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  • April 17, 2014 - 9:00am

    New Tide Oxi Multi-Purpose Stain Remover Helps Tackle Cleaning Needs Inside and Outside the Laundry Room

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For many, spring is a time of renewal and cleaning out to start fresh after a long winter. To help people achieve a deep clean all around the house, Tide has launched the new Tide Oxi Multi-Purpose Stain Remover, its first product designed to be used in and out of the wash. Great for spot treating, cleaning hard surfaces and as a laundry booster, Tide Oxi is a true multi-purpose cleaner, with more than 225 uses. For those looking tomore...
  • April 16, 2014 - 8:00am

    Program Provides Free, Web-Based Educational Content, Expert Insights and Training

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--P&G Professional™, the away-from-home division of Procter & Gamble, today announced the launch of the P&G Professional University, a free, web-based educational resource providing valuable expert insights, training, and tools for customers and non-customers alike within the professional cleaning industry. The University’s Professional Development section offers both written and video-based educational content, and allowsmore...
  • April 15, 2014 - 9:58am

    Milestone marks a liter for every person on the planet through Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter and Gamble (P&G) announced today that its non-profit Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program (CSDW) provided its 7 billionth liter of clean drinking water to a family in Brazil, as part of P&G’s Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) commitment to save one life every hour by the year 2020. The 7 billionth liter donation marks the expansion of CSDW into Brazil with implementation partner ChildFund. Since its inception in 2004, CSDW hasmore...
  • April 9, 2014 - 9:11am
    • Mars, Incorporated agrees to acquire IAMS®, EUKANUBA®, and NATURA® brands for US$2.9 Billion in cash.
    • Brands have strong strategic fit with Mars’ Petcare business: Acquisition complements Mars’ global Petcare portfolio.
    • Transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and excludes the majority of European markets.
    MCLEAN, Va. & CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter and Gamble (P&G) announced today that its non-profit Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program (CSDW) provided its 7 billionth liter of clean drinking water to a family in Brazil, as part of P&G’s Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) commitment to save one life every hour by the year 2020. The 7 billionth liter donation marks the expansion of CSDW into Brazil with implementation partner ChildFund. Since its inception in 2004, CSDW hasmore...
  • April 9, 2014 - 8:45am

    Men preparing to get #BODYREADY for summer have the opportunity to exchange tips and tricks with internationally-renowned skateboarder Ryan Sheckler, Olympic gold medalist beach volleyball pro Phil Dalhausser, and national CrossFit champ Jason Khalipa

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To help men get #BODYREADY just in time to lose their shirts and bare their chests for summer, Gillette BODY has teamed up with three BODY athlete ambassadors to share tips and tricks for achieving peak performance: internationally-renowned skateboarder Ryan Sheckler, multiple world champion and Olympic gold medalist in beach volleyball Phil Dalhausser, and CrossFit champ Jason Khalipa. In addition, lucky consumers could have an opportunity tomore...
  • April 8, 2014 - 9:00am

    Company Commits to Work with Local Farmers to Improve Practices

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced an advancement in its global sustainability goals, declaring a commitment to no deforestation in its palm oil supply chain by improving practices with all its suppliers, including small local farmers, to ensure protection of forests. “P&G’s commitment to no deforestation in its palm supply chain is unequivocal. Our aim is to develop effective long-term solutions to themore...
  • April 7, 2014 - 9:00am

    Winner’s Charity, The LAM Foundation, receives $100,000 donation to do more for community

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Metamucil is proud to announce the winner of the “Do More Than You Think” contest, Rebecca N. of Pennsylvania. Rebecca’s winning essay about the LAM Foundation was chosen out of nearly 1,500 written entries on deserving health and wellness organizations. As the grand prize winner, Rebecca’s charity will receive a $100,000 donation in her name to continue to do more for people living with LAM, a rare lung disease, and Rebecca and a guest willmore...
  • April 7, 2014 - 7:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) announced that its Board of Directors declared an increase in the quarterly dividend from $0.6015 to $0.6436 per share on its Common Stock and on the Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock of the Company, payable on or after May 15, 2014, to Common Stock shareholders of record at the close of business on April 25, 2014, and to Series A and Series B Preferred Stock shareholders ofmore...
  • April 3, 2014 - 10:59am

    Prilosec OTC Gives Fans a Chance to Win a “Monster” Utility Vehicle and Sports Pack

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Frequent heartburn sufferer and comedian Larry the Cable Guy will be making a pit stop at the Texas Motor Speedway this weekend as part of his quest to show racing fans that “You Can’t Beat Zero Heartburn*”. On April 6, from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Larry will encourage fans to participate in the “Zero Burn Games” and give them more awesome “Zero Experiences” like “Zero Cost Concessions,” and tons of prizes. While enjoying some good olemore...
  • April 2, 2014 - 1:14pm

    Franchise Extends the Tide Dry Cleaners Promise To Change Dry Cleaning For Good

    DUNWOODY, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NDC Group, LLC, in collaboration with Agile Pursuits Franchising, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Procter & Gamble (P&G), announce the opening of the newest Tide Dry Cleaners store in the North Atlanta suburb of Dunwoody, GA. The Dunwoody location is the fourth in Georgia, and the 21st Tide Dry Cleaners store. The store applies Tide’s 65 years of fabric care experience, GreenEarth® cleaning technology and concierge services to meetmore...