Procter & Gamble shift pays off

Focus on cost cuts, new products yields profit jump in quarter

Posted: January 26, 2013 at 3:21 a.m.

Robert McDonald, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Procter & Gamble Co., shows a package of Tide Pods detergent during a speech in Chicago in September.

Procter & Gamble’s plan to cut costs and roll out new products is working.

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Business, Pages 31 on 01/26/2013