Consumer Products


He will be succeeded on Nov. 1 by his top deputy, Jon Moeller, who has been P&G’s finance chief and was promoted to chief operating officer.

July 29, 2021


Huggies maker Kimberly-Clark plans to raise prices, joining General Mills, Hormel Foods and other consumer-goods companies in passing along added costs.

March 31, 2021


Gojo Industries, the family-owned maker of Purell hand sanitizer, has added a factory and warehouse and restructured its supply chain, expecting consumers’ new hygiene habits are here to stay.

January 22, 2021


General Electric is getting out of the business of making lightbulbs, selling a unit that defined the company for nearly a century and was its last direct link to consumers.

香蕉视频苹果下载May 27, 2020


Tupperware Brands is looking to ease its debt burden, entering a new phase in its effort to turn around a business struggling with coronavirus lockdowns and shifts in shopping habits.

May 26, 2020

Logistics Report

Trucking companies that deliver goods to manufacturers are cutting pay, reducing hours for workers and pulling back spending as an initial bump in demand for consumer products gives way to a deepening economic downturn.

April 7, 2020

Wilczek's Universe

The physicist Freeman Dyson, who died in late February, believed that scientific ingenuity would find a way to save the planet.

香蕉视频苹果下载March 19, 2020


The consumer-products seller is seeking more time to file its annual report after it disclosed an internal accounting investigation and warned of pressures on its sales and profit.

香蕉视频苹果下载February 25, 2020

Heard on the Street

The fastest way for consumer-product manufacturers to improve sales growth—their No. 1 priority—is to unload unfashionable brands that are dragging down their performance. So it is a puzzle why they are selling so little.

January 24, 2020


The Trump administration is scheduled to apply tariffs on $156 billion in Chinese imports of mostly consumer goods, adding to the $361 billion in tariffs already in place on the products Americans buy from Chinese manufacturers, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis.

December 12, 2019


Some companies aren’t recognizing the costs of Treasury regulations meant to address tax abuses during gaps resulting from the 2017 tax law. Newell Brands, which makes Elmer’s Glue, faces up to $220 million in taxes.

August 30, 2019


The acting chairman of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Ann Marie Buerkle, said she was withdrawing her nomination to serve as the commission’s chief, and won’t serve an additional term at the agency.

香蕉视频苹果下载June 18, 2019