News Releases: 2018

  • April 19, 2018 - 7:00am

    Net Sales +4%; Organic Sales +1%; Diluted Net EPS $0.95, +2%; Core EPS $1.00, +4%

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) reported third quarter fiscal year 2018 net sales of $16.3 billion, an increase of four percent versus the prior year. Organic sales increased one percent. Diluted net earnings per share were $0.95, an increase of two percent versus the prior year while Core earnings per share increased four percent to $1.00. Operating cash flow was $3.4 billion for the quarter. Adjusted free cash flowmore...
  • April 19, 2018 - 12:00am

    Strengthens Portfolio, Category Footprint in Top 15 Global OTC Markets

    Replaces and Improves Upon Successful PGT Healthcare Joint Venture

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the Consumer Health business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, for a purchase price of approximately 3.4 billion euro. This acquisition enables P&G to expand its successful consumer health care business by adding a fast-growing portfolio of differentiated, physician-supported brands across a broad geographic footprint. It alsomore...
  • April 18, 2018 - 4:05pm
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has updated the schedule for the webcast discussion of its third quarter earnings results, which will now take place on Thursday, April 19, 2018 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 themore...
  • April 18, 2018 - 10:24am

    Pantene Demonstrates that When Faced with Negativity, There is More Strength in Being Gentle than Being Harsh

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NYSE: PG) – Pantene, with the help of Brand Ambassador Priyanka Chopra, is encouraging people to take the gentler, and sometimes more difficult, approach of being kind in the midst of harshness. In today’s world, where a lot of conversations are happening online, harsh comments often outnumber and outshine the kind ones. To demonstrate the impact a positive voice can have versus a negative one, Pantene created a new video highlighting Chopra’smore...
  • April 16, 2018 - 6:00am

    Ambition 2030 Goals Span Brands, Supply Chain, Society and P&G Employees

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced it has achieved many of its 2020 environmental sustainability goals, has plans in place to meet the rest and has established new, broad-reaching goals for 2030. The new goals, titled “Ambition 2030,” aim to enable and inspire positive impact on the environment and society while creating value for the Company and consumers.“We believe P&G can be a force for good and a force for growth, and we are takingmore...
  • April 11, 2018 - 9:00am

    To Meet Evolving Sleep Needs, Vicks Introduces ZzzQuil PURE Zzzs Gummies with an Optimal Level of Melatonin*, plus a Unique Botanical Blend of Lavender, Chamomile, Valerian Root and Lemon Balm

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For many, a good night of sleep does not come easy, especially when the daily stresses of life are keeping people up. In fact, nearly nine in 10 Americans (87%) say they experience trouble falling asleep1. Vicks ZzzQuil, America’s #1 selling sleep-aid2, is a product that occasional sleeplessness sufferers have come to know and trust for the last six years, and today the brand is pleased to introduce new Vicks ZzzQuil PURE Zzzsmore...
  • April 10, 2018 - 4:15pm
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) declared an increased quarterly dividend of $0.7172 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 May 15, 2018, to Common Stock shareholders of record at the close of business on April 20, 2018, and to Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock shareholders ofmore...
  • April 6, 2018 - 11:16am

    The Actress, Co-Host And Mother Of Two Invites Fans To See How She Maintains Her Favorite Living Spaces Through The “One Happy Home” Video Series

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Febreze ONE has launched their #ONEStateofMind campaign, recognizing that all folks deserve to breathe deep and love the air they’re in. A recent Febreze survey1 found that 90% of Americans reported that a fresh smelling environment can give them a positive outlook or even improve their mood or performance, inspiring something Febreze likes to call “ONE State of Mind”– a state of cleanliness, freshness and happiness.more...
  • March 27, 2018 - 9:29am

    Teigen to Lend Her Mom Expertise to Stylish Diaper and Wipes Collection That Delivers 100% Pampers Protection with 0% Chlorine Bleaching, Fragrance, Parabens and Natural Rubber Latex

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chrissy Teigen has joined the Pampers family as the first-ever Creative Consultant for the new Pampers Pure Collection. Made with premium cotton and other thoughtfully selected materials, stylish prints and 100% Pampers protection, the Pampers Pure Collection is a new choice for parents searching for diaper and wipe options in the “natural” category who don’t want to sacrifice performance. “When Pampers approached me to collaborate on themore...
  • March 23, 2018 - 9:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) will webcast a discussion of its third quarter earnings results on Friday, April 20, 2018 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...