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  • 12/17/15 9:00 am EST
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), through its wholly owned subsidiary The Gillette Company, today filed a lawsuit in the District of Delaware against Dollar Shave Club, a marketer and retailer of shaving products. The lawsuit alleges that Dollar Shave Club is violating Gillette’s intellectual property by selling its infringing razors. The lawsuit cites unauthorized use of patented technology, which is prohibited by law, and is intendedmore...
  • 11/18/15 8:00 am EST

    Guys take a surprising number of re-strokes during their shave causing irritation and, in the ongoing pursuit of the ultimate comfort and closeness, Gillette has changed its blade cartridges so guys don’t have to change the way they shave

    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to recent studies, most guys take about 170 strokes every time they shave, and 120 of them are re-strokes over the same area of the face after the initial strokes have wiped away most of the protective shave gel. Despite all of the advances in blade technology, many guys still experience some irritation, largely due to these re-strokes. Instead of expecting guys to change how they shave, Gillette® [NYSE:PG] has made its best cartridgemore...
  • 11/17/15 9:00 am EST

    Guys take a surprising number of re-strokes during their shave causing irritation and, in the ongoing pursuit of the ultimate comfort and closeness, Gillette has changed its blade cartridges so guys don’t have to change the way they shave

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to recent studies, most guys take about 170 strokes every time they shave, and 120 of them are re-strokes over the same area of the face after the initial strokes have wiped away most of the protective shave gel. Despite all of the advances in blade technology, many guys still experience some irritation, largely due to these re-strokes. Instead of expecting guys to change how they shave, Gillette® [NYSE:PG] has made its best cartridgemore...
  • 10/1/15 10:27 am EDT

    Gillette brings out the 007 in every man

    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the world prepares for the release of SPECTRE, the 24th Bond film, Gillette celebrates the moments in every man’s life where he feels in control and confident. But these “Bond moments” don’t just happen - they come with precise preparation. Inspiring Bond Moments Starting on October 1, Gillette introduces their campaign “Bond Moments” inspired by the creator and author of James Bond, Ian Fleming. Fleming’s powerfulmore...
  • 10/1/15 10:01 am EDT

    Gillette brings out the 007 in every man

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the world prepares for the release of SPECTRE, the 24th Bond film, Gillette celebrates the moments in every man’s life where he feels in control and confident. But these “Bond Moments” don’t just happen - they come with precise preparation. Inspiring Bond Moments Starting on October 1, Gillette introduces their campaign “Bond Moments” inspired by the creator and author of James Bond, Ian Fleming. Fleming’s powerfulmore...
  • 6/4/15 11:25 am EDT

    Gillette Shave Club Allows Guys to Hit it Out of the Park with a Great Shave at Great Value;

    Guys Who Join Gillette Shave Club between now and June 10 Will Have a Chance to Win an All-Expense Paid Trip to the MLB All-Star Weekend

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Gillette® [NYSE: PG] announced the Gillette Shave Club for men, offering a range of helpful grooming content, a chance to win new prizes and perks and enhancing its subscription shopping experience for consumers. For over 100 years, Gillette has served men’s grooming needs by providing high quality shaving products they can trust. The new Gillette Shave Club builds on Gillette’s original subscription service, which allows guys to sign upmore...
  • 4/29/15 10:00 am EDT

    P&G Brands will Provide Free Makeovers, Hairstyles and Fresh shaves and styles to Top Draft Prospects and their Families before they hear Their Names Called at the 2015 NFL Draft

    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the future stars of the National Football League and their families arrive in Chicago to prepare for one of the biggest accomplishments in sports – hearing their name called by Commissioner Roger Goodell on Draft night – Gillette®, Old Spice® and Pantene® are teaming up for the first-time ever to provide beauty and grooming services to more than 28 prospects and the family members that have supported them throughout this incredible journeymore...
  • 4/9/15 11:00 am EDT

    Stark Industries takes over Gillette’s R&D operation and uses its trusted technology to help men achieve an epic shave

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In what may be the most perfect union of superpowers, Gillette and Stark Industries have joined together with one goal in mind: create one of the best razors in the world. In fact, Gillette has allowed Stark Industries to take over its R&D department at World Shaving Headquarters to deliver an epic shave using Avengers-inspired technology. Of course, Stark Industries is no stranger to the toughest technological challenges, havingmore...
  • 2/4/15 9:00 am EST

    New Shave Gel Ignites Unexpected Conversation between Men and Women this Valentine’s Day with Help from Celebrity Relationship Expert Dr. Jenn Mann

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to a recent survey* by Gillette® [NYSE: PG], 35 percent of American men say shaving messes are a frequent cause of arguments with their significant other—more than the 28 percent who cite leaving the toilet seat up as a reason! With that in mind, Gillette has constantly strived to revolutionize the way the world shaves, and today, is continuing that commitment with the launch of the new Gillette Fusion ProGlide Sensitive 2-in-1 Shavemore...
  • 1/16/15 9:00 am EST
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), through its wholly owned subsidiary The Gillette Company, today filed a lawsuit against four former Gillette employees who have been hired or retained by ShaveLogic, a Dallas-based company in the wet shaving field. Gillette filed the case in Suffolk Superior Court in Boston, Massachusetts. The lawsuit alleges that these former employees wrongfully used and disclosed Gillette’s highlymore...