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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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  • 01/06/2011 01:08 pm BST

    P&G UK and Ireland announce it is giving away an unprecedented 90% of its Olympic 2012 ticket allocation to mums and families

    As people across Britain check their bank accounts to see if they have a ticket to the London 2012 Olympic Games, Official Partner to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), P&G has announced it is giving away 90% of its ticket allocation to the public to demonstrate its commitment to supporting mums and families. P&G, which is the company behind brands including Olay, Fairy and Ariel, has a variety of activitymore...
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  • 23/05/2011 01:08 pm BST
    P&G today announced world boxing champion and Olympic gold medal hopeful Katie Taylor, as P&G’s Ambassador for Ireland. P&G is the company behind some of the world’s best known household brands, including Ariel, Duracell, Fairy, Gillette, Pampers and Olay. In July next year Ireland will send approximately 50 athletes to compete in 10-12 sports at London 2012. Katie, much hailed as one of Ireland’smore...
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  • 28/04/2011 01:08 pm BST

    P&G UK & Ireland announce it is giving away an unprecedented 90% of its ticket allocation to mums and families

    Following the close of the Official Olympic ticket ballot, Official Partner to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), P&G has announced it is giving away 90% of its ticket allocation to the public to demonstrate its commitment to supporting mums and families. P&G, which is the company behind brands including Olay, Fairy and Ariel, has a variety of activity planned which will give mums and their families a chance to winmore...
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