Industry News

  • Arylessence Releases TrendWatch

    August 31, 2012
    • In a world filled with stress and fatigue, a personal sense of well being and a desire for a balanced life are priorities that matter to Americans of all ages, according Arylessence TrendWatch, a comprehensive analysis of U.S. consumer attit…


  • BioScreen Opens Ophthalmology Test Lab In Phoenix, AZ

    August 31, 2012
    • BioScreen has opened an ophthalmology testing laboratory at its Phoenix facilities, offering comprehensive ophthalmologic safety testing. Examples of claims such as “Ophthalmologist Tested,” “Safe for sensitive eyes,&rd…


  • INDA Seeks Wipes Product Entries for Visionary Award

    August 31, 2012
    • Got a great wipe? Nominate it—or your customers’ product—for a Visionary Innovation Award, which will be presented at INDA’s Vision Consumer Products Conference, to take place Jan. 29-31, 2013 at the Rosen Centre Hote…


  • Dr. Perricone To Open Happi  Anti-Aging Conference, Sept. 18-19

    Dr. Perricone To Open Happi Anti-Aging Conference, Sept. 18-19

    August 1, 2012
    Dr. Perricone To Open Happi Anti-Aging Conference, Sept. 18-19


  • Dr. Perricone To Open Happi Anti-Aging Conference, Sept. 18-19

    August 1, 2012
    (From l-r) Drs. Perricone, Linder, Downie and Alexis will all speak at Happi’s Anti-Aging Conference next month. • Anti-aging skin care is one the cosmetic industries hotte…


  • L’Oréal, AKK Promote Sustainable Trade Of Shea Kernels

    August 1, 2012
    • L’Oréal and AAK have signed an agreement to develop the trade of shea kernels to improve the volumes and the quality of the raw material and to secure improved living conditions for women in Burkina Faso, West Africa. The agr…


  • Robertet’s ‘Seed to Scent’ Celebrates Milestone

    August 1, 2012
    • Robertet’s latest “Seed to Scent” luncheon at the New York Botanical Garden—“Rolls Royce & The Bespoke Rose—honored how both the luxury car maker and the fragrance house transform and integrate natural…


  • SACI Golf Outing Is Set for Sept. 10

    August 1, 2012
    • The Sales Association of the Chemical Industry (SACI) Golf Outing is slated for Monday, Sept. 10 at Knob Hill Golf Course in Manalapan, NJ. Reservations for the outing are due Sept. 1. The price is $165 per golfer and includes golf, cart, an…


  • WFFC Announces 2012 Board of Directors for Chicago

    August 1, 2012
    • Women in Flavor & Fragrance Commerce (WFFC) announced the 2012 board of directors for the Chicago chapter. The officers are: president – Karen Van Kampen (Kerry Ingredients & Flavours –Americas), vice president–Mari…


  • 11th New Jersey Symposium on Biomaterials Science

    August 1, 2012
    • The Hyatt Regency Hotel in New Brunswick, NJ will play host to the 11th New Jersey Symposium on Biomaterials Science, Oct. 9-11. Joachim Kohn, Ph.D., Rutgers University, will deliver the opening day keynote address, “Perspectives o…


  • Walgreens To Acquire USA Drug Pharmacy Chain in Mid-South

    August 1, 2012
    • Walgreen Co. is purchasing a regional drugstore chain in the mid-South region of the US from Stephen L. LaFrance Holdings, Inc. and members of the LaFrance family. The transaction includes 144 stores currently operated under the USA Drug, Su…


  • Ulta Beauty Opens PA Distribution Center

    August 1, 2012
    • Ulta Beauty has opened its new 373,000 square foot distribution center in Chambersburg, PA; it is the company’s third distribution center in the US. The retailer says this new spot is a key component of its 1,000 unit store growth…


  • Clariant Rebrands

    August 1, 2012
    • Clariant has undergone a fundamental change in recent years, having successfully completing a restructuring phase—and the company has since unveiled a new branding endeavor. The new branding is said to translate the firm’s approa…


  • Color & Pigments 2012 Is Oct. 24-26 in Miami

    August 1, 2012
    • The “Future of Pigments and Color Cosmetics Summit” will unite the leading pigment experts under one roof at the Hilton Miami Downtown in Miami, FL, Oct. 24-26. Offering two separate tracks of educational presentations and num…


  • Lubrizol Acquires Lipotec

    June 29, 2012
    Lubrizol Acquires Lipotec