Industry News

  • Method Picks Chicago for First US Manufacturing Site

    Method Picks Chicago for First US Manufacturing Site

    August 2, 2013
    Officials from Method joined Mayor Rahm Emanuel and representatives from Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration to announce that Method will open a flagship manufacturing facility in the Pullman neighborhood in Chicago. It is the company&rsqu…

  • SC Johnson Recognized for Energy, Carbon Management

    August 2, 2013
    SC Johnson has been honored by 2degrees with a Sustainability Champion award for its commitment to long term energy and carbon management. The company was recognized for its renewable energy project at its Waxdale facility at an awards ceremony on Ju…

  • Jeen Unveils New Website with Expanded Formulary

    August 2, 2013
    Jeen International relaunched its website, Key improvements include an easier navigation system, streamlined search function, expanded formulary section, additional literature links and an entirely new look. In combination with maintai…

  • New Website for Tempo

    August 2, 2013
     Tempo has rolled out its new website,, which it says provides customers with an enhanced on-line experience that connects their product development projects with a uniquely designed hub of technical and market trend information. T…

  • L’Oréal USA Holds STEM Sweepstakes

    August 2, 2013
     L’Oréal USA For Girls In Science—an initiative dedicated to inspiring and empowering girls to pursue their career goals in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)—has launched a “Connected Through STEM&rd…

  • Lifestyle Expert Creates Beauty Business Camp for Teens

    August 2, 2013
    Beauty BizCamp Inc.—designed to expose teens to the breadth of careers across the beauty spectrum—has been started by Corynne Corbett, beauty and lifestyle expert who has held positions at Elle, Real Simple and Essence. Through this non-…

  • Prestige Brands Adds to OTC Business

    August 2, 2013
    Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. continues to build its OTC remedies arsenal. The company has acquired Care Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd., a privately-held Australian marketer and distributor of over-the-counter (OTC) healthcare brands for children and adul…

  • Coast Southwest Launches New Website

    August 2, 2013
    Coast Southwest, Inc. has new, updated website, “Creating a better online experience is an essential component of Coast Southwest’s ongoing commitment to make it easier for our customers to do business with our compan…

  • NAD Flags New Nordic For Supplement Claims

    August 2, 2013
    The National Advertising Division (NAD) has recommended that New Nordic US, Inc. modify or discontinue claims for the company’s Hair Volume dietary supplement, including claims that suggest use of the product could reverse balding in women. As…

  • Annual Look Good Feel Better Beauty Editors Day on Aug. 1

    August 2, 2013
     On Aug. 1, Look Good Feel Better hosted its second annual Look Good Feel Better Beauty Editors Day in conjunction with Saks Fifth Avenue and 31 leading beauty and lifestyle magazines and beauty brands. Held at Saks Fifth Avenue’s flagshi…

  • WFFC Open Dinner To Honor Carol Karahadian

    August 2, 2013
    Women in Flavor & Fragrance Commerce (WFF) has selected Dr. Carol Karahadian, global director of Sensory-R&D division, Starbucks Coffee Company, to be honored at its 31st WFFC Open Dinner on Sept. 25, 2013, at the Westmount Country Club in We…

  • MidOcean Partners Buys Water Pik, Inc.

    August 2, 2013
    Private equity firm MidOcean Partners has acquired, along with Vulcan Capital and other investors, Water Pik, Inc., best known for its oral health and replacement showerhead business segments. “MidOcean has followed the success of Water Pik fo…

  • Industry Mourns Two Skin Care Innovators

    August 2, 2013
    The skin care industry has lost two members who helped push the science to new levels with Retin-A and topical antioxidants. Dr. James Edwin Fulton Dr. James Edwin Fulton, Jr., a skin care innovator, has died after a battle with colon cancer. He was…

  • Jeen Achieves
ISO Certification

    Jeen Achieves ISO Certification

    July 31, 2013
    Earns ISO 9001:2008

  • Clariant Signs Up for UN Global Compact

    Clariant Signs Up for UN Global Compact

    July 31, 2013
    Complement to firm's sustainability activities.