Sales: $3.5 billion for beauty and home care products. Corporate sales: $10.8 billion.
Key Personnel: Steve Van Andel, chairman; Doug DeVos, president, Michael Cazer, chief operating officer; Su Jung Bae, ch… Read More »
New Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $7.6 billion for baby, oral and skin care products. Corporate sales: $74.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Alex Gorsky, chairman and chief executive officer; Dominic J. Caruso, chief financial officer… Read More »
Sales: $68.9 billion (estimated) for personal care, household care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $83 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: AG Lafley, chