Industry News

  • Dow Corning Is Testing the Limits on Textures

    February 6, 2015
    Boomers, Gen Xers, even the Sandwich Generation—regardless their age, today’s consumers expect sensory experiences from all of their personal grooming products. Dow Corning executives maintain that their company is uniquely positioned to…


  • IRI Summit Is April 20-22 In Austin, TX

    February 6, 2015
    IRI’s 2015 Summit, “Accelerate the Path to Growth,” will be held April 20-22 at the JW Marriott, Austin, TX. According to organizers, today’s hyper-connected marketplace moves faster than ever. To stay on top of consumer trend…


  • Steinberg & Associates Celebrates 20th Anniversary

    February 6, 2015
    Steinberg & Associates, Inc. turns 20 this year, and the firm has rolled out a new website, SteinbergAndAssociates.com. Steinberg & Associates, Inc., founded in 1995 and headed by David Steinberg, has more than 70 years combined experience…


  • Lubrizol Joins RSPO

    February 6, 2015
    Lubrizol Advanced Materials has been accepted into the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), the not-for-profit association that unites stakeholders from seven sectors of the palm oil industry to develop and implement global standards for sustai…


  • ‘Nemesis’ Needs Your Support

    February 6, 2015
    How can science-based companies ensure a steady stream of employees for years to come? By investing in STEM education today! Society of Cosmetic Chemists members have supported Nemesis, the Robbinsville, NJ High School Robotics team, for several y…


  • P&G Sells Camay, Zest to Unilever

    February 6, 2015
    The Procter & Gamble Company has sold Camay and Zest brands, along with the transfer of a manufacturing facility in Mexico, to Unilever for an undisclosed amount. The deal involves the global sale of the Camay brand, the sale of the Zest brand…


  • Bell Flavors & Fragrances Is SQF 7.2 Recertified

    February 6, 2015
    Bell Flavors & Fragrances is recertified as Safe Quality Food (SQF) 7.2 Level 3 for its manufacturing facility and corporate headquarters in Northbrook, IL. Bell maintained an “excellent” status for the fourth year in a row continuing…


  • Denham Herman, Pioneer of Free Radical Theory of Aging, Dead at 98

    February 6, 2015
    Dr. Denham Herman, pioneer of research on aging, passed away at the age of 98. He developed the “Free Radical Theory of Aging” in 1954. His hypothesis however, did not attract any serious consideration from the medical community for almos…


  • WFFC Names 2015 Scholarship Winners

    February 6, 2015
    Women in Flavor & Fragrance have announced its 2015 WFFC scholarship award recipients.  Callie Cuff is the 2015 recipient of the Rita Flynn Memorial Fragrance Scholarship Award. She is a freshman at the University of San Diego, earning a…


  • Spectra Colors Adds Sales Agent

    February 6, 2015
    Spectra Colors Corporation has added Deeks & Company as a sales agent, covering accounts for the southeast US. Deeks & Company Inc., a third generation family-owned company, has been a leading supplier of raw materials and containers to di…


  • Lauder Wins Counterfeit M•A•C Suit

    February 6, 2015
    A Federal judge in Arizona ruled that online seller Get Your MAC On LLC must pay Estée Lauder Companies more than $1.8 million for its distribution of counterfeit MAC cosmetics. According to the ruling, Yvonne Vitale, director of Get Your MAC…


  • P2 Science Upgrades To New Lab, HQ

    February 6, 2015
    P2 Science has moved its lab and headquarters to a large new facility in Woodbridge, CT. The new facility is divided into two labs, one of which will be used for continuous pilot scale production of specialty chemicals via P2’s proprietary ozon…


  • Murad’s Charity Donations Top $750K n 2014

    February 6, 2015
    Murad, Inc. and the Murad Family Foundation have made more than $750,000 in charitable donations in 2014. Murad supported: the El Segundo Education Foundation’s Biomedical Sciences Program, which is designed to prepare students to be leaders in…


  • Updated Edition of Harry’s Cosmeticology 

    February 6, 2015
    An updated Harry’s Cosmeticology is now available. Twelve years after publication of the highly regarded eighth edition, this latest edition, updated by Meyer R. Rosen, is an iconic, peer-reviewed scientific and technological text that goes bey…


  • Women in Science 2015 Call for Applications

    Women in Science 2015 Call for Applications

    February 3, 2015
    Recognizing the top researchers around the world.