The Playtex unit of Energizer Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ENR) is buying the Stayfree, Carefree and ob feminine hygiene brands for $185 million. The brands are being sold by McNeil PPC Inc. and Johnson & Johnson Inc. (NYSE: JNJ).

The buyer expects to combine the brands, which make feminine pads, liners and tampons, with the Playtex brand. The sale includes the brands in U.S. and Canada, as well as a manufacturing plant in Montreal.

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