make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Clorox gets OK to buy Burt's Bees

WASHINGTON (Dow Jones/AP) -- Clorox has received antitrust clearance to buy North Carolina-based personal-care product company Burt's Bees for $925 million. The Federal Trade Commission says today it granted early termination of the waiting period required under antitrust laws. Clorox will fund the all-cash deal for Morrisville-based Burt's Bees through a combination of cash and short-term borrowings. (Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.



The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
Please re-enter the code shown in the image below.