Procter & Gamble Procter & Gamble (P&G) is America’s biggest maker of household products, with at least 250 brands in six main categories: laundry and cleaning (detergents), paper goods (toilet paper), beauty care (cosmetics, shampoos), food and beverages (coffee, snacks), feminine care (sanitary towels) and health care (toothpaste, medicine).
P&G’s famous brands include Ariel, Pantene, Head & Shoulders, Fabreze, Sunny Delight, and Oil of Olaz. About half of P&G's sales come from its top ten brands.
P&G also makes pet food and PUR water filters and produces the soap operas Guiding Light and As the World Turns . Finally, P&G produces chemicals. Today, P&G markets its products to more than five billion consumers in 130 countries.