Director Deals - Avon Rubber PLC (AVON). 8 April 2015 | 17:50pm. StockMarketWire.com - Peter Slabbert, Chief Executive Officer, bought 20 shares in the company on the 7th April 2015 at a price of 781.00p.
Chief executive Peter Slabbert hailed an �excellent year� during which Avon was steadily taking control of its distribution network, allowing it to charge retail prices rather than wholesale prices for its goods.
Avon makes the majority of its profits, around 83pc, producing gas masks for defence clients. Avon is well placed as the sole US defence supplier locked into a 10-year contract, on which it is currently about midway.