Press Release

DBRS Morningstar Publishes Updated Methodology for Rating Companies in the Consumer Products Industry

July 26, 2021

DBRS Morningstar published an updated version of “Rating Companies in the Consumer Products Industry” (the Methodology).

DBRS Morningstar has conducted a periodic review of the Methodology. This update supersedes the previous version published on July 30, 2020 and is effective as of July 26, 2021. DBRS Morningstar deems the update not to be material and has determined that no ratings are expected to change as a result of this update.

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