Proctor And Gamble Inc.: Case Study: Procter And Gamble Co.

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1. Introduction
Procter & Gamble Co., also known as P&G, is an American multinational consumer products’ company headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, founded by William Procter and James Gamble, both from the United Kingdom. Its products include pet foods, cleaning agents and personal care products. In 2014, P&G recorded $83.1 billion in sales.
Procter and Gamble established in India in 1964 and serves more than 650 million consumers in India. P&G is committed to sustainable growth in India and is currently invested in the country via its 5 plants and 9 contract manufacturing sites, as well as through the 26,000 jobs it creates directly and indirectly. Their sustainability efforts focus on Environmental Protection as well as Social
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P&G believes that they can uniquely add value and can make a bigger impact on the communities in which they work around the world. SOS children is the world’s largest charity dedicated to orphaned and abandoned children which is currently being run in more than 133 countries. In the United States, Downy has partnered with Quilts for Kids to help create and deliver homemade quilts to comfort hospitalized children. The company is also involved in safe drinking water problem, Pampers UNICEF vaccination Program and Wella Making Programmes. P&G has continued its involvement in a number of human rights and other related social responsibility initiatives. The P&G Medical vision “Healthy People, Healthy Business” reflects the importance of the wellness, productivity and innovativeness of employees. It is one of the few companies that has implemented fire protection audit scores as well as site HS&E leadership training. P&G’s flagship corporate social responsibility Program, “Shiksha” is an integral part of our global philanthropy program - Live, Learn & Thrive. Now in its 8th year, Shiksha has till date helped 280,000 underprivileged children access their right to education. The program has built & supported over 140 schools across India, in partnership with NGOs like Round Table India (RTI), Save the Children (STC), Army Wives Welfare…show more content…
Social Responsibility
Doing the right thing is the foundation of P&G’s Purpose, Values, and Principles. It is naturally woven into the way they work every day— paying competitive wages, working consistently with retailers and suppliers, preventing conflicts of interest, ensuring consumer privacy, and maintaining financial stewardship. This approach to business is at the heart of P&G. Doing the right thing also includes investing in the communities in which they live, work, and serve. At its core, P&G Social Responsibility effort aims to improve lives, which has been the Company’s intention for more than 175 years.
4.1 Social Program Goals
1) Improve the lives of 50 million people each year: P&G exceeded this goal for 2012/13, with a focus on providing the comforts of home, and improving health and hygiene for people in

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