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  • September 30, 2014 - 9:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A.G. Lafley, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) will lead the Procter & Gamble 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, to be held at the Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH, on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET. Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.pginvestor.com, beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET. Themore...
  • September 30, 2014 - 8:00am

    The NEW expanded Duracell Power Forward fleet works to provide relief to those affected within 24 hrs

    BETHEL, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Duracell Power Forward program, known for donating batteries to those affected by natural disaster since 2011, is expanding its fleet and joining forces with The Weather Channel and Ready.gov to reach more people, more quickly during devastating storms. With the addition of new vehicles and hubs in New Orleans, San Francisco, and St. Louis, the fleet’s goal is to reach any storm site in the continental U.S. within 24 hours. “more...
  • September 24, 2014 - 8:53pm

    P&G recognizes its partners at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) honored the critical role P&G’s partners have played in the Company’s efforts to provide safe drinking water and help save lives around the world. The P&G Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program (CSDW), which is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2014, and the Pampers UNICEF campaign to eliminate maternal and newborn tetanus were the two programs highlighted with specific focus on the roles ofmore...
  • September 24, 2014 - 9:52am

    Geissler to retire on December 31, 2014 after more than 35 years service

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced that Vice Chairman and Special Advisor to the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Werner Geissler, will retire from the Company on December 31, 2014, after more than 35 years service. Born in Germany, Mr. Geissler spent two years with the German Air Force before graduating with an MBA from the University of Cologne. He joined P&G on June 1, 1979 as a Brand Assistant.more...
  • September 24, 2014 - 6:30am
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Olay, the world’s number one female facial skincare brand, today announces actress Katie Holmes as the brand’s first Global Brand Ambassador. In her role, Holmes will represent the Olay global brand campaign, Your Best Beautiful, by encouraging women around the world to never settle and be their best beautiful in their lives and in their skin. “I’m very excited to be the Olay Global Brand Ambassador,” says Holmes. “Olay is amore...
  • September 23, 2014 - 9:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a series of rulings this summer, culminating with a ruling issued on September 15th, 2014, the federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio ruled that Clio USA’s tooth whitening strip products infringe several P&G patents related to P&G’s Crest Whitestrips® products. The Court also rejected Clio’s arguments that the patents are invalid. With significant investment, P&G revolutionized the process of at-homemore...
  • September 23, 2014 - 7:45am
    • Spectrum Brands Agrees to Acquire P&G’s European Pet Care Business
    • Acquisition complements Spectrum pet care portfolio
    • Transaction is subject to regulatory approvals
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced that Spectrum Brands has agreed to buy IAMS® and EUKANUBA® brands in Europe for an undisclosed amount. In April, P&G announced the sale to Mars, Inc. of 80% of its global Pet Care business, including North America and Latin America. Europe was not included in that deal with the exception of Russia and Turkey. Mars later agreed to buy an additional 10% of the business inmore...
  • September 22, 2014 - 12:26pm

    Sponsorship designed to expand Lean In Toronto across Canada, helping women achieve personal and professional success.

    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of its commitment to helping women, Pantene Canada announces its partnership with Lean in Toronto – lending its support to this local group with the aim of expanding the chapter to serve as a National organization. Lean In Toronto is a networking organization that offers professional women the inspiration and support they need to achieve their goals. Aligned with its recently launched Global Shine Strong campaign – which celebrates andmore...
  • September 16, 2014 - 2:20pm

    Category Voting Launches Today on PeoplesChoice.com

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--September 16, 2014 – The People’s Choice Awards announced today that PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS 2015 will be returning to the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT) live on the CBS Television Network. Award-winning producer Mark Burnett will return as Executive Producer of the telecast, which will serve as the kick-off to the 2015 awards show season. Jane Mun, Fred Nelson and Kimmie H. Kimmore...
  • September 16, 2014 - 8:00am

    Survey Proves People Need to Stop “Dish-Wasting” their Valuable Time and Skip the Pre-Wash

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It’s time to clean up your dishwashing act, America! A new survey from Cascade Platinum and Marie Claire reveals that nearly all people are doing their dishes incorrectly with 96-percent wasting up to an hour pre-washing their dishes each week – when they should not. In order to get the most optimum clean and shine, it’s important to skip the prewash and use Cascade Platinum. This is because the special enzymes in Cascade Platinum latch onto themore...