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P&G Announces Third Quarter Earnings

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

Net Sales +4%; Organic Sales +1%; Diluted Net EPS $0.95, +2%; Core EPS $1.00, +4%

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) reported third quarter fiscal year 2018 net sales of $16.3 billion, an increase of four percent versus the prior year. Organic sales increased one percent. Diluted net earnings per share were $0.95, an increase of two percent versus the prior year while Core earnings per share increased four percent to $1.00.

Language:
English
Contact:

P&G Media Contacts :
Damon Jones, 513-983-0190
Jennifer Corso, 513-983-2570
or
P&G Investor Relations Contact :
John Chevalier, 513-983-9974

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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P&G Acquires the Consumer Health Business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 04:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

Strengthens Portfolio, Category Footprint in Top 15 Global OTC Markets

Replaces and Improves Upon Successful PGT Healthcare Joint Venture

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the Consumer Health business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, for a purchase price of approximately 3.4 billion euro.

Language:
English
Contact:

P&G Media:
Heather Huff, +1-513-622-1810
Huff.ha@pg.com
or
Tressie Rose, +1-513-983-4929
Rose.t.8@pg.com
or
P&G Investor Relations:
John Chevalier, +1-513-983-9974
Chevalier.jt@pg.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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P&G Updates Schedule for Third Quarter 2017/18 Earnings Results; Webcast Discussion Now Planned for Thursday, April 19

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 20:05:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has updated the schedule for the webcast discussion of its third quarter earnings results, which will now take place on Thursday, April 19, 2018 beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.pginvestor.com, beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. The webcast will also be available for replay.

About Procter & Gamble

Language:
English
Contact:

Procter & Gamble
Media Contact:
Jennifer Corso, +1-513-983-2570

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Pantene and Priyanka Chopra Team Up to Encourage Others to #GoGentle in a Harsh World

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:24:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

Pantene Demonstrates that When Faced with Negativity, There is More Strength in Being Gentle than Being Harsh

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NYSE: PG) – Pantene, with the help of Brand Ambassador Priyanka Chopra, is encouraging people to take the gentler, and sometimes more difficult, approach of being kind in the midst of harshness. In today’s world, where a lot of conversations are happening online, harsh comments often outnumber and outshine the kind ones.

Language:
English
Contact:

DeVries Global
JorDana Trani, 212-546-8514
jtrani@devriesglobal.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Vicks® ZzzQuil™ Expands Offering with New Vicks ZzzQuil PURE Zzzs™ Melatonin Gummies

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

To Meet Evolving Sleep Needs, Vicks Introduces ZzzQuil PURE Zzzs Gummies with an Optimal Level of Melatonin*, plus a Unique Botanical Blend of Lavender, Chamomile, Valerian Root and Lemon Balm

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For many, a good night of sleep does not come easy, especially when the daily stresses of life are keeping people up. In fact, nearly nine in 10 Americans (87%) say they experience trouble falling asleep1.

Language:
English
Contact:

MSL
Emily Collawn, 646-500-7696
emily.collawn@mslgroup.com
or
P&G Personal Health Care North America, Communications
Mollie Wheeler, 513-622-5572
wheeler.mc@pg.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE
@ZzzQuil

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P&G Declares Dividend Increase

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 20:15:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) declared an increased quarterly dividend of $0.7172 per share on the Common Stock and on the Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock of the Company, payable on or after May 15, 2018, to Common Stock shareholders of record at the close of business on April 20, 2018, and to Series A and Series B ESOP Convertible Class A Preferred Stock shareholders of record at the start of business on April 20, 2018.

Language:
English
Contact:

P&G Media:
Jennifer Corso, 513-983-2570
or
P&G Investor Relations:
John Chevalier, 513-983-9974

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Febreze ONE Partners with Tamera Mowry-Housley as She Opens up the Doors to Her Home and Shares How She Gets into a #ONEStateofMind

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 15:16:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

The Actress, Co-Host And Mother Of Two Invites Fans To See How She Maintains Her Favorite Living Spaces Through The “One Happy Home” Video Series

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Febreze ONE has launched their #ONEStateofMind campaign, recognizing that all folks deserve to breathe deep and love the air they’re in. A recent Febreze survey1 found that 90% of Americans reported that a fresh smelling environment can give them a positive outlook or even improve their mood or performance, inspiring something Febreze likes to call “ONE State of Mind”– a state of cleanliness, freshness and happiness.

