Profile: Procter & Gamble Co (PG)
24 Dec 2014
The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G), incorporated on May 5, 1905, is focused on providing consumer packaged goods. The Company’s products are sold in more than 180 countries and territories worldwide primarily through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores, salons, e-commerce and high-frequency stores, and the neighborhood stores, which serve many consumers in developing markets. As of June 30, 2014, the Company had five reportable segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric Care and Home Care, and Baby Care and Family Care. Sales to Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. and its affiliates represent approximately 14% of its total revenue during the fiscal year ended June 30, 2014 (fiscal 2014). In August 2014, Mars, Incorporated acquired IAMS, EUKANUBA and NATURA brands in North America, Latin America and other select countries from Procter & Gamble Company.
In beauty care, the Company offers a variety of products, ranging from deodorants to cosmetics to skin care, such as its Olay brand, which is the facial skin care brand in the world. It also operates in fragrances market, through its Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci and Hugo Boss fragrance brands.
The Company’s grooming products include Shave Care (Blades and Razors, Pre- and Post-Shave Products); Braun and Appliances. Its brands include Fusion, Gillette, Prestobarba and Mach3. The Company holds approximately 20% of the male shavers market and over 40% of the female epilators market.
In the healthcare market the Company offers a variety of products, ranging from Oral Care (Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Other Oral Care); Personal Health Care (Gastrointestinal, Rapid Diagnostics, Respiratory, Other Personal Health Care, Vitamins/Minerals/Supplements). Its brands include Always, Crest, Oral-B, and Vicks.
Fabric Care and Home Care
In this segment, the Company offers a variety of Fabric Care (Laundry Additives, Fabric Enhancers, Laundry Detergents); Home Care (Air Care, Dish Care, Ariel, Dawn, Downy, Duracell, Febreze, Gain, and Tide. In batteries, the Company has over 25% of the global battery market share.
Baby Care and Family Care
The Baby Care and Family Care products include baby Wipes, diapers and pants, paper towels, Feminine Care, Incontinence, tissues and toilet paper. Its brands include Always, Bounty, Charmin, and Pampers.
Procter & Gamble Co
1 Procter And Gamble Plz
CINCINNATI OH 45202-3315