WHAT TOOK THEM SO LONG?

Posted by | August 13, 2014 | Uncategorized | No Comments

P&G announced plans to divest themselves of more than half their brands. The news story indicated that Tide and Pampers together currently account for 90% of P&G’s sales and 95% of the company’s profits. We don’t think you need a Harvard MBA to know that if you’ve got 160 other brands that only add up to 5% of your profits you should probably lighten the portfolio. What inefficient departments, brands or services are you holding onto out of habit?