Language:
English
Contact:

Citizen Relations
Amanda Hinckley, 212-613-4912
amanda.hinckley@citizenrelations.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE
@Febreze_Fresh

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Pampers Welcomes Chrissy Teigen to the Family as First-Ever Creative Consultant for New Pampers Pure Collection

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 13:29:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

Teigen to Lend Her Mom Expertise to Stylish Diaper and Wipes Collection That Delivers 100% Pampers Protection with 0% Chlorine Bleaching, Fragrance, Parabens and Natural Rubber Latex

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chrissy Teigen has joined the Pampers family as the first-ever Creative Consultant for the new Pampers Pure Collection. Made with premium cotton and other thoughtfully selected materials, stylish prints and 100% Pampers protection, the Pampers Pure Collection is a new choice for parents searching for diaper and wipe options in the “natural” category who don’t want to sacrifice performance.

Language:
English
Contact:

P&G Baby Care Communications
Laura Dressman, 513-482-0619
Dressman.lp@pg.com
or
MSLGROUP (for Pampers)
Deanna Kugler, 646-500-7712
Deanna.Kugler@mslgroup.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE
@PampersPure

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P&G to Webcast Discussion of Third Quarter 2017/18 Earnings Results on April 20

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) will webcast a discussion of its third quarter earnings results on Friday, April 20, 2018 beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET.

Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.pginvestor.com, beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. The webcast will also be available for replay.

About Procter & Gamble

Language:
English
Contact:

The Procter & Gamble Company
Jennifer Corso, +1-513-983-2570

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Gillette Launches Latest Innovations and Upgrades with a Strong Declaration That “One Size” Does Not, in Fact, Fit All Men

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:55:00 +0000

Dateline City:
BOSTON

Gillette aligns itself with the majority of guys who say men need razor options; showcases top grooming trends of 2018 and the tools needed to achieve them at a style event in New York City

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gillette, manufacturer of the world’s most trusted razors, formally unveiled five new products in its extensive razor lineup at an event designed to showcase the biggest facial hairstyle and grooming trends of 2018, alongside the tools needed to achieve the looks. The latest roster of product additions includes sought-after innovations and upgraded features at all price points and includes both disposable and refillable razor options.

Language:
English
Contact:

Shave Care Communications/P&G
Julia LaFeldt, 513-888-2198
E-Mail: lafeldt.j@pg.com
or
MMK+ on behalf of Gillette/P&G
Corey Manuel, 646-935-4164
E-Mail: Corey.Manuel@ketchum.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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New Documentary Raises Global Water Crisis Awareness As 844 Million People Still Lack Access to Clean Drinking Water

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:05:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

P&G and National Geographic Documentary Shows How Lives Transformed with Clean Water

Most Americans underestimate impact of global water crisis new research shows

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) non-profit Children’s Safe Drinking Water (CSDW) Program and National Geographic are raising awareness about the global water crisis with the release of a new documentary and national survey in conjunction with World Water Day. The documentary, titled “The Power of Clean Water,” follows the lives of three women and their families, providing a first-hand perspective on the daily challenges of accessing clean drinking water.

Language:
English
Contact:

P&G Media Contact:
Julie deSylva, 513-780-0006
desylva.j@pg.com
or
National Geographic Partners LLC
Courtney Rowe, 202-919-2810
Courtney.rowe@natgeo.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Procter & Gamble Resolves Crest® Whitestrips Patent Infringement Dispute with Ranir

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company announced that it has resolved its patent infringement dispute with Ranir, LLC regarding Ranir’s tooth whitening strip products in the United States and Canada. This dispute was based on P&G’s significant patent portfolio relating to tooth whitening, including patents that had been previously litigated and an extensive portfolio of newer patents also relating to tooth whitening technology and strips.

Language:
English
Contact:

Media:
P&G Health Care Communications
Velvet Gogol Bennett, (513) 634-5576
gogolbennett.vc@pg.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Mr. Clean and Peta Murgatroyd Tackle the Most Impossible Household Messes With the All-New Magic Eraser With Durafoam

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 14:01:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

Mr. Clean Unveils the Featherweight Cleaning Champ that Goes Beyond Marks on Walls and is Tough on Grease and Grime in the Kitchen and Bathroom

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--From the soap scum in the bathroom to the sticky hairspray all over the counter to the pasta sauce baked onto the stove top, sometimes there are so many messes to tackle and too many cleaning supplies to lug around to get the job done. Luckily, the man America’s trusted to clean homes for 60 years is back to toss out overweight cleaning caddies everywhere and take on the toughest stains with the help of his featherweight cleaning champ. The all-new Mr.

