Has Procter & Gamble Made Some Bad Bets?
Last Friday’s quarterly earnings conference call put Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald squarely in the ... “The first is a strategic, product-mix issue. P&G has been focusing more and more on higher-end products, including beauty and cosmetics.
A Product to Add Sparkle and Pop to Laundry Day
What Procter plans is an extensive marketing campaign to persuade consumers to try a new type of laundry product, sold in single-use tablets ... of the consumer trade-down that is hurting Procter & Gamble (Tide).” Executives at Procter are confident ...
V.A. Nominee McDonald Faced Criticism at Procter & Gamble
Other consumer products companies handled the crash better, and some of Procter & Gamble’s top talent departed ... said he was surprised by the pick, which he said was made “I presume because of his management skills.” Those are important, he ...
Procter & Gamble : Remarks by the President at Nomination of Robert McDonald as Secretary of Veterans Affairs
And I've made it clear that I expect the ... a year and some 25 million consultations. As CEO of Procter & Gamble, Bob oversaw more than 120,000 employees, with operations around the world, selling products in more than 180 countries, in more than 2 ...
Robert McDonald, Obama’s VA nominee, faced own challenges at Procter & Gamble
He resigned under pressure as chief executive of Procter & Gamble amid criticism from investors and former ... penetrate a seemingly impenetrable VA bureaucracy that has frequently made it hard for top officials in Washington to have any idea what was ...