Marketing News


  • Delta Carbona

    l Delta Carbona, Fairfield, NJ, has launched Chlorine Bleach tabs. These quick dissolving tabs whiten like bleach but without the risk of splatters. A 4.5-oz. box with 16 tablets has the same whitening power as a traditional gallon of bleach, execu…
    11.14.05

  • Rembrandt Puts Crest

    The tooth whitening war is getting nasty. According to a study by Den-Mat Corp., Santa Maria, CA, Rembrandt mouthtray bleaching kits whiten teeth better and longer than Crest Whitestrips. The Rembrandt kit was used for two weeks, and the Rembrandt Pl…
    11.14.05

  • Johnson & Johnson Earns Patent for Foaming Oil Gel

    l Patent No. US 6,524,594 B1: UK-based researchers for Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Skillman, NJ, were awarded a patent for a foaming oil gel comprising at least one ionic surfactant, oil, gelling agent, nonionic emulsifier and water.…
    11.14.05

  • N-acetyl Aldosamines

    Patent No. US 6,524,593 B1: Pennsyl-vania-based researchers patented a topical composition to treat cosmetic conditions or dermatological disorders using an effective amount of at least one compound selected from the group consisting of N-acetyl aldo…
    11.14.05

  • Coletica Patents

    Patent No. US 6,524,595 B1: Coletica, Lyons, France, has patented a cosmetic containing at least one substituted cyclodextrin in the form of a nanoparticle or micelle that is topically applied to skin zones.…
    11.14.05

  • LOral Earns Patent

    Patent No. US 6,524,596 B1: L’Oréal S.A., Paris, France, has earned a patent for a hair product with at least one aqueous dispersion of insoluble particles of fixing polymer that has a mean sticking energy of less than 200 microjoules.…
    11.14.05

  • Coty Patents Decorative,

    Patent No. US 6,524,565 B1: NJ-based researchers for Coty BV, The Netherlands, patented a water-resistant cosmetic gel comprising a water-emulsifiable film-forming agent, water-immiscible aliphatic hydrocarbon solvent, nonionic emulsifier, water, cos…
    11.14.05

  • Kao Awarded Patent

    Patent No. US 6,524,597 B2: A researcher for Kao Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, patented a pressed powder cosmetic composition containing a fluorine resin powder, a film-forming polymer and a fluorine oil.…
    11.14.05

  • Cosmetic Composition

    Patent No. US 6,524,598 B2: Ohio-based researchers for Procter & Gamble Co. earned a patent for a cosmetic composition with a non-emulsifying crosslinked siloxane elastomer, emulsifying cross-linked siloxane elastomer, solvent, skin conditioning…
    11.14.05

  • Use of Milk Thistle

    Patent No. US 6,524,599 B2: A research-er for Skinceuticals Inc., Garland, TX, patented a milk thistle extract, soybean protein and alpha tocopherol mixture for use on skin, hair and nails.…
    11.14.05

  • Sensitive Teeth Composition

    Patent No. US 6,524,558 B2: The Research Foundation of the State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY, patented an oral composition comprising a guanidinium alkaline salt or free base, a water-insoluble calcium salt and an orally acceptable carrie…
    11.14.05

  • BASF Earns Patent For

    Patent No. US 6,524,560 B1: BASF AG, Ludwigshafen, Germany, patented UV skin- and hair-protecting cosmetic (280-400nm) comprising a cosmetically suitable carrier alone or together with the UV-absorbing compounds.…
    11.14.05

  • Sea Buckthorn Oil Cosmetic

    Patent No. US 6,524,561 B2: Altai Cos-metics Ltd., Springfield, NJ, patented a cosmetic containing sea buckthorn oil to create a yellow-orange color and an antioxidant to prevent the degradation of color over time.…
    11.14.05

  • Antiperspirant with Silicone

    Patent No. US 6,524,562 B2: A research-er for P&G earned a patent for a single-phase antiperspirant composition containing a solubilized antiperspirant active, solvent, silicone elastomer and volatile silicone.…
    11.14.05

  • Gillette Launches New

    The Gillette Company, Boston, MA, unveiled a new TV ad campaign last month emphasizing Oral-B’s technological innovation and clinical superiority. The spots combine high-tech imagery of Oral-B dental experts in laboratory settings with the tagl…
    11.14.05

  • Zirh Inks Licensing Deal

    l Zirh Skin Nutrition has signed a licensing agreement with French Connection Ltd. to manufacture and distribute men’s and women’s FCUK prestige fragrances and ancillary products. The lines will debut this fall in fine department and spec…
    11.14.05

  • Hawaiian Tropic Welcomes

    Hawaiian Tropic is a step ahead of summer as it gets set with its $16 million ad campaign including regional radio, print advertising, television and pageantry. New products to be touted this year include extensions of the Hawaiian Tropic Barbie line…
    11.14.05

  • Revlon Donates $5 Million To Cancer Research in 2002

    Revlon, Inc. and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) recently distributed $5 million in grants to breast and ovarian cancer research, awareness and prevention programs from funds raised through nearly 100,000 volunteers at this year’s R…
    11.11.05

  • Colgate-Palmolive

    Colgate-Palmolive gives clothing that all-day ironed look with Suavitel Perfect Press, a wrinkle-reducing ironing spray. It contains odor neutralizers and fiber relaxers that relax wrinkles. Suavitel is the leading fabric softener in Mexico and Latin…
    11.11.05

  • Sothys new Oxyliance foundation

    Sothys’ new Oxyliance foundation, set to debut in March, is formulated to allow skin to breathe, as well as protect it against pollutants and smooth the complexion. During application, the creamy texture transforms to powder. The Oxyliance foun…
    11.11.05