Tag Archives: Procter & Gamble

Spectrum Brands Closes Purchase of P&G European Pet Food Business

Spectrum Brands

MIDDLETON, Wis.-Spectrum Brands, parent of the Remington personal-care brand and the Russell Hobbs small-electrics business, has completed its acquisition of Procter & Gamble’s European pet-food business, which includes the Iams and Eukanuba brands. Financial terms were not disclosed. The Iams and Eukanuba business in Europe has annual sales of about $200 million. Dave Lumley, Spectrum’sMore »

Last updated: January 2, 2015

iRobot Names Stacy to Board

Michelle Stacy

BEDFORD, Mass.-Michelle Stacy, former president of Keurig, has been appointed to the iRobot Corp. board of directors. Stacy—who, along with heading Keurig for five years, served as vice president and general manager of Gillette at Procter & Gamble—was cited in an iRobot statement for her “wealth of experience leading consumer business and building global brands.”More »

Last updated: August 12, 2014

Braun Tabs Seahawks’ Wilson as Spokesman

Russell Wilson

CINCINNATI-Russell Wilson, quarterback for the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks, has become the U.S. spokesman for Procter & Gamble’s Braun brand for its new branding campaign. The campaign, titled #FaceGreatness with Braun Confidence, will include print and television advertisements, digital video, social marketing and new brand packaging. It was developed, according to a Braun statement,More »

Last updated: August 7, 2014

Blog: Chicago, Chicago, It’s a Housewares Town


CHICAGO—It’s the third day of the International Home & Housewares Show, and it’s packed with celebrity chef appearances, educational seminars and, of course, thousands of product introductions. Among the show highlights thus far, Bodum is celebrating its 70th anniversary at the show with new colors–pink, yellow, green and blue–on a variety of products, including theMore »

Last updated: March 17, 2014