Suki: added natural cosmetics veteran Curt Valva to the team as general manager and senior vice president of sales. The move follows a 15-year term at Aubrey Organics, where he served as president, chief operating officer and general manager with 17… Read More »
Ashland Specialty Ingredients has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the Zeta Fraction technology from AkzoNobel, a deal that broadens Ashland’s portfolio in the personal care, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and agriculture markets.… Read More »
Beauty and personal care company PDC Brands has added two more leading trademarks to its growing portfolio of top-selling consumer-goods brands—the Bodycology bath and body collection, and Cantu, a multi-cultural hair care company.
Found… Read More »
On Aug. 24-25 at its national office in New York City, SCC will hold a new course entitled “Advances in Cleaners and Skin Care via New Materials and Technologies.” The course will describe the main categories of materials normally used to… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists will hold a Regulatory Update course Sept. 9-10 at the SCC National Office in New York City.
This all-day course, instructed by Michelle Desrosiers, will concentrate on the major changes to the regulations of pe… Read More »
Cosmedicine has rolled out the Gold Standard Collection of skin care products. The range was developed by Mark Potter, who has formulatied for a range of trusted beauty brands like Dr. Dennis Gross, Erno Laszlo, Prada Skincare and Laura Mercier.… Read More »
Telebrands, the original creator of the “As Seen On TV” logo and products like Ambervision glasses, the SliceOMatic and a few personal care products, has agreed to revise its Interactive Voice Response (IVR) merchandise ordering system an… Read More »
The Personal Care Products Council applauded Congressional passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation.
“We now look forward to continued progress and finalization of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Trans-Atlantic Trad… Read More »
CHINA/JAPAN/S.KOREA: At-home beauty device firms have found a home in Asia, according to Kline’s new report, Beauty Devices: Global Market Analysis and Opportunities. Asia’s sales growth for the beauty devices market outpaces the US and E… Read More »
Y&R’s “Who’s Your Daddy” study on dads in North America examines the spending habits, preferred brands, attitudes, values and behaviors of dads. The study, which highlights the underserved role that dads play in North Amer… Read More »
The recently published Ingredients for Household, Industrial, and Institutional Cleaning Applications report by international market research and management consulting firm Kline finds that some country markets are increasing at double-digit rates du… Read More »
New products are the lifeblood of consumer product companies, and suppliers feel the same way about new raw materials. Here are two that are said to be improvements over existing chemistries.
A new addition to Lubrizol’s Carbopol line is Carbo… Read More »
Sales: $856 million
Key Personnel: Fernando Belmont, founder; Janine Belmont Dauelsberg, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Skin care, fragrances and color cosmetics.
New Products: Rímel Crece Extreme mascara, Colo… Read More »
Sales: $860 million
Key Personnel: Xie Wenjian, chairman.
Major Products: Liushen, Maxam, Jia An, Shanghai Viv, Herborist, Chinfie and GF.
Comments: Shanghai Jahwa United Co. Ltd. is China’s largest domestically-owned… Read More »
Sales: $1.0 billion
Key Personnel: Joseph Nissim, founder; Soly Benveniste, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Beauty—Collistar makeup and skin treatments, tanning products, hair care and men’s… Read More »
Sales: $1.2 billion
Key Personnel: Iain Napier, chairman; Rik De Vos, chief executive officer; Chris Smith, chief finance officer.
Major Products: Household and personal care.
Comments: McBride is the No. 1 private… Read More »
Sales: $1.4 billion
Key Personnel: Pierre-Yves Revol, president of Pierre Fabre Foundation and vice chairman Pierre Fabre S.A. Supervisory Board; Eric Ducournau, chief executive officer, dermo-cosmetics division; Mich… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Miguel Krigsner, founder and chairman; Artur Grynbaum, chief executive officer; Fernando Modé, vice president, corporative; Lia Azevedo, vice president, organizational and human d… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Kazutoshi Kobayashi, president.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics and toiletries sold under several brand names including Decorte (formerly Cosme Decorte), AQ, Awake, Jill Stuart, Ann… Read More »
Sales: $3.3 billion
Key Personnel: Itsuo Hama, president and chief executive officer.
Major Products: Oral care, skin care, beauty products, toiletries, fabric care, home care and household cleaners.
New Products: Systema Hagu… Read More »
Lake Success, NY
Sales: $120 million.
Key Personnel: Irwin Simon, founder, president and chief executive officer and chairman of the board; John Carroll, executive vice president and chief executive officer, Hain Cel… Read More »
Los Angeles, CA
Sales: $180 million for personal care products. Corporate sales: $5.0 billion.
Key Personnel: Michael O. Johnson, chairman and chief executive officer; Desmond Walsh, president; Jo… Read More »
Sales: $210 million (estimated). Corporate sales: $714.6 million.
Key Personnel: Ron Lombardi, president and chief executive officer; Thomas Hochuli, vice president of operations; John F… Read More »
El Paso, TX
Sales: $216 million (estimated) for non-hardware/electrical personal care products. Total personal care sales: $435.2 million. Corporate sales: $1.45 billion.
Key Personnel: Julien R. Mininberg, chief… Read More »
Sales: $325 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: James Daniels, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Personal care products including soaps, body washes, deodorants and hair care sold un… Read More »
Beverly Hills, CA
Sales: $425 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Paul DeJoria, co-founder and chairman; Angus Mitchell, co-owner and artistic director of education.
Major Products: Professional hair… Read More »
St. Louis, MO
Sales: $425 million for skin care products. Corporate sales: $4.4 billion. Net income: for the year ended Sept. 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Ward M. Klein, chief executive officer, Energizer Ho… Read More »