• Sure It Cleans, But is It Green?

    Sure It Cleans, But is It Green?

    The focus is still on efficacy and value, but more customers want to know if the I&I supplies they buy are environmentally-friendly.

  • Fine Fragrance Trends

    Fine Fragrance Trends

    Celebrities hold steady in the fragrance market while organics make their way into the perfume arena.

  • All  Washed Up

    All Washed Up

    Liquid soap reigns as cleanser of choice, while organic ingredients emerge as a growing trend.

  • Men Belly Up to the Beauty Bar

    Men Belly Up to the Beauty Bar

    While mens skin care sales begin to slow, Amenity pioneers clinical grooming to jumpstart the segment.

  • Unilever CEO: Turning Vision into Execution

    Detergent industry must do a better job on sustainability.

  • Feed Your Face

    Advanced Formulations launches an all-natural and edible skin care line.

  • From Rags to Riches

    From Rags to Riches

    That old dust rag has nothing on todays wipes. Marketers continue to roll out innovative products that boast unique nonwoven fibers and novel cleaning solutions to make hard surface cleaning and personal cleansing easier than ever!

  • Efficacy is Everything

    Efficacy is Everything

    Claims sell products, and testing labs provide marketers with the sites, services and scientific proof they need to stand behind them.

  • Ethnic Skin Care

    Ethnic Skin Care

    Ethnic skin care companies tap into a growing

  • A Breath of Fresh Air

    A Breath of Fresh Air

    Home fragrance sales stay solid as traditional air fresheners are superceded by more luxurious products.

  • Skin Care Sports SPF

    Skin Care Sports SPF

    Sun protection continues to appear in everything from facial moisturizers to lip balms, and demand continues to grow as skin cancer woes mount.

  • Overcoming the Emotional Scars of Acne

    Overcoming the Emotional Scars of Acne

    A seminar featuring a diversified panel of experts helps to educate about teen and adult acne.

  • Bold Looks for Fall

    Bold Looks for Fall

    Cosmetic companies continue to embrace dramatic shades for the upcoming autumn season to help boost sales.

  • Big Steps for Baby

    Big Steps for Baby

    Baby care grows up as marketers explore increasing segmentation in products for babies, toddlers and children.

  • Cosmeceuticals Come of Age

    Cosmeceuticals Come of Age

    Demand is soaring for sophisticated skin treatments that do more than camouflage imperfections. But before you start formulating, here are some ideas on what is selling and why.

  • More Than Skin Deep

    More Than Skin Deep

    The beauty supplement market takes some tricky turns, but the trend stays strong.

  • The Good, the Bad and the Unguent

    The Good, the Bad and the Unguent

    LOreal buys The Body Shop, but reactions are mixed

  • The Power of Packaging

    The Power of Packaging

    Manufacturers trust that visual effects and advances in innovation will make products stand out on retail shelves.

  • Novel  Natural Ingredients

    Novel Natural Ingredients

    Effective, cutting-edge ingredients have been found in nature.

  • Actives Speak Louder Than Words

    Actives Speak Louder Than Words

    Aging baby boomers are driving the demand for highly-functional active ingredients, and suppliers have launched an array of materials to meet this consumer demand.