• Whistle While You Do Housework?

    Whistle While You Do Housework?

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director April 3, 2013
    Nobody wants to live in a dirty home, but do they really want to take all the steps necessary to get their homes clean? You know, washing, mopping, disinfecting, wiping. It’s exhausting to type it, let alone do it—and it’s a conun…

  • Ethnic Hair Care Ingredients

    Ethnic Hair Care Ingredients

    Uta Kortemeier, Brian Yang, Stephanie Facuri, Silke Langer, Peter Schwab and Anna Howe , Evonik Industries April 3, 2013
    Evonik researchers have developed new materials.

  • Breaking Barriers

    Breaking Barriers

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor April 3, 2013

  • Laundry Daze

    Laundry Daze

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor March 13, 2013
    From powders to single dose packs and pods, convenience and performance have driven the US detergent category over the last 50 years. And while consumers have benefitted from these all advances, they still don’t like doing laundry.

  • ACI Cleans Up

    ACI Cleans Up

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director March 13, 2013
    Attendance jumps, membership grows, and marketers and suppliers get down to business at the American Cleaning Institute’s annual meeting in Orlando, FL.

  • Are We There Yet?

    Are We There Yet?

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director March 13, 2013
    Like many of their customers, suppliers to the detergent industry continue to wait for the global economy to make a complete recovery. In the meantime, they’re counting on innovation to propel the market forward.

  • Of Aches & Acne

    Of Aches & Acne

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director March 13, 2013
    Over-the-counter remedies run the gamut from anti-itch to anti-zit. Some categories are growing faster than others, and there are several profitable niches to be mined.

  • Style in Motion

    Style in Motion

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor March 13, 2013
    Today’s styling aids deliver performance—and care—in a variety of forms.

  • Guiding Light

    Guiding Light

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor March 13, 2013
    Wearing sunscreen and other products with SPF is becoming as common as brushing your teeth or combing your hair. No wonder then that sales of suntan lotion and oil in mass market outlets rose more than 3% to $1.2 billion (see chart below) in the pa…

  • Saving Face

    Saving Face

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor February 12, 2013
    A look at the facial skin care segment over the years.

  • Natural/Organic Has Room to Grow

    Natural/Organic Has Room to Grow

    Imogen Matthews , In-Cosmetics February 12, 2013
    After slumping during The Great Recession, global sales of natural and organic cosmetics and toiletries topped $9 billion in 2011.

  • Katz Comes Back

    Katz Comes Back

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director February 12, 2013
    Fragrance industry veteran Neil Katz is back in the game with Omni Scents.

  • Trade Association Directory 2013

    Trade Association Directory 2013

    February 12, 2013
    Following are the contact details of trade associations that serve varioussegments of our industry and are mentioned frequently in the pages of Happi.Associations not listed should contact the editor at 70 Hilltop Rd., Ramsey, NJ 07446,Tel: (201) 825-2552; Fax: (201) 825-0553; E-mail: tbranna@rodmanmedia.com

  • Great Communicators

    Great Communicators

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director February 12, 2013
    From its new headquarters in Philadelphia, EMD Chemicals works closely with its customers to create unique personal care products.

  • The Annual happi Buyer

    The Annual happi Buyer's Guide

    February 12, 2013
    Here is a comprehensive guide to suppliers of raw materials for the manufacture of soaps and detergents, cosmetics and toiletries, waxes and polishes, disinfectants and sanitizers, insecticides and other chemical specialties.

RELATED TOPICS