March 2016, Recent research from P&G Professional and trivago demonstrates the impact of cleanliness on a business’s overall online rating. Data reveals that an increase of 1 star rating for cleanliness is likely to increase the overall rating of a hotel by up to 1 star, impacting booking numbers and revenues.
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June 2015, Brooklands, Weybridge UK – P&G Professional, the away-from-home division of Procter & Gamble, and Booker, the UK’s leading food and drink wholesaler, are proud to announce Wayne Grills, owner of Pizza-Planet, an independent pizza takeaway in Devon, as the winner of their Fairy Professional Fast Clean competition.
The Cross Inn of Cowbridge, Wales named winner of P&G Professional’s “Memorable Makeover” competition in partnership with Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen
June, 2014 - First impressions last forever, and one lucky pub and restaurant from South Wales has ensured its guests will never be disappointed after an exclusive makeover courtesy of celebrity interior designer Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen and P&G Professional. The Cross Inn has been named the winner of P&G Professional’s once in a lifetime “memorable makeover” competition with celebrity interior designer Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen. Arthur O’Leary, owner and proprietor of The Cross Inn of Cowbridge, Wales was the recipient of a transformational front of house makeover worth £3,000 with Bowen’s designer touch and driven by the new P&G Professional cleaning range.
UK consumers powered by P&G Professional’s grease busting range Deepio crown Danny’s Fish and Chips in Surrey ‘Britain’s Best Chippy’
27 May, 2014 - A staple of British High Streets up and down the country, fish and chip shops have been feeding the British nation for decades. And let’s face it there is nothing quite as nostalgic as the smell of fish and chips to take us back to our family trips at the seaside! To celebrate fish and chip shop owners putting the Great into Great Britain, Procter and Gamble Professional are proud to announce Danny’s Fish and Chip shop in Old Coulsdon, Surrey as the winner of their Britain’s Best Chippy competition. Powered by powerful degreasing solution Deepio, a favourite amongst fish and chip shop owners, the winning fish and chip shop received the most unique votes against other fish and chip shops competing in the competition.
April, 2014 - It’s not every day that independent businesses get to have a celebrity interior designer grace their establishment. P&G Professional (www.pgpro.co.uk) is giving one lucky business the chance to transform their front of house with a £3,000 “memorable makeover.” Fronted by celebrity interior designer Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, the competition is designed to help the winning business owner make the perfect first impression on their guests.
January, 2014 – New Year, new start – it’s the perfect time of year for operators to take a fresh look at their business and identify the changes they can make to win big in 2014. To help them identify those critical New Year resolutions, P&G Professional, the out of home division of Procter & Gamble, today revealed the need-to-know trends of 2014 to ensure that business owners are not left behind in the new year.
With just one month to go until Sochi 2014, P&G Professional speaks exclusively to Jan Matthews, Former Head of Catering, Cleaning and Waste at the London 2012 Olympic Games
January, 2014 - It’s hard to believe that it’s been 18 months since Great Britain welcomed the world to the capital for the London 2012 Olympic Games in the summer of 2012. But with thespotlight of the world soon to shine on Russia for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games in February 2014, P&G Professional, the proud cleaning products provider for the next global sporting spectacle, today revealed some valuable lessons for independent businesses from the leader who managed the largest peacetime catering operation in the world.
October, 2013 - Never before have consumer expectations been so high when eating out or staying in a hotel or B&B, that’s according to results from a recent P&G Professional European survey. With consumers becoming increasingly cautious about when and how they spend their hard-earned cash, independent hospitality operators have come under intense pressure to over-deliver on the commitments they make to their guests to ensure they provide a long-lasting, personalised experience.
August, 2013 - In business today, you only ever get one chance to delight your customers and earn their loyalty. To help operators up their game and deliver a new level of clean that guests will really notice,P&G Professional todayannounced the hotly anticipated launch of a brand new range of cleaning and disinfecting products designed for direct distribution.
P&G’s out of home division P&G Professionalselected to provide the top class cleaning solutions needed to deliver outstanding cleanliness ready for elite athletes and spectators
July, 2013 – Hot on the heels of the London 2012 Olympic Games, P&G Professional today announced that its outstanding cleaning performance has once again been chosen as the unique cleaning partner for thenext global sporting spectacle to take place on the world stage – the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games – where its professional cleaning solutions will deliver outstanding cleanliness for athletes and spectators.
