News Releases: 2011

  • December 27, 2011 - 9:00am

    Ring in the new year by picking up $95 in valuable coupons for everyday essentials while helping a worthy cause

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble expects to raise at least $500,000 in support of Special Olympics through a variety of marketing programs in the next two months. First, for each consumer who redeems a coupon from P&G’s January brandSAVER, the company’s monthly coupon book, the company will make a donation to Special Olympics. The money-saving coupon booklet will be distributed in newspapers to more than 55 million U.S.more...
  • December 19, 2011 - 9:34am

    Thai Family Receives Four Billionth Liter in Wake of Severe Floods

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) announced today that it has provided its four billionth liter of clean drinking water through the P&G Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program (CSDW) by distributing more than 400 million water purification packets in developing countries. With the help of Friends in Need of Pa Foundation and the Thai Red Cross, P&G was able to distribute the four billionth liter in Thailand to a family whomore...
  • December 16, 2011 - 12:00pm

    Consumers Can Take Advantage in December on These High Performing Brands

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) (NYSE:PG) is offering many ways for consumers to take advantage of the Have You Tried This Yet? program’s featured products through the end of the month. Have You Tried This Yet? from P&G is a comprehensive campaign designed to highlight products for self, family and home, each delivering great innovation and performance to help improve the daily routine. Looking to get a noticeably whitermore...
  • December 15, 2011 - 2:00pm
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble [NYSE: PG] announced that the new Employee Resource Center opening today at its Family Care Box Elder Plant has received LEED Silver certification. “We are pleased to announce this first LEED certified office building for P&G globally,” says Yannis Skoufalos, P&G global product supply officer. “This is the first step on our journey to certify all new P&G sites. We are committed to the sustainable designmore...
  • December 15, 2011 - 11:31am

    Land O’ Lakes’ Pine View Elementary School Receives Art Space Renovation from Bounty for TeacherWishList.com Support

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Change was in the air today at Pine View Elementary School as teachers, students and community members gathered to take in the vivid transformation of the school’s art classroom designed by HGTV Home by Novogratz stars, Robert and Cortney Novogratz. The designers helped Bounty grant a $25,000 classroom makeover to the school as the culmination of a campaign which began over the summer to encourage teachers to register their classroom supplymore...
  • December 14, 2011 - 9:00am

    Join Thousands of Fans on the Duracell Facebook Page to Celebrate the Holiday Season with Daughtry

    BETHEL, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With the hopes of making this year’s holiday one of the most memorable ones yet, Daughtry will perform live on Facebook.com/Duracell for Duracell fans across the globe as part of the brand’s Holiday Insurance Program. The performance will include hits from Daughtry’s new album “Break the Spell” along with holiday favorites. Anyone can join in on the holiday event through Duracell’s Facebook page on Dec. 14, 2011 at 3 p.m. ET. “more...
  • December 13, 2011 - 7:30am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gain® has enlisted the help of comedian and actress, Wanda Sykes as well as Gain’s resident “Scenthropologist,” Tim Hittle, to spread the word about the vast and unique variety of Gain detergent and fabric softener scents. Everyone has different scent preferences, scent memories and even experience scents in very different ways. Wanda and Tim both share the common belief with Gain that to embrace individuality and express to the world the peoplemore...
  • December 13, 2011 - 7:30am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gain® ha conseguido la ayuda de la comediante y actriz, Wanda Sykes, así como del "Aromatólogo" residente de Gain, Tim Hittle, para hacer correr la voz acerca de la gran y exclusiva variedad de fragancias de Gain para sus detergentes y suavizantes para la ropa. Todas las personas tienen diferentes preferencias de fragancias, distintos recuerdos de los aromas e incluso experimentan los perfumes de maneras muy diferentes. Wanda y Tim comparten lamore...
  • December 12, 2011 - 8:30am

    Survey Findings Inspire Ivory’s New Social Community for Moms – “The Soap Dish”

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Despite the thousands of items designed to “simplify” moms’ lives today, a recent survey conducted by Ivory revealed 80 percent of American moms think motherhood is actually more complicated today than it was 20 years ago. And while they may be more stressed out and busier than ever, almost nine out of 10 moms think they’re doing a better job balancing it all than their mothers did. The national survey was commissioned by Ivory,more...
  • December 9, 2011 - 8:00am

    Clearblue Offers Pregnancy Test designed to be Easiest-to-Use - Just In Time for The ‘Busy’ Holiday Season

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--‘Tis the season for festive cheer, new beginnings and… baby making? During the holidays, some four million women are putting babies at the top of their wish listI. National birth statistics infer that there are more conceptions in the United States during the holidays than any other time of the year and as a result, more women will purchase pregnancy tests as another reason to celebrate the season. But much like shopping the aisles for themore...