Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc.
Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc. (Reckitt Benckiser) is principally engaged in the manufacturing and marketing of household, cleaning, health and personal care products. The company manufactures products related to several categories which include dishwashing, fabric care, surface care, health, home care and personal care products and food. The company operates through 60 operating companies across 180 countries. The company has 13 directly held subsidiaries which include Propack, Reckitt Benckiser (Australia) Pty Limited, Reckitt Benckiser (Brasil) Limitada, Reckitt Benckiser (Canada) Inc., Reckitt Benckiser Deutschland GmbH, Reckitt Benckiser Health care (UK) Limited, Reckitt Benckiser Inc., Reckitt Benckiser (India) Limited, Reckitt Benckiser Italia SpA, and Reckitt Benckiser (UK) Limited. The company is headquartered in the UK.The company reported revenues of (British Pounds) GBP 6,563.00 million during the fiscal year ended December 2008, an increase of 24.56% over 2007. The operating profit of the company was GBP 1,505.00 million during the fiscal year 2008, an increase of 22.06% over 2007. The net profit of the company was GBP 1,120.00 million during the fiscal year 2008, an increase of 19.40% over 2007.