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Reckitt hopes Mead Johnson will provide the right formula

Reckitt hopes Mead Johnson will provide the right formula

The biggest acquisition ever made by Dettol maker Reckitt Benckiser (RB.) has been called "an inflection point" in its history by chief executive Rakesh Kapoor. The $16.6bn (£13.3bn) Mead Johnson deal will almost double its presence in consumer health and ramp up its exposure to emerging markets, particularly China.

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