Industry News

  • 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…


  • Ireland Keynotes ICMAD Young Designer Event

    May 2, 2014
    Kathy Ireland was the keynote speaker at the 2014 ICMAD Young Designer Event. The Young Designer competition awards the best design students around the country through their creativity and ingenuity. …


  • In-Cosmetics Award Winners

    May 2, 2014
    The winners of the In-Cosmetics Innovation Zone Best Ingredient Awards and the new Green Ingredient Award were announced in Hamburg, Germany. Gattefossé earned the Gold in this year’s Innovation Zone Awards, for the Emulium Mellifera, a…


  • Ouidad hired David L. Stern as president and CEO

    May 2, 2014
    Ouidad: hired David L. Stern as president and CEO. He joins Ouidad from Kao Brands Corporation where he served as regional executive officer for the mass business and global chief marketing officer/SVP of strategy and innovation. In these roles, Ster…


  • Next Step Laboratories welcomed Van Nguyen as account manager

    May 2, 2014
    Next Step Laboratories: welcomed Van Nguyen as account manager for the New York/Long Island region. Prior to joining Next Step Labs, she worked in various sales positions in the area of consumer goods and technology. She also worked extensively in fa…


  • CSPA promoted Brigid Klein to senior vice president

    May 2, 2014
    CSPA: has made several personnel moves. The association promoted Brigid Klein to senior vice president, and she continues to serve as general counsel and corporate secretary. Klein, who recently celebrated 20 years with the association, also manages…