Language:
English
Contact:

Citizen Relations
Alyssa Bermudes (US), 213-996-3806
alyssa.bermudes@citizenrelations.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE
@RealMrClean

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Say Goodbye to Compromise, Say Hello to Pampers Pure Protection That Works

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:34:00 +0000

Dateline City: CINCINNATI Introducing new Pampers Pure Diapers and Wipes Collection – made with 0% chlorine bleaching, fragrance, parabens and 100% Pampers protection CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For parents searching for diaper and wipe options in the “natural” category who don’t want to sacrifice performance, the new Pampers Pure Collection offers another choice. It is the first-ever diaper and wipe collection made with premium cotton and other thoughtfully selected materials, stylish prints, and the Pampers protection parents around the world know and trust. And it all started with a mom at Pampers. Language: English Contact: P&G Baby Care CommunicationsLaura Dressman, 513-482-0619 Dressman.lp@pg.com orMSLGROUP (for Pampers)Deanna Kugler, 646-500-7712 Deanna.Kugler@mslgroup.com Ticker Slug: Ticker: PG Exchange: NYSE Organization,Facebook,Pampers Facebook Organization,Instagram,Pampers Instagram @Pampers Say goodbye to compromise, say hello to Pampers Pure Protection that actually works! read more[...]



P&G to Webcast Presentation from the Consumer Analyst Group of New York Conference 2018

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--David S. Taylor, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jon R. Moeller, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) will be featured speakers at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York Conference in Boca Raton, Fla., on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. ET.

Media and investors may access the live audio webcast at www.pginvestor.com, beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET. The webcast will also be available for replay.

Language:
English
Contact:

Procter & Gamble
Jennifer Corso, +1-513-983-2570

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Cascade Platinum, Cascade Platinum Dishwasher Cleaner Named “Product of the Year 2018” Winners

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 18:41:00 +0000

Dateline City:
NEW YORK

Consumer-Voted Survey Bestows Top Honors On Cascade Products

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cascade Platinum Dishwasher Detergent and Cascade Platinum Dishwasher Cleaner have both been named Product of the Year winners for 2018. Cascade Platinum and Cascade Platinum Dishwasher Cleaner have received top honors in the Dish Care category of the world’s largest consumer-voted award for product innovation. Winners are backed by the votes of 40,000 consumers in a national representative survey conducted by research partner Kantar TNS, a global leader in consumer insights.

Language:
English
Contact:

Product of the Year USA
Dolinda Meeker, 212-213-0600
Sales & Marketing Director
dolinda@poyusa.com
or
Citizen Relations (for Cascade)
Ashley Loar, 213-996-3837
ashley.loar@citizenrelations.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Procter & Gamble Hosts Global Olympians Justine & Chloe Dufour-Lapointe, Michelle Kwan, Elana Meyers Taylor and Katarzyna Bachleda-Curuś to Discuss Gender Bias

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:48:00 +0000

Dateline City:
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea

Panel is an Extension of P&G’s Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 “Love Over Bias” Campaign As Well As Continued Commitment to Gender Equality

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG), a Worldwide Olympic Partner, today hosted a panel discussion on gender equality. As part of “Love Over Bias,” the latest installment of P&G’s award-winning “Thank You, Mom” campaign, a panel of decorated female Olympians discussed their own journeys to the global stage.

Language:
English
Contact:

Procter & Gamble
Ivanette Bonilla, 513–725–5131
E-mail: bonilla.i@pg.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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P&G Grooming Brands Help Top Male Athletes from Around the World Step Out in Style at the Opening Ceremony for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 07:35:00 +0000

Dateline City:
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On the morning of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Opening Ceremony, Procter & Gamble, Worldwide Olympic Partner, and its family of brands – including Head & Shoulders, Gillette and Braun – welcomed Olympic athletes to its P&G Family Home, located within Nations Village in Yongpyong Alpine Centre, for a special grooming event.

Language:
English
Contact:

Procter & Gamble
Ivanette Bonilla, 513–725–5131
E-mail: bonilla.i@pg.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Febreze ONE Fabric and Air Freshener Named a “Product of the Year 2018” Winner

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
NEW YORK

Consumer-Voted Survey Bestows Top Honors On Febreze’s Newest Product Offering

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Febreze ONE fabric and air mist, a first-of-its-kind product containing no aerosols, no dyes and no heavy perfumes, has been named a Product of the Year winner for 2018. After being introduced last year, Febreze ONE has received top honors in the Air Care category of the world’s largest consumer-voted award for product innovation. Winners are backed by the votes of 40,000 consumers in a national representative survey conducted by research partner Kantar TNS, a global leader in consumer insights.

Language:
English
Contact:

MEDIA:
Product of the Year USA
Dolinda Meeker, Sales & Marketing Director, 212-213-0600
dolinda@poyusa.com
or
Citizen Relations (for Febreze)
Robyn Rosenzweig, 212-613-4941
robyn.resenzweig@citizenrelations.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Crest® Debuts New Gum DetoxifyTM Toothpaste, Formulated to Significantly Improve Gum Health

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 14:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

Crest Wants People To Know - If You’re Not Taking Care Your Gums, You’re Not Taking Care of You

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Harmful plaque bacteria that lurk below the gum line can have a big impact on an individual’s oral health and even the most the diligent brushers may not be able to get rid of this hidden threat. That’s why Crest® developed Gum DetoxifyTM, a specially formulated paste with Activated Foam technology that reaches below the gum line to significantly improve gum health, leading to clinically proven healthier gums.

