Topics: Innovation Stories

  • October 3, 2013 - 5:03pm
    P&G has a long heritage of glycerin production that dates back to 1858, when Star® glycerin was our very first branded product. Glycerin is a versatile ingredient that's been used for decades across many industries and applications, including food and personal care products.Fast-forward to 2013. You may not know that we're still a major producer—and supplier—of pure, premium-quality glycerin to customers around the world.more...
  • September 5, 2013 - 2:56pm
    Everyone has their old stand-by routines to help them get ready for bed. Maybe you like to read your favorite book, listen to relaxing music, or take a bath using your favorite soap.But after that, what really helps you fall asleep? A lucky few of us have the gift of drifting off shortly after our head hits the pillow, without any help. But for the rest of us, there’s the new Febreze Sleep Serenity Collection.more...
  • August 12, 2013 - 3:11pm
    Nearly two thirds (65%) of women say that they are always doing little things to improve the look of their homes. And while nearly everyone has a routine for keeping their floors clean, traditional cleaning methods may produce undesirable results.That’s why product engineers teamed up to develop Swiffer BISSELL STEAMBOOST, a new device that leverages the capabilities of Swiffer, a pioneer in the cleaning systems category, and BISSELL Homecare Inc., the global floor care appliance company.more...
  • June 19, 2013 - 9:02am
    The next phase of P&G’s multi-brand commercial innovation focuses on helping consumers try more P&G brands and innovations.“We don’t live on rocket ships or in computer chips…we live in every moment of every day.”more...
  • June 18, 2013 - 10:29am
    In recent weeks, P&G has earned accolades for our ability to innovate, being recognized for our Global Business Services work as well as our ability to continually innovate on packaging. The innovation recognition comes on the heels of recognition as one of the Top Ten Meaningful Brands in the World as well as one of the top-performing purchasing organizations. P&G, Global Business Services Organization Honored As Gold Stevie Award Winnermore...
  • May 31, 2013 - 1:45pm
    It’s P&G’s largest Research & Development Center in Europe, and is at the base of every new Fabric & Home Care product (unidose, laundry and detergent) across the P&G product portfolio worldwide. Products from well-known brands such as Ariel, Tide, Dash, Mr Proper, Dreft, Downy, Fairy, Lenor and Ambi Pur have all been developed from scratch till the final product here.This best-in-class facility is the Brussels Innovation Center (B.I.C.), and this year, we’re proudlymore...
  • May 22, 2013 - 9:41am
    Over the course of 175 years, you learn a few things. Earlier this week, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO shared three key lessons he has learned during P&G’s 175-year innovation journey. McDonald made the remarks at an event in Washington celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Industrial Research Institute (IRI), a nonpartisan, membership-based organization that brings leaders of R&D together to discover and share best practices in the management of technologicalmore...
  • May 1, 2013 - 2:33pm
    From a highly competitive pool of applicants, Procter & Gamble’s Business Sphere was selected as the Silver Winner in the “Innovative Services: Collaboration/Knowledge Management” category for the 2013 Edison Awards Competition. We received the award in Chicago on Thursday, April 25.more...
  • April 26, 2013 - 1:03pm
    Procter & Gamble continued its long history of leadership innovation launching three of the most successful new products of 2012. Crest Complete Multi Benefit (#5), Febreze CAR Vent Clips (#8) and Olay Body Collections (#9) placed in the Top 10 of IRI’s New Product Pacesetter list for the non-food product category.P&G also earned three additional spots in the Top 20 with Downy UNSTOPABLES (#11), Pamper’s Sensitive Wipes (#12) and Clairol’s Nice N Easymore...
  • April 1, 2013 - 12:47pm
    We’ve all been there. You’re running late for an important appointment, stuck in traffic before a job interview, or are giving the biggest presentation of your career. You are wearing deodorant, but somehow still manage to start sweating. Then, when you realize you are sweating, you stress out about it and sweat some more. And, to make matters worse, this sweat smells worse than usual.Women told us they want to feel dry, odor-free and fearless. So, what’s the ‘secret’ to giving women whatmore...