Celebrity chef Ching-He Huang backs launch of new five litre washing-up liquid to join Deepio family of high performance, grease-busting solutions from P&G Professional
April, 2013 – P&G Professional, the away from home division of Procter & Gamble (P&G), and world class innovators in professional cleaning solutions, today announced the introduction of a new washing-up liquid under the high performing Deepio degreasing product line-up. P&G Professional’s washing-up detergent Hederol has joined the Deepio family as Deepio Washing-up Liquid to expand the current range of grease-busting products available to the trade.
Trusted by generations of hospitality operators to deliver professional results, new Fairy Professional Extra Clean delivers Fairy’s toughest cleaning yet
April, 2013 – P&G Professional, the away from home division of Procter & Gamble (P&G), and world class innovators in professional cleaning solutions, today announced the launch of a new washing-up liquid designed to tackle the toughest cleaning needs of professional operators. New Fairy Professional Extra Clean has a super concentrated formula that delivers four core washing up actions in every bottle: reduced soaking time, break-down of tough greasy residues, concentrated formula and brilliant shine.
P&G Professional European study reveals guests expect a ‘spring clean standard’ of cleanliness all year round, not just in spring
[April, 17th,] 2013 – Spring cleaning is not dead. It is here to stay. Indefinitely! According to a recent study by P&G Professional, the Away-From-Home division of Procter & Gamble (P&G), and world class innovators in professional cleaning solutions, 61 per cent of European customers expect operators to maintain spring cleaning standards all year round – making this standard an essential part of building a memorable guest experience.
April 8th, 2013 – Running an independent hospitality business is no small task which is why P&G Professional, the away from home division of Procter & Gamble (P&G), and world class innovators in professional cleaning solutions, today announced the launch of an exciting new “Academy” (www.pgpro.co.uk/academy) designed to support operators in their quest to run profitable businesses.
What are the latest trends defining the ultimate guest experience and how can businesses innovate in order to grow their customer base? P&G Professional shares some top tips
January, 31st 2013 – P&G Professional, the away from home division of Procter & Gamble (P&G), and world class innovators in professional cleaning solutions, in partnership with the British Hospitality Association (BHA), today revealed the results of their ‘Best of British Hospitality’ nationwide search competition. By scouring the length and breadth of the UK as part of the “Proud Sponsors of British Hospitality 30 Years On” campaign, the search was on for independent operators who are setting the bar high in delivering the ultimate guest experience. The results are in and P&G Professional has compiled a top tips guide to help operators deliver memorable guest experiences time and again.
January, 2013 – A wide variety of articles have been written incorporating advice and cleaning tips for restaurants and hospitality establishments. This is due to the sheer number of independent hospitality operators in the market place, all of whom must be on top of their game at all times to deliver the necessary cleaning standards to adhere to health and safety standards and ensure their customers return for repeat business. However, this is no easy task.
UK-wide search to find the nation’s most innovative operators launches as part of P&G Professional’s “Proud Sponsors of British Hospitality 30 Years On” Campaign
November 26th, 2012 - Hot on the heels of the Diamond Jubilee and London 2012 Olympic Games, P&G Professional, the away from home division of Procter & Gamble (P&G), and world class innovators in professional cleaning solutions, today announced the launch of an exciting new campaign to find the UK hospitality business most deserving of the crown of “Best of British Hospitality.” Having supported the industry for over three decades with household names like Fairy, Ariel and Deepio, P&G Professional has embarked on a nationwide search to find operators who are setting the bar high in terms of delivering the ultimate guest experience.
May 2012 – P&G Professional is proud to announce its appointment as trusted cleaning provider for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. With thousands of elite athletes and 500,000 people expected to visit the Olympic Park each day, P&G Professional’s broad portfolio of cleaning solutions, which include Flash, Fairy, Ariel and Lenor, will be put to the test over 30 days by the LOCOG Cleaning, Catering and Waste team.
Ariel and Lenor Professional deliver outstanding laundry results in just one wash
February, 2012 - P&G Professional today announced the re-launch of two of the company’s flagship professional laundry products – Ariel and Lenor – to help hospitality operators deliver outstanding results time and again. Complete with brand new packaging design and formulations designed to meet the diverse needs of hospitality professionals, the re-launch gives operators the laundry solutions they require to deliver exceptional results.