Colgate Reports Record Quarter
ive here announced it had record sales and earnings for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 1994.
Sales, including the effect of a previously announced divestiture, increased 6% to $1.9 billion. Colgate-Palmolive's net income rose 6% to $151 million.
For the first nine months of 1994, sales grew 6% from last year to $5.6 billion and its earnings increased to $448 million vs. $426 million last year, before a "one-time charge of $5 mil