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  • 10/4/12 9:00 am EDT

    Men are encouraged to take on their city as research shows exercising outdoors has health benefits

    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Gillette® (NYSE: PG) announces the launch of their “My City is My Gym” campaign, encouraging men to take their exercise routines outdoors and put Gillette’s Odor Shield Anti-perspirant/Deodorant to the test. As the world’s leading male grooming brand, Gillette knows that the number one concern for men who have to perform under pressure is not bad breath, skin complaints, or bad clothes1, but sweat and body odor. With current trendsmore...
  • 9/10/12 1:06 pm EDT

    Gillette and Lochte to donate $25,000 to Lochte’s First Swim Club

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--World Champion swimmer Ryan Lochte teamed up with Gillette to donate $25,000 to Daytona Beach Speed Swimming – the same swimming club that gave Ryan his great start in his tremendous swimming career. As part of Gillette’s global ‘Get Started’ campaign, this donation is aimed to help inspire young men and demonstrate that with a great start in life, they can achieve their dreams and goals. The Daytona Beach Speed directors plan to use themore...
  • 9/6/12 9:00 am EDT

    Matthews Goes Against the Grain and Challenges NFL Fans to Submit Their Best Clay Matthews “Predator Pose”

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To celebrate the 2012-2013 NFL season, Gillette® [NYSE: PG], the world’s leading male grooming brand, today announced a new partnership with Green Bay Packers Pro Bowl linebacker, Clay Matthews to support a campaign for the Gillette Fusion® ProGlide® razor, which provides incredible comfort even against the grain.Matthews has succeeded by going against the grain of conventional wisdom throughout his football career. He did not receive a scholarship coming out of high school in southernmore...
  • 8/6/12 8:13 am EDT
    (BUSINESS WIRE)--Ryan Lochte shows off his blinged-out Gillette ProGlide razor at the Gillette Lounge in the P&G Family Home. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50366991&lang=en more...
  • 7/28/12 12:24 pm EDT

    Procter & Gamble and its brand Gillette celebrate the beginning of the London 2012 Olympic Games with a really big splash

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In celebration of the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games and wishing Team USA a great start, Procter & Gamble and its brand Gillette celebrated the Olympic Games in an unforgettable spectacle of light and technology in Boston Harbor last evening at 9:45 p.m., featuring larger than life superstars Ryan Lochte and Tyson Gay. Just as millions of Americans were watching the Opening Ceremony in their homes and local communitiesmore...
  • 7/27/12 2:39 pm EDT

    Event Featuring 60-Foot-Tall Holograms of Team USA Athletes Ryan Lochte and Tyson Gay

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In celebration of the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games and to wish Team USA a great start, Gillette is celebrating with an unforgettable spectacle of light and technology to be displayed in Boston Harbor tonight at 9:45 p.m., featuring larger than life superstars Ryan Lochte and Tyson Gay. Just as millions of Americans watch the Opening Ceremony in their homes and local communities across the country, Gillette will help rallymore...
  • 7/26/12 9:33 am EDT

    P&G Family Home is “Home away from Home” Featuring Services from Leading Brands including Pampers®, Tide®, Pantene®, Crest®, Duracell® and Gillette®

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), a Worldwide Olympic Partner, today announced the opening of the P&G U.S. Family Home at the London 2012 Olympic Games. This private “home away from home” will help keep U.S. moms connected with their athletes and families in London in a relaxed, family-friendly environment. The P&G U.S. Family Home is part of P&G’s “Thank you, Mom” campaign, which focuses on recognizing the role moms play inmore...
  • 2/9/12 3:26 pm EST

    Trends in Male Grooming Inspire Designer Looks

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gillette® [NYSE: PG], the world’s leading male grooming brand, is teaming up with MADE Fashion Week to present the MADE for Gillette Menswear Program, which celebrates menswear during New York Fashion Week. The program kicks off with the Parsons Panel Discussion moderated by Simon Collins, Dean of the School of Fashion at Parsons the New School for Design. The panel will feature the industry’s most influential fashion experts immediatelymore...
  • 1/18/12 9:00 am EST

    Popular Style Icons André 3000 Benjamin, Gael García Bernal and Adrien Brody Inspire Men to Showcase their Facial Hair Style

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gillette® (NYSE: PG), the world’s leading male grooming brand, today announced a partnership with three entertainment icons to unveil a precision styling tool for men with facial hair – Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler™. Musician and Fashion Designer André 3000 Benjamin, Actor Gael García Bernal and Academy Award® Winning Actor Adrien Brody will serve as brand ambassadors to help Gillette celebrate the individuality of men with facial hairmore...
  • 1/9/12 8:08 am EST

    Iconic Olympic Hopefuls make up the First Global Team in P&G’s Sweeping Olympic Campaign

    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gillette, a P&G brand, today introduced a team of 24 world-class athletes from 18 countries that will represent the world’s leading male grooming brand at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The athletes include Roger Federer of Switzerland, Ryan Lochte of the United States, Lin Dan of China, Emmanuel Ginobili of Argentina and Sir Chris Hoy of Great Britain. Each of these athletes will participate in activities to help inspire and encouragemore...