Oakland-Based Clorox Warns Disinfecting Wipe Shortage To Continue Into 2021Clorox, the world's biggest maker of disinfectant cleaning materials, said consumers will continue to see a shortage of its wipes and other products into 2021.
Pandemic Sends Clorox Sales Up 22% In Latest QuarterSales at Bay Area-based Clorox jumped 22% in its most recent quarter with millions of people growing more vigilant about cleaning routines in the pandemic.
Apple: It's Fine To Clean Your iPhone With A Disinfectant WipeApple issued new gadget-cleaning guidance as the novel coronavirus outbreak spreads.
Volatile Stock Market Takes Another Precipitous Drop In Worst Week Since 2008U.S. stocks tumbled once again on Friday, as coronavirus fears continue to mount, with Bay Area tech stocks taking a significant hit.
Battle Brewing Over Proposed Costco On Large Pleasanton LotThe battle over a proposed Costco in Pleasanton could soon be heating up once again as the city continues to move ahead in the approval process.
Clorox Apologizes After 'Where's The Bleach?' Tweet About New Emoji Icons Is Deemed Racially InsensitiveClorox is trying to clean up a mess on social media after a tweet the company made. The Oakland-based company joked about the new multi-cultural emoji icons, but many didn’t find it funny.
Ebola Fears, Start Of Flu Season Spur Jump In Sales For Clorox Disinfectant WipesOakland-based Clorox said sales of its disinfectant wipes jumped 20 percent last month, with fears over Ebola virus and the start of flu season perking up interest for Americans to stock up on supplies.
Danville Inventor Develops 'Permanent' Stain RepellentAn East Bay inventor claims he has developed a permanent stain repellent.
Major East Bay Corporations Go To Bat For New Oakland BallparkPutting their money where their rooting interest is, some major East Bay companies say they'll support building a new stadium to keep the A's from leaving Oakland. In fact, they're even willing to buy the team to keep its current owners from moving it to San Jose.
Oakland’s Clorox Settles Consumer Protection LawsuitThe Clorox Company has agreed to pay nearly $200,000 to settle a lawsuit that alleged that it shortchanged consumers by only filling specialty bleach bottles to 80 percent of their capacity.
Clorox Quarterly Profit Sinks; Beats Earnings EstimatesClorox Co.’s net income plummeted nearly 40 percent in the fiscal first quarter, largely because last year’s period included the benefit of selling a unit.
Oakland Police Department Upgrades Patrol Car, Motorcycle LaptopsSevere budget cuts have led the Oakland Police Department to solicit outside donations to pay for new touch screen computers that have been replacing older laptops in its patrol vehicles.
Clorox Says No To Icahn's $10.2B Buyout BidClorox Co. is turning down billionaire investor Carl Icahn's offer to buy the company, saying the price of $76.50 per share is too low.
Icahn Makes $10.2 Billion Offer To Take Clorox PrivateActivist investor Carl Icahn is offering to take Oakland-based Clorox Co. private in a deal that values the consumer products maker at about $10.2 billion.
Clorox 3Q Net Falls As It Deals With Higher CostsClorox Co.’s third-quarter net income fell more than 8 percent as it wrestled with higher costs and a fall-off in some of its well-known brands.