SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
|Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934|
|Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 2, 2006|
|Avon Products, Inc.|
|(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)|
|(State or other jurisdiction
|1345 Avenue of the Americas|
|New York, New York 10105-0196|
|(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)|
|(Registrants telephone number, including area code)|
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INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February 2, 2006, Avon Products, Inc. issued a press release announcing its results of operations for the fourth quarter and full year 2005. The press release included Avons consolidated statements of income, condensed consolidated balance sheets and consolidated statements of cash flows, and a supplemental schedule that provided additional information regarding Avons regional results and product category sales, for the three-month and twelve-month periods ended December 31, 2005. A copy of that press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1 Press Release of Avon Products, Inc. dated February 2, 2006
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|AVON PRODUCTS, INC.|
|By||/s/ Gilbert L. Klemann, II|
|Gilbert L. Klemann, II|
|Senior Vice President and General Counsel|
Date: February 2, 2006
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|99.1||Press Release of Avon Products, Inc. dated February 2, 2006|