Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc.
660 White Plains Road – Ste 250
Tarrytown, NY 10591
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|Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. Signs Definitive Agreements With GSK To Acquire 17 Consumer OTC Healthcare Brands in North America|
Transactions Will Be The Largest in the Company's History
Among the brands the Company agreed to acquire are the BC(R), Goody's(R), and Ecotrin(R) brands of pain relievers; Beano(R), Gaviscon(R), Phazyme(R), Tagamet(R) and Fiber Choice(R) GI brands; and the Sominex(R) sleep aid brand.
"The cash purchase price of a total of
Conference Call and Presentation
The Company will host a conference call today at
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