Colgate-Palmolive Co (CL.N)
13 Dec 2018
VALENCIA, Venezuela U.S. consumer goods maker Colgate-Palmolive Co has halted production at its detergent and dish soap plant in Venezuela because it lacked cardboard boxes to ship products, a union leader said on Thursday.
Colgate-Palmolive has won the dismissal of a lawsuit alleging that a talcum powder the company used to market contained asbestos and caused a deceased Georgia woman to develop ovarian cancer and mesothelioma.
The family of a deceased woman who unsuccessfully sued Colgate-Palmolive Co claiming asbestos in one of its talc-based products caused her cancer must pay some of the company's legal costs, a California appeals court ruled on Wednesday.
Colgate-Palmolive Co said on Friday that it would "modestly" raise prices in the second-half of the year, mainly in emerging markets, as the world's largest toothpaste maker seeks relief from surging raw materials costs.
July 27 Colgate-Palmolive Co said on Friday that it would "modestly" raise prices in the second-half of the year, mainly in emerging markets, as the world's largest toothpaste maker seeks relief from surging raw materials costs.
July 27 Colgate-Palmolive Co, the world's largest toothpaste maker, reported quarterly sales on Friday that fell below Wall Street estimates, as sales in Latin America declined.
Colgate-Palmolive on Monday settled after eight days of jury selection a lawsuit brought by a California man who alleged his use of talcum powder made by the company's predecessor exposed him to asbestos and caused his mesothelioma.