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In Depth (Procter & Gamble-Gillette Merger) #778267

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 28, 2005
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(Baghdad: Brian Williams) The merger deal between Procter & Gamble and Gillette outlined.

(Boston: Anne Thompson) The likely impact for consumers & the overall market of the merger of the two consumer products giants examined. [Consumers Daniel MOHEDIN‡, Mallory LARSON†- comment.] [Product branding consultant Rob FRANKEL†- notes the influence of brand.] [Oppenheimer senior analyst Linda Bolton WEISER†- states the two companies may have a greater ability to come up with new products.] [A.G. Edwards & Sons senior analyst Jason GERE†- comments on the threat to competitors.]

Williams, Brian;
Thompson, Anne

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