Group Inc.’s fourth quarter sales were $27.7 million, an increase of 9.7% from the fourth quarter last year. Net income rose 84.4% over the fourth quarter 2008 to $3 million. Gross profit reached $8.4 million, a…


  • K-C Unveils Fourth Quarter Results

    January 1, 2010
    Personal care products powerhouse Kimberly-Clark reported $5 billion in net sales for the fourth quarter of 2009, a hike of 8.4%. Organic sales rose nearly 3%, driven by higher sales volumes of about 2% and increased net selling prices of approximate…


  • Buckeye Rolls Out 2Q FY 2010 Results

    January 1, 2010
    Buckeye Technologies announced second quarter net income of $46.3 million. Second quarter earnings included net income of $37.5 million, from alternative fuel mixture credits earned during the quarter.Net sales were $183 million for the second quarte…


  • SCA Unveils Sales Figures

    January 1, 2010
    SCA reported that net sales for 2009 were $15 billion. Profit before tax, excluding restructuring costs, was $1.1 billion. Net sales in the fourth quarter 2009 decreased 2% to $3.7 billion.In the personal care segment, net sales rose 2% in the fourth…


  • Hartmann Group’s Sales Up

    December 1, 2009
    The Hartmann Group increased its sales revenues by 12.5% to $1.7 million in the first nine months of 2009. In the three medical core segments Wound Management, Incontinence Management and Infection Management, Hartmann recorded sales growth of 15.2%…


  • Buckeye Releases Sales Results

    December 1, 2009
    Buckeye Technologies’ first quarter net income reached $39.2 million.Net sales were $177 million for the first quarter of 2010 compared to a record $221 million in the first quarter of 2009. First quarter earnings included net income of $35.1 milli…


  • Lydall’s 3Q Sales Tumble

    December 1, 2009
    Net sales for the third quarter ended Sept. 30 were $66.1 million compared to $71.1 million for the same period in 2008 for Lydall. Excluding the impact of foreign currency translation, net sales decreased by $3.9 million, or 5.5%, in the third quart…