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  • September 26, 2006 - 2:24pm

    Ivory's Search for the Next Ivory Family Concludes by Crowning a Chicago Family As America's New Ivory Family; Ivory Family Last Seen in Advertising 40 Years Ago

    Ivory, the "trusted family soap" for more than 125 years, today concluded its nationwide search and named the Bell family from Chicago as the next Ivory Family. It's been 40 years since "real" Ivory families told us "young-looking skin runs in an Ivory Soap family" in the 1960s "Generations" ad campaign. Inspired by the classic ads and to celebrate the launch of Ivory's third generation of product, Ivory Lavender, the brand embarked on amore...
  • September 26, 2006 - 8:08am
    Every town is a party town in its own way. But, which cities know how to have the best time when it comes to the kind of fun that leaves you loosening your belt and scrambling for a tummy remedy an hour later? A new Zogby survey of 16,000 Americans between 21 and 60 finds Dallas residents scored highest when asked about their eating, celebrating and partying habits. As a result, they also reach for more Pepto-Bismol and similar stomach remediesmore...
  • September 25, 2006 - 9:00am

    New Commercial Features the Life-Saving Rescue Efforts of AirLife Denver Helicopters

    Duracell today unveiled the latest commercial in its highly successful "Trusted Everywhere" advertising campaign. The 30-second television spot depicts the life-saving work of AirLife Denver, an emergency rescue transport service that uses Lear Jets, helicopters and ground ambulances to save trauma patients and bring them to area hospitals. The "Trusted Everywhere" campaign, now its fourth successful year, is designed to reinforce themore...
  • September 21, 2006 - 4:00pm
    Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) joined the non-profit organization Population Services International (PSI) at the Clinton Global Initiative to announce a new commitment to provide safe drinking water in Africa. Working with PSI and a variety of other partners as part of their focal philanthropy program, the Children's Safe Drinking Water program, P&G committed to providing 35 million liters of safe drinking water to more than 1more...
  • September 21, 2006 - 8:08am

    "Pink" Survey Reveals Penchant for Party Places, Pals and Preferences

    Move over Vegas! Dallas just ate your lunch as the most indulgent city in the U.S. So it's not surprising to find that it and another Longhorn city - Houston - also use more of the "pink stuff" and related stomach remedies than any other place in the nation. This according to a national survey on fun, party and eating habits by Pepto- Bismol, the country's most recognizable and often sought after stomach remedy dating back to the late 1800smore...
  • September 19, 2006 - 10:21am

    - Mr. Clean Kicks Off Campaign to Tackle Toughest Cleaning Jobs in America with Homecoming Week Community Clean-Up and 'Saints Experience' Game Day Tailgate -

    Mr. Clean kicks-off a national campaign today to help communities across America tackle their toughest cleaning jobs at the unveiling of the New Orleans Saints' "toughest job" victory; their first home game in the Superdome since before Hurricane Katrina, a little over a year ago. "Sporting events are tremendous sources of pride and excitement as they bring communities together," said Donald van Fossen, Mr. Clean Brand Manager. "Mr.more...
  • September 19, 2006 - 8:00am

    Fashion Police Host Bobbie Thomas Teams Up With Downy(R) Plus Whitening to Share Her Secrets on How to Wear White Right

    The bold contrast of black and white is one of the hottest trends this season according to runway shows and fashion magazines. It's one thing to know what is "in" for the fall and winter months, but being able to make the trends work for you is a whole other story. Bobbie Thomas, author of "The Buzz" for In Touch magazine and television host of Style Network's Fashion Police and red carpet co-host for E! Entertainment, has teamed up with Downy(Rmore...
  • September 19, 2006 - 8:00am

    'Face of Fusion,' Luke Crawford, wins 2006 Dodge Charger and contract with Ford Models

    Gillette [PG] announced today that 26-year-old San Antonio, TX native, Luke Crawford, has been named the national winner of the Gillette "Face of Fusion" contest, a search for the "face" of Gillette Fusion(TM) and Fusion Power shaving systems. Mr. Crawford celebrated his win with cover model and television personality Beth Ostrosky at a photo shoot for FHM magazine. The spread will be featured in the magazine's December/January double issue,more...
  • September 15, 2006 - 9:30am
    Clayton C. Daley Jr., Chief Financial Officer, The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG), will be the featured speaker at the Bank of America 36th Annual Investment Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2006 beginning at 7:30 a.m. PT (10:30 a.m. ET). Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.pg.com/investors, beginning at 7:30 a.m. PT. The webcast will also be available for replay. About Proctermore...
  • September 6, 2006 - 8:08am

    New Analysis Shows More Attempted Abductions Happen During the School Year

    As more than 75 million students(1) head back to the classroom, Duracell(R) and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC) today announced the launch of a school year safety campaign to help reinforce to parents and guardians the importance of taking steps to help safeguard their families. This campaign is an extension of the Power of Parents child safety program launched earlier this year and is based on new informationmore...