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Tuesday, 28 June 2016

A.G. Lafley will be more proctor than gamble

Blue-chip buffing

Bringing back the former P&G boss won’t ensure the Pampers-to-Scope giant reclaims former glory. His last decision – of a successor – flopped. But unlike the turnaround facing J.C. Penney’s returning ex-CEO, Lafley’s job is somewhat simpler: oversee cost cuts and brand building.

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