Industry News

  • Andersen Retires from CIR, Lillian Gill Takes Deputy Post

    July 10, 2013
    F. Alan Andersen, director of the Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) since 1993, retired on June 30 following a long and distinguished tenure. Dr. Lillian Gill, who had been deputy director, has been named director of the independent, non-profit panel…


  • Fisher of Colorescience Wins Ernst & Young Award

    July 10, 2013
    Colorescience CEO Mary Fisher has been honored by Ernst & Young with the 2013 San Diego Entrepreneur of the Year award. The annual award recognizes outstanding high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in inno…


  • GLO Science Talks Oral Health At New York City High School

    July 10, 2013
    Dr. Jonathan Levine, co-founder of GLO Science and its charitable organization the GLO Good Foundation, recently partnered with Oral-B and HealthCorps to educate students on the importance of oral health. On June 5, Levine encouraged 150 10th-12th g…


  • Trish McEvoy To Open First Store

    July 10, 2013
    Trish McEvoy has opened her first brick-and-mortar store in New York hot spot Southampton. The shop has a modern, clean feel and is staffed by a team of beauty experts trained in McEvoy’s “Power of Makeup” educational methodology.…


  • Nexxus Donates To Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

    July 10, 2013
    Nexxus Salon Hair Care has made a donation of $25,000 to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS to support the work of this wonderful organization. “Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS is proud to share the stage with Nexxus and be a part of this bea…


  • CPL Aromas Wins Three At BSP Awards

    July 10, 2013
    CPL Aromas has won three of give categories at Perfumery Excellence awards organized by the British Society of Perfumers (BSP). CPL was honored with the Nancy McConkey Award for Best Women’s Fragrance (Agent Provocateur’s Eau Provocateur…


  • P2 Science Forms Advisory Board

    July 10, 2013
    P2 Science, a renewable chemical company based in New Haven, CT, has formed a strategic advisory board with leading figures from industry academia and government. The scientific co-founders of the company, Prof. Paul Anastas and Dr. Patrick Foley, wo…


  • Bells Holds Annual Fragrance Workshop

    July 10, 2013
    The natural beauty of the Chicago Botanic Garden was the perfect setting for Bell Flavors & Fragrances’ annual fragrance workshop, at which the company brings together its sales, R&D, and marketing teams from North America and Canada to…


  • CP Kelco To Increase Pectin Production

    July 10, 2013
    The board of directors of CP Kelco, a leading pectin producer, approved the first phase in a series of projects to expand its Brazilian pectin operation by 30%. The expansion project will significantly increase the facility’s capacity to produc…


  • P&G Signs Licensing Deal with Little Busy Bodies

    P&G Signs Licensing Deal with Little Busy Bodies

    July 10, 2013
    Mom started, owned and operated company Little Busy Bodies, LLC has finalized a licensing agreement with Procter & Gamble in which it will make and market a line of saline infused products under the Puffs brand. The first product from the allianc…


  • Ernst & Young Honors Colorescience

    Ernst & Young Honors Colorescience's Fisher

    June 26, 2013
    Entrepreneur honored for SkinMedica work.


  • CP Kelco To Increase Pectin Production

    June 25, 2013
    Brazilian operation expanded by 30%.


  • Procter & Gamble Files Lawsuit Against CAO Group

    June 7, 2013
    • Procter & Gamble has filed a lawsuit in the Southern District of Ohio charging CAO Group with violating P&G’s intellectual property by manufacturing and selling its “Sheer White,” “Sheer FluorX” and &ldquo…


  • Clorox Company Names HSF Recipients

    June 7, 2013
    • The Clorox Company and the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) announced the 12 recipients of the Clorox Suena Sin Limites/Dream Without Limits scholarship program, aimed at supporting college-bound Hispanic high school students and Hispanic moms.…


  • Murad To Relocate Corporate Offices

    June 7, 2013
    • Murad, Inc. has signed a new 12-year lease and announced its plan to relocate corporate offices to accommodate the company’s exponential growth and future expansion. Having outgrown its current location, Murad has committed to a $35 mil…