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October 25, 2013

Procter & Gamble may be able to sell its Iams pet food unit to Del Monte Foods Co., according to published reports.

NEW YORK — Procter & Gamble may be able to sell its Iams pet food unit to Del Monte Foods Co., according to published reports.

Bloomberg reported that P&G CEO A.G. Lafley was under pressure to improve the company's business and that shareholder HighMark Capital Management said it could increase its share price by selling some assets, including Iams. Del Monte, HighMark said, would be a "logical" buyer for Iams, valued at around $2.5 billion, because it's looking to grow its pet food business.

August 29, 2011

Procter & Gamble announced that its Iams pet food brand has launched two new Iams Naturals products.

MASON, Ohio — Procter & Gamble announced that its Iams pet food brand has launched two new Iams Naturals products.

Iams Naturals, which launched in 2007, now features sensitive naturals and simple and natural formulas, the company said. To mark the launch, Iams has debuted two television commercials to underscore the expansion of the line that feature a "spokesdog" named Spike.

July 12, 2011

P&G has expanded its IAMS pet food line with the addition of Sensitive Naturals and Simple and Natural recipes to its IAMS Healthy Naturals collection.

MASON, Ohio — P&G has expanded its IAMS pet food line with the addition of Sensitive Naturals and Simple and Natural recipes to its IAMS Healthy Naturals collection. IAMS Healthy Naturals was launched in 2007 and includes four recipes for dogs and three for cats.

May 4, 2010

Procter & Gamble has agreed to acquire a privately held pet food business based in...