Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (RB) (LSE: RB) ( listen ) is a British multinational consumer goods company headquartered in Slough, England. It is a producer of health, hygiene and home products. It was formed in 1999 by the merger of the UK-based Reckitt & Colman plc and the Netherlands-based Benckiser NV.
RB's brands include French's Mustard, the antiseptic brand Dettol, the sore throat medicine Strepsils, the hair removal brand Veet, the immune support supplement Airborne, the air freshener Air Wick, Calgon, Clearasil, Cillit Bang, Durex, Lysol, Mycil and Vanish. It has operations in around 60 countries and its products are sold in almost 200 countries.
RB is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.