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News Releases

  • July 24, 2014 - 10:15am

    World’s Top Supply Chain Experts Working with Local Farmers to Improve Practices

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Separating sustainable sources from non-sustainable sources in the production of palm oil and palm kernel oil is highly complicated, but Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) is stepping up to address the problem. The Company is conducting an in-field study to understand the practices of small farmers – and how those practices can be improved to protect local forests. P&G is partnering with the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI)more...
  • July 23, 2014 - 10:52pm

    New Swiffer Cleaning Index Reveals That It’s Time for American Families to Have a “Cleaning Talk”

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the next wave of the Swiffer Effect campaign that features the stories of real life families and how they tackle every day cleaning challenges, Swiffer® has enlisted one of America’s favorite funny guys and self-proclaimed “neat freak,” Eric Stonestreet, to help America say “yes” to cleaning with a little help from Swiffer and its famous Big Green Boxes. “Families are changing and so are the roles when it comes to cleaningmore...
  • July 16, 2014 - 10:00am

    Breakthrough technology de-wrinkles, refreshes, restores fit and preserves garments at the touch of a button

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a world where innovation constantly improves people’s lives, puts them in control and gives them more of what they love on demand, consumers can now enjoy those benefits in clothing care. Today, P&G (NYSE: PG) and Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR), two of the world’s leading companies for laundry care, are excited to announce the introduction of SWASH™. SWASH™ is a revolutionary at-home clothing care system that reduces wrinkles,more...
  • July 11, 2014 - 11:00am

    First-Ever #FlexBall Targets and In-Stadium Grooming Lounge Will Debut During the Live ESPN Broadcast to Celebrate the Fusion ProGlide with New FlexBall Technology Razor Available in Stores Nationwide

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Gillette (NYSE: PG), the world’s leading male grooming brand announced a unique twist to this year’s Gillette Home Run Derby (Monday, July 14, live on ESPN at 8:00 pm ET, #HRDerby), which could push the final charitable donation to be the highest in the history of the event. Charitable donations have long been a staple of the Home Run Derby as each home run triggers a donation to be made by the sponsor and Major League Baseball.more...
  • July 11, 2014 - 9:00am

    Contest Supports Second Year of Head & Shoulders “Season of the #Whiff” Campaign

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To celebrate Head & Shoulders’ fourth year as the official shampoo of Major League Baseball (MLB) and year two of the “Season of the #Whiff” campaign, the brand is raising the stakes by giving baseball fans a once-in-a-lifetime chance to #whiff it for real. Throughout MLB All-Star Week (July 11-16), fans who follow @HSforMen on Twitter and tweet #whiff will be entered for a chance take the field at the 2014 World Series and receive the VIPmore...
  • July 10, 2014 - 3:00am

    Systematic, independent reviews validate the efficacy and safety of oscillating-rotating power brush technology

    GENEVA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the third consecutive time, the independent, not-for-profit Cochrane Collaboration has concluded that oscillating-rotating technology – used in Oral-B power toothbrushes – is the only type of power brush consistently proven to reduce more plaque and gingivitis versus manual brushing in the short and long term. This outcome was derived from a larger study that concluded power brushes outperform manual toothbrushing. “This ismore...
  • July 9, 2014 - 8:30pm

    New Survey Results Indicate Hosts Worldwide Believe They’re Guest Ready… Guests Want to Tell Them to Guess Again

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Febreze® has teamed up with actor and comedian Jane Lynch to shed light on a naturally occurring condition that affects many but is rarely discussed in polite company: noseblindness. Noseblindness occurs naturally over time when a person becomes accustomed to surrounding smells, and can no longer easily detect those distinct odors. With the help of Jane Lynch and a new video released today, Febreze is bringing the issue to the forefront and encouraging dialogue about what your guests reallymore...
  • July 8, 2014 - 10:02am

    Proves ProX Line’s Performance in First-of-Its-Kind Study Using Twins

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For generations, Olay has helped women look and feel their best beautiful. Now, the brand is continuing its evolution and taking its purpose a step further by modernizing and re-establishing its beauty industry reputation as the world’s undisputed authority on skin health and cutting-edge science. In the spirit of never settling to achieve your most beautiful skin, Olay enlisted genetically identical twins, each showing signs ofmore...
  • July 8, 2014 - 7:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.6436 per share on the Common Stock and on the Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock of the Company, payable on or after August 15, 2014, to Common Stock shareholders of record at the close of business on July 18, 2014, and to Series A and Series B Preferred Stock shareholders of record at the start of business on Julymore...
  • July 3, 2014 - 2:52pm

    Grethel greets fans and gives away gift cards and shopping spree

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Over the weekend, Lianna Grethel, host of Alarma TV on the Estrella TV network, and an internationally-recognized model visited the Babies”R”Us in Los Angeles to sign autographs, pose for photos with fans and give away prizes, including a $1,000 gift card and shopping spree at the store. Grethel, previously a “Deal or No Deal” model on the popular NBC hit game show is a new mom to son Liam, and she also shared some of her ownmore...