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  • August 18, 2016 - 9:07am

    P&G, Worldwide Olympic Partner, Also Welcomes Her Mom, Wanda Hernandez, to the ‘Thank You Mom’ Family

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), Worldwide Olympic Partner, unveils the newest athlete and mom partnership during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Laurie Hernandez, U.S. Olympic gymnastics gold and silver medalist, is named the Crest® and Orgullosa ambassador. Laurie’s mom, Wanda Hernandez, also joins the ‘Thank You Mom’ family to share her journey and highlight the pivotal role moms’ play. Laurie Hernandez and her mom will makemore...
  • August 16, 2016 - 2:38pm

    Procter & Gamble’s Tide PODS to Partner with Matt Kenseth, Joe Gibbs Racing at Darlington Raceway for Historic Comeback

    CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tide and Joe Gibbs Racing announced today they will bring back one of the most iconic brands in the history of NASCAR for the Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, September 4. Tide’s unforgettable orange and yellow paint scheme has been reborn as a more powerful Tide PODS Toyota Camry, and will be driven by Joe Gibbs Racing driver Matt Kenseth. This potent combination of the new Tide PODS entry and Kenseth will pay homage tomore...
  • August 16, 2016 - 9:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--After a 30 year hiatus, Tracey “Africa” Norman is making a return to modeling in the new “Color As Real As You Are” campaign for Clairol Nice’n Easy. The campaign celebrates Nice’n Easy users like Norman who embrace real color and their real selves. Norman discovered the transformational power of hair color early on in her modeling career. “Clairol really believes in the power of hair color to transform you, and so do I,” said Normanmore...
  • August 10, 2016 - 9:55am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, Bounty – the Quicker Picker Upper and sponsor of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games – hosted the Quicker Picker Upper Games at Pioneer Court Plaza in downtown Chicago. More than 600 people attended the event and tested their clean-up speed in a variety of fun, interactive games and relay races. more...
  • August 8, 2016 - 12:03pm

    Latest Always® Survey Reveals Nearly Seven in Ten Girls Do Not Feel Encouraged to Play Sports*

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Always® announces that it is teaming up with organizations around the world to contribute to the goal of keeping girls in sports through the Always® #LikeAGirl – Keep Playing program. Coinciding with the beginning of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio, Always® is partnering with UN Women to help girls build and maintain their confidence through sports. In the U.S., Always® will support Girls on the Run programs and work with retailersmore...
  • August 5, 2016 - 10:04am

    Doors to the P&G Family Home open with help of Olympic Gold Medalist Nadia Comaneci and surprise performance from Brazilian percussion band Olodum

    RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On the eve of the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Procter & Gamble, Worldwide Olympic Partner, officially opened the P&G Family Home, the company’s ‘Home away from Home’ where brands including Gillette®, Pantene® and Tide® will serve athletes, moms and families from around the world throughout the Olympic Games. Five-time Gold Medalist (Gymnastics) and Tide Pods® ambassador, Nadia Comaneci was on hand duringmore...
  • August 5, 2016 - 9:38am

    Chicago Residents Encouraged to Visit Pioneer Court for a Night of Games & Giveaways

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On the day of the Opening Ceremony, Bounty – the Quicker Picker Upper and sponsor of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games – will host Quicker Picker Upper Games at Pioneer Court Plaza in downtown Chicago. The event will be open to the public. Chicago residents will have the opportunity to virtually race against Bounty partner, Olympic sprinter and four-time gold medalist Allyson Felix via green screen and test their clean-up speed in a varietymore...
  • August 2, 2016 - 7:00am

    Q4’16: Net Sales -3%; Organic Sales +2%; Diluted Net EPS $0.69, +283%; Core EPS $0.79, -15%

    FY’16: Net Sales -8%; Organic Sales +1%; Diluted Net EPS $3.69, +51%; Core EPS $3.67, -2%

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) reported April - June 2016 quarter net sales of $16.1 billion, a decrease of three percent versus the prior year period driven by a negative three percentage point impact from foreign exchange and a negative two percent combined impact from Venezuela deconsolidation and minor brand divestitures. Organic sales increased two percent for the quarter driven by a two percent increase in organic shipmentmore...
  • August 1, 2016 - 12:01pm

    National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore Joins Dawn to Honor International Bird Rescue’s Legacy of Mitigating Human Impact on Aquatic Aviary Wildlife

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This year marks a milestone for Dawn’s wildlife partner, International Bird Rescue (Bird Rescue) – it has been 45 years since the oil spill that led directly to the creation of Bird Rescue. In January 1971, two oil tankers collided in foggy conditions near the Golden Gate Bridge. The ruptured tankers spilled at least 800,000 gallons of crude oil, affecting 7,000 birds. Volunteers collected nearly 4,300 of them and brought them to makeshiftmore...
  • July 25, 2016 - 8:00am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gillette (NYSE:PG), the world’s leading grooming brand, today announced upgrades to its original MACH3 razor in North America beginning this month. These changes mark the first product upgrade to the original MACH3 razor in almost a decade. This series of enhancements will initially include an advanced, proprietary blade technology, which allows the blades to cut through hair with greater ease, helping to provide a more comfortable shave.more...