Industry News


  • Inroads Selects Dial As Company of the Year

    The Dial Corporation was awarded Company of the Year by Inroads at the organization’s 19th annual awards banquet. The award is presented to the corporation in the Southwest region that has exceeded all expectations and has demonstrated excellen…
    10.03.07

  • Special Dermal Needs Conference Set for March

    Robert A. Grayson, partner in Grayson Associates marketing consulting firm to the beauty industry, announces a formidable schedule of ingredient/technology conferences for 2008, featuring Special Dermal-Needs with a full, two-day track of seminars de…
    10.03.07

  • Henkel Makes Substainability List on Dow Jones Index

    Henkel has been listed as a sustainability leader for the first time in the Personal & Household Goods market sector of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) and the Dow Jones STOXX Sustainability Index (DJSI STOXX). In the co…
    10.03.07

  • Empire and Regis Merge For Cosmetology Education

    Empire Beauty Schools has completed the merger of its accredited cosmetology schools with the accredited cosmetology schools of Regis Corporation, the global leader in the $150 billion hair care industry, to form Empire Education Group. The new c…
    10.03.07

  • NMI Sponsors Good and Green Marketing Conference

    The Natural Marketing Institute (NMI), a provider of strategic consulting, consumer insights and market research services for the health, wellness and sustainability marketplace, will be a title sponsor of the upcoming Good and Green Marketing Confer…
    10.03.07

  • Spangler Named Educator Of the Year

    The Cosmetology Educators of America (CEA) named Wendy Spangler, an educator at Brio Academy of Cosmetology in Meridien, CT, as the N.F. Cimaglia Cosmetology Educator of the Year at the association’s 13th annual convention in Las Vegas. The…
    10.03.07

  • Industry Expert Opens Regulatory, Technical Practice

    Doug Schoon, scientist, educator, author and leading beauty industry expert, has opened a consulting practice specializing in global regulatory, scientific and chemical issues. With many years of experience working with regulators in the U.S., Eu…
    10.03.07

  • LOral Paris Notes 10 Years Of Working with the OCRF

    L’Oréal Paris proudly commemorates the 10th anniversary of its partnership with The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) and its ongoing commitment to women’s health and empowerment causes. Over the past decade, L’Or&eacut…
    10.03.07

  • Caswell-Massey Acquired By The Equitium Group

    Caswell-Massey, a marketer of luxury personal grooming products, has been acquired by The Equitium Group. Equitium is a Miami-based investment firm focused on the health and beauty as well as the luxury products and services industries. Caswell-M…
    10.03.07

  • Pangea Conducts Pink Ribbon Campaign

    This October, Pangea Organics, a marketer of organic bath and body products, launched its first annual Beyond the Pink Ribbon campaign designed to inform consumers of the risks of breast cancer and educate consumers about healthy alternatives in per…
    10.03.07

  • Honeywell Selected As Global Marketer of Accuscrub

    They’re available in six vibrant, saturated colors ideal for washes and are now available from Honeywell. Accutech LLC appointed Honeywell as the global marketer for its Accuscrub bead product line outside of the NAFTA region. This is an add…
    09.11.07

  • DuPont Tate & Lyle Open $100 M Bio-PDO Facility

    DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products, LLC, an equally owned joint venture of DuPont and Tate & Lyle, marked the growing demand for products made from its Bio-PDO product with a new facility in Loudon County, TN. U.S. Secretary of Energy Samuel W.…
    09.11.07

  • Platinum Award for Henkel

    Henkel garnered two 2006 Vision Awards at the League of American Communications Professionals (LACP) print, video and web communications competition. Taking first place in the “Household & Personal” category, the Henkel Annual Report…
    09.11.07

  • Arista Opens Southeast Office

    Arista Industries, a supplier of marine and vegetable oils, has opened a Southeastern sales office in Hilton Head Island, SC. Michelle Coluccio, an industry professional with 12 years of experience, will manage the new office, with sales and service…
    09.11.07

  • Valley Consumer Products To Expand in Memphis

    Longtime Memphis manufacturer Valley Consumer Products Group has signed a lease for 303,000 square feet at Raines Distribution Center in Southeast Memphis. Through several acquisitions and sustained growth, the company now has several manufacturing a…
    09.11.07

  • OPI and Victorias Secret Collaborate on Holiday Catalog

    When the Victoria’s Secret “Angels” posed for its upcoming holiday catalog and runway special, OPI celebrity manicurist Beth Fricke made their nails look “heavenly.” Seven “Angels” enjoyed OPI manicures and…
    09.11.07

  • P&G Unveils My Black Is Beautiful

    The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) announced the launch of “My Black is Beautiful,” a program designed to ignite and support a sustained national conversation by, for and about black women. The initiative was created to serve as t…
    09.11.07

  • Lysol Donates to American Red Cross

    The Lysol Brand Team of Reckitt Benckiser Inc. has made a significant donation of Lysol Brand disinfectants to the U.S.-based blood collection centers of the American Red Cross. This donation will support the organization’s infection contro…
    09.11.07

  • Clinique Awards Inaugural Nursing Scholarships

    Clinique announced the first recipients of its nursing scholarships. The Clinique Nursing Scholarship Program aims to further the collaboration between the medical community and Clinique. The scholarship recipients from New York represent a diverse g…
    09.11.07

  • Liberty Media Buys Stake in Borba

    Through its Liberty Interactive division, Liberty Media has purchased a minority stake in Borba, the manufacturer of drinkable and topical skin care formulas. The move could have a major impact on the cosmetic industry, since Liberty’s Interact…
    09.11.07