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  • October 10, 2006 - 9:16am
    Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive, A. G. Lafley, addressed The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) shareholders at its annual meeting today. Lafley said, "We are now focused on delivering a full decade of industry-leading top and bottom line growth. We have the strategies, strengths and the structure to continue to transform our company in the face of unrelenting change and competition." Strong Results in Fiscalmore...
  • October 10, 2006 - 9:00am
    Duracell today announced two new Nickel Metal Hydride (NiMH) battery chargers that deliver greater convenience along with industry-leading safety technology. With over 152 million Americans carrying personal entertainment devices(1), the new products are designed to meet power and lifestyle demands stemming from the constant use of high-drain devices like digital cameras and iPods. Designed for tech-savvy consumers, the new Duracellmore...
  • October 10, 2006 - 8:08am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced today that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of thirty-one cents ($0.31) 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 November 15, 2006 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 20, 2006. The company has been paying dividends without interruption sincemore...
  • October 9, 2006 - 2:31pm

    Webisodes from HERO's 2006 Summer Youth Ambassador Pilot Program to Launch on BeingGirl.com October 9

    The United Nations Association of the United States of America (UNA-USA) and the Procter & Gamble Web site, Beinggirl.com -- a site created for teen girls, by teen girls -- have joined forces to chronicle the stories of eleven teens that volunteered to spend one month in Africa. The effort was part of UNA-USA's HERO campaign, a program that strives to improve the lives of school-aged children affected by the HIV/AIDS epidemicmore...
  • October 6, 2006 - 8:50am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2006. Shareholders and media may access a live, video webcast of the entire meeting beginning at 9:00 a.m. (ET) at http://www.pginvestor.com, where it will also be available for replay. The live proceedings will also be available to Greater Cincinnati residents on Time Warner Cable channel 2 or Insight Cable channel 6,more...
  • October 5, 2006 - 2:54pm

    Pampers is the top diaper brand among parents surveyed for the 2006 AMBY Awards

    Pampers(R) was named the favorite "diaper brand" among parents who voted in the ninth annual American Baby magazine 2006 AMBY awards. Every year, American Baby magazine asks parents to tell them which products they and their babies cannot live without. The national reader survey, started in 1998, aims to find out what the true experts, parents themselves, rate as the products that make baby care easier, better, safer and more enjoyablemore...
  • 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...