Financial

  • P&G sales grow

    December 2, 2011
    Procter & Gable reported sales grew 9% to $21.9 billion in the July-September quarter.


  • Pegas releases 3Q results

    December 2, 2011
    Pegas Nonwovens reported sales increased 7.9% to €43.7 million during the third quarter, driven largely by growth in polymer prices.


  • Lydall sales increased significantly

    December 2, 2011
    Lydall reported net sales increased 20.6% during the third quarter, due largely to gains in the Thermal/Acoustical segment, which increased 33.5%.


  • Buckeye nonwovens sales down slightly

    December 2, 2011
    Buckeye's nonwovens sales decreased to $64.6 million during the first quarter compared to $68 million the year before while operating income split in half, decreasing from $4.6 million to $2.3 million.


  • Glatfelter sales jump

    December 2, 2011
    Glatfelter reported that sales jumped 10% to reach a record $416.5 million in the third quarter.


  • Fiberweb issues results

    December 2, 2011
    Nonwovens producer Fiberweb has reported year-to-date sales growth of around 2%, despite weaker-than-expected demand.


  • U.S. line benefits Providencia's results

    December 2, 2011
    Companhia Providencia reported its sales volumes were 22,700 tons during the third quarter, reflecting a 15.3% increase from the prior year.


  • Suominen grows sales

    December 2, 2011
    During the first nine months of 2011, Suominen's net sales grew while its operating profit declines.


  • Ahlstrom reports sales decrease

    December 2, 2011
    Ahlstrom reported a decline in demand during the first nine months of 2011.


  • SCA sales decrease slightly

    December 2, 2011
    Net sales decreased 1% to SEK79001 million for the January-September period at SCA while operating profits decreased 5% to SEK6697 million.


  • K-C reports record sales

    December 2, 2011
    Kimberly-Clark 's third quarter sales hit an all-time record of $5.4 billion after increasing 8%, the company reports.


  • P&G posts profits, lowers forecast

    August 31, 2011
    Procter & Gamble (P&G) said that profits in the April-June period jumped 15%, but it also gave a disappointing forecast for the current quarter.


  • Fiberweb profit falls amid rising costs

    August 31, 2011
    Britain's Fiberweb Plc posted a lower first-half profit, hurt by sharply increasing raw material prices, but the nonwoven fabrics maker said it expects full-year performance to be slightly ahead of last year.


  • DuPont profits, raises 2011 forecast

    August 31, 2011
    DuPont's quarterly profit beat expectations on strong sales of seeds, titanium dioxide pigment for paint, and Kevlar bulletproof vests, sending shares up as much as 2.6%.


  • Lydall reports strong 2Q

    August 31, 2011
    Lydall reported second quarter 2011 net sales of $98.8 million, reflecting an increase of $21.8 million, or 28.2%, compared to the second quarter of 2010.