Profile: Procter & Gamble Co (PG)
18 Dec 2013
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, 2013, 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, 2013 (fiscal 2013). In October 2012, the Company acquired its partner's interest in a joint venture in Iberia that operates in its Baby Care and Family Care and Health Care reportable segments.
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 Braun, Fusion, Gillette and Mach3. The Company holds approximately 20% of the male shavers market and over 40% of the female epilators market.
In the healthcare market it operates in various categories, such Feminine Care (Feminine Care, Incontinence); 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 (Bleach and Laundry Additives, Fabric Enhancers, Laundry Detergents); Home Care (Air Care, Dish Care, Surface Care); Personal Power (Batteries); Pet Care; Professional. Its products include Ace, Ariel, Dawn, Downy, Duracell, Febreze, Gain, Iams, 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, tissues and toilet paper. Its brands include Bounty, Charmin, and Pampers.
Procter & Gamble Co
One Procter & Gamble Plaza
CINCINNATI OH 45202
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