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Tags: P&G Raises Pampers | Bounty and Charmin Prices

P&G Raises Pampers, Bounty and Charmin Prices

Monday, 25 April 2011 01:34 PM

Shoppers could soon see higher prices for Pampers diapers, Charmin toilet paper and Bounty paper towels.

Procter & Gamble Co. said Monday it raised U.S. list prices for those products because of rising costs for pulp, oil and gas.

The Cincinnati-based consumer products maker informed retailers of increases last week. Retailers will decide how much of those price increases to pass along to shoppers.

P&G said list prices for Pampers are up 7 percent on average, Pampers wipes up 3 percent, and Charmin and Bounty products up 5 percent. P&G said Luvs, its lower-priced diaper brand, remains unchanged.

Paper products rival Kimberly-Clark Corp. said Monday it will raise prices, after reporting first-quarter net income fell 9 percent on rising costs. P&G reports third-quarter results Thursday.

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Shoppers could soon see higher prices for Pampers diapers, Charmin toilet paper and Bounty paper towels. Procter Gamble Co. said Monday it raised U.S. list prices for those products because of rising costs for pulp, oil and gas. The Cincinnati-based consumer products...
P&G Raises Pampers,Bounty and Charmin Prices
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Monday, 25 April 2011 01:34 PM
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