New technologies provide P&G with unique opportunities to engage consumers, stakeholders and employees through the use of a wide variety of social media. Our Global Social Media policy outlines principles for its responsible use by employees and partners, ensuring we protect consumers, stakeholders and P&G.
August 26, 1939, was a red-letter day for baseball, and for P&G. During the first televised Major League Baseball game between the Dodgers and the Cincinnati Reds, we aired our first television commercial—just five months after the introduction of television in the U.S. Red Barber, the announcer mentioned below, promoted an Ivory Soap contest between innings.
We were one of the first companies to anticipate the creative and communicative worth of television, at a time when many others were skeptical. Having pioneered advertising on the radio years earlier, we set out to do the same with television, sensing its promise as an advertising medium.
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