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  • 17/02/2020 04:00 am GMT

    P&G makes significant advances in plastics recycling, driving a circular economy, and promotes responsible consumption

    GENEVA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today the Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) announced significant advances across European sustainability projects in pursuit of its “Ambition 2030” goals. P&G is driving the circular economy for recycled plastic in Europe through the use of circular resin in its hair care packaging (polyethylene terephthalate - PET) and its Ariel Liquid detergents bottles (partnership for the supply of recycled high-density polyethylene - HDPE). Furthermore, the company ismore...
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  • 11/02/2020 10:26 pm GMT
    WEST THURROCK: On Saturday (8th February), local company Procter & Gamble (P&G), based in West Thurrock Grays, held their sixth annual Charity Awards event, as part of the Company’s national Community Impact programme, at the Civic Centre in Grays, Essex.  The evening was attended by over 260 guests, including  P&G employees, Mr Mayor Terry Piccolo, Wife Joan Piccolo and local charities; Thurrock Wize Up , Grays Chafford Hundred 180 Project, more...
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  • 06/01/2020 08:37 am GMT
    P&G Bold air new You are Bold TV advert in the UK championing women going back to work after pregnancy Music for the campaign is based on Spandau Ballet’s 1983 hit, GoldReminiscent of Bold’s deep-rooted family connection in previous communicationsThe advert launched on UK screens at the beginning of December  Fabric care brand, Bold has launched a brand-new advert in the UK, championing women looking to take the step of going back to work after having a baby.The new advert, named Youmore...
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  • 19/11/2019 10:57 am GMT

    Partnership sees grooming brand and youth educational charity announce a number
    of initiatives that set out to help more young people from disadvantaged backgrounds become the best versions of themselves 

    19th November, London, UK -  Gillette® (NYSE: PG) today announced a new partnership with youth charity Football Beyond Borders, demonstrating its commitment to helping provide more young people with the support and inspiration they need to fulfil their potential.Football Beyond Borders was founded in 2013 and exists to change the lives of young people. The organisation recognises that there are thousands of young people who are passionate about football but are not fulfilling theirmore...
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  • 18/11/2019 10:16 am GMT

    Pantene is working with the transgender and non-gender conforming community to increase awareness on the power of hair and advance its mission to create better hair days for everyone.

    Hair is proven to impact on personal identity, self-esteem and confidence. Through a global study with Yale, Pantene showed that hair is critical for self-esteem and is an important extension and expression of identity. Despite this, the transgender and non-binary community often face discrimination and misgendering when trying to achieve the hair that best reflects how they feel. For transgender people in the UK, how they choose to style their hair is crucial to their gender identity – 96%more...
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  • 14/11/2019 03:53 pm GMT

    In partnership with Bliss, the UK’s leading charity for babies born premature or sick, Pampers is aiming to ensure that every premature baby in the UK gets access to its Pampers Preemie Protection nappies to support much needed sleep

    1 in 13 babies, more than 60,000, are born prematurely in the UK each year, and need specialist care to support their early development – including a nappy made specially for themSleep is crucial to supporting physical and emotional development in premature babies, so Pampers launched smallest ever nappy to help minimise disruption to avoid disturbing themThis World Prematurity Day (17th Nov), Olympic Cyclist and father of a premature baby, Sir Chris Hoy and his wife, Bliss Ambassador Ladymore...
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  • 14/10/2019 09:36 am BST
    • ‘Too emotional’ (32%), ‘too bossy’ (21%) and ‘too girly’ (19%) revealed as top 3 negative labels facing women in the UK
    • 60% of women experience negative labels at least once a week
    • 70% of women wish they had more of a voice in society
    • Almost a third of women have felt overlooked at work
    • 42% of women with children feel defined by the role of ‘mum’ above all other roles
    • Young Women’s Trust and Olay have joined forces to support young women across the UK facing inequality
    • Olay’s #FaceAnything campaign, in collaboration with Young Women’s Trust, sees ambassadors including Tanya Burr, Lady Leeshurr, Jazmin Sawyer and Em Ford share their stories for the first time ever to help create the space for women to throw off the labels and rise up
    ‘Too emotional’, ‘too bossy’ and ‘too girly’: Introducing the top three negative labels UK women are branded with. Recent research by Olay reveals that 60 percent of women experience negative labels at least once a week, while the same number of women (60 percent) also feel judged by their appearance every day. So Olay is launching a campaign with Young Women’s Trust to do something about it.Olay found that, despite 63 percent of women being told ambition is a necessary attribute to succeed, 1more...
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  • 08/08/2019 10:46 am BST

    Girls who experience period poverty are missing out on after school activities that help build confidence and shape their future

    Girls experiencing period poverty are missing out on extracurricular activities such as sports because they cannot afford period products, new research reveals.A study among school girls was conducted by Always to understand what else, beyond their school education is missed by those experiencing period poverty.Sadly, 31 per cent of girls say they have avoided out-of-school activities or sports as a direct result of period poverty, with 21 per cent saying they lack confidence because they don’more...
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  • 06/08/2019 11:46 am BST
    Gillette Labs Heated Razor

    The new Heated Razor by GilletteLabs marks the brand’s debut into the luxury retail and grooming space and is proudly launched online at www.gillette.co.uk and instore by leading innovation retail destination, Smartech, Selfridges London.

    Today sees the launch of the GilletteLabs Heated Razor online at www.gillette.co.uk and instore in the Smartech innovation hub at Selfridges’ Oxford Street store. The high-tech shaving device delivers a sustained heat sensation via an innovative warming bar, providing the pleasure of a hot towel shave experience with every stroke. Following the success of the initial trial which saw the Heated Razor sell out in less than a week on crowd funding website Indigogo and win the “People’s Choicemore...
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  • 07/05/2019 10:19 am BST

    Pampers has listened to its online community and is supporting #GlobalSussexBabyShower

    Pampers will be donating over 100,000 nappies* to London based charity Little Village. The nappy donation from Pampers will give much-needed help to parents and babies that are living in poverty. For over 50 years, Pampers has cared for the happy, healthy development of all babies, and believes that all babies deserve the best start in life.Fans of the #GlobalSussexBabyShower are calling for donations to be made to charities supported by the Royal Couple and on Wednesday 24th April, anmore...
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