P&G Delivers First Quarter Core EPS of $1.07, Organic Sales up 2%; Completes Pet Care Divestiture, Announces Duracell Exit24/10/2014 01:42 pm BSTCINCINNATI - (BUSINESS WIRE) - The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) reported first quarter fiscal year 2015 core earnings per share of $1.07, an increase of two percent versus the prior year. On a currency-neutral basis, core earnings per share increased nine percent. Diluted net earnings per share were $0.69, including non-core items of $0.38 per share. Organic sales grew two percent for the quarter. Reported net sales were $20.8 billion, unchanged versus the prior year, including amore...Global News Releases
13/10/2014 04:19 pm BSTThe Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today expanded its sustainability goals to continue creating value with consumer-preferred brands and products while conserving resources, protecting the environment, and improving social conditions for those who need it most.“We continue to improve the environmental sustainability of our products across all aspects of their life cycle – from manufacturing, packaging and delivery through consumer use,” said Martin Riant, P&G Executive Sponsor ofmore...
DuPont and Procter & Gamble Partner to Bring Cellulosic Ethanol into Tide® Cold Water Laundry Detergent10/10/2014 04:59 pm BST
Industry leaders take next step in sustainable innovation by using agricultural waste renewable biomass in scalable detergent formulations - an industry first.DuPont and Procter & Gamble, global leaders in science and consumer products, today announce a collaboration to use cellulosic ethanol in North American Tide® laundry detergent, a first of its kind. Tide Cold Water will be the first brand in the world to blend cellulosic ethanol in a scalable and commercial way. Ethanol has long been a key ingredient in the Tide® formulation, allowing for stability of the detergent formula and better washing performance. The substitution of themore...
01/10/2014 10:29 am BST
-The world’s leading Fabric Care company reveals how human psychology and cognitive behavioural analysis is helping to fuel its product innovation-LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--P&G Fabric Care – whose global brands include Ariel, Tide, Dash, Downy and Lenor - is applying cognitive science to understand why people fall out of love with their wardrobe, leading to many of us only using 20 percent of our wardrobe, 80 percent of the time.1 P&G will utilise this knowledge to create products that can help to unleash and prolong the longevity and beauty of clothes people love. In fact, a recent survey conducted onmore...UK News Releases
Emma Bunton launches the 2014 Pampers and UNICEF “1 pack = 1 vaccine” campaign to help eliminate maternal and newborn tetanus30/09/2014 11:58 am BST
Now in its 9th year, the Pampers UNICEF campaign has helped to eliminate maternal and newborn tetanus in 15 countriesCelebrity mum, Emma Bunton is inviting parents across the UK and Ireland to join together and support the launch of the 9th Pampers and UNICEF “1 pack = 1 vaccine” campaign to help parents all around the world celebrate their babies’ first time moments. For every specially marked pack of Pampers you buy, Pampers will donate the cost of one vaccine to help UNICEF in the fight against maternal and newborn tetanus.A healthy start in life opens the door to a world of special first-time experiencesmore...
23/09/2014 02:15 pm BST
The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced that Spectrum Brands has agreed to buy IAMS® and EUKANUBA® brands in Europe for an undisclosed amount.In April, P&G announced the sale to Mars, Inc. of 80% of its global Pet Care business, including North America and Latin America. Europe was not included in that deal with the exception of Russia and Turkey. Mars later agreed to buy an additional 10% of the business in additional markets including Japan, Australiamore...
- Spectrum Brands Agrees to Acquire P&G’s European Pet Care Business.
- Acquisition complements Spectrum pet care portfolio.
- Transaction is subject to regulatory approvals.
Procter & Gamble Ireland releases research on consumer value to announce the launch of the P&G Effect campaign17/09/2014 01:02 pm BST
57% of women in Ireland would prefer a clean home to a romantic night in with their partner!New research conducted by P&G Ireland shows that 57% of women in Ireland would prefer a clean and tidy home over a romantic night-in with their partner1. However, noticeably 65% of men in Ireland would prefer a romantic night-in with their partner over a pristine, clean and tidy home.The research was unveiled by P&G Ireland today as it launched the P&G Effect campaign which celebrates value beyond the checkout for Irish consumers. Science enthusiast, graduate, educator andmore...
15/09/2014 03:55 pm BST
A clinical study from new Always® Discreet reveals bladder sensitivity affects 1 in 3 Women in the UKA Quality of Life study, conducted by new Always Discreet, reveals an astonishing one in three women in the UK over the age of 18 are affected by Adult Incontinence (AI). Always Discreet launches the research today as part of a campaign to drive awareness of this taboo health issue and help women suffering from AI take back control of their everyday lives.The study reveals that of the estimated 12 million women in Britain who experience the previously ‘unspoken’ condition, over half (51%) havemore...
21/08/2014 01:44 pm BST
Procter & Gamble has appointed Dimpco as its official distributor for Oral B and Braun products in Ireland Electrical Trade ChannelsProcter & Gamble announced today that it has appointed Dimpco as official distributor for the company’s Oral B and Braun products in electrical trade channels in Ireland.Operating in Ireland for over 40 years, Dimpco – A Glen Dimplex Company – are the country’s leading distributor of electrical appliances. Today’s news sees them adding Oral B and Braun to their existing range of category leading brands including Dimplex, Morphy Richards, Belling and Roberts.P&G Ireland Country Managermore...UK News Releases
08/07/2014 09:00 am BST
Braun and F1 World Champion Seb Vettel launch Braun’s latest innovation in SilverstoneSILVERSTONE, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Braun and quadruple Formula 1 champion Sebastian Vettel launch a new wave of shaving with Braun WaterFlex – Braun’s latest innovation fully designed and engineered to explore shaving with water, foam and gel, transforming an electric shave into a whole new sensorial experience. This exciting announcement marks the first year anniversary of Sebastian Vettel becoming the Global Brand Ambassador for Braun. Last year, Braunmore...UK News Releases