Clorox Increases 1st-Quarter Sales 27%

November 2, 2020

The Clorox Co., parent company of Clorox Professional Products Co., has reported fiscal-first-quarter earnings of US$310 million, or $3.22 per share, up 27% compared to $203 million, or $1.59 per share, for the same quarter last year.

Clorox attributed the increase to the coronavirus pandemic driving the need for cleaning and sanitizing supplies. Sales in the company’s health and wellness segment, which includes cleaning and professional products, jumped 28% while its household division’s sales grew 39%. Clorox’s lifestyle division saw sales rise 17% and its international division posted an 18% increase.

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