Topics: Innovation Stories

  • 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...
  • March 26, 2013 - 1:50pm
    Throughout our 175-year history, we’ve gone to great lengths to innovate and develop products that make your everyday routines just a little bit better. You can find our products in homes all around the world. But you might be surprised to learn that we’ve even taken our thirst for innovation, well …out of this world… thanks to a partnership with NASA that allows us to study the properties of some of our products in space, with experiments currently being conducted at the Internationalmore...
  • February 13, 2013 - 9:27am
    In a society where almost everyone is technologically advanced and looking for the next “must-have” gadget, one area where many of us are not “plugged in” is our oral care. In fact, 85 percent of consumers are still brushing with a manual versus a power toothbrush. The reason? It’s all about the familiar feel and back-and-forth motion that we learn as children that keeps us within our “comfort zone” of brushing.more...
  • February 8, 2013 - 11:37am
    P&G Beauty Care Group President Deb Henretta is featured as the cover story in the influential Women’s Wear Daily’s (WWD) Beauty Inc. leadership issue published today. The upbeat feature describes Deb as the right person to lead P&G’s Beauty Care business back to strong growth and shares her unique take on the industry.In a wide-ranging interview, Deb conveyed her philosophy of leadership and future-forward management style:  more...
  • January 8, 2013 - 10:47am
    Trendsetter. Pioneer. Famed fashion icon. Legendary hair stylist. These are just a few of the monikers given to Vidal Sassoon, the renowned London-born hairdresser. His revolutionary vision defined the hair industry as we know it today – from what it means to be a hairdresser to how women wear and care for their hair.more...