By Lisa Johnston
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Spectrum Brands, maker of Rayovac batteries, said it will increase Rayovac alkaline and zinc carbon battery prices by 6 percent to 7 percent in the U.S. retail market, effective Aug. 15.
The company cited a significant increase in raw materials costs and a dramatic improvement in overall battery performance since the last price increase five years ago as reasons for the price push.
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