Billionaire Carl Icahn Buys Big Stake In Oakland’s Clorox

Shares of consumer products company Clorox Corp. jumped Friday after billionaire investor Carl Icahn disclosed a 9.08 percent stake in the company.

CBS San Francisco–02/11/2011


Clorox Profit Tumbles; Outlook Slashed

Consumer products company Clorox Co. says its fiscal second-quarter earnings slid 81 percent on a charge to write down the value of its Burt’s Bees business and it cut its full-year earnings outlook.

CBS San Francisco–02/04/2011


Clorox Revenue Slips, Outlook Cut, Shares Fall

Clorox Corp., maker of Hidden Valley Ranch salad dressing, cleaning products and Kingsford charcoal, said its first-quarter net income jumped 37.6 percent on a gain from the sale of its auto-care business. But revenue slipped because shoppers are still shying away from purchases.

CBS San Francisco–11/02/2010


Clorox Moving Hundreds Of Workers Out Of Oakland

Clorox Co. plans to shift hundreds of jobs from its headquarters in Oakland to a new site in Pleasanton.

CBS San Francisco–09/22/2010