Helen of Troy's Gerald J. Rubin to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2011 Consumer Conference on March 10, 2011

Mar 01, 2011, 10:00 ET from Helen of Troy Limited

EL PASO, Texas, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Helen of Troy Limited (Nasdaq: HELE), designer, developer and worldwide marketer of brand-name personal care and household consumer products, announced today that Gerald J. Rubin, the Company's Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President will speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2011 Consumer Conference at 8:00 am Eastern time on Thursday, March 10, 2011. The conference is being held at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. The scheduled presentation can be accessed via the Investor Relations page of the Company's website at http://www.hotus.com. A replay will be available until March 25, 2011.

About Helen of Troy Limited:

Helen of Troy Limited is a leading global consumer products company offering creative solutions for its customers through a strong portfolio of well-recognized and widely-trusted brands, including:  Housewares: OXO®, Good Grips®, OXO tot® and Candela®; Personal Care: Vidal Sassoon®, Revlon®, Dr. Scholl's®, Sunbeam®, BedHead®, Pert Plus®, Sure®, Infusium23®,  Brut®, Ogilvie®, Sea Breeze®, Ammens®, Condition® 3-in-1, Helen of Troy®, Hot Tools®, Belson®, Gold 'N Hot® and Wigo®; and Health Care & Home Environment: Vicks®, Braun®, Honeywell®, Stinger®, Softheat® and Kaz®.

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