Industry News

  • Careful with That Eye Cream

    Careful with That Eye Cream

    March 23, 2015
    Derms call for proper storage.


  • Tina Gill of Organic Monitor Dies

    Tina Gill of Organic Monitor Dies

    March 19, 2015
    Developed Sustainability Summits around the world.


  • Ecolab Is Ethical

    Ecolab Is Ethical

    March 10, 2015
    For the ninth year in a row, Ecolab Inc. has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere.


  • Parfums de Coeur Is Now PDC Brands

    Parfums de Coeur Is Now PDC Brands

    March 10, 2015
    More than knockoff fragrance


  • The Companies for Women?

    The Companies for Women?

    March 5, 2015
    The National Association of Female Executives list includes several household and personal products companies.


  • Energizer To Become Edgewell Personal Care

    March 4, 2015
    Energizer Holdings, Inc. is renaming its personal care business as Edgewell Personal Care upon its separation to become an independent company. The Household Product Division will retain the Energizer Holdings, Inc. name and logo. The Edgewell logo…


  • Dr. Bronner’s Mourns Executive

    March 4, 2015
    Ralph Bronner of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, died on Feb. 10 after complications stemming from a heart attack. Bronner, who was executive vice president and spokesman, was 78 years old. …


  • L’Oréal Named To Fast Company Innovative List

    March 4, 2015
    L’Oréal has been named one of Fast Company’s “50 Most Innovative Companies in the World” for 2015. The annual ranking honors leading enterprises and rising newcomers that exemplify the best in business and innovation.…


  • PBA To Hold 2015 Distributor Executive Conference

    March 4, 2015
    The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) will again bring together distributors from across the country for the 2015 PBA Distributor Executive Conference (DEC). Taking place April 8-9, 2015, in Hammond, LA, the fourth annual conference will pro…


  • CDR Event Explores Vitamin Penetration

    March 4, 2015
    As part of its Seminar Series, the Center for Dermal Research (CDR) has planned “Enhanced Vitamin Penetration—the Holy Grail in Non-Invasive Facial & Body Rejuvenation” for March 23, 2015. The event, which will be held at T…


  • CLR Is SA8000 Certified

    March 4, 2015
    CLR Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter GmbH has been certified as having met the international Social Accountability Standard 8000 (SA8000). The SA8000 standard is based on a number of existing international human rights’ standards includ…


  • KDC Acquires Chemaid Labs

    March 4, 2015
    The Knowlton Development Corporation (KDC), headquartered in Knowlton, Québec, Canada, has acquired Chemaid Laboratories, a Saddle Brook, NJ formulator and manufacturer of skin care and hair care products.  “This is a key strategic…


  • SC Johnson Will Acquire Deb Group

    March 4, 2015
    SC Johnson has signed a binding offer to acquire Deb Group, a global industrial company focused on hygiene and skin care systems for the industrial, commercial, healthcare and food markets. “Deb is an important platform for SC Johnson and help…


  • Air Products Expands Distributor Network

    March 4, 2015
    Air Products has announced changes in its network of distributors supporting the company’s active ingredients and specialty polymers for the personal care market. Effective immediately, Horn has been named distributor in the Southwest, includin…


  • Support Future STEM Leaders Through Nemesis

    March 4, 2015
    How can science-based companies ensure a steady stream of employees for years to come? By investing in STEM— Science, Technology, Engineering and Math—education right now. Society of Cosmetic Chemists members have supported Nemesis, the R…