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Durex enjoys ‘double-digit growth’ in Reckitt Benckiser sales boom

Durex enjoys ‘double-digit growth’ in Reckitt Benckiser sales boom

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The maker of top cleaning brands including Dettol and Cillit Bang, Reckitt Benckiser (RB), has reported a recovery in condom sales thanks to relaxed coronavirus restrictions.The FTSE 100 company, which has been among the few winners in the COVID-19 crisis to date thanks to its household hygiene and healthcare products, reported a 9.5% lift in net revenue to £3.5bn during its third quarter. RB said that was mainly driven by continued strong demand for disinfectants - with sales of Dettol-branded sprays, wipes and liquid up more than 50% on the same July-September period last year. Image: The company has been ramping up production of disinfectants in light of the coronavirus crisis. Pic: RB Like-for-like sales were almost 20% higher in ...