Charles River Laboratories (Massachusetts) Announces Third-Quarter 2012 Results from Continuing Operations  
10/31/2012 8:29:14 AM

WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NYSE: CRL) today reported its results for the third quarter of 2012. For the quarter, net sales from continuing operations were $278.7 million, an increase of 0.4% from $277.6 million in the third quarter of 2011. Excluding foreign currency translation, which reduced reported sales by 3.2%, third-quarter 2012 sales increased by 3.6%. On a segment basis, sales increased in the Preclinical Services (PCS) segment, but declined in the Research Models and Services (RMS) segment due primarily to foreign currency translation.