News Releases: 2013

  • December 30, 2013 - 8:00am

    The paper towel brand donates funds to support the parents of athletes bound for gold

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bounty paper towels announced today another milestone in their support of Team USA Hockey Moms in pursuit of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games with a donation of $10,000 to the USAH Sochi Family Fund at the USA vs. Canada Exhibition Game. The donation is part of Bounty’s ongoing mission of celebrating moms who are uninhibited by messes and encourage their children to pursue their dreams. Donations to the USAH Sochi Family Fund help ease themore...
  • December 27, 2013 - 8:45pm

    The International Supermodel and UN Goodwill Ambassador Named New Face of Iconic Hair Care Brand

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For more than a decade, women around the globe have been using the phrase “I want Gisele hair” to describe their ultimate hair inspiration. Beginning in January 2014, Pantene, the world’s #1 hair care brand*, and one of the world’s most recognized supermodels, Gisele Bündchen, are coming together to create a match made in hair heaven. Bündchen will appear in all elements of the brand’s holistic marketing campaign, including TV and printmore...
  • December 23, 2013 - 11:46am

    Brand Further Ignites Conversation on Gender Labels

    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On the heels of the recent global success of the thought-provoking “Be Strong and Shine” viral video, which depicts gender labels in the work place, Pantene is announcing the launch of the global #ShineStrong campaign. The 60-second video first aired in the Philippines in early November 2013 and since hitting the Internet has received more than fifteen million views and ignited a global conversation. Given the number views of themore...
  • December 20, 2013 - 9:00am

    Always Named Official Overnight Pad of the National Sleep Foundation

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to a poll by the National Sleep Foundation, 67 percent of women who menstruate toss and turn for two or three days during each month.1 That’s why Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) Always, the world’s leader in feminine protection, and the National Sleep Foundation are partnering to help women understand the unique biological differences that impact the quality of their sleep. Always, the Official Overnight Pad of the National Sleepmore...
  • December 19, 2013 - 12:30pm

    People’s Choice Awards To Air Live on CBS Wednesday, January 8, 2014

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jessica Alba, Christina Aguilera, Sandra Bullock, Kaley Cuoco, Ellen DeGeneres, Emily Deschanel, Roma Downey, Marg Helgenberger, Josh Holloway, LL COOL J, Chris O’Donnell, Michael Weatherly and many more are scheduled to attend PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2014, to be broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Jan. 8 (9:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network, hosted by Kat Dennings and Beth Behrsmore...
  • December 19, 2013 - 10:40am
    Secretary John Kerry

    Initiative will build, rehabilitate and re-stock sari-sari stores in Leyte in the aftermath of the devastation caused by Super Typhoon Yolanda.

    Manila, December 19, 2013 -- The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) signed  Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) with Procter & Gamble (P&G) and Coca-Cola to support the revival of economic activity and livelihoods in Leyte, the province worst-hit by Super Typhoon Yolanda (international codename: Haiyan).Under these MOUs, USAID, P&G and Coca-Cola will help establish new sari-sari stores (small community stores) and rehabilitate damaged or destroyed sari-more...
  • December 19, 2013 - 5:00am

    Brand Further Ignites Conversation on Gender Labels

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NYSE:PG)-- On the heels of the recent global success of the thought-provoking “Be Strong and Shine” viral video which depicts gender labels in the work place, Pantene is announcing the launch of the global #ShineStrong campaign. The 60-second video first aired in the Philippines in early November 2013 and since hitting the Internet has received more than eight million views and ignited a global conversation. Given the number ofmore...
  • December 18, 2013 - 11:19am

    COVERGIRL reveals less than one in 10 Canadian women surveyed get their selfie right the first time

    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Primp pose snap…delete? Although it was named word of the year in 2013, Canadian women are not sharing their selfie as often as one might expect. Canada has become a nation of shutterbugs in pursuit of the shot that will show us at our personal best. According to a recent COVERGIRL survey of Canadian female smartphone users aged 18 to 49, 59 percent take two to four pics before landing on one that is share-worthy and only 13 percent are actuallymore...
  • December 13, 2013 - 1:54pm

    Photo/Video Opportunity

    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Join Jillian Harris as she unveils Charmin’s luxury pop-up washrooms at the Distillery Historic District’s outdoor Lowe's Toronto Christmas Market. Shoppers often go to great lengths to avoid dingy public restrooms but Charmin’s luxury pop-up offering banishes public washroom avoidance. The outdoor Christmas Market is in short supply of places to go, for Torontonians on-the-go, so this holiday season, Charmin has created amore...
  • December 13, 2013 - 8:00am

    The Charmin Relief Project Donates $10,000 to Tailgate for Troops

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Charmin Relief Project, a program designed to bring consumers a better bathroom experience, is teaming up with Tailgate for Troops to bring state-of-the-art restrooms to tailgaters at the annual Army-Navy game in Philadelphia. No matter how competitive college rivalries can get on the field, there is one issue that unites their fans – a poor portable restroom tailgate experience. On December 14, tailgaters at the game will bemore...