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Company General Overview

TOP company • 173 years old • 300 brands in 180 countries • 138 000 employees around the world • $ 72 billion of turnover (Rounded numbers)

Worldwide Operations Market Development Organizations

Our Heritage

William Procter

James Gamble

Our Promise Four billion times a day, P&G brands touch the lives of people around the world. And P&G people work to make sure those brands live up to their promise to make

everyday life just a little bit better, now and for generations to come.

Our Purpose We will provide branded products and services of superior quality and value that improve the lives of the world’s consumers, now and for generations to come. As a result, consumers will reward us with leadership sales, sales profit and value creation, allowing our people, our shareholders, and the communities in which we live and work to prosper. prosper

Our Values P&G is its brands,

people and the values by which we live.

P&G Brands and P&G People are the foundation for P&G’s success. P&G People bring the values to life as we focus on improving the lives of the world’s consumers

Executive Leadership Left to right: Bob McDonald President and Chief Executive Officer A.G. Lafley Chairman of the Board Rob Steele Vice Chairman — Global Health and Well-Being Werner Geissler Vice Chairman — Global Operations Ed Shirley Vice Chairman — Global Beauty & Grooming Dimitri Panayotopoulos Vice Chairman — Global Household Care


Historical Highlights

Historical Highlights 1837 to mid 20th century


Company founded

1850 1859 1879 1882 1890 1901 1905 1905 1905 1915 1923 1939 1946

New manufacturing facility opens in Cincinnati, OH $1 Million net sales Ivory Soap introduced First brand advertisement Incorporated American Safety Razor Company Founded Gillette South Boston factory opens Gillette Sales Office opens in London Blade manufacturing facility opens in Paris Canada: first international subsidiary First radio ad First television ad Tide introduced


Historical Highlights Mid 20th century to today

1953 1955 1956 1961 1967 1974 1980 1984 1985 1989 1989 1999 2002

Foamy shave cream introduced Crest introduced $1 Billion net sales Pampers introduced Gillette acquires Braun Toll-free consumer hotline $10 Billion net sales Gillette acquires Oral-B Richardson Vicks acquisition CoverGirl acquisition $20 Billion net sales Iams acquisition $40 Billion net sales

2003 2003 2005 2008

Clairol Acquisition Controlling share of Wella Gillette Acquisition $83.5 Billion net sales


P&G general presentation  

P&G general presentation