RECKITT BENCKISER GROUP PLC: Non executive director : changed details
RECKITT BENCKISER GROUP PLC: Non executive director : changed details PRESS RELEASE
25 February 2013
Pursuant to Listing Rule 9.6.14, Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (RB) today announces that Kenneth Hydon, Non-Executive Director, retired from the Board of Tesco plc with effect from 23 February 2013.
For further Information Andraea Dawson-Shepherd
Global Director, Corporate Communication and Affairs Telephone +44 (0) 1753 217 800
Company Secretary Telephone +44 (0) 1753 217 800 `
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About Reckitt Benckiser (RB):
Reckitt Benckiser (RB) is a global consumer goods leader in health, hygiene and home.
With a purpose of delivering innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes, RB is in the top 25 of companies listed on the London Stock Exchange. Today it is the global No 1 or No 2 in the majority of its fast-growing categories, driven by an exceptional rate of innovation. Its health, hygiene and home portfolio is led by 19 global Powerbrands including Nurofen, Strepsils Gaviscon, Mucinex, Durex, Scholl, Lysol, Dettol, Clearasil, Veet, Harpic, Bang, Mortein, Finish, Vanish, Woolite, Calgon, Air Wick, and French's. RB has close to half of its net revenues coming from its 2 emerging market Areas and just over half from its developed market Area.
RB people and its culture are at the heart of the company's success. They have an intense drive for achievement and a desire to outperform wherever they focus, including in sustainability where the company has reduced its carbon footprint by 20% in 5 years and is now targeting to deliver a 1/3 reduction in water impact, 1/3 further reduction in carbon and to have 1/3 of its net revenue coming from more sustainable products by 2020. RB has been recognised as a sustainability leader in the CDP Global 500 Carbon Performance Leadership Index and received a 2013 Sector Mover Sustainability Award in the 10th Sustainability Yearbook. It is also the Save the Children charity's largest FMCG global partner.
The company has operations in over 60 countries, with headquarters in the UK, Singapore, Dubai and Amsterdam, and sales in almost 200 countries, The company employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide.
For more information visit www.rb.com
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