27-Mar-2012 12:12 PM
PZ Cussons says that overall trading for the period 25th January 2012 to 26th March 2012 was in line with expectations except in Nigeria.
Profitability in Nigeria has been affected by a continuation of the economic and social tensions in the country whic
24-Jan-2012 07:16 AM
Consumer products group PZ Cussons this morning reported revenue of £414m for the half-year to end-November, up 10.5% on the prior year period. Pre-exceptionals pretax profit fell 13% to £40.2m (2010: £46m).
The group reported revenue growth particula
08-Dec-2011 08:04 AM
Consumer goods and personal healthcare firm PZ Cussons (LON:PZC) said profits are failing to match expectations.
It added that the trading environment will continue to be difficult given increasing pressures on consumer spending power in all markets, con
30-Nov-2011 03:00 PM
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10-Nov-2011 07:52 AM
PZ Cussons has announced the appointment to the Board of two Non-executive Directors.
Helen Owers and Ngozi Edozien will each join the Board as Non-executive Directors on 1 January 2012.
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19-Sep-2011 07:38 AM
Consumer products group PZ Cussons said today performance during the period from June to September has been in line with management expectations.
The financial position of the Group remains strong with cash generation during the period also in line with
19-Sep-2011 07:17 AM
PZ Cussons Plc has issued an interim management statement which covers the period 1 June 2011 to 18 September 2011 showing that the financial position of the Group remains strong with cash generation during the period also in line with expectations.
26-Jul-2011 07:39 AM
PZ Cussons has announced a 7% increase in pre-tax profits and 8.8% increase in adjusted earnings per share despite challenging trading conditions in a number of markets and high raw material costs
The group pointed to a healthy balance sheet with a net f
16-Jun-2011 03:44 PM
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09-Jun-2011 07:59 AM
PZ Cussons Plc confirms that the performance of the Group for the year ended 31 May 2011 has been in line with management expectations.
The Group's balance sheet remains healthy with a continued net funds position following good cash generation duri
09-Jun-2011 07:18 AM
Consumer products group PZ Cussons said the performance for the year to end-May has been in line with management expectations as Asian markets improve.
The Group said its balance sheet remains healthy with a continued net funds position following good ca
14-Apr-2011 08:15 AM
Consumer products group PZ Cussons plc said its results since January 26 have been broadly in line with management expectations, despite challenging trading conditions in some markets and continued high levels of raw material costs.
In an interim managem
17-Feb-2011 09:45 AM
Personal goods group PZ Cussons plc has formed a Beauty Division to handle its premium brands St Tropez, The Sanctuary and Charles Worthington.
Michelle Feeney, currently CEO of St Tropez, has been appointed to head the division. She joined the business
25-Jan-2011 07:34 AM
Consumer products group, PZ Cussons, is to increase its dividend by 10% after announcing its half year results.
Revenue and profitability were marginally ahead of the same period last year despite the company saying that there were challenging trading co
20-Dec-2010 09:06 AM
Consumer products group PZ Cussons plc plans to expand its food and nutrition presence in Nigeria with a new joint venture.
A food ingredients JV is being established with Singapore-based agribusiness group Wilmar International Limited. It will build a p
09-Dec-2010 08:17 AM
Consumer products group PZ Cussons plc said its results for the first half to November 30 had been in line with management expectations, with profitability marginally ahead of the same period last year on broadly flat revenue.
The group's financia
27-Sep-2010 09:46 AM
Consumer products group PZ Cussons has acquired leading sunless tanning company St Tropez Holdings from private equity group LDC for £62.5m in cash.
St Tropez's product range includes mousses, sprays and other products. Over 80% of its sales are in
13-Sep-2010 08:50 AM
PZ Cussons said today that that the overall performance of the Group was in line with the Board's expectations.
The company remains cautiously optimistic for the full year outturn despite the global economic picture remaining uncertain and difficult
27-Jul-2010 08:18 AM
Consumer products group PZ Cussons reported a strong trading performance for the year to May 31, delivering an 11.9% increase in operating profit to £101.4m.
Operating margins improved despite revenue flat at £771.6m, against the previous £781.8m, afte
01-Jul-2010 10:41 AM
Richard Harvey, Chairman, bought 3,705 shares in the company on the 1st July 2010 at a price of 334.00p. The Director now holds 8,240 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in issue.
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10-Jun-2010 07:31 AM
Toiletries maker PZ Cussons confirmed today that its results for the year to end-May 2010 are anticipated to be in line with its expectations.
The Group said its balance sheet remains healthy with a continued net funds position following strong cash gene
15-Apr-2010 07:29 AM
Toiletries group PZ Cussons said results for the period 27th January 2010 to 14th April 2010 have been in line with management expectations.
The Group said its balance sheet remains healthy with a net funds position and strong cash generation during t
26-Jan-2010 07:31 AM
Household consumer product group, PZ Cussons has reported strong trading for the six months to 30 November 2009 and has increased its interim dividend by 10%.
Revenue for the period was flat at £369.9m but operating margins improved considerably to pr
09-Dec-2009 11:07 AM
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09-Dec-2009 07:15 AM
Toiletries company PZ Cussons said results for the half-year to end-November have been in line with management expectations.
Profitability is ahead of the same period last year and the financial position of the Group remains strong with cash generation d...