• Challenge Test

    Challenge Test

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director April 29, 2010
    || Demand for green chemistry, bad publicity and an uninformed public are just some of the reasons why the preservative market remains a demanding one. But read on to learn why many suppliers are up for the challenge.

  • Style and Substance

    Style and Substance

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor April 28, 2010
    || Today's styling products are designed to achieve and maintain the perfect coif, with plenty of good-for-the-hair ingredients.

  • Keeping Up Appearances

    Keeping Up Appearances

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor April 28, 2010
    || Skin care industry executives report success in anti-aging and revitalizing SKUs for 2010 and beyond.

  • Talking About Tufco Technologies

    Talking About Tufco Technologies

    Karen McIntyre, editor April 14, 2010
    || in 1999, Tufco decided to go after wipes and executives haven’t looked back yet

  • What

    What's the Competition To Wipes?

    Susan Stansbury, contributing editor April 14, 2010
    || the never-ending need for convenience has propelled the wipes category forward, but other products could still be displaced by wipes

  • Innovative Wipes Packaging: Coming To A Store Near You

    Innovative Wipes Packaging: Coming To A Store Near You

    Sandra Levy, associate editor April 14, 2010
    || groundbreaking solutions are worth writing home about

  • Wipes: They

    Wipes: They're Not Just For Babies Anymore

    Suellen Bennett, Damian Kelly, Andy Kaziska, Mark Chandler and Cara Eaton, Croda Inc, Edison, NJ April 14, 2010
    || In this era of convenience, the ultimate convenience item is a wet wipe. They can be used to remove make-up, to clean the toilet, to wipe down the kitchen counter or to disinfect your hands. They are incredibly portable, and after you use them, int…

  • Wet Dryer Sheets

    Wet Dryer Sheets

    Dr. Markus Doerr , Cognis Corporation, info@cognis.com, www.cognis.com April 14, 2010
    || For textiles that look and feel good

  • Innovation in Motion

    Innovation in Motion

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director March 31, 2010
    || Successful household product marketers turn their backs on the recession, roll up their sleeves and dish out an array of new products.

  • Skin Care Polymer IP Trends

    Skin Care Polymer IP Trends

    March 31, 2010
    || In this article, University of Southern Mississippi researchers review recent U.S. patents and patent applications within the area of polymers in skin care.

  • A Green Makeover for Personal Care?

    A Green Makeover for Personal Care?

    Marc Stoiber, Maddock Douglas March 31, 2010
    || Sustainability is not always a thing of beauty. In January, Maddock Douglas released a study that tracked the actual versus the perceived sustainability of more than 90 leading U.S. corporations. The results were eye-opening, to say the least. In th…

  • Lessons from Antarctica

    Lessons from Antarctica

    March 30, 2010
    || AkzoNobel scientistsjoin representativesfrom a range ofcompanies for aneducational excursionto Antarctica, the mostremote place on Earth.

  • Effective Treatment for Ethnic Hair

    Effective Treatment for Ethnic Hair

    Manuel Gamez-Garcia, Joel Basilan, Colleen Rocafort and Cesar Mauras, BASF Care Chemicals March 30, 2010
    || There are many challenges to be overcome when formulating products for the ethnic hair care market. Here are some ideas to create effective products.

  • Making Waves

    Making Waves

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor March 30, 2010
    || Will 2010's product rollouts shake up ethnic hair care?

  • Fine Fragrance Launches  Post-Recessionary Consumers

    Fine Fragrance Launches Post-Recessionary Consumers

    Eric Zeitoun, Dragon Rouge USA March 30, 2010
    || Perhaps more than any other personal care category, fragrance launches capture the moment and crystallize how consumers react to changing societal dynamics.