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  • February 4, 2016 - 9:00am

    Frequent Heartburn Sufferer Larry the Cable Guy Will Present a Check on Behalf of Prilosec OTC at Taste of the NFL’s Party with a Purpose® Ahead of Super Bowl 50 in the San Francisco Bay Area

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prilosec OTC, comedian Larry the Cable Guy, and a trio of NFL players fought more than heartburn this NFL season – they also fought hunger by committing a donation of 1 million meals** to food banks across the country through a partnership with Taste of the NFL. Prilosec OTC recruited three NFL stars – Jared Allen of the Carolina Panthers, Nick Mangold of the New York Jets, and DeMarcus Ware of the Denver Broncos – to help raise awareness of themore...
  • February 4, 2016 - 7:00am

    The majority of parents have said no to their kids’ requests because of the mess it could make

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Every parent knows that children throw themselves wholeheartedly into exploring the world around them without concern for the mess they create. And many successful career professionals attest that these creative and educational moments can lead to a child’s future occupational success. However, according to the second annual Swiffer Cleaning Index, while the majority of parents (72 percent) feel that letting kids make a mess helps encouragemore...
  • February 3, 2016 - 11:59am
    Wella’s Hairdressers at Heart and the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation (BCL) announce the opening of the Spring 2016 Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship Program application window. Applications will be accepted through April 4, 2016. Established in 2012, the competition celebrates the passion of aspiring hairstylists and the confidence, creativity and commitment of licensed hairstylists. The Spring 2016 competitionmore...
  • February 3, 2016 - 10:30am

    Brand Continues its ‘Strong is Beautiful’ Campaign with a New Video Series

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NYSE: PG) – Pantene believes strong is beautiful and empowers women and girls by helping to build their confidence. The brand is furthering its ‘Strong is Beautiful’ campaign by celebrating the next generation of strong women. Research1 shows that quality time spent with dads is key in raising daughters who are more self-confident, self-reliant and more successful in school and in their careers. In an ongoing commitment tomore...
  • February 2, 2016 - 7:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The results are in and according to cleaning managers across the country, 44 percent agree the recession is over, up five percent from last year's results. This is one of many interesting facts resulting from the 2015 Cleaning Industry Insights Survey, released today by P&G ProfessionalTM, the away-from-home division of Procter & Gamble. The annual study reveals observations from cleaning industry professionals and key decision makersmore...
  • January 26, 2016 - 7:00am

    Net Sales -9%; Organic Sales +2%; Diluted Net EPS +37%; Core EPS +9%; Currency-Neutral Core EPS +21%

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) reported second quarter fiscal year 2016 net sales of $16.9 billion, a decrease of nine percent versus the prior year due primarily to foreign exchange impacts. Organic sales, which exclude the impact of foreign exchange and acquisitions and divestitures, increased two percent. Core earnings per share were $1.04, an increase of nine percent. Core operating profit margin increased 350 basis points withmore...
  • January 21, 2016 - 2:00pm

    Zendaya joins the COVERGIRL squad

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zendaya (Zen-DAY-ah) is redefining standards of what it means to be authentic and ‘do you’ in an often-too-perfectly-curated social media world. That’s why COVERGIRL, a brand that has always stood for individuality and rocking your unique kind of beautiful, has partnered with Zendaya as the fresh new face of easy, breezy, beautiful COVERGIRL. “I am so honored to join the company of a roster as celebrated and diverse asmore...
  • January 19, 2016 - 9:09am

    DayQuil™ SEVERE and NyQuil™ SEVERE Offer Relief from Your Worst Cold and Flu Symptoms So You Can Enjoy What Matters Most

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Americans are juggling increasing amounts of responsibility at home, at work and on the social front, so as a result, a large percentage report opting to power through cold or flu symptoms instead of taking an official sick day. Now, a new survey found that the biggest drivers for leaving the house while under the weather is not work pressure alone. The Puffs & Vicks Cold & Flu Survey found that 83 percent of Americans admit to leavingmore...
  • January 12, 2016 - 8:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.6629 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 February 16, 2016, to Common Stock shareholders of record at the close of business on January 22, 2016, and to Series A and Series B Preferred Stock shareholders of record at the start of business onmore...
  • January 8, 2016 - 4:06pm

    Must See Moments Win The Night On Twitter for PCA 2016

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The People’s Choice Awards announced today that the 2016 awards show, broadcast on January 6th on the CBS Television Network, has generated more than 24.8MM organic video views to date on People’s Choice Facebook (3 seconds or more). During and following the live broadcast, #PCAs was the top organic trending topic of the night on Twitter with three other related topics included in the top 10: host Jane Lynch and winners Vin Diesel (Furious 7,more...