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P&G Views: Product Innovation

  • April 10, 2014 - 3:10pm
    March 11 marked the official Grand Opening of a new Pampers Plant in Gyöngyös, Hungary—just 16 months after we broke ground.More than 180 people—from government leaders to suppliers, as well as P&G executives and employees—attended the Grand Opening. In his public remarks, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban (pictured below) praised P&G’s contribution to the Hungarian society and economy, and expressed his appreciation to P&G as an investor and partner.more...
  • March 27, 2014 - 2:44pm
    We’ve received some exciting honors in the past few weeks. Rather than post one story for each, we thought we’d combine highlights of each into one round-up story. The envelope, please…IRI PacesettersP&G dominated the 2013 New Product Pacesetters™ list, launching seven of the top 10 most successful non-food products of the year. Published by the independent analytics firm Information Resources, Inc., the New Product Pacesetters list is acknowledged as the industry benchmark for newmore...
  • August 12, 2013 - 3:11pm
    Nearly two thirds (65%) of women say that they are always doing little things to improve the look of their homes. And while nearly everyone has a routine for keeping their floors clean, traditional cleaning methods may produce undesirable results. That’s why product engineers teamed up to develop Swiffer BISSELL STEAMBOOST, a new device that leverages the capabilities of Swiffer, a pioneer in the cleaning systems category, and BISSELL Homecare Inc., the global floor care appliance company.more...
  • April 26, 2013 - 1:03pm
    Procter & Gamble continued its long history of leadership innovation launching three of the most successful new products of 2012. Crest Complete Multi Benefit (#5), Febreze CAR Vent Clips (#8) and Olay Body Collections (#9) placed in the Top 10 of IRI’s New Product Pacesetter list for the non-food product category.P&G also earned three additional spots in the Top 20 with Downy UNSTOPABLES (#11), Pamper’s Sensitive Wipes (#12) and Clairol’s Nice N Easymore...
  • April 10, 2013 - 11:00am
    Thumb through your old family photos and find one of yourself from 10 years ago. Take a look at your skin… Do you remember how it looked and felt back then? Thanks to a recent innovation from SK-II called STEMPOWER – known as Essential Power in some markets around the world – consumers won’t have to rely on old photos to reclaim that look and feel.more...
  • April 1, 2013 - 12:47pm
    We’ve all been there. You’re running late for an important appointment, stuck in traffic before a job interview, or are giving the biggest presentation of your career. You are wearing deodorant, but somehow still manage to start sweating. Then, when you realize you are sweating, you stress out about it and sweat some more. And, to make matters worse, this sweat smells worse than usual.Women told us they want to feel dry, odor-free and fearless. So, what’s the ‘secret’ to giving women whatmore...
  • February 28, 2013 - 9:36am
    P&G has once again earned a top spot on FORTUNE’s list of Most Admired Companies. P&G ranked #2 in our industry and #15 overall on the 2012 list – just released today.more...
  • February 13, 2013 - 9:27am
    In a society where almost everyone is technologically advanced and looking for the next “must-have” gadget, one area where many of us are not “plugged in” is our oral care. In fact, 85 percent of consumers are still brushing with a manual versus a power toothbrush. The reason? It’s all about the familiar feel and back-and-forth motion that we learn as children that keeps us within our “comfort zone” of brushing.more...
  • February 8, 2013 - 11:37am
    P&G Beauty Care Group President Deb Henretta is featured as the cover story in the influential Women’s Wear Daily’s (WWD) Beauty Inc. leadership issue published today. The upbeat feature describes Deb as the right person to lead P&G’s Beauty Care business back to strong growth and shares her unique take on the industry.more...
  • December 21, 2012 - 8:37am
    P&G’s iconic brand Tampax has essentially changed women’s everyday lives forever, providing an innovative and comfortable feminine care option. Invented by Dr. Earl Haas in the early 1930s, the tampon’s origins actually go as far back as fifth century B.C. The Greek surgeon Hippocrates described a similar object in his writings. In the 1800s, physicians used improvised plugs of cotton to absorb secretions in surgery.more...