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P&G boardroom brawl nears decision day

Tuesday's shareholder vote at Procter & Gamble pits it against activist investor - hedge-fund chief Nelson Peltz

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Mr Peltz says that P&G is too slavish towards big brands at a time when they are in decline and small and local brands are ascendant.

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A COSTLY months-long battle over the direction of one of America's biggest companies culminates on Tuesday with a shareholder vote at Procter & Gamble headquarters in Cincinnati.

The fight pits the maker of Gillette razors and Olay soap against activist investor Nelson...

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