Financial


  • Suominen Announces Preliminary Results

    Suominen´s net sales for 2010 were $234 million, out of which the net sales of flexibles business area was $89 million and the net sales of wiping business area was $146 million.
    02.28.11

  • Pegas Nonwovens Posts 3Q Results

    Pegas Nonwovens closed its third quarter with sales of $54.7 million.In the third quarter of 2010, revenues increased 34.6% compared with the same period in 2009.
    02.28.11

  • Western Europe

    3M Reports Sales, Earnings

    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…
    12.01.10

  • P&G Posts 3Q Results

    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…
    12.01.10

  • Filtration

    Ahlstrom Announces Sales, Earnings

    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…
    12.01.10

  • Wipes

    K-C Announces 3Q Results

    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…
    12.01.10

  • DuPont Posts 3Q Results

    DuPont’s third quarter sales rose 17% to $7 billion. The increase was due to 14% higher volume, 5% higher local selling prices, a 1% reduction from currency exchange rates and a 1% reduction due to portfolio changes.DuPont’s third quarter net inc…
    12.01.10

  • Turkey | Western Europe

    P&G Reports Results

    Procter & Gamble reported its net sales increased 3% to $78.9 billion for fiscal 2010. Organic sales, which exclude the impact of acquisitions, divestitures and foreign exchange rates, grew 3% for the fiscal year.Unit volume accelerated throughout th…
    09.01.10

  • 3M Reports Sales, Earnings

    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…
    09.01.10

  • Wipes

    K-C Unveils Second Quarter Results

    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…
    09.01.10

  • SCA Announces Earnings

    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…
    09.01.10

  • Electronics

    DuPont Posts 2Q Results

    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…
    09.01.10

  • Composite | Filtration

    Ahlstrom Records 2Q Earnings

    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…
    09.01.10

  • Profits Up At Fiberweb

    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%…
    09.01.10

  • Buckeye Reports Earnings

    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…
    09.01.10

  • Wipes

    Suominen Breaks Out 2Q Results

    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’…
    09.01.10

  • Filtration

    Lydall’s Sales Rise

    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…
    09.01.10

  • Hartmann Continues Growth

    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…
    09.01.10

  • Companhia Providencia Posts Revenue

    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…
    09.01.10

  • Wipes

    K-C Unveils First Quarter Results

    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…
    06.01.10