Features


  • Surfactant Market Update

    Suppliers develop innovative products and programs to meet the dynamic needs of this important segment.
    09.04.07

  • Retail Regulations

    Retail Regulations

    A tour of Wal-Marts new requirements for its legions of vendors.
    09.04.07

  • Magic in the Air

    Magic in the Air

    Home fresheners lead the market, while candles try to keep up.
    09.04.07

  • UV Protection in Skin Care

    UV Protection in Skin Care

    Its a day at the beach for many anti-aging products. Increasingly popular in skin product formulas, SPFs are a necessity in daily anti-aging care.
    09.04.07

  • Baby Boom

    Baby Boom

    Specialty products for little ones make giant steps in 2007.
    07.31.07

  • Shades of Autumn

    Shades of Autumn

    Fall's color cosmetics offer an array of hues.
    07.31.07

  • Fresh Scents

    Fresh Scents

    Antiperspirant, deodorant marketers are catering more to consumers.
    07.09.07

  • Beauty in a Pill?

    Beauty in a Pill?

    Beauty-enhancing supplements infused with nutrients command shelf space.
    07.06.07

  • In-Cosmetics in Review

    In-Cosmetics in Review

    Another year, another record attendance for Europes largest trade show devoted to the global personal care industry.
    05.29.07

  • An Actives Lifestyle

    An Actives Lifestyle

    Aging Baby Boomers and skittish young consumers are driving growth of personal care actives.
    05.29.07

  • Packaging Power: Capped  Jarred

    Packaging Power: Capped Jarred

    Packaging suppliers must find ways to comply with new TSA requirements
    05.29.07

  • Cosmetics Go Green

    Cosmetics Go Green

    Industry insiders weigh in on todays top trends in natural ingredients.
    05.29.07

  • Preservative Market Update

    Preservative Market Update

    Consumer groups, rather than knowledgeable cosmetic chemists, are dictating how products are preserved. And that has some industry experts worried.
    04.27.07

  • Hair Care with Style

    Hair Care with Style

    Hair styling trends indicate that consumers crave volume. Now marketers are trying to fill that void with an array of products.
    04.27.07

  • Skin Care Grows Up

    Skin Care Grows Up

    Skin care sales continue to rise as companies introduce advanced anti-aging and professional products at home.
    04.27.07

  • Going Green Gets Going

    Going Green Gets Going

    Going green may be the easiest way to gain a foothold in the chemical specialties segment, a category that remains heavily fragmented, say industry experts.
    04.03.07

  • Skin Care Polymer Developments

    Skin Care Polymer Developments

    an update on polymers that are based on natural or modified natural materials, as well as a look at advances in silicone elastomer and polymer synthesis.
    04.03.07

  • Fine Fragrance Trends

    Fine Fragrance Trends

    Celebrity scent sales stall as fashion house partnerships and niche, personalized fragrances are poised to take off.
    03.30.07

  • Cleanse, Condition, Repair, Repeat

    Cleanse, Condition, Repair, Repeat

    With new products focusing on health, ethnic hair care gets stronger.
    03.30.07

  • Sweat It Out

    Sweat It Out

    The Ap/Deo market has found a lucrative niche in the spray category but where does that leave traditional formats?
    03.05.07