News Releases: 2012

  • October 9, 2012 - 9:49am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) is executing on its growth and productivity plan to enhance performance and drive shareholder value, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bob McDonald, told the Company’s shareholders at its annual meeting today. During the meeting, Mr. McDonald highlighted P&G’s consistent growth and superior long-term shareholder returns over the years. He cited the strength of P&G’s proven businessmore...
  • October 8, 2012 - 8:00am

    Gastroenterologist Dr. Su Sachar Reveals How to Treat Frequent Heartburn

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Whether it’s gourmet French cuisine, or a cheesy pepperoni pizza, food lovers of all kinds are taking to the streets, the food blogs, and the trendy food shows to learn more about trying different cuisines or the newest, trendy restaurant in town. While this commonly enjoyed passion is often a satisfying and delicious experience, that’s not always the case for the 50 million Americans who suffer from frequent heartburn1 – or who experiencemore...
  • October 5, 2012 - 11:15am

    TV and film actor to bring style and charm to fourth-annual awards ceremony in Toronto

    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following in the well-heeled footsteps of Nia Vardalos, Queen Latifah and Kim Cattrall, P&G Beauty & Grooming welcomes Rob Lowe to host the 2012 P&G Beauty & Grooming Awards on Monday, November 19. The three-time Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominee, TV and film actor, and best-selling author will take centre stage as P&G Beauty & Grooming honours the best of Canada’s beauty, grooming and fashion editorial talent as well as topmore...
  • October 5, 2012 - 8:00am

    New Prilosec OTC ® Wildberry Gives Fans a Chance at a Once in a Lifetime Prize Pack

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Frequent heartburn sufferer and America’s favorite comedian Larry the Cable Guy is pulling into the most famous track in the country this weekend and, over the next three months, will be making his way to flavor-packed cities and sporting events across the country. Larry is traveling across America introducing people to the first flavor-coated 24-hour heartburn pill, new Prilosec OTC Wildberry, and is kicking things off at the Talladegamore...
  • October 4, 2012 - 4:41pm

    P&G Pet Care Employees to Donate Thousands of Man Hours

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To help kick off Iams Home 4 the Holidays, the annual pet adoption campaign, more than 350 Procter & Gamble Pet Care employees donated almost 2,500 volunteer hours to completely transform Circle Tail, a nonprofit animal welfare organization that trains service dogs and provides dog adoptions. P&G employees built fences, painted kennels, and built new dog paths as part of their annual Paws 4 A Cause Shelter Makeovermore...
  • October 4, 2012 - 11:07am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) has filed a lawsuit today in Federal Court in Canada against Brushpoint Innovations, Inc., a private-label manufacturer and distributor of tooth whitening products. The lawsuit alleges that Brushpoint violated P&G's intellectual property by manufacturing and selling its private label “Advanced Whitening Dental Strips” products. The unauthorized use of patented technology is prohibited by law. Pmore...
  • October 4, 2012 - 10:40am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) will webcast a discussion of its first quarter earnings results on Thursday, October 25, 2012 beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Robert A. McDonald, Chief Financial Officer Jon R. Moeller, and Senior Vice President & Treasurer Teri L. List will discuss the quarter’s results via the live webcast. Media and investors may access the live audiomore...
  • October 4, 2012 - 9:00am

    Men are encouraged to take on their city as research shows exercising outdoors has health benefits

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Gillette® (NYSE: PG) announces the launch of their “My City is My Gym” campaign, encouraging men to take their exercise routines outdoors and put Gillette’s Odor Shield Anti-perspirant/Deodorant to the test. As the world’s leading male grooming brand, Gillette knows that the number one concern for men who have to perform under pressure is not bad breath, skin complaints, or bad clothes1, but sweat and body odor. With current trendsmore...
  • October 4, 2012 - 9:00am

    The renowned singer and actress will be the new ambassador for the program to encourage the Hispanic community to grow, cut and donate their hair to benefit cancer patients

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pantene®, one of the world’s leading hair care brands, has joined the renowned singer and actress, Maite Perroni, to support the Beautiful Lengths hair donation program during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Created in 2006, Pantene Beautiful Lengths inspires people to grow, cut and donate their healthy hair to create free wigs for women who have lost their hair due to cancer treatments. "I’m very proud to joinmore...
  • October 4, 2012 - 8:00am

    New Prilosec OTC Wildberry Gives Fans a Chance to Win a Once in a Lifetime Prize Pack

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Frequent heartburn sufferer and America’s favorite comedian Larry the Cable Guy is setting out on a wild excursion this fall to help introduce the first, flavor-coated 24-hour frequent heartburn pill, new Prilosec OTC Wildberry. The fun-loving comedian will set out on a show-stopping adventure where he’ll visit the flavor-packed cities and some of the most jaw-dropping sporting events this season, beginning at Talladega Superspeedway on Octobermore...