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  • September 5, 2006 - 8:10am
    Susan E. Arnold, Vice Chair-P&G Beauty & Health, and John P. Goodwin, Vice President & Treasurer of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG), will be featured speakers at the Prudential Securities 15th Annual Back-To-School Consumer Conference in Boston, Mass., on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2006 beginning at 8:15 a.m. ET. Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.pg.com/investors, beginning at 8:15 a.m. ET. Themore...
  • September 5, 2006 - 8:08am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) confirmed previously announced sales and earnings guidance for the July to September quarter of fiscal year 2006/07. The company continues to expect sales growth for the quarter of 23 percent to 27 percent, organic sales growth in line with previous guidance and diluted earnings per share of $0.76 to $0.78. In addition, P&G announced that the release date of final results for the July tomore...
  • September 5, 2006 - 3:56am

    Lawsuit Focused on Beauty Care Brands

    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) has filed a lawsuit against HABA-Davion, Inc. for trade dress and trademark infringement involving several beauty care brands. HABA-Davion manufactures and distributes health and beauty private label products to retailers. The suit, filed today in United States Federal District Court in New Jersey, involves Procter & Gamble's Secret(R), Old Spice(R) Red Zone(R) and High Endurance(R) brandsmore...
  • August 31, 2006 - 10:32am

    Performer and Songwriter Mariah Carey Congratulates Best Legs Counterpart in Venus' Fourth Annual Search for Best Legs in America

    Venus [PG], a recognized authority on women's legs, along with superstar Mariah Carey, today named Lauren Jaramillo, 21, of Belleville, N.J. the national winner of the fourth annual Venus "Legs of a Goddess" contest. Ms. Jaramillo received the coveted title after defeating thousands of other women across the country. Contestants vied for the honor and a $25,000 grand prize at select locations this summer in conjunction with Ms. Carey'smore...
  • August 31, 2006 - 2:27am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) has reached a settlement in the lawsuit it filed on May 2, 2006 against Cumberland Swan Holdings, Inc. for trade dress infringement and false advertising of its Crest Pro-Health(R) oral rinse brand. Cumberland Swan denied those contentions, but has agreed to a Consent Judgment and will stop manufacturing, distributing and selling the infringing products. The remaining terms of the agreement were notmore...
  • August 30, 2006 - 8:08am

    'Mr. Dad' and Author Armin Brott Offers Diapering Tips to Help Make the Diaper-Changing Experience Easier for Dads

    Dads' role in parenting is evolving. More and more fathers are looking for new ways to bond with their children -- especially during the first months of their baby's life. Armin Brott, "Mr. Dad" and author of "The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year," calls today's generation of dads the "trailblazers" as they are the first to do many things, like change diapers, which many of their own dads didn't do. According to a recentmore...
  • August 22, 2006 - 10:00am
    The Procter & Gamble Company's (NYSE: PG) Folgers brand today introduced Folgers Gourmet Selections, a distinctive variety of premium coffee blends and flavors meant for everyday enjoyment, marking the brand's first foray into the gourmet coffee segment. According to the National Coffee Association, the total consumption of gourmet coffee has reached an all-time high, with 63 percent of Americans saying they drank gourmet coffeemore...
  • August 22, 2006 - 9:48am

    - Radu Sigmerean Selected as Semi-Finalist in Gillette 'Face of Fusion' Contest -

    Gillette [PG] announced today that Radu Sigmerean, a 27-year-old sales associate from Orlando, Fla., was selected as a finalist in the "Face of Fusion" contest, a nationwide search to find the "face" of Gillette's new Fusion(TM) shaving system. Sigmerean received a Gillette Fusion prize pack and $500, and will vie for the national "Face of Fusion" title and grand prize: a 2006 Dodge Charger, a contract with Ford Models and the chance to appearmore...
  • August 21, 2006 - 7:00am

    - Tide's Free Laundry Service Committed to Offer Clean Clothes To Families Affected by Disasters -

    As the country braces for the 2006 hurricane season and the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, Tide(R) announces, in partnership with America's Second Harvest -- The Nation's Food Bank Network (ASH), its continuing commitment to families who are affected by disasters by reinstating the Tide CleanStart(TM) program. Since 1982, Procter & Gamble has partnered with ASH to donate available products to charitable organizations. Tidemore...
  • August 16, 2006 - 11:38am
    Editors are advised that high-resolution photos are available to accompany the news release, Oral-B Powers Up Brushing Routines With New Line of Affordable Power Toothbrushes, issued earlier today by Procter & Gamble. Members of the media may download the photos at no charge from the following online archive: AP Archive Topic Gallery: http://photoarchive.ap.org more...