Industry News

  • APG Surfactants Wins Award

    November 2, 2007
    At the HBA Expo in New York City, Cognis Care Chemicals was awarded the “New Technology Launch Award” for its APG surfactants Green Chemical Solution advertising campaign. In line with the Green Chemical Solution platform, the APG sur…


  • McIntyre Group Broadens Northwest Distribution

    November 2, 2007
    McIntyre Group announced an expansion of the Northwest distribution territory for Tarr, LLC (Portland, OR) to include Idaho, in addition to existing coverage in Oregon and Washington for the McIntyre line of surfactants, preservatives, amine oxides a…


  • LOral USA Breaks Ground For New NJ Headquarters

    November 2, 2007
    At a ceremony presided by New Jersey State Senator Tom Kean Jr. and Berkeley Heights, NJ Mayor David A. Cohen, L’Oréal USA broke ground last month for a new state-of the-art facility at Connell Corporate Park in Berkeley Heights, NJ.…


  • AOCS Launches Open Innovation Program for Its Next Meeting

    November 2, 2007
    The American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) Foundation recently approved the purchase of a new software system that will be introduced with the 2008 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo in Seattle May 18-21. Meeting delegates will be given the opportunity to…


  • Agilex, a New Supplier Of Fragrances, Flavors

    November 2, 2007
    Carlo W. Colesanti, chairman, chief executive officer and president, of FFG (Flavor and Fragrance Group) Industries, Inc., announced the launch of Agilex Flavors & Fragrances Inc., a new company that has been formed through the integration of FFG…


  • Pangea Conducts Pink Ribbon Campaign

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • Caswell-Massey Acquired By The Equitium Group

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • LOral Paris Notes 10 Years Of Working with the OCRF

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • Industry Expert Opens Regulatory, Technical Practice

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • Spangler Named Educator Of the Year

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • NMI Sponsors Good and Green Marketing Conference

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • Empire and Regis Merge For Cosmetology Education

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • Henkel Makes Substainability List on Dow Jones Index

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • Special Dermal Needs Conference Set for March

    October 3, 2007
    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…


  • Inroads Selects Dial As Company of the Year

    October 3, 2007
    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…