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  • 09/08/2012 08:11 pm BST

    Kerri Walsh, Tyson Gay, Paula Radcliffe and Robbie Grabarz come together with moms to help grow the next generation of Olympians

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), a Worldwide Olympic Partner, today announced plans to raise $25 million to help say ‘Thank You Mom’ by helping establish and sustain youth sport programs around the world, as part of its 10-year partnership with the International Olympic Committee (IOC). “At the start of our ‘Thank You Mom’ program, we asked moms everywhere, what would be a great way for us to help you and they said – “Help supportmore...
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  • 09/08/2012 08:08 am BST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today Paula Radcliffe visits the P&G family home in a show of support for mums and families of athletes worldwide. As the London 2012 Olympic Games draw to a close, Pampers, a P&G brand, is working with Paula Radcliffe to encourage mums to celebrate their babies’ unique spirit of play as part of the ‘Pampers Little Athlete campaign. Paula says, “As an athlete I know how effort and determination can help us reachmore...
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  • 08/08/2012 01:51 pm BST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WORLDWIDE PARTNER – 9th August at 4:00PM: At P&G we believe that today’s young children have the potential to be tomorrow’s Olympians. Through our partnership with the IOC we will today announce our commitment to raise, a to be disclosed amount of money to help Moms now and in the future, help their kids achieve their dreams and play sports. Olympians Kerri Walsh and Paula Radcliffe will use their voice to help inspire the spirit of play andmore...
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  • 05/08/2012 07:29 pm BST

    Olympians From Seven Countries Descend On The P&G Family Home For Special Shaving Event

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Olympians such as Ryan Lochte, Alain Bernard, and Liam Tancock, among others, will celebrate Gillette’s ‘Get Started’ campaign with a ceremonial shave to take place in the Gillette Lounge at the P&G Family Home. This honorary shave serves to not only celebrate the Company’s global campaign, but to also honor these Olympians and their tremendous accomplishments during the London 2012 Olympic Games. “These athletes exemplifymore...
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  • 27/07/2012 04:22 pm BST

    Celebration welcomes Moms of Olympians to London including Moms of Sir Chris Hoy, Ryan Lochte, Lin Dan, Nikita Lobinstev, Felipe Franca & Noko Matlou

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), a Worldwide Olympic Partner and the company behind brands such as Ariel®/Tide®, Pampers® and Gillette®, today welcomed moms and families of Olympians to the P&G Family Home in London, becoming the first Olympic sponsor to offer moms and families from around the world a “home away from home” at the Olympic Games. Designed to give Moms and families of Olympians from all corners of the globe a place to relax,more...
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  • 09/12/2011 09:58 am GMT
    The ‘nearest & dearest’ of athletes to be looked after, up to and during Games t

    The ‘nearest & dearest’ of athletes to be looked after, up to and during Games time

    P&G Ireland has partnered with the Olympic Council of Ireland and Paralympics Ireland to create a programme that will support the family and friends of all Team Ireland and Paralympics Ireland athletes. Research shows 78% of retired Olympic and Paralympic athletes said their ‘nearest & dearest’ made a positive impact on their performance[1]. The ‘nearest and dearest’ programme starts giving them advice and help on how they can best support their sons and daughters in the build up tomore...
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  • 05/10/2011 12:00 pm BST

    The ‘nearest & dearest’ of athletes to be looked after, up to and during Games time

    P&G UK has partnered with the British Olympic Association and British Paralympic Association (BOA & BPA) to create a programme that will support the family and friends of all Team GB and ParalympicsGB athletes. Research shows 78% of retired Olympic and Paralympic athletes said their ‘nearest & dearest’ made a positive impact on their performance[1]. The programme starts with a regional roadshow across the country and will bring together the family and friends of athletes, givingmore...
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  • 29/07/2011 01:08 pm BST

    Procter & Gamble’s latest billion dollar brand breaks new ground in category marketing

    The 1st August sees the UK launch of P&G’s global and revolutionary campaign for its air freshener brand Febreze. The new ‘Breathe Happy’ initiative sets out to prove to real people that Febreze freshness and scent can transform the air so anyone can breathe happy, no matter where they are. ‘Breathe Happy’ is Febreze’s biggest global advertising campaign to date and its experiential strategy breaks the air care category mould by involvingmore...
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  • 12/07/2011 01:08 pm BST
    Today, Monique Picou, a Director of Procter & Gamble (P&G) in the UK & Ireland, presented the cheques totalling £90,000 to Children with Special Needs Foundation (CwSNF) and Ashford & St Peter’s Hospitals Charitable Fund (Child). Both were chosen by P&G because of the company’s focus on support for children through its corporate cause ‘Live, Learn and Thrive’. CwSNF was set up in 1996 to raise funds to supportmore...
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  • 13/06/2011 01:08 pm BST
    P&G UK today announced that it will be an official partner of the London 2012 Paralympic Games. As a TOP sponsor of the International Olympics Committee, P&G will use its extensive portfolio of brands to promote the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Irwin Lee, Vice President and Managing Director, P&G UK and Ireland, said, “The Paralympic Games is truly inspirational and P&G is delighted to support the London Paralympicmore...
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