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  • 29/01/2015 06:55 pm GMT

    60 second version of the famous Always #LikeAGirl ad to debut at Super Bowl XLIX

    Always, the worldwide leader in feminine care and Official Sponsor of Super Bowl XLIX, will debut a 60 second version of its influential #LikeAGirl video during the Super Bowl on Sunday. Launched last summer, the #LikeAGirl video shed light on the power of words and how the commonly used phrase “like a girl” – often used as an insult – can have a significant effect on girls’ self-confidence. With more than 100 million people watching the Super Bowl, Always wants to ask girls, women, boys andmore...
  • 05/01/2015 02:58 pm GMT
    Norma Jeane and Marilyn Monroe photo

    It was Mr. Max Factor who transformed Norma Jeane into Marilyn Monroe with an iconic beauty look that captured the hearts of the world.  Today Max Factor celebrates this fantastic story, with the announcement of Marilyn Monroe as Global glamour ambassador.

    2015 marks 80 years since Mr. Max Factor Junior opened the doors of his Hollywood make-up studio, transforming the looks of Hollywood’s elite.  His most iconic client of all?  Norma Jeane.  Norma Jeane entered his Blonde Room in the late 1940s as a brunette, and thanks to Mr. Max Factor emerged complete with platinum blonde hair, a beauty look fit for Marilyn Monroe.  Max Factor make-up was then used to create an icon in Marilyn Monroe.Today, as the world returns tomore...
  • 16/12/2014 04:02 pm GMT
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    December 16, 2014 – The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) released its 16th annual sustainability report today, detailing projects and goals that are reducing the environmental footprint of the Company and of those who use its products, while improving social conditions for those with the greatest need.The report underlines the Company’s commitment to create industry-leading value with brands and products that consumers prefer, while at the same time conserving resources, protecting themore...
  • 03/12/2014 02:30 pm GMT
    Fairy Giant Cake Sculpture Breaks World Record

    12,000 people help Fairy Liquid break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the largest cake sculpture

    Fairy has broken the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the largest cake sculpture to support its long-term charity partner Make-A-Wish® UK. It measured a ginormous 12metres x 10metres and to break the record the entire cake had to be eaten.Westfield shoppers flocked to the cake in their droves with 12,000 of them each eating a slice of cake to help break this record. Fairy also washed up all 12,000 dirty cake plates with just one 870ml bottle of Fairy Original washing up liquid. The recordmore...
  • 25/11/2014 02:31 pm GMT
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    Product of the Year Awards celebrates its 10th anniversary in the UK and has announced Procter & Gamble as the biggest winner for consumer-preferred product innovation and the most recognised company of the last decade[1].Over the last 10 years P&G brands have been consistently recognised by consumers as leaders in product innovation. The company has won an unrivalled 84 awards across its portfolio of leading brands, including: Always, Ariel, Aussie, Clairol, Fairy, Febreze, Flash,more...
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  • 14/11/2014 08:57 am GMT

    P&G Fabric Care brings together world’s leading fashion and fabric experts in a feast for the senses to discuss the changing face of fashion and fabric care

    BERLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Thursday 13th November 2014, P&G Fabric Care exclusively revealed how it is evolving to meet multi-sensorial fashion trends and solve the challenge of maintaining clothing beauty and longevity for consumers. Hosted in vibrant Berlin, this year’s P&G Future Fabrics forum - for its Fabric Care brands Ariel and Lenor/Downy - brought together a prestigious mix of fashion, fabrics and human psychology experts to address the latest advancesmore...
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  • 13/11/2014 01:43 pm GMT
    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) is hosting its 2014 Analyst Meeting today in Cincinnati, Ohio. Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, A.G. Lafley, will lead a discussion of the strategic choices P&G has made to improve sales growth, profitability and cash productivity while strengthening its business portfolio and organization.“We have the right strategic priorities, and we’re making good progress against all elements,” said Lafley. “We’re clear-eyed aboutmore...
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  • 11/11/2014 02:27 pm GMT
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    A front page article in The Sunday Times this weekend (9 November) titled “City Air Makes Skin Age Faster” highlighted a new Olay-funded study showing that damage from air pollution means the skin of women living in urban areas ages faster than that of their rural counterpartsi. The data presented by Olay and leading dermatologists this weekend in China, for the first time, provides sound scientific evidence that skin barrier function and hydration are among the most immediate andmore...
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  • 05/11/2014 03:04 pm GMT

    MADE IN MOVEMBER, STYLED BY GILLETTE

    Gillette, the world’s premier male grooming brand, is partnering with leading charity Movember for the third year with the aim of changing the face of men’s health, one Mo at a time.With the support of names such as Olympian Greg Rutherford, Gillette ‘Man of Style’ Dan Rookwood, handpicked YouTubers and Mo Bros across the UK, Gillette aims to encourage guys to take part in Movember.The campaign focus this year is ‘Made in Movember, Styled by Gillette’ with the aim of growing then styling themore...
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  • 05/11/2014 02:12 pm GMT
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    Groomed guys get more love from the ladies during Movember!

    A new survey from Gillette, the world’s leading male grooming brand, has found that if guys want to maximise positive female attention during Movember, then styling their Mo is the way to go! 65% of women think that men should groom or style their Mo rather than leave it au naturel and almost 70% would actively encourage their men to tidy up their top lip.The survey comes as guys across the globe start growing tashes to take part in Movember and help raise awareness and funds for men’s healthmore...
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