Reckitt Benckiser Group

Reckitt and Benckiser both began life in the 19th century eventually merging over 100 years later in 1999 to become the world’s largest household cleaning products group. Over half the group’s revenues are generated from its Fabric Care and Surface Care divisions, with the majority of its business centred in Western Europe. In 2005 Reckitt added the Nurofen, Strepsil and Clearasil brands to its portfolio with the £1.9bn acquisition of Boots Healthcare International.

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Dettol maker Reckitt Benckiser has continued to flourish throughout the pandemic, as the company today reported a 20 per cent

October 20, 2020

Household goods producer Reckitt Benckiser has slashed its sales forecast for the second time this year, blaming a drought in

October 22, 2019

By Graeme Evans from interactive investor. These first quarter numbers have been well received, and this market favourite still has

April 25, 2019

By Graeme Evans from interactive investor. The FTSE 100 outperformed mid-caps last tax year, but the top FTSE 350 performers

April 15, 2019

Shares in FTSE 250-listed drug company Indivior crashed 70 per cent this morning after it was hit with a US

April 10, 2019

By Kyle Caldwell from interactive investor. Looking for equity-based ISA inspiration? We run through the investment checklist of the Berkshire

March 26, 2019

Shares in Cillit Bang maker Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB) tumbled over four per cent today as it reported lower sales for its

October 30, 2018

The figuresConsumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser (RB) has reported a five per cent rise in like-for-like sales, which hit £2.2bn

April 24, 2015

Reckitt Benckiser has embarked on a major cost saving drive after the maker of Durex condoms and Dettol cleaning products

February 11, 2015

Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser (RB) has been fined more than half a million pounds after failing to make a

January 20, 2015

Reckitt Benckiser’s bid for personal lubricant-maker KY came unstuck yesterday as regulators ordered a full competition investigation. The combined group

January 7, 2015

Addiction treatment firm Indivior is set to join the FTSE100 as parent Reckitt Benckiser yesterday said it would float the business

November 17, 2014

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