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Colgate will buy Tom's of Maine

$100m deal may help boost sales of leader in natural products niche

By Chris Reidy
Globe Staff / March 22, 2006

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Tom's of Maine -- a niche brand whose renown as a socially responsible maker of natural products exceeds its market share -- is selling itself to Colgate-Palmolive Co. for about $100 million, the company said yesterday. (Full article: 720 words)

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