Procter & Gamble Co

First Aid Beauty gets playful with Hello FAB.

Beauty Features

With Updated Acquisition Strategy, P&G Buys First Aid Beauty

In line with Procter & Gamble’s new attitude toward beauty acquisitions, First Aid Beauty will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary.

clock July 18, 2018Allison Collins

First Aid Beauty gets playful with Hello FAB.

Beauty Features

P&G Acquires First Aid Beauty

The business adds a new price point to P&G’s beauty skin-care offerings, which include Olay and SK-II.

clock July 17, 2018Allison Collins

Alex Keith

Beauty Features

Alex Keith on Reviving P&G’s Beauty Business

The company is taking more risks and dabbling in incubation.

clock May 29, 2018Ellen Thomas

“At P&G, we have always been about the science of our products and products that really deliver on the benefits we promise,” said Alex Keith, head of P&G Beauty, who unveiled the partnership during an interview with executive editor of beauty Jenny B. Fine at the WWD Beauty CEO Summit on Wednesday.

Beauty Features

P&G Partners with Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Makes Natural Ingredient Push

The company will access Kew’s botanicals for products across its beauty portfolio.

clock May 16, 2018Allison Collins

The Natura fragrance collections developed with the US

Beauty Features

Is Brazil’s Beauty World Bouncing Back?

After three years of recession, there are signs the beauty market in South America’s largest economy might be turning around.

clock May 16, 2018Pete Born

Procter & Gamble; Procter and Gamble Signage outside Procter & Gamble corporate headquarters in downtown Cincinnati. Procter & Gamble reports financial resultsEarns Procter Gamble, Cincinnati, USA

Financial

Procter & Gamble Drives Sales With Premium Product

The consumer product giant said third-quarter organic sales in its beauty segment rose 5 percent.

clock April 19, 2018Evan Clark

Barbara Green and Rukeyser Thompson

Beauty Features

CEW Top Talent Awards: Personalization, Customization Drive Accelerated Pace in R&D

Procter & Gamble’s Rukeyser S. Thompson and Johnson & Johnson’s Barbara Green are driving fast innovation within their organizations.

clock April 11, 2018Ellen Thomas

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 20:  Gillette, guest host Justin Hartley and mens style influencer Adam Gallagher share the top grooming trends of 2018 with a declaration that one size does not fit every man when it comes to razors.  Gillette Event in NYC at Slate on March 20, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for Gillette)

Beauty Features

Justin Hartley of ‘This Is Us’ Talks Male Grooming

Hartley hosted a preview of men’s grooming styles shown off by twins to make the point that one size does not fit every man when it comes to shaving.

clock March 21, 2018Faye Brookman

Pantene Pro-V Micellar Gentle Cleansing Water and Moisturizing Milk

Beauty Features

Micellar Mania: New Mass Skin and Hair Launches Tap Micellar Technology

U.S. CPG companies have expanded the cult French skin-care staple to the hair and body categories.

clock March 15, 2018Ellen Thomas

Procter & Gamble; Procter and Gamble Signage outside Procter & Gamble corporate headquarters in downtown Cincinnati. Procter & Gamble reports financial resultsEarns Procter Gamble, Cincinnati, USA

Mergers and Acquisitions

P&G Builds Skin-Care Division With Snowberry Acquisition

The deal follows P&G’s acquisition of Native.

clock February 7, 2018Allison Collins

Cassie De Pecol has been named a Venus ambassador.

Body Care

Venus Adds Facial Hair Removal to its Women’s Assortment

The first woman to travel to all 196 countries, Cassie De Pecol, is joining Venus as an ambassador to help introduce three new items retailers expect will jolt the women’s hair removal business.

clock January 30, 2018Faye Brookman

Olay's new packaging.

Financial

P&G Beauty Sales Gain in Q2

In beauty, sales were boosted by Olay, SK-II, Herbal Essences, Pantene, Head & Shoulders and Rejoice.

clock January 23, 2018Allison Collins

Clairol's Nice 'n Easy is relaunching with a formula designed to lure consumers back to at-home hair coloring.

Hair

Not Your Mother’s Hair Color: Coty Reveals New Life for Nice ‘n Easy

Consumers are performing more beauty services in the comfort of their homes. With that in mind, Coty has retooled Nice ‘n Easy to re-create a spa experience with at-home hair color.

clock January 18, 2018Faye Brookman

Re-branded Sally Hansen items

Beauty Features

Launch Pad: Mass Market Makeover

As mass retailers reconfigure planograms this month, an unprecedented slew of newness and innovation is hitting shelves. Here are five key launches to know from the major players.

clock January 12, 2018Ellen Thomas

Procter & Gamble; Procter and Gamble Signage outside Procter & Gamble corporate headquarters in downtown Cincinnati. Procter & Gamble reports financial resultsEarns Procter Gamble, Cincinnati, USA

Human Resources

Peltz Appointed to P&G Board

Peltz starts as a board member on March 1.

clock December 15, 2017Allison Collins

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