Industry News

  • Lonza Personal Care Broadens Relationship with Deveraux

    June 2, 2014
    Lonza Personal Care has expanded the scope of its relationship with California-based Deveraux Specialties, LLC, making Deveraux the exclusive third-party distributor for Lonza’s full line of personal care products—actives, functional ingr…


  • Hansen & Rosenthal Taps Resolute Oil

    June 2, 2014
    Resolute Oil, LLC, a League City, TX-based processing marketer of specialty hydrocarbon products, has announced a formal exclusive distributing arrangement with the European producer of high quality USP and technical grade petrolatums. The long-term…


  • Paul Mitchell Supports Humane Cosmetic Act 

    June 2, 2014
    Paul Mitchell has joined Cruelty Free International in supporting the US Humane Cosmetics Act. “Paul Mitchell is the first professional hair care brand to take a strong stance against animal testing…we just refused to do it,” said…


  • Harris Shepard Agency Is Ending Operations

    June 2, 2014
    Harris Shepard, founder and president of Harris Shepard Public Relations, Inc., a long-standing Century City, CA-based agency, is closing its doors at the end of the month.    Harris Shepard’s most notable client of over 24 years is O…


  • Sederma Honored by Frost & Sullivan

    Sederma Honored by Frost & Sullivan

    May 28, 2014
    Named European active ingredient company of the year.


  • DSM Expands Flavor and Fragrance Offerings

    DSM Expands Flavor and Fragrance Offerings

    May 21, 2014
    DSM Nutritional Products Ltd. and Isobionics BV, a natural ingredients company, have partnered to distribute Valencene and Nootkatone grades to the flavor and fragrances market.   “The current supply chain of many natural compounds is unst…


  • Resolute Oil To Distribute Pionier Petrolatums

    Resolute Oil To Distribute Pionier Petrolatums

    May 16, 2014
    Agreement covers all sales in the US and Canada.


  • Unilever Forms Clean Energy Alliance with NRG

    Unilever Forms Clean Energy Alliance with NRG

    May 8, 2014
    100% clean energy for all energy use at Unilever US sites by 2020 is the goal.


  • Method Raises Its Cradle-to-Cradle Stats

    May 2, 2014
    Sixteen Method products were recently certified Gold by the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute. With that announcement, 75% of Method products have been Gold certified. The newly certified products include Method’s household, laundr…


  • New, Larger Facility For Genemarkers LLC

    May 2, 2014
    Genemarkers LLC has moved into a larger facility. The company provides collaborative services that enhance the development and utilization of genomics for improving health care, pharmaceutical research and consumer products. The company can be found…


  • Register Now for L’Oréal‘s ‘Fore the Children’ Golf Outing

    May 2, 2014
    L’Oréal USA’s 7th Annual “Fore the Children” Charity Golf Outing, which benefits Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation, will be held on Sept. 9 at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club in Bedminster, NJ. Industr…


  • Beraca To Sell Directly In the Northeast, Midwest US

    May 2, 2014
    Beraca International North America has expanded its operations in the US and is moving into direct sales in the Northeast and Midwest territories. Beraca maintains that this move will increase overall transparency with its customers and create sustai…


  • NJ Symposium on Biomaterials Science Call for Papers

    May 2, 2014
    A call for posters has been announced for the 12th New Jersey Symposium on Biomaterials Science—”Bioactive Scaffolds: From Synthetic Polymers to ECM to Decellularized Tissues”—which will be held Oct. 6-7 at the Heldrich Hotel…


  • Purchasing Behavior Impacted By Discounting, Study Finds

    May 2, 2014
    Exclusive research from Imogen Matthews Associates confirms more consumers are waiting for discounts before they purchase beauty products. The findings detailed in this year’s Premium Market Report 2014 show that the percentage of women who say…


  • Tbby Olivier in Canada

    May 2, 2014
    Tibby Olivier, maker of Faith Lift, and Shrinking Violet, is now available through Tibby Olivier North America, which is based in Ontario, (877) 496-8966, sales@tibbyolivier.ca. More info: www.tibbyolivier.com…