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  • 27/08/2013 08:14 pm BST

    Braun and Vettel join forces to inspire men to make their dreams become reality

    KRONBERG, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BRAUN today proudly announces triple Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel as the new global ambassador for BRAUN’s male power grooming range. This exciting collaboration also marks the launch of the BRAUN global campaign “Hold on to your Dreams”. The announcement was made at the Formula 1 Circuit of Spa-Francorchamps, where Sebastian Vettel said: “I grew up with the Braun brand. We both come from the same state of Hesse, so themore...
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  • 22/04/2013 12:00 pm BST

    "Consumer is boss" strategy and innovation are key success factors for Procter & Gamble.

    EMEA SABRE Awards has announced that the two cases “Alex & Henke” for Head & Shoulders and “Gillette Master Your Style”, both from Procter & Gamble Nordic, are nominees from more than 2400 entries. The two campaigns are competing against each other in the same category as both their communications have won many consumers’ hearts in Nordic countries.For more than 175 years, P&G has been improving people’s lives with superior products. The “Consumer is boss” strategy helps P&more...
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  • 03/04/2013 08:53 pm BST

    P&G Achieves Zero Manufacturing Waste at 45 Sites Worldwide

    Innovative manufacturing solutions are cornerstone of P&G’s zero-waste vision

    Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG), the Company behind consumer brands including Gillette®, Ariel®, Tide® and Pampers® today announced that 45 of their facilities have now achieved zero manufacturing waste to landfill, which marks a major step towards the Company’s long-term vision of sending zero manufacturing and consumer waste to landfills. Over the past 5 years, P&G's work to find worth in waste has created over $1 billion in value for the company.Bob McDonald, P&G President, CEO andmore...
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  • 22/03/2013 03:57 pm GMT
    Young Enterprise North Surrey Area Final. 1st Best Company: Stick To It – Sales

    Tuesday 19th March saw Procter & Gamble (P&G) host the hotly anticipated North Surrey Young Enterprise Area Final at their UK headquarters in Weybridge.

    As supporters of Young Enterprise, P&G were thrilled to support the students in an evening of pure entrepreneurism and innovation. The North Surrey Area Final gives students the chance to showcase months of real life business trading and activities in front of a judging panel and an audience over 200 people! Students from 18 local colleges and schools displayed the fruits of their commercial activity.The Young Enterprise Company programme is designed to give pupils aged between 15 and 18more...
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  • 20/12/2012 07:48 pm GMT
    This week, over 200 Stockholm based employees attending this year's P&G Christmas lottery voted to give almost 50 000SEK to Barncancerfonden (Cancer foundation for Children).All Christmas gifts given to P&G employees from suppliers or external organisations are donated to a site-wide employee lottery which, along with P&G products, were raffled off this week. P&G employees contributed nearly 50,000SEK in the buying of raffle tickets giving them the chance to win prizes rangingmore...
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  • 30/11/2012 06:53 pm GMT
    P&G's Head&Shoulders (H&S) brand scooped the 100W prize (1st place) in the Consumer category at the 100 Wattaren Awards held last night in Stockholm. The innovative campaign firmly establishes H&S as modern and fun through an association with hockey star, Henke Lundqvist along with famous journalist Alexander Schulman.In the campaign, Schulman interviewed Henke - who could not stop talking about how amazing H&S is - and a video created which was initially posted to YouTubemore...
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  • 19/11/2012 07:54 pm GMT
    Calling it an innovation “beyond inspiration,” a panel of global judges named the P&G Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program one of the world’s most impactful developments, presenting it with the 2012 Economist Social Innovation Award.“As a Company, we are both honored by the recognition and inspired by our employees and global partners who have worked to deliver more than 5 billion liters of clean drinking water to families in developing countries, helping save nearly 30,000 lives,” saidmore...
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  • 19/11/2012 11:00 am GMT
    Alina Devecerski, the Swedish singer and songwriter behind super hit “Flytta på dej”, has become the newest Sister for Education – the campaign from Always and UNESCO to help girls and women in Senegal fight illiteracy. Alina has been visiting Senegal to learn more about the education program and to meet girls and women already helped by the campaign. Upon her return, she will hold a concert as a thank you to all the Nordic girls who have got involved in the cause and raised awareness aboutmore...
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  • 07/11/2012 05:00 am GMT

    Braun celebrates 50 years of passion for design and technological innovation in dry shaving

    GENEVA, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For half a century, Braun, a member of the P&G family of leading brands (NYSE: PG), has led the way crafting high performance electric shavers, rooted in an uncompromised design philosophy. From the launch of the Braun sixtant SM 31 shaver in 1962, and the trademark Braun micron plus/2000 in 1979, Braun is recognised for an aesthetic of form and function, with a focus on ease of use and consistent breakthrough technical innovation. Sincemore...
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  • 27/09/2012 10:32 am BST

    Braun announces the winners of the 2012 BraunPrize

    KRONBERG, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Braun, a member of the P&G family of brands (NYSE:PG), proudly announces the winners of the 18th edition of the internationally recognized and prestigious BraunPrize Industrial Design Awards. During a gala event on September 26, 2012, at Braun in Kronberg, Germany, winners were revealed for the following award categories: Exceptional Design Innovation, Sustainable Solutions, and Best Talent from Individual Countries around the Worldmore...
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