•  
  •  
Gillette betting on new razor to bring in big bucks

In July the Gillette Co. will introduce its new razor system...off-the-shelf consumer products. Gillette is betting a cool $1 billion on the...is a winner, industry analysts say, Gillette could sell more than $1 billion worth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/13/ent_228044.shtml
Things to Do
Gillette CEO wins praise as turnaround artist

...has been a fairly swift turnaround at Gillette Co. since James M. Kilts arrived four...known for its shaving products, attacked Gillette's problems from within, demanding...giving investors an 18 percent premium on Gillette stock, he's also running into criticism...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/14/bus_442766.shtml
Business
Gillette unveils new premium "humming" shaving system

...Rolls-Royce for the serious shaver. Gillette rolled out a new high-tech, premium...analyst at Banc of America Securities. Gillette says they have before, and they will...and we do," said Mary Ann Pesce, Gillette's vice president of new shaving products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/16/bus_401176.shtml
Business
Win for Schick as judge rules Gillette ads are false

ST. LOUIS - Gillette Co. ads claiming its M3Power razor...a federal judge said in siding with Gillette's chief competitor, Schick-Wilkinson...use of the television and print ads. Gillette was also ordered to change packaging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/03/bus_454924.shtml
Business
Gillette responds to Quattro with patent suit

...unveiled the first four-blade razor, Gillette slapped its rival with a patent infringement...Quattro rips off the technology behind Gillette's Mach3. Schick-Wilkinson Sword...synchronized blades. But later in the day, Gillette said it had filed suit in Boston federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/13/bus_384059.shtml
Business
Gillette files second lawsuit against Schick

BOSTON -- The Gillette Co. has opened a new front in the battle...Intuition women's razor infringes on two Gillette patents - one pertaining to the organizer...a previous lawsuit, Boston-based Gillette alleged Schick's new four-bladed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/17/bus_392371.shtml
Business
Gillette profits up 43 percent on strong sales

BOSTON -- The Gillette Co. reported a 43 percent increase...expected earnings of 30 cents per share. Gillette shares were up $2.22 at $41.00in...York Stock Exchange. Boston-based Gillette said net sales were up 13 percent to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/30/fin_413935.shtml
Finance
Gillette to buy Rembrandt brand from Den-Mat Corp.

BOSTON - Gillette Co. agreed to buy the Rembrandt brand of teeth-whitening...Den-Mat Corp. Financial terms weren't disclosed by Gillette, the Boston-based consumer products company. Gillette said Tuesday the deal is scheduled to close in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/24/bus_409763.shtml
Business
Mrs. Idell Gillette

...BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Funeral services for Mrs. Idell Kelsey Gillette who died October 3, 2001, will be 2 p.m., Saturday at...the church cemetery. Survivors are her husband, Mr. Samuel Gillette; her daughter, Idell Sapp, grandchildren, sisters, brothers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/12/obi_325871.shtml
Obituaries
Dennis Gillette (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Dennis Gillette entered into rest on Saturday, December 22, 2007 at his residence. Those left to cherish his memories are daughters, Cherry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/25/obi_178084.shtml
Obituaries