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Sarah Halzack

P&G and Peltz Have a Pricing Problem

Competition makes the need for niche brands even more imperative.

The good news for The Procter & Gamble Co. is that its business didn't seem to worsen dramatically in the latest quarter. Unfortunately, it's also hard to make the case that it significantly improved. 

The maker of Pampers diapers and Dawn dish soap reported Tuesday that its organic revenue, a measure that excludes currency effects and other things, grew 2 percent in the quarter from a year earlier.