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  • February 8, 2006 - 8:08am
    Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) and Population Services International (PSI), a non-profit and non-governmental organization, announced today a new marketing approach to bring PUR Purifier of Water(R) to people in the Dominican Republic. This approach will combine the forces of P&G's commercial distribution system with PSI's network of community groups. This humanitarian, not-for-profit effort will provide a sustainable solution to addressmore...
  • February 8, 2006 - 8:08am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced it will award responsibility for its global Old Spice brand advertising to Wieden+Kennedy and test having this agency manage communication planning and buying for Old Spice in North America, effective immediately. “We're always seeking best-in-class agencies to bring expertise and creative energy to our brands,” said Paolo deCesare, president, global skin care, personalmore...
  • February 8, 2006 - 8:08am

    Old Spice and Stewart Continue Their Six-Year Partnership With an Expanded Busch Schedule in 2006

    Old Spice, the No. 1 antiperspirant/deodorant stick and personal cleansing choice for guys in the U.S., announces its increased presence in the adrenaline-charged world of NASCAR. Reigning Nextel Cup Champion Tony Stewart, who has been sponsored by Old Spice for the past six seasons in the Nextel Cup Series, will be driving the brand's Busch Series stock car in 2006. The #33 Old Spice Chevrolet Monte Carlo will appear in eight races and make itsmore...
  • February 7, 2006 - 8:08am

    Swiffer and Crawford Join to Honor Everyday Women Who Transform the World Around Them

    Swiffer, the revolutionary cleaning system, and supermodel Cindy Crawford have teamed up on a nationwide search to find everyday women who are doing extraordinary things, and honoring them as the Swiffer Amazing Women of the Year. The Swiffer Amazing Women of the Year campaign will recognize women who are changing the world around them while maintaining balance in their lives. Beginning on February 6, 2006 consumers can log on tomore...
  • February 1, 2006 - 8:08am
    Duracell today announced the introduction of PowerPix, a disposable digital camera battery that delivers up to twice as many pictures as an ordinary alkaline battery. Powered by advanced NiOx(TM) technology, this new battery is specifically formulated to meet the needs of today's digital camera users. According to the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), digital cameras are one of the fastest growing portable digital devices in themore...
  • February 1, 2006 - 8:08am
    Nastech Pharmaceutical Company Inc. (Nasdaq: NSTK), a leader in developing therapeutics using advanced drug delivery technologies, and Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a division of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG), announced today a collaboration to develop and commercialize Nastech's Parathyroid Hormone (PTH1-34) nasal spray for the treatment of osteoporosis. Clinical and non-clinical studies on PTH1-34 nasal spray aremore...
  • January 27, 2006 - 8:08am
    Gillette today announced that the advertising campaign introducing Gillette Fusion and Gillette Fusion Power(TM), the revolutionary new wet shaving systems for men, will debut during Super Bowl XL, the most watched sporting event of the year. The campaign dramatizes the combination of two breakthroughs - 5 blade Shaving Surface(TM) technology on the front of the cartridge and a Precision Trimmer blade on the back - that have beenmore...
  • January 27, 2006 - 8:08am

    Strong Sales Growth on P&G and Gillette Drives Higher EPS Results

    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced earnings per share for the October - December quarter of $0.72. Earnings growth was driven by strong sales growth on P&G and Gillette businesses. P&G's organic sales increased eight percent behind broad-based increases across all business units and geographies. Organic sales exclude the impact of acquisitions, divestitures, and foreign exchange. Reported net sales, which include themore...
  • January 25, 2006 - 8:08am
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) will webcast a discussion of its second quarter earnings on Friday, Jan. 27, 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 second quarter results will be issued at 7:00 a.m. ET the same day via First Call. Media and investors may access the livemore...
  • January 25, 2006 - 8:08am
    A recent study from the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center shows that ThermaCare Heatwraps are safe and effective for treating painful and potentially dangerous vein inflammation that occasionally occurs after a fairly common medical procedure in children. The inflammation is called catheter thrombophlebitis (CT), better known simply as phlebitis. It sometimes occurs after intravenous catheter placement and can be the sourcemore...