Financial

  • K-C Announces 3Q Results

    December 1, 2010
    Kimberly-Clark’s third quarter net sales increased 1.3% to $5 billion. Organic sales rose 1%, driven by higher sales volumes of 1%, while net selling prices were even with year-ago levels. The I-Flow Corp. acquisition, completed in 2009, added an a…


  • Ahlstrom Announces Sales, Earnings

    December 1, 2010
    Ahlstrom Corp., a leader in high performance fiber-based materials, reported third quarter sales rose 20.4% to $671 million.Building and energy segment sales rose 15.2% to $92 million. Filtration segment sales rose 24% to $122 million. Food and medic…


  • P&G Posts 3Q Results

    December 1, 2010
    The Procter & Gamble Company reported net sales of $20.1 billion for the July-September quarter, a 2% increase behind broad-based volume growth. Organic sales, which exclude the impact of acquisitions, divestitures and foreign exchange, rose 4%.In th…


  • 3M Reports Sales, Earnings

    December 1, 2010
    3M has closed its third quarter with an increase in sales and per-share earnings. Sales rose 11% to $6.9 billion and net income increased more than 15% to $1.1 billion. Operating income margins exceeded 20% in all six of the company’s business segm…


  • Companhia Providencia Posts Revenue

    September 1, 2010
    Companhia Providencia’s second quarter net revenue was $66 million, an increase of 22.9% compared with the same period last year, largely due to the increase in the volume of sales, realigned prices and the currency translation effect.Accumulated n…


  • Hartmann Continues Growth

    September 1, 2010
    Hartmann continued its pattern of growth in the first six months of 2010, reaching sales of $1 billion, an increase of 4.9%. With sales growth of 5.2%, its three medical core segments, Wound Management, Incontinence Management and Infection Managemen…


  • Lydall’s Sales Rise

    September 1, 2010
    Lydall, Inc. announced sales results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2010.Net sales for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010 were $82.9 million compared to $56 million the same period in 2009. Excluding the negative impact of f…


  • Suominen Breaks Out 2Q Results

    September 1, 2010
    Suominen has unveiled second quarter 2010 sales and earnings information. During the January-June period, Suominen’s net sales were $57 million. Profit before taxes was negative $3 million, and profit after taxes was negative $2 million.Suominen’…


  • Buckeye Reports Earnings

    September 1, 2010
    Buckeye Technologies reported fourth quarter net income of $9.7 million. Net sales were $205 million for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2010, up 16% versus net sales of $177 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009.For fiscal year 2010, net sales w…


  • Profits Up At Fiberweb

    September 1, 2010
    Fiberweb announced sales and earnings information for the January-June 2010 period. The company recorded a 9% increase in industrial volumes and a 4% increase in hygiene volumes.Fiberweb saw a revenue increase of 9% to $369 million, compared to a 5%…


  • Ahlstrom Records 2Q Earnings

    September 1, 2010
    Ahlstrom Corp. generated second quarter 2010 net sales of $643 million, a 22.7% increase compared to the same period last year.Net sales of the FiberComposites segment totaled $339 million, representing 52% of the group net sales. The segment’s ne…


  • DuPont Posts 2Q Results

    September 1, 2010
    DuPont’s second quarter sales were $8.6 billion, up 26% versus the prior year. This reflects 21% higher volume, 5% higher local selling prices, a 1% benefit from currency, and a 1% reduction from portfolio changes. Emerging markets sales increased…


  • SCA Announces Earnings

    September 1, 2010
    SCA reported that net sales for the six months from January to June decreased 3% from the same period a year ago to $7 billion. Profit before tax, excluding restructuring costs increased 12% to $54 million. Profit for the period, excluding restructur…


  • K-C Unveils Second Quarter Results

    September 1, 2010
    Kimberly-Clark reported $4.9 billion in net sales for second quarter of 2010, an increase of 2.8%. Organic sales rose 2%, driven by higher net selling prices of 2%, while sales volumes and product mix were even with year-ago levels. The combined impa…


  • 3M Reports Sales, Earnings

    September 1, 2010
    3M has closed its second quarter withincreases in both sales and per-share earnings. Sales and per-share earnings increased 17.7% and 37.5%, respectively, versus the second quarter of 2009.Second-quarter worldwide sales totaled $6.7 billion, up 17.7…