P&G Finalizes Purchase of Health Care Business

December 3, 2018

Procter & Gamble Co., parent company of Procter & Gamble Professional, has completed its purchase of the consumer health division of The Merck Group.

The US$4.2 billion transaction was announced in April. The acquisition bolsters P&G’s existing portfolio of consumer health care products and expands its geographical footprint in Europe.

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