The Procter & Gamble company (P&G) was founded in 1837 by an Englishman, William Procter and an Irishman, James Gamble. It began as a small, family-operated soap and candle company and now markets more than 300 branded products. We have on-the-ground operations in more than 80 countries and employ nearly 140,000 people. P&G's world headquarters is located in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A.
Three billion times a day, P&G brands touch the lives of people around the world. P&G has 23 billion dollar brands globally, including: Actonel, Always, Ariel, Bounty, Braun, Crest, Duracell, Gillette's Mach 3 and Sensor 3, Head & Shoulders, Iams, Olay, Oral-B, Pampers, Pantene, Pringles and Wella.