Features


  • Preservation Society

    Preservation Society

    The war on preservatives continues…until the next outbreak of contaminated products affects consumers, anyway. Read on to find out how the industry is fighting back.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 05.02.14

  • Rejuvenate the Skin

    Rejuvenate the Skin

    Lipotec researchers detail how to improve the appearance of facial skin, especially lips, without resorting to frequent injections or costly cosmetic surgery.
    05.02.14

  • Skin Care
    Photo Finish

    Photo Finish

    The quest for a flawless, camera-ready face drives the skin care category.
    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 05.02.14

  • Printing AMPS UP

    Printing AMPS UP

    Once a tool for branding, printing on wipes substrates is changing the functionality of wipes.
    Karen McIntyre, Senior Editor 04.14.14

  • The Next Steps for Flushable Wipes

    The Next Steps for Flushable Wipes

    New report says four key trends are driving the market for flushable wipes forward.
    Smithers Apex 04.14.14

  • Beyond Softness

    Beyond Softness

    In the evolution of wipes, what they contain has become just as important as how they feel. Efficacy now, as well as aesthetics, plays an increasingly important role in a product’s success.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 04.14.14

  • The New Generation of Dispersible Technology

    The New Generation of Dispersible Technology

    Today’s new wipes products are looking to achieve higher levels of dispersibility to meet consumer and industry demands.
    Karen McIntyre, Senior Editor 04.14.14

  • Positive Visualization

    Positive Visualization

    Artisan ingredients and novel presentation inspire marketers to boost business in the fine fragrance arena.
    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor 04.01.14

  • Beauty Without Borders

    Beauty Without Borders

    Leaders in multicultural skin and hair care focus on solution-driven formulations.
    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 04.01.14

  • …But I Won’t Do That!

    …But I Won’t Do That!

    They’ll do anything for the businesses that they love.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 04.01.14

  • These Are Big Days For Big Data

    These Are Big Days For Big Data

    Tracking the consumer has never been more important…or more precise.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 04.01.14

  • ‘Miles’ A Minute

    ‘Miles’ A Minute

    TSG Consumer Partners’ Diane Miles—a former CEO of Perricone MD and Benefit Cosmetics—discusses lessons learned in the fast-paced beauty business
    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 03.05.14

  • No Prescription Necessary

    No Prescription Necessary

    No pain, no gain. When it comes to over-the-counter products, the best-performing segments include analgesic rubs and anti-itch treatments. Acne treatment sales may be down a bit, but when folks are hurting, they’re turning to OTC treatments rather than relying on their doctors.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 03.05.14

  • Variety is the Spice

    Variety is the Spice

    R&D teams are adapting to consumer demand by incorporating novel ingredients, forms and functions to the latest hair styling products.
    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor 03.05.14

  • Blurred Lines

    Blurred Lines

    Category leaders are formulating lotions and sprays that feature anti-aging ingredients with improved feel and performance, making today’s sun care products easier to incorporate into both the daily routine and a day at the beach.
    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor 03.05.14

  • For Men Only

    For Men Only

    In today’s fast-growing men’s grooming segment, guys want tailor-made solutions that require unique ingredients, according to Evonik researchers.
    Silke Langer, Dr. Manuela Pflaumbaum, Dr. Annika Schrader, Isabell Witt and Paul Zayas, Evonik 03.05.14

  • TSCA Reform Tops ACI Agenda

    TSCA Reform Tops ACI Agenda

    The laundry care category is awash with novel chemistry and dispensing concepts. But to keep the innovations flowing, the industry calls for meaningful reform of the 1976 Toxic Substances and Control Act during the annual meeting and convention of the American Cleaning Institute.
    Tom Branna , Editorial Director 03.05.14

  • Innovation Wanted

    Suppliers to the laundry and home care sector bring new products, new capacity and new technology to market as consumers seek solutions to make cleaning easier than ever.
    Tom Branna, Editorial Director 03.05.14

  • Air Care/Environmental Fragrance | AP/Deo | Color Cosmetics | Disinfectants | Fine Fragrance | Hair Care | Household Cleaning | I&I Marketplace | Laundry Care | Oral Care | OTC/Medicated  | Packaging | Personal Cleansers | Skin Care | Sun Care | Testing

    Trade Association Directory 2014

    Following are the contact details of trade associations that serve various segments of our industry and are mentioned frequently in the pages of Happi. Associations that are not listed but wish to be included should contact Tom Branna, Happi/Rodman Media, Ramsey, NJ Tel: (201) 880-2223; Fax: (201) 825-0553; Email: tbranna@rodmanmedia.com.
    02.07.14

  • Importance of Preservatives

    Whether in food or dermatological and cosmetic formulations, the right preservative is critical to a product’s efficacy and safety.
    Mohinder Singh, PhD, Consultant to Blistex Inc. 02.07.14