Industry News

  • Inolex Emulsense Wins Frost & Sullivan Innovation Leadership Award

    December 5, 2014
    Inolex, Incorporated has been awarded the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Global Personal Care Product Innovation Leadership Award for Emulsense, a natural cationic agent for hair conditioning and skin care. Emulsense improves the conditioning features in…


  • Lonza Signs Distribution Deal with Koda Care

    December 5, 2014
    Lonza Consumer Care has authorized Koda Care (DeWolf, Glenn, GMZ Care and Tempo Canada) to serve as Lonza’s exclusive third-party distributor of hygiene and personal care products in designated regions of North America effective Dec. 1, 2014.…


  • Mibelle Snow Algae Nets Award

    December 5, 2014
    Mibelle Biochemistry’s Snow Algae Powder—a high performing active that offers a novel and sustainable technology and totally new anti-aging approach by mimicking the effects of the caloric restriction process, thus, increasing the longevi…


  • Microbiology, QC and More For Personal Care

    December 5, 2014
    Attention to safety and quality are building blocks for a successful personal care business. To that end, nearly 300 people attended the Personal Care Product Council’s Annual Science Symposium & Expo, which was held Oct. 28-29 at the Renai…


  • SCJ Earns Perfect Score On Corporate Equality Index

    December 5, 2014
    SC Johnson has earned a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index. The HRC Corporate Equality Index rates companies on a scale of 0 to 100 on their fair treatment of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees, co…


  • Dr. Adebola Dele-Michael Launches Radiance Skin Care

    December 5, 2014
     Top dermatologist and nationally recognized health expert Dr. Adebola Dele-Michael has launched a new anti-aging skin care line for all skin types and conditions called Radiance Skin Care. Designed for men and women, the Radiance line includes…


  • Mitt Romney To Speak at ACI Meeting Next Month

    December 5, 2014
    Former US Presidential candidate and Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney will be a featured speaker at the 2015 American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Annual Meeting & Industry Convention, set for January 26-31 at the Grande Lakes Orlando in Orlando, F…


  • Petition Targets Birchbox

    December 5, 2014
    A Care2 petition is calling for a boycott of Birchbox until it agrees to contract only with companies that are cruelty-free.   “I am a diehard animal lover and started reading labels to ensure products were animal cruelty-free a few years…


  • AOCS, SCC Join Forces For Annual Meeting 2015

    December 5, 2014
     The American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) and Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) have developed programming targeted for the cosmetic industry for the 106th AOCS Annual Meeting and Industry Showcases in Orlando, Florida, May 3-6, 2015. &nbs…


  • European Wax Center Celebrates Decade of Success

    December 5, 2014
    European Wax Center (EWC), which was founded by siblings David Coba, Joshua Coba and Jessica Coba in 2004, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this month. According to David Coba, CEO, European Wax Center is looking at projected growth of more than…


  • In Docs We Trust

    In Docs We Trust

    December 3, 2014
    Check out these new Kline skin care studies.


  • Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

    Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

    December 2, 2014
    Hair care brand could fetch $7 billion for Procter & Gamble.


  • Is KIK for Sale?

    Is KIK for Sale?

    November 14, 2014
    Private label house could fetch $1.5 billion.


  • Princeton Consumer Research Expands

    Princeton Consumer Research Expands

    November 14, 2014
    Opens North American location in New Jersey.


  • Wipe Sales To Top $13 Billion

    Wipe Sales To Top $13 Billion

    November 13, 2014
    A new study by Smithers Apex projects 6% annual growth for wipes.