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  • CBK Styles Launches Web-Based Sales Initiative

    CBK Styles, Inc., a subsidiary of Blyth, Inc., launched a new internet-based sales force automation initiative. The software was internally designed and jointly developed with The Proven Method, Atlanta, GA. CBK’s new sales efficiency tool all…
    11.22.05

  • BASF's WorldAccount Is a Hit with Customers

    BASF’s North American consumers are reaping the benefits of WorldAccount, the company’s self-service internet portal. According to BASF executives, transaction and volume usage of WorldAccount has increased. The global on-line, e-commerce…
    11.22.05

  • FFI's Online Certification Program Enters Fourth Year

    The Fragrance Foundation’s Certified Fragrance Sales Specialist (C.F.S.S.) program is 12 years old and available online for the fourth year. The C.F.S.S. program was created to establish the professionalism of fragrance selling. To qualify for…
    11.22.05

  • Arch Personal Care Improves Website

    South Plainfield, NJ-based Arch Personal Care Products has updated its website, in line with the company’s plan to create a more corporate and cohesive look to its business sites. The makeover includes improvements to the quality of information…
    11.22.05

  • BASF's Portal Offers Distribution Information

    BASF launched a new website to provide authorized BASF distributors an easy way to locate sources for the company’s products. Based on BASF’s extensive product portfolio, www.basf.com/distributornetwork allows distributors to access info…
    11.22.05

  • Interpolymer Corp. Launches Comprehensive Website

    Canton, MA-based Interpolymer Corp. launched www.interpolymer.com to provide comprehensive descriptions of the company’s products, services and background. A “Product” section is separated into “Surface Care,” “Con…
    11.22.05

  • Lonza's New Biocide Site Has Three New Sections

    Lonza’s health, hygiene and personal care (HHPC) team launched www.LonzaBiocides. com to allow Lonza to communicate with its diverse customer base via the internet. The portal evolved from BioxidL.com and includes three new sections: antimicrob…
    11.22.05

  • NJPEC Launches New Website

    New Jersey Packaging Executive's Club (NJPEC) launched an informative, interactive and user-friendly website to connect members, students and the packaging industry with new events and opportunities. The new site is designed to facilitate navigation…
    11.22.05

  • Ineos Silicas Re-Designs Site

    Ineos Silicas has redesigned its site. The new design and structure were developed to improve search and navigation facilities, Ineos executives said. In addition, a new download document section provides access to technical articles and informatio…
    11.22.05

  • Avance Site Receives Award

    DePasquale Companies’ subsidiary, Avance, was honored for its Beauty through Wellness website, www.avanceskincare. com, by Graphic Design: USA. A nationwide panel of judges determined the competition results. The portal includes a professional…
    11.22.05

  • HCX and CyberImaging Reach Milestone

    CyberImaging announced a new milestone in its partnership with Haircolorexperts (HCX), a national salon franchiser of salons specializing in affordable hair color, cutting and styling services. HCX has deployed CyberImaging as a cost-effective market…
    11.22.05

  • National Starch Offers Personal Care Webinars

    National Starch Personal Care, Bridgewater, CT, announced its fall schedule of free webinars for personal care marketers and formulators. The all-new E-Innovation Connection offers on-the-go professionals the option to learn about and discuss Nationa…
    11.22.05

  • Kate Spade Expands Presence With E-Commerce Portal

    New York designer Kate Spade has signed a deal with GSI Commerce, Inc. to launch Spade’s first e-commerce site. The site, which is currently operational but contains information only, will begin offering products in November. www.katespade.co…
    11.22.05

  • Moreover Technologies is Vehicle for R&Hs News

    Rohm and Haas Company (R&H), based in Philadelphia, chose Moreover Technologies to provide real-time online news for R&H employees. Twenty Moreover CI-watch news feeds will keep R&H employees up-to-date through the company’s interna…
    11.22.05

  • SDA Convention-Goers Can Register Online

    Online registration is available for the Soap and Detergent Association’s (SDA) 2005 annual meeting and industry convention. The convention is set for Jan. 25-29, 2005, at the Boca Raton Resort and Club in Boca Raton, FL. The theme of the conv…
    11.22.05

  • Uniqema's Forestall Now Offered at ChemPoint.com

    Uniqema, New Castle, DE, selected ChemPoint.com as the sole channel to market Forestall, an odor-neutralizing surfactant. ChemPoint will provide marketing, sales, customer service and logistics for all U.S. and Canadian customers. “Utilizing C…
    11.22.05

  • Crescent House Launches Fragrance Support System

    The Fabulous Fragrances Retail Support system is an online marketing and research tool based on the Fabulous Fragrances book series. The new program features data, images and promotional tools for 4000 fragrances. The database program is a joint ve…
    11.22.05

  • PerfumeLab.Com Offers Service to Perfumers

    Perfume creation has gone high-tech at www.perfumelab.com. Creating a new perfume can take months or even longer, according to company executives. Perfumelab.com shortens the process to only a few days. With the new technology, “anyone can now…
    11.22.05

  • Quest Group Launches New Portal

    The Quest Cosmetic Ingredients Group launched its website as an addition to the main Quest site. It includes products and benefits, suggested applications, example formulations and press releases. The site also includes a list of global distributors.…
    11.22.05

  • Consumers Shop With a Click of a Button

    Personal Shopper, a new, free personal shopping software and service, can help time-starved consumers shop quickly and easily, according to executives. The software selects products tailored to an individual’s interests, style and brand prefere…
    11.22.05