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Press release from PR Newswire

Avon to Postpone 3Q 2012 Earnings Due To Hurricane

Monday, October 29, 2012

Avon to Postpone 3Q 2012 Earnings Due To Hurricane12:22 EDT Monday, October 29, 2012NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) -- In light of Hurricane Sandy and its expected impact on New York City, Avon has made the decision to postpone its third-quarter earnings release and webcast originally scheduled for Tuesday, October 30, 2012.  The company is currently planning to hold the earnings webcast on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 8:30 AM Eastern time.  Avon will issue a confirmation of the date and time once the weather situation has stabilized. Avon, the company for women, is a leading global beauty company, with over $11 billion in annual revenue. As the world's largest direct seller, Avon markets to women in more than 100 countries through more than 6 million active independent Avon Sales Representatives. Avon's product line includes beauty products, as well as fashion and home products, and features such well-recognized brand names as Avon Color, ANEW, Skin-So-Soft, Advance Techniques, Avon Naturals, and mark. Learn more about Avon and its products at www.avoncompany.com.   SOURCE Avon Products, Inc.For further information: MEDIA: Jennifer Vargas, +1-212-282-5404, or INVESTORS: Amy Chasen, +1-212-282-5320