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  • May 1, 2006 - 8:28am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) will webcast a discussion of its third quarter earnings on Wed., May 3, 2006 beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. Chief Financial Officer Clayton C. Daley, Jr. and Treasurer John P. Goodwin will discuss the quarter's results via the live webcast. The news release detailing third quarter results will be issued at 7:00 a.m. ET the same day via PRNewswire and First Call. Media and investors may access themore...
  • May 1, 2006 - 6:00am
    The Learning Channel (TLC) wants to spice up your Sunday afternoon by bringing the popular HOME MADE SIMPLE(TM)(R) brand and website to life as a new television series. Premiering Sunday, June 4 at 1 PM ET/PT, the 13-episode series is based on the easy home style principles featured on the popular homecare website, www.homemadesimple.com, supported by The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG). Traveling around the country to simplify, organizemore...
  • April 26, 2006 - 9:00am

    Actress Julianne Moore Helps Raise Awareness for Child Safety and Preparedness

    Duracell(R) today announced the launch of a child-safety preparedness program in partnership with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC). The nationwide program, called Power of Parents, has a goal of reaching 1 million families to educate them on the importance of having up-to-date ID photos of their children for emergency purposes. Additionally, to help generate awareness for the cause, Duracell andmore...
  • April 26, 2006 - 8:08am
    Supported by the Procter & Gamble Company, the Procter & Gamble Award in Applied and Environmental Microbiology is presented to David Stahl, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Adjunct Professor, Department of Microbiology at the University of Washington. Dr. Stahl is honored for his contributions to developing a conceptual framework, based on comparative nucleic acid sequencing, now commonly used tomore...
  • April 20, 2006 - 7:00am

    P&G Professional offers hotels products that make odor removal cost-effective

    The number of American hotel rooms reserved for smokers is on the decline according to research by PricewaterhouseCoopers. And with the profitability of remaining smoking rooms in question, it's no surprise that major national hotel chains are beginning to decrease their total number of smoking rooms or become non-smoking facilities altogether. The challenge of converting smoking rooms to non-smoking rooms and keeping remaining smokingmore...
  • April 18, 2006 - 9:00am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) today announced that a settlement has been reached in the lawsuit filed by P&G against Vi-Jon Laboratories, Inc., on Feb. 15, 2006. The suit alleged that Vi-Jon, a private label manufacturer of health and beauty products, infringed on and diluted the unique trade dress of P&G's Crest Pro- Health Rinse, and also engaged in false advertising of its own mouthwash product ("Vi-Jon Rinse"), soldmore...
  • April 17, 2006 - 10:01am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced today the following management changes effective immediately: R. Kerry Clark (53), vice chair of the Board-P&G Family Heath, will retire after 32 years of service. Cardinal Health has announced that Mr. Clark has been named chief executive officer effective immediately. Bruce L. Byrnes (58), vice chair of the Board-P&G Household Care, in additionmore...
  • April 10, 2006 - 8:08am

    Innovative Fiber Supplement Makes It Easy to Add Fiber to Your Favorite Meals Without Changing Taste, Texture or Enjoyment

    Recognizing the increasing interest among Americans to improve their diets in an effort to be more health-conscious, The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG), the maker of Metamucil, has launched Fibersure. Fibersure is an all-natural, clear-mixing powder that can be easily incorporated into most foods and beverages to provide an immediate boost in fiber content. This latest innovation in dietary supplements addresses the widely recognizedmore...
  • April 6, 2006 - 9:00am

    Bounce(R) Dryer Sheets Partners with Curves to Help Women Achieve a Healthier Lifestyle

    Spring is a season of renewal and the perfect time to reinvigorate every aspect of your life. To help women get both their homes and themselves into shape this spring, Bounce(R) dryer sheets has partnered with Curves fitness franchise for a special Bounce(R) Into Spring promotion. Together their partnership offers this promotion that will provide smart shortcuts to help consumers and their homes look and feel refreshed. "Our partnershipmore...
  • April 4, 2006 - 8:08am

    Cleaning Tips from the Experts Help Keep Germs Around the Office at Bay

    In the United States' work-driven society, 75 percent of office workers eat lunch at their desks two or three times a week. In addition to increased productivity, this also leads to an increase in something else -- the level of bacteria on office desks. According to a recent study by Dr. Charles Gerba from the University of Arizona, the average office desk is home to 5,015 germs per square inch, 400 times more bacteria than the average toiletmore...