Anglo-Dutch consumer products group Reckitt Benckiser said that second quarter net revenue growth of 7% was above its full-year target.

In a trading update the maker of Dettol antiseptic, Harpic toilet cleaner and Lemsip flu treatment
maintained its forecast of 4%-6% sales growth over the full-year and a rise in net income in a percentage range in the the "low double digits"

Reckitt’s chief executive officer, Bart Brecht, said the company “is firmly on track to deliver on full-year targets".