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  • May 8, 2006 - 8:08am
    Albertsons, Inc. (NYSE:ABS) and the Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) are teaming up to launch the "Moms Helping Moms" program throughout the country to help mothers nationwide connect with family and friends on Mother's Day. As part of the campaign, Albertsons and Procter & Gamble (P&G) will donate up to 7,000 phone cards to women's shelters nationwide. The "Moms Helping Moms" program will give Albertsons customers whomore...
  • May 4, 2006 - 10:12am

    - Vanessa Marcil and Crest Whitestrips Renewal Give Mom Something to Smile About -

    What's the best gift you can give mom this Mother's Day? Charm her by letting her in on one of the best kept beauty secrets - a beautiful, age-defying smile that keeps people guessing about her age - all for a good cause. Celebrity mom and star of the hit show "Las Vegas," Vanessa Marcil and Crest Whitestrips Renewal are teaming up to celebrate moms everywhere and help brighten their special day. You can log on to www.keepthemguessing.commore...
  • May 3, 2006 - 7:01am

    Organic Sales Growth Above Long-Term Target, Base Business EPS Growth of 19% to 20%

    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced earnings per share of $0.63 for the January - March quarter. Earnings per share grew behind a six percent increase in organic sales coupled with significant expansion in both gross and operating profit margin. The company's organic sales increase was broad-based across all business segments and in both developed and developing regions. Reported net sales, which include the Gillette business,more...
  • May 2, 2006 - 11:32am

    Lawsuits Focus Largely on Beauty Brands

    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) has filed separate lawsuits against Percara Enterprises, Inc. and Cumberland Swan Holdings, Inc. for trade dress infringement, trademark infringement and unfair competition involving several beauty care brands and one oral care brand. In addition, the case against Cumberland Swan includes claims for false advertising. Cumberland Swan Holdings manufactures and distributes private label products tomore...
  • May 2, 2006 - 6:03am
    Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG): What:   To thank and recognize the important role that Latinas play in ensuring their families' well-being, Procter & Gamble (P&G) and its Tide brand will host the "Serenatas Tide Thanks You" with Mexican regional singing sensation, Graciela Beltran in Los Angeles. A two-day event formore...
  • May 1, 2006 - 10:09am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced today that Robert D. Storey is retiring from the P&G board of directors effective immediately. Mr. Storey has reached the customary age (70) for retirement from the board. "Bob Storey has served P&G with distinction as a director, and as chair of the Board's Governance & Public Responsibility Committee and member of the Finance Committee," said A. G. Lafley, chairman,more...
  • May 1, 2006 - 8:28am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) will webcast a discussion of its third quarter earnings on Wed., May 3, 2006 beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. Chief Financial Officer Clayton C. Daley, Jr. and Treasurer John P. Goodwin will discuss the quarter's results via the live webcast. The news release detailing third quarter results will be issued at 7:00 a.m. ET the same day via PRNewswire and First Call. Media and investors may access themore...
  • May 1, 2006 - 6:00am
    The Learning Channel (TLC) wants to spice up your Sunday afternoon by bringing the popular HOME MADE SIMPLE(TM)(R) brand and website to life as a new television series. Premiering Sunday, June 4 at 1 PM ET/PT, the 13-episode series is based on the easy home style principles featured on the popular homecare website, www.homemadesimple.com, supported by The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG). Traveling around the country to simplify, organizemore...
  • April 26, 2006 - 9:00am

    Actress Julianne Moore Helps Raise Awareness for Child Safety and Preparedness

    Duracell(R) today announced the launch of a child-safety preparedness program in partnership with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC). The nationwide program, called Power of Parents, has a goal of reaching 1 million families to educate them on the importance of having up-to-date ID photos of their children for emergency purposes. Additionally, to help generate awareness for the cause, Duracell andmore...
  • April 26, 2006 - 8:08am
    Supported by the Procter & Gamble Company, the Procter & Gamble Award in Applied and Environmental Microbiology is presented to David Stahl, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Adjunct Professor, Department of Microbiology at the University of Washington. Dr. Stahl is honored for his contributions to developing a conceptual framework, based on comparative nucleic acid sequencing, now commonly used tomore...