Welcome Guest to Happi

Subscribe Free: Magazine | eNewsletter

current issue Wipes 2014
Print RSS Feed

Blog

Related Searches: contract Care Products china sales
April 28, 2009
Just got a release from Information Resources Inc. that identifies the emergence of a "Downturn Generation" with permanently changed behaviors. According to IRI, this new generation of Americans is adopting practices similar to Depression-e…  Read More »
April 3, 2009
First there was the G-7. Then came the G-8. But this week’s meeting by leaders of the G-20 makes it clear that in order to solve the world’s problems, it will take more than efforts by the U.S., Western Europe, Japan and Russia. Together,…  Read More »
Beauty Buzz: Smashbox Artist Eye Palette in Muse
April 2, 2009
I think just about everyone’s ready for Spring. Although I do appreciate the view of the local ski spot from my office window, the fact that there’s a few melted spots on the mountain are proof that warmer weather may be here to stay so…  Read More »
April 1, 2009
On one of those social networking sites I recently posted a question to all my male “friends” who are Dads: What do you really want for Father’s Day this year?     The answers ranged widely from hand drawn cards to si…  Read More »
March 10, 2009
With the Food and Drug Administration insisting that final regulations regarding sunscreens will be published in May, marketers better have their consumer hotlines in good working order to handle the onslaught of phone calls that are sure to follow w…  Read More »
March 9, 2009
Merck's recent announcement that it will purchase Schering-Plough for $41 billion has the industry abuzz about potential suitors for Coppertone, one of the leading sun care brands in the U.S. with sales of $239 million. Industry sources say the…  Read More »
Beauty Buzz: Clinique Quick Blush
March 4, 2009
Portability is a desirable attribute for any makeup product, making it easy to beautify oneself on the go. Lipstick and mascara are always handy, already contained in their mechanisms for application; while eyeshadow and blush are a bit trickier&md…  Read More »
Beauty Buzz: MAC Cosmetics Brunette Collection
February 9, 2009
It is said the best makeup makes one look as if she’s not really wearing anything at all. Brands such as Almay and Cover Girl have capitalized on this concept with special cosmetic collections targeted toward select skin tones and hair colors…  Read More »
Beauty Buzz: Stila Pearl Shimmer Gloss
February 9, 2009
A girl’s gotta love sparkly diamonds and pearls. But with a not-so-jazzy economy, who really has the funds to spare on precious gems? Thankfully, marketers are catching on and incorporating actually diamond and pearl dust into their beauty pr…  Read More »
Beauty Buzz: Almay Pure Blends
February 9, 2009
It’s no secret that “naturals” has been the biggest beauty buzzword in the business for the past year, and continues to be on-trend. Mass-market cosmetic brands like Maybelline and CoverGirl have made a successful foray into the m…  Read More »
December 24, 2008
Finally, finally, the age of the Baby Boomers is coming to a close. You know this group all too well; those born between 1945 and 1964 who promised to change the world, but ultimately left it worse than when they found it. According to Marian Salzma…  Read More »
December 1, 2008
Seeing Red on Black Friday   I have no sympathy for the Big Three automakers. All of them have put out mediocre products for decades and now their CEOs have the gall to fly down to Washington in their private jets and ask for a handout!   A…  Read More »
November 16, 2008
Bright Lights, Big City I've lived in the suburbs of New York City for more than 40 years, so the novelty of skyscrapers, Broadway and other landmarks has worn off a bit during the past four decades. But next month, I'll be sure to look up a…  Read More »
November 4, 2008
Fans of Guns ‘n Roses have been eagerly awaiting the rollout of the group’s final album, Chinese Democracy, for more than a decade. Their wait will end on Nov. 23, according to Billboard.com. Unfortunately, the wait for the return of the…  Read More »
October 30, 2008
Now it's official. The U.S. economy slipped 0.3% at an annualized rate in the third quarter. The decline in real gross domestic product was the largest since the end of the last recession in late 2001. The economy grew at a 2.8% pace in the secon…  Read More »