Procter & Gamble Plans to Purchase Gillette

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Household goods giant Procter & Gamble announces plans to buy battery and razor maker Gillette for a reported $55 billion in stock. The friendly transaction will bring together brand names such as Crest, Tide, Duracell and Right Guard.



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