This morning, via ABC News:
“The maker of Nurofen, Reckitt Benckiser, has been fined $1.7 million for breaching consumer laws.
“Last year, the Federal Court found Nurofen’s ‘specific pain range’ misled consumers because they all contained the same active ingredient and did the same thing.
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“The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission had asked the Federal Court to impose a fine of $6 million.”
February 15, via International Business Times:
“Home and health products manufacturer Reckitt Benckiser said its full-year results exceeded expectations, thanks to a strong performance across both established and developing markets and a sharp increase in fourth-quarter revenue.
“In the 12 months to the end of December, total net revenue at the FTSE 100 group grew 5% year-on-year on a constant currency basis to £8.87bn, while like-for-like revenue rose by a better-than-expected 6%.”