Activist investor aims for a seat on P&G board

Oct 10, 2017
On Monday, General Electric gave a board seat to Ed Garden, co-founder of the $12.7 billion hedge fund Trian Partners. And this morning, when Procter & Gamble holds its yearly shareholder meeting, all eyes will be on another Trian partner,…

Companies use ads to pitch issues over products

Aug 8, 2017
Tackling social problems in campaigns can be tricky. Just ask Pepsi.
Procter and Gamble's "The Talk."
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Tide is testing a detergent subscription

Jul 21, 2016
Atlanta is the test market for Tide pods delivered by subscription.
Procter & Gamble is launching an initiative in Atlanta called the Tide Wash Club.
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Procter & Gamble in the post-recession climate

Oct 23, 2015
The consumer giant faces questions about its pricing and strategy.

P&G gets better looking by dumping its beauty lines

Jul 10, 2015
Procter & Gamble's beauty brands brought in a lot of revenue, but not much profit.

New chapter in Duracell's history

Oct 24, 2014
P&G announces plans to spin off Duracell.

Procter & Gamble shaves off a few brands

Aug 1, 2014
Procter & Gamble says it's getting rid of as many as 100 more brands.

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Why Bob McDonald is a big departure for the VA

Jun 30, 2014
Most Veterans Affairs' Chiefs had lots of experience in the military, government.

Cascade Platinum: Turning household goods into gold

Sep 6, 2013
Consumer products companies are offering customers upscale versions of everyday household goods -- things like embossed paper towels.

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