Financial

  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • P&G Announces Results

    June 1, 2010
    Procter & Gamble reported net sales increased 7% for the January-to-March quarter to $19.2 billion behind unit volume growth of 7%. Organic sales, which exclude the impacts of acquisitions, divestitures and foreign exchange, grew 4%.Key initiatives l…


  • 3M Reports Sales, Earnings

    June 1, 2010
    3M has closed its first quarter with increases in both sales and per-share earnings.Each of the company’s six business segments posted double-digit sales growth and 20%-plus operating income margins. Sales growth was strongest in emerging economies…


  • SCA Reports Sales

    June 1, 2010
    SCA announced sales results for the period from January to March 2010. Net sales decreased 6% (excluding exchange rate effects, net sales increased by 1%) to $4 billion. Profits before tax, excluding re­structuring costs rose 16% (excluding exchange…


  • DuPont’s Sales Rise

    June 1, 2010
    DuPont’s first quarter sales were $8.5 billion, up 23% versus the prior year. This reflects 19% higher volume, 2% higher local selling prices, a 3% benefit from currency and a 1% reduction from portfolio changes.Asia-Pacific sales were $1.6 billion…


  • Ahlstrom Posts Sales

    June 1, 2010
    Ahlstrom generated first quarter sales of $569 million compared to $485 million, an increase of 17.3% from the same period a year earlier.Net sales of the FiberComposites segment totaled $299 million, representing 52% of the group’s net sales. The…


  • PGI Announces Sales, Earnings

    June 1, 2010
    Polymer Group Inc. announced sales results for the first quarter ended April 3, 2010. Net sales for the first quarter of 2010 were $280.6 million compared with $210 million for the first quarter of 2009. The increase was due primarily to additional…


  • Buckeye Announces Results

    June 1, 2010
    Buckeye Technologies has announced third quarter net income of $19.3 million compared to net income of $4.3 million in the same period last year. Third quarter earnings included net income of $4.2 million, from alternative fuel mixture credits recogn…


  • 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…