News Releases: 2017

  • October 20, 2017 - 7:00am

    Net Sales +1%; Organic Sales +1%; Diluted Net EPS $1.06, +10%; Core EPS $1.09, +6%

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) reported first quarter fiscal year 2018 net sales of $16.7 billion, an increase of one percent versus the prior year. Organic sales also increased one percent. Diluted net earnings per share were $1.06, an increase of 10% versus the prior year while core earnings per share increased six percent to $1.09. Currency-neutral core EPS also increased six percent versus the prior year.more...
  • October 18, 2017 - 7:30am

    Intimate Documentary Celebrates Life’s Changes Both Big & Small

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Change is a natural part of life that can take many forms and emotions: from scary to invigorating, tough to empowering. But when people go through change, they often grow, and can start to see the everyday in new ways. Herbal Essences – a brand that is no stranger to change itself – is encouraging women to embrace change in their life – big or small – as a way to live more fully and let life in. Inspired by the stories of real womenmore...
  • October 17, 2017 - 10:26am
    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gillette recently designed and engineered TREO™ – the world’s first ever assisted shaving razor – to offer a comfortable and dignified shaving experience for the millions of men and women of all ages who, for whatever reason, are unable to shave themselves. Now, the brand is announcing the next step in TREO™’s learning journey: starting today and while supplies last, U.S. and UK consumers are invited to request a product sample to trial via amore...
  • October 11, 2017 - 4:11pm

    In partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming “Justice League” action adventure film, Gillette kicks off research to explore technology to groom the next generation of Super Heroes

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gillette, the world’s leading expert in men’s grooming, is taking its game to a higher level today by announcing a new partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Justice League” to embark on a mission: to evolve its technology to meet the needs of even the most powerful Super Heroes. Having already developed a variety of products that are precision engineered to be “The Best a Man Can Get,” Gillette is especially equipped to take onmore...
  • October 10, 2017 - 10:34am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) today announced that, based on a preliminary vote count provided by its proxy solicitors following the Company’s 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, shareholders have voted to elect all 11 of P&G’s highly qualified Directors to the P&G Board: Francis S. Blake, Angela F. Braly, Amy L. Chang, Kenneth I. Chenault, Scott D. Cook, Terry J. Lundgren, W. James McNerney, David S. Taylor, Margaret C.more...
  • October 10, 2017 - 9:53am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.6896 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 November 15, 2017 to Common Stock shareholders of record at the close of business on October 20, 2017, and to Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock shareholders of record atmore...
  • October 10, 2017 - 8:00am

    The Clearblue ® Connected Ovulation Test System is the Latest Advancement in Ovulation Testing to Help Women Get Pregnant Faster 1

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clearblue®, the #1 OB-GYN-recommended ovulation brand, unveiled its newest innovation in ovulation testing that pairs the accuracy of the Clearblue® Ovulation Test, now with the convenience of an app. This new ovulation test system will help women maximize their chances of getting pregnant in a way like never before. A recent published study found that only 9% of free apps accurately predict the best days for conception2, opening amore...
  • October 6, 2017 - 8:00am

    Hahn, Star Of The Upcoming Movie ”A Bad Moms Christmas”, Works With Febreze To Offer Their Best Smelling #LiveNaughtySmellNice Hacks To Get Families - And Their Homes - Through The Holidays

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, in celebration of the upcoming holiday season, Febreze has teamed up with Emmy-nominated actress, Kathryn Hahn, to get people - and their homes - through all of the festive (and not-so-festive) moments this year. With a series of #LiveNaughtySmellNice hacks, Hahn, the star of the upcoming movie “A Bad Moms Christmas” will encourage folks to quit worrying about making the celebrations perfect and embrace living naughty this holidaymore...
  • October 6, 2017 - 6:45am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) Board of Directors today issued the following statement detailing its perspective on the P&G proxy contest. Additional information regarding the proxy contest, including detailed instructions on how to vote by telephone or internet, is available at http://voteblue.pg.com. The full statement follows: On behalf of the Procter & Gamble Board of Directors, I want to detailmore...
  • October 5, 2017 - 4:05pm
    (BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) will webcast a discussion of its first quarter earnings results on Friday, October 20, 2017 beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.pginvestor.com, beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. The webcast will also be available for replay. About Procter & Gamble P&G serves consumers around the world with one of the strongestmore...