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...
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...
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...
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.
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...