P&G UK and Ireland Newsroom

News Releases

  • 17/09/2014 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[1].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 UK

    A 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
    Braun products

    Procter & Gamble has appointed Dimpco as its official distributor for Oral B and Braun products in Ireland Electrical Trade Channels

    Procter & 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 Silverstone

    SILVERSTONE, 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
  • 06/06/2014 06:00 am BST

    Organizations reveal key lessons from nearly decade-long public-private partnership to eliminate disease

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UNICEF and Pampers celebrated yesterday their ground-breaking partnership to eliminate maternal and newborn tetanus, a deadly but entirely preventable disease that claims the lives of 58,000 newborns every year. At an event at UNICEF House, Pampers (P&G) and UNICEF, in partnership with Interbrand, reflected on an almost decade-long campaign that has helped provide 300 million doses of the tetanus vaccine to millions ofmore...
    Global News Releases
  • 10/04/2014 10:41 am BST
    Joe Hart Gillette Great Start Coaching Programme

    Gillette opens the Great Start grants applications

    8 April 2014 - Today Gillette brand ambassador Joe Hart launched the Gillette Great Start programme, in partnership with sports coach UK, which celebrates the role of coaching and supports coaches by offering grants awarded through the scheme. To mark the reopening of grant applications in a big year for football, Joe was joined by one of his first coaches, Dave Timmins, to discuss the importance of coaching.Joe Hart is a brand ambassador for Gillette’s Great Start Programme, helping tomore...
  • 08/04/2014 03:51 pm BST
    Company Commits to Work with Local Farmers to Improve Practices
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced an advancement in its global sustainability goals, declaring a commitment to no deforestation in its palm oil supply chain by improving practices with all its suppliers, including small local farmers, to ensure protection of forests.“P&G’s commitment to no deforestation in its palm supply chain is unequivocal. Our aim is to develop effective long-term solutions to the complicated issue of palm oilmore...
  • 07/03/2014 02:35 pm GMT
    Geraldine Huse, VP Global Sales Procter & Gamble
    Geraldine Huse, Vice President Global Sales at Procter & Gamble, has been recognised for her commitment to creating an inclusive workplace by being shortlisted in the Champion Award category at the Opportunity Now Excellence in Practice Awards 2014, sponsored by Nationwide.Alongside Geraldine’s being shortlisted, Procter & Gamble will also receive a Business in the Community Big Tick. The Big Tick is awarded to organisations who demonstrate significant achievements in their responsiblemore...
  • 04/03/2014 08:00 am GMT
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Braun is delighted to announce the signing of world renowned actress and beauty icon, Jessica Alba, as its new Beauty Brand Ambassador. The Golden Globe-nominated actress will be featured in a new integrated campaign for Braun which will run across TV, print and online channels as well as in-store – rolling out from March 2014. “Jessica Alba is a strong, passionate woman and an advocate for others – she is the perfectmore...
    UK News Releases
  • 27/02/2014 09:55 am GMT
    P&G and Asda Clean Water logo

    P&G and Asda pledge to provide 75 million days of clean drinking water in joint clean water programme

    London, 27th February 2014: Former Spice Girl and mum, Melanie C, is making an appeal to shoppers across the UK to support the P&G and Asda Clean Water Campaign, which hopes to provide 75 million days of clean drinking water to some of the world’s poorest communities by the end of 2014.Thanks to UK shoppers, the P&G and Asda Clean Water Campaign, which launched in April 2013, has already helped provide more than 25 million days of clean drinking water to children and their families inmore...
Business Wire InvestorHQ?
Business Wire NewsHQ?