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  • February 21, 2006 - 10:10am
    A.G. Lafley, chairman of the board, president and chief executive, Clayton C. Daley, Jr., chief financial officer, and James M. Kilts, chairman of the board-Gillette, of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) will be the featured speakers at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York Conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2006 beginning at 10:15 a.m. ET. Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.pg.more...
  • February 17, 2006 - 8:08am
    Gillette announced today that fans seated along the frontstretch and backstretch at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, February 19, 2006, will participate in the largest flip card stunt ever attempted. The stunt, which will support the launch of the new Gillette Fusion(TM) and Gillette Fusion Power(TM) shaving systems, will take place just prior to the start of the Daytona 500. More than 118,000 fans will each be given one cardmore...
  • February 17, 2006 - 8:08am
    Gillette today announced the launch of the Gillette Prostate Cancer Challenge, a nationwide effort to raise awareness of the risks, symptoms and benefits of early detection of prostate cancer, the second leading cause of cancer deaths in American men. Gillette is teaming with the National Prostate Cancer Coalition (NPCC) Foundation and sports partners Major League Baseball and six NASCAR drivers - The Gillette Young Guns, to educate menmore...
  • February 16, 2006 - 8:08am
    A recent survey commissioned by Duracell(R) PowerPix(TM) shows that an overwhelming majority of Americans would be more upset at missing a photo of a family event(1) than one of a celebrity sighting. Respondents ranked images of a baby's first step (47 percent) or a child's graduation (38 percent) as the most important moments to capture on camera. By contrast, celebrity sightings like Johnny Damon's first at-bat as a New York Yankee (more...
  • February 15, 2006 - 8:08am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) today filed a lawsuit against a private label manufacturer of health and beauty products, Vi-Jon Industries, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. The lawsuit alleges that Vi-Jon infringed and diluted the unique trade dress of P&G's Crest Pro-Health, a highly effective antiplaque/antigingivitis oral rinse, and also engaged in false advertising of its mouthwashmore...
  • February 15, 2006 - 8:08am

    Pampers(R) Gift Certificates Deliver a Convenient Way to Give Parents What They Want and Need

    Each year more than 4 million babies are born in the United States, which means thousands of baby showers thrown in anticipation of the new arrivals. Baby shower season is around the corner and new Pampers Gift Certificates -- available exclusively at Pampers.com (http://www.pampers.com/gift) -- make an ideal gift or add-on to any item on a baby registry. According to a recent survey commissioned by Pampers(1), 8 out of 10 moms want diapers frommore...
  • February 14, 2006 - 8:08am

    - New Survey Shows That Men Really Do Have Something to Smile About! -

    Whatever your lifestyle -- whether you're a sports fanatic, world traveler, outdoorsman or brainiac, one thing reigns absolutely important to men -- personal upkeep. Evolving from the "metrosexual" craze, the new man of style for the New Year is the "ubersexual." The new "ubersexual" male exudes confidence and leadership. He is masculine, stylish and embraces grooming. If you think this sounds all too familiar, don't reach for yourmore...
  • February 14, 2006 - 8:08am
    The Procter & Gamble Company and McLane Company, Inc. today jointly announced they have reached a settlement in the lawsuit filed by P&G on Dec. 21, 2005 that alleges trade dress infringement on four of P&G's brands and unfair competition by McLane. McLane and its subsidiaries denied those contentions, but have agreed to a Consent Order submitted to the Court and will immediately redesign the packaging of their products. Themore...
  • February 13, 2006 - 8:08am
    From January 17 until February 17, 2006, 30 preschool children ages 3 to 5 from Children's for Children-Procter & Gamble Daycare are participating in Scholastic Book Clubs ClassroomsCare program to get books donated to disadvantaged children nationwide, including many who have been affected by Hurricane Katrina. For every 100 books the children read, Scholastic Book Clubs, a division of Scholastic, the global children's publishing and mediamore...
  • February 10, 2006 - 8:08am

    Fundraising Efforts Culminate at the First-Ever Bunco World Championship in Las Vegas, One-Hour Championship Special to Premiere on Oxygen Network

    Prilosec OTC, the number one selling over-the-counter heartburn medicine(2), is joining the fight against breast cancer, the leading cause of death in women between the ages of 40 and 55. To reach the goal of raising up to $1 million for the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF), Prilosec OTC will donate 10 cents for each box of the product sold between February 12 and March 12, 2006. Additionally, Prilosec OTC has offered more than onemore...