Price of Huggies, Pampers going up

April 26, 2011 1:43:54 PM PDT
The two largest makers of diapers and baby wipes are raising prices.

Kimberly Clark says it will raise the price of its Huggies diapers and wipes by as much as 7 percent.

Procter and Gamble announced a 7 percent price increase for Pampers and a 3 percent price increase for wipes. Procter and Gamble also raised the price of Charmin toilet paper and bounty paper towels by 5 percent.

Kimberly Clark says it will also increase prices for Kleenex tissues.