Leggett & Platt sales rise 7% in 1st quarter

Leggett & Platt sales rise 7% in 1st quarter

Inflation played a big role in Leggett & Platt Inc.’s financial results for the first quarter of 2018, which ended March 31. Net sales of the Carthage, Missouri-based supplier rose 7% to $1.03 billion for the first fiscal quarter, compared with the same period a year ago. Raw material-related price increases and currency impact accounted […]