SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): September 20, 2007
Avon Products, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
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1345 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York 10105-0196
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
In conjunction with the appointment of Charles W. Cramb on September 10, 2007 to the position of Vice Chairman, Chief Finance and Strategy Officer, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of Avon Products, Inc. on September 20, 2007 approved an increase to Mr. Crambs annual base salary from $700,000 to $750,000, and an increase to his annual target bonus under Avons Executive Incentive Plan from 85% of base salary to 100% of base salary. Mr. Cramb joined Avon as Executive Vice President, Finance and Technology, and Chief Financial Officer in November 2005.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|AVON PRODUCTS, INC.|
|Gilbert L. Klemann, II|
|Senior Vice President and General Counsel|
Date: September 21, 2007
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