Language:
English
Contact:

Citizen Relations for Crest
Alyson Sturm, 212-613-4948
alyson.sturm@citizenrelations.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Gillette Venus Introduces New Hair Removal Innovations to Its Award-Winning Portfolio

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 14:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
NEW YORK

Gillette Venus launches three new hair removal tools, including the brand’s first for-women razor with a metal handle

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the world’s #1 shaving brand for women, Gillette Venus understands that each woman’s passion is unique, and so are the tools and beauty routines that help them feel their most confident and ready to dive into life. That’s why the brand is releasing three new products to bring women additional hair removal methods for their head to toe needs --- wherever and whenever they choose to remove hair.

Language:
English
Contact:

Marina Maher Communications
Monica Almeida, 212-485-1681

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE
@GilletteVenus

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NFL Record-Holder, Terrell Owens, Hits the Turf With Febreze as They Introduce Super Bowl LII to a Man Like No Other

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
CINCINNATI

Owens Takes To The Field In Minneapolis and Invites Football Fans To Meet the Star of the New Febreze Super Bowl Campaign Named "Dave" – An Ordinary Man With One Extraordinary Characteristic – His #BleepDontStink (Literally)

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Super Bowl LII is just days away and as players prepare to hit the turf, millions of Americans across the country are preparing their homes for the food and festivities that are synonymous with the big game. With that in mind, Febreze is reminding consumers that while they’re stocking up on kitchen and décor essentials, they also need to ensure that their bathroom is game-time ready.

Language:
English
Contact:

Citizen Relations
Robyn Rosenzweig (US), 212-613-4941
robyn.rosenzweig@citizenrelations.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Recent Study Conducted by Braun Reveals Nearly 80 Percent of Men Look for Time Saving Tricks in Their Morning Routine

Tue, 30 Jan 2018 14:30:00 +0000

Dateline City:
NEW YORK

Braun Challenges Men to Focus on What Really Matters with Series 3 ProSkin 3000s and Styling Portfolio

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Every minute counts, and Braun, the world’s most trusted* grooming brand, understands the importance of kicking the day off right with an efficient grooming routine. In a recent global study conducted by Braun, the majority of men admit to multi-tasking in the morning in order to get out the door as soon as possible. While well-kept millennial males are conscious of their busy schedules, Braun is aiming to motivate them to stretch their limits each and every day.

Language:
English
Contact:

For Procter & Gamble
Kristyn Haertel, 212-796-9861
kristyn.haertel@ketchum.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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Braun Wants Women to Fall in Love with a Different Valentine This Year

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 14:00:00 +0000

Dateline City:
NEW YORK

Braun’s Silk-expert IPL devices are the perfect addition to a ‘Girls Night In’ self-pampering celebration

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forget the long-stem roses this Valentine’s Day! Braun’s collection of at-home permanent hair reduction devices is the ultimate way to show yourself some love and celebrate with your girlfriends. The season of love has historically been about being with your significant other, but Braun wants to show women that it’s just as important and fun to celebrate yourself and your best girls.

Language:
English
Contact:

For Procter & Gamble
Monica Almeida, malmeida@hellommc.com

Ticker Slug:
Ticker:
PG
Exchange:
NYSE

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PARLEZ-VOUS FRANÇAIS? Old Spice Introduces New Red Collection Premium Scents for Exceptional Gents with First-Ever French Language Ad

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 11:00:00 +0000

Dateline City: CINCINNATI New Old Spice Campaign Premieres During 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards with Ridiculous Parody of Fine Fragrance Commercials CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celebrating 80 years as the manliest grooming brand on the planet, Old Spice is taking scent to the next level with an over-the-top ad campaign, en français, to launch its new Red Collection premium scents for exceptional gents ... in the men’s grooming aisle. Language: English Contact: Citizen RelationsJessica Johnston, 213-996-3784 jessica.johnston@citizenrelations.com orCitizen RelationsChris Overholser, 213-996-3791 chris.overholser@citizenrelations.com orProcter & GambleNicole Draznik, 513-983-0502 draznik.n@pg.com Ticker Slug: Ticker: PG Exchange: NYSE Organization,Facebook,Old Spice Facebook Organization,Instagram,Old Spice Instagram Organization,Twitter,Old Spice Twitter Organization,YouTube,Old Spice YouTube @oldspice New Old Spice Campaign Premieres During GRAMMY Awards with Ridiculous Parody of Fine Fragrance Commercials read more[...]