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Warner-Lambert Schick Tracer Shaving Sales Total $33 Mil.

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Warner-Lambert Schick Tracer/Tracer FX shaving system sales increased 17% to $33 mil. for the first quarter, the company announced April 19.

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