News Releases: 2012

  • October 25, 2012 - 6:58am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) increased core earnings per share by five percent to $1.06 for the July-September quarter. Diluted net earnings per share from continuing operations were $0.96, a decrease of five percent due to non-core charges of $0.10. Organic sales grew two percent. Net sales were $20.7 billion, a decrease of four percent versus the prior year period including a negative six percent impact from foreign exchange. Themore...
  • October 24, 2012 - 2:20pm

    In honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, an Interactive Tool to Help Prevent Bullying among Girls

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In honor of National Bullying Prevention Month this October, Secret Deodorant has taken yet another step in the fight to end bullying with the launch of the new “Gang Up for Good” hub at www.MeanStinks.com – aggregating real-time, anti-bullying content and encouragement from across the brand’s social channels with searchable peer-to-peer advice, so it’s available to girls when they need it most. Unique to the site is the archived #more...
  • October 23, 2012 - 11:13am

    – SCOPE Mouthwash Challenges VOODOO Music + Arts Experience Fans to be Socially Courageous –

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SCOPE, the tingly, fear-destroyer that freshens breath and provides consumers with “kiss-ready” confidence, and Fuse, the national music television network of The Madison Square Garden Company, have teamed up as official partners of the 2012 VOODOO Music + Arts Experience – a 3-day music and arts festival in New Orleans over October 26th through the 28th. This year, to ensure festival-goers fill up with confidence before they hit the dance floormore...
  • October 23, 2012 - 7:00am

    New detergent fights tough stains and odours in performance apparel while cleaning every load

    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Whether you’re a little leaguer or a professional, playing in your backyard or on the world stage, all athletes want to look their best come game day. Today, Tide® introduces Tide plus Febreze Freshness Sport™, a new detergent designed to help remove tough stains and odours from sports apparel. No one understands the importance of looking and feeling your best during a game than soccer superstar and homegrown hero Christinemore...
  • October 22, 2012 - 8:00am

    Partnering with Travel Channel Star Adam Richman, Bounty Cleans Up Everything from Texas-Sized Barbecue Messes to College Football Tailgates

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bounty’s Select-A-Size is going on tour to demonstrate how one small sheet can stand up to tough, big-sheet messes. Beginning this October, Bounty is teaming up with Adam Richman of Travel Channel to show how you can use less with the smaller, but powerful picker upper. No stranger to messy meals, Richman and the paper towel brand will be pitching in and cleaning up some big messes at food festivals, tailgates and parties across the nationmore...
  • October 16, 2012 - 10:35am

    Procter & Gamble supports charity with Limited Edition ‘Pink’ Swiffer Starter Kit, making life easier, and cleaner, for women with cancer

    DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cleaning for a Reason, a grassroots, Dallas-based organization that provides free housecleaning services to women undergoing cancer treatment across North America, is kicking off Breast Cancer Awareness Month through a partnership with sponsor Procter & Gamble. P&G's vibrant pink Limited Edition “Pink” Swiffer Starter Kits, available at Walmart, will help raise awareness of Cleaning for a Reason, and support the organization'smore...
  • October 16, 2012 - 9:27am

    Bounty and the Creators of Iron Chef Announce Josie O. Winner of “SuperChef Kids”

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bounty helped the next generation of great chefs bring it as they competed on the web's newest (and only) reality cooking competition for kids. From the creators of Iron Chef, the SuperChef Kids Web series launched a massive search to find the most talented kid chefs (ages 8-12) from across the country. Throughout the series, these Super Chefs’s culinary talents were challenged as they sautéed, baked and chopped their way to the finale. In themore...
  • October 16, 2012 - 9:00am

    Fans Can Enroll at DeepLikeTroy.Org

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--During the last three football seasons, Head & Shoulders has helped Troy Polamalu’s legendary hair take on a life of its own, which included securing a million dollar hair insurance policy and immortalizing him in wax. For the 2012 NFL season, Head & Shoulders is turning the spotlight on men and their hair by giving them a deep education on how to get hair as prolific as Troy’s. Starting today, fans can enroll in the Troy Polamalu Schoolmore...
  • October 15, 2012 - 11:00am

    HomeMadeSimple.com/safehome Provides Consumers with Tips and Resources for a Safe and Happy Home

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) announced today its new outreach effort, Safe Home, designed to offer consumers education and access to resources to help ensure a safe home environment. “A safe home is a shared responsibility and P&G would like to take the opportunity to emphasize the importance of creating a safe home environment and help out by giving parents access to resources and tools to help them do so,” says Leemore...
  • October 12, 2012 - 12:30pm
    MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celebrity manicurist , Mar y Soul Inzerillo along with COVERGIRL created nail designs inspired by the 2013 Custo Barcelona’s Spring-Summer collection showcased on the runway by Custo Barcelona for Vanidades Magia de la Moda 2012. Custo Barcelona’s designs for this collection combined innovative textures and lots of sheers with architectural lines so Mar y Soul’s inspiration was to create a trendy nail look using a color blocking techniquemore...