News Releases: 2018

  • December 12, 2018 - 9:58am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As more and more consumers ask for transparency about ingredients used in beauty products, they are also asking for their products to use ingredients they trust. Herbal Essences heard this call and is bringing two new sulfate-free botanical shampoos to the market, formulated to meet the Environmental Working Group’s (EWG) EWG VERIFIED™ stamp of approval. To be authorized to use the EWG VERIFIED™ mark, Herbal Essences meets the rigorous criterionmore...
  • December 12, 2018 - 9:00am

    Companies will come together to better serve multicultural consumers

    PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Walker & Company Brands, the company that makes health and beauty simple for people of color, today announced that it will join the Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) family of brands to better serve consumers of color around the world. Founded in 2013, Walker & Company Brands has spent the last five years developing products and services tailored for people of color. It brings with it well-respected, highmore...
  • December 11, 2018 - 8:00am

    Vicks Celebrates Launch with Riverdale’s Marisol Nichols and Limited-Time, Immersive NYC Experience that Brings Sensation of Soothing Vicks Vapors found in VapoCOOL to Life

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Have you ever heard someone say being sick is cool? Probably not, but what if you could feel cool while on the road to feeling better? Vicks® DayQuil™ and NyQuil™ SEVERE are known for providing trusted coughing, aching, stuffy head, sore throat, fever medicine, and this year, they’ve upped the cool factor to vaporize your cold with new Vicks DayQuil and NyQuil SEVERE with VapoCOOL™. These new products pair a soothing rush of Vicksmore...
  • December 10, 2018 - 10:00am

    Company ranks No. 8 of nearly 1,000 in JUST Capital survey of American public

    Drucker Institute recognizes P&G as one of seven companies out of hundreds with top scores in all five categories of management effectiveness

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) was recognized today as the eighth Most JUST Company in America and first among personal care companies, according to Forbes and JUST Capital, a nonprofit that ranks the largest publicly traded corporations in the United States on the issues Americans care about most. The ranking compares America’s companies head-to-head, based on performance in environmental sustainability, employee treatment,more...
  • December 7, 2018 - 10:12am

    First-Ever Design Collaboration Exclusively Available Through New Venus Direct Subscription Service

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gillette Venus, in partnership with beauty and lifestyle YouTube personality and entrepreneur Remi Cruz, is launching its first-ever limited-edition razor today. Remi inspires millions of fans to find the fun in life with her energizing positivity and bright personal style, and her Venus x Remi razor features a vibrant tropical print and sleek handle design unlike any Gillette Venus razor ever released. A must-have this holiday season, itmore...
  • November 30, 2018 - 6:08pm
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, the Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced the successful completion of its acquisition of the Consumer Health business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. This move improves P&G’s OTC geographic scale, brand portfolio and category footprint in the vast majority of the world’s top 15 OTC markets. With this acquisition, former Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Consumer Health President & CEO,more...
  • November 28, 2018 - 9:00am

    HBCU dance team awarded $20,000 grand prize from the Tampax and Always Radiant Collection, and costume upgrades from designer Briana Bigham

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It’s official, the Howard University Ooh La La! dance line reigns supreme, winning the second annual HBCU Dance #RadiantDanceOff Contest presented by The Radiant Collection from Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) leading feminine protection brands Tampax® and Always®, in partnership with HBCU Dance Corporation, Inc. This year, the Ooh La La! dance line competed against 19 HBCU schools nationwide in the #RadiantDanceOff to winmore...
  • November 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
    (BUSINESS WIRE)--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG):       WHO: Families, individuals and first responders in need of personal care items, cleaning products or laundry services in the wake of themore...
  • November 20, 2018 - 10:03am

    Braun’s range of female & male products will be the holiday gifts that make those near and dear look and feel great

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--We’ve all been there – that moment of panic when you realize that you don’t know what gift to buy for that special person in your life to show them that you care. Whether it’s your partner, parent or friend, make sure those closest to you not only look, but also feel great this holiday season. With Braun’s innovative and high-quality beauty and grooming tools, you can give the gift of self-care, so your loved ones can feelmore...
  • November 19, 2018 - 10:09am

    Secret believes there are some things women shouldn’t have to sweat…like getting paid what they’re worth.

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Secret kick-starts a conversation around closing the gender wage gap with the launch of its “I’d Rather Get Paid” campaign, which centers around the reality that, while much progress for women has been made, women still aren’t paid equally to men. The film takes the form of a stylized “music video,” featuring cameos by a group of well-known advocates of equal pay, including: actress and activist Sophiamore...