News Releases: 2006

  • December 14, 2006 - 7:00am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) confirmed previously announced sales and earnings guidance for the October to December quarter of fiscal year 2006/07. The company continues to expect sales growth for the quarter of five percent to eight percent, organic sales growth in line with previous guidance and diluted earnings per share of $0.81 to $0.83. In addition, P&G announced that the release date of final results formore...
  • December 11, 2006 - 4:49pm

    Duracell-North Pole Gift Index Reveals Most Requested Toys and Gifts This Season

    Yes Sally, Santa really does know what you want for Christmas, along with the half a million other children from around the world who mail their "Dear Santa" letters to the North Pole. The city of North Pole, Alaska, which serves as the official postal mail stop for Santa Claus, Santa himself and Duracell(R), the official battery of North Pole, have partnered on a unique analysis of these letters to determine what tops kids' wish lists thismore...
  • December 8, 2006 - 7:00am

    Customizable Free Holiday E-Card Greetings Available on Pampers.com Offers Warm Holiday Greeting and Charity Donation

    Pampers(R), a trusted name in baby and toddler care for more than 45 years, is celebrating the spirit of the holiday season by spreading the message of peace and hope to families across the country. Now through January 2, 2007, Pampers is making available a special holiday e-card based on the company's highly popular annual holiday commercial featuring sleeping babies from around the world. Anyone can customize the free card and send a seasonalmore...
  • December 7, 2006 - 8:20am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) will webcast the presentation from the P&G 2006 Analyst Meeting in Cincinnati on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2006, beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive, A. G. Lafley, Chief Financial Officer Clayton C. Daley, Jr., Vice Chair-Beauty and Health Susan E. Arnold, Vice Chairman Global Operations Robert A. McDonald, President-Global Grooming Charles V. Bergh, and Chiefmore...
  • December 1, 2006 - 9:00am
    Patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) treated with Asacol(R) (mesalamine) delayed-release tablets demonstrated a statistically significant improvement in overall quality of life in as early as three weeks according to a new data analysis by Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals, Inc., which provides quantified evidence to support a long-held assumption. "The goals of UC therapy are to treat active disease and prevent relapse inmore...
  • November 30, 2006 - 12:20pm

    School-Focused Water Purification Program Will Help Thousands of Ethiopian Children

    Thousands of school children in Ethiopia will soon be given a necessity much of the world takes for granted, clean drinking water. The American Chemistry Council's (ACC) Chlorine Chemistry Division, Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) and two leading non- governmental organizations -- Save The Children U.S. and Population Services International (PSI) -- are partnering to deliver PUR(R) Purifier of Water, P&G's water purification product, tomore...
  • November 30, 2006 - 8:08am

    Tide(R) Coldwater(TM) and Ellen DeGeneres Call on Americans to Help Brighten Jackson Square for the Holidays

    This holiday season, Tide(R) and Emmy-award winning talk show host Ellen DeGeneres are reminding Americans that the little things they do can make a big difference in their communities, particularly when it comes to energy savings. Over the next four weeks, Tide(R) will be looking to people across the country to commit to doing just one load of laundry in cold water in order to provide an important gift to New Orleans during the holiday seasonmore...
  • November 29, 2006 - 8:08am
    P&G Professional Care will combine its exclusiveline portfolio of businesses under one roof in Woodland Hills, CA. Co-locating the P&G Professional Care exclusive-line business portfolio will enable the company to more efficiently serve the differing needs of its customers – salons, distributors/wholesalers, and beauty-exclusive stores. By bundling its brand portfolio and industry-leading expertise under one roof, the P&Gmore...
  • November 20, 2006 - 6:08am

    Queen of the Throne: TV's Doris Roberts from 'Everybody Loves Raymond' Kicks Off Deluxe Public Restroom Installation in Manhattan

    Today Charmin unveils the first ever, fully-staffed, deluxe public restrooms in New York City's Times Square just in time for the holiday season. Doris Roberts, America's favorite mom from TV's "Everybody Loves Raymond," will inaugurate the stalls with the ceremonial "first-flush" and ribbon cutting. The Charmin Restrooms -- an installation of 20 plush restrooms -- offer the convenience of easily accessible, family-friendly facilitiesmore...
  • November 15, 2006 - 8:08am

    North Pole, Alaska - Winter Wonderland and Home of Kris Kringle - Partners with Duracell to Play a Trusted Role in Holiday Preparations

    With street names like Holiday Road, St. Nicholas Drive and Snowman Lane, one city knows just how to prepare for the holidays, even in the most extreme conditions. In North Pole, Alaska, it's Christmas 365 days a year, with holiday preparations heating up as December 25th draws near. This year, Duracell(R) will become the official battery of North Pole, helping the city prepare for the festivities of the season -- whether lighting the way formore...