GAMBLE - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Procter & Gamble to shed up to 100 brands <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Procter & Gamble to shed up to 100 brands</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T11:34:02.644-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 11:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cincinnati • Procter & Gamble is about to shrink. The world’s largest consumer products maker said it will jettison more than half its brands around the globe over the next year or two, leaving it with about 70 to 80 of its top performers when the nips and tucks are complete. The maker of CoverGirl, Pampers and Tide declined to specify what exactly it will shed but noted they’re smaller brands that collectively account for less than 10 percent of sales. CEO A.G. Lafley said Procter & Gamble shou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582503522014-08-01T11:34:02.644-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T11:34:02.644-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:34:02 MDT