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Procter & Gamble

Tampax, Always Radiant Collection tours with Trainor

Tampax, Always Radiant Collection tours with Trainor

CINCINNATI — The Radiant Collection, a feminine care line from Procter & Gamble Co.’s Tampax and Always brands, has signed on as a sponsor for “The Untouchable Tour” of singer Meghan Trainor. P&G said The Radiant Collection will be on-site at 26 dates throughout Trainor’s U.S. tour and online. The Radiant Collection combines products from

CHPA announces new officers, board members

CHPA announces new officers, board members

WASHINGTON — The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) has elected officers and members to its board of directors. CHPA said Wednesday that Patrick Lockwood-Taylor, vice president of Personal Health Care North America and Digestive Wellness Design for Procter & Gamble Co., will continue to serve as chairman. Jeffrey Needham, executive vice president and general manager

Oral-B Genius encourages smarter brushing

Oral-B Genius encourages smarter brushing

CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble Co. calls its new Oral-B Genius power toothbrush the brand’s “most intelligent” brushing system to date. Unveiled Sunday at the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona, Spain, the Oral-B Genius features Position Detection technology that combines motion sensor technology in the brush and video recognition via a smartphone’s camera

Vicks: Americans won’t let cold/flu slow them down

Vicks: Americans won’t let cold/flu slow them down

CINCINNATI — A poll from Procter & Gamble cold/flu brand Vicks shows why it’s important for drug stores and other retailers to keep a good supply of over-the-counter medicines at the ready on their shelves. The Puffs & Vicks Cold & Flu Survey revealed that when Americans feel under the weather, they won’t let it

Pair of fragrance brands exit Coty-P&G merger

Pair of fragrance brands exit Coty-P&G merger

NEW YORK — Ten Procter & Gamble fragrance licenses will transfer to Coty Inc. upon regulatory approval and completion of the companies’ merger transaction, Coty has confirmed. The fragrance brand licenses going to Coty, the company said Tuesday, are Hugo Boss, Gucci, Lacoste, Bruno Banani, Escada, Mexx, James Bond, Gabriela Sabatini, Stella McCartney and Alexander

Old Spice unveils Hardest Working Collection

Old Spice unveils Hardest Working Collection

CINCINNATI — Old Spice has rolled out The Hardest Working Collection, a new men’s personal care line including anti-perspirant/deodorants and body wash. The Procter & Gamble Co. men’s grooming brand said Wednesday that the Hardest Working Collection focuses on performance and offers “the most powerful Old Spice anti-perspirants and body washes in the world.” The new

Coty reorganizes for addition of P&G beauty businesses

Coty reorganizes for addition of P&G beauty businesses

NEW YORK — Coty Inc. has unveiled a new leadership and business structure that will go into effect after the closing of its deal to merge with a collection of Procter & Gamble Co. beauty care brands. Coty said Tuesday that its business will be organized into three units: the Coty Luxury Division, focused on

Head & Shoulders lands N.Y. Giants’ Beckham as ambassador

Head & Shoulders lands N.Y. Giants’ Beckham as ambassador

CINCINNATI — Head & Shoulders has signed up New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham as its latest hair ambassador. The Procter & Gamble hair care brand — the official shampoo of the National Football League — said Friday that fans can now see Beckham in his first ad for Head & Shoulders on the

J&J, P&G collaborations target flu, heart disease

J&J, P&G collaborations target flu, heart disease

Two major drug chain manufacturer partners — Johnson & Johnson and Procter & Gamble — are involved in collaborations that could make a big impact in fighting flu and heart disease. Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and J&J’s Janssen pharmaceutical subsidiary have found a way to induce antibodies to fight a wide range

Head & Shoulders plays longball at MLB All-Star Game

Head & Shoulders plays longball at MLB All-Star Game

CINCINNATI — Head & Shoulders is swinging for the fences in a promotion for this year’s Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star Game. The Procter & Gamble hair care brand, the official shampoo of MLB, has designated leftfield seating sections 401-406 in Cincinnati’s Great American Ball Park as the Head & Shoulders “Flake Free Zone,” encouraging

P&G to merge 43 beauty brands with Coty

P&G to merge 43 beauty brands with Coty

CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble Co. has signed a definitive agreement to merge 43 of its beauty care brands with Coty Inc.   The companies said Thursday that the $12.5 billion transaction includes P&G’s global salon professional hair care and color, retail hair color, cosmetics, fine fragrances, and select hairstyling businesses. With the deal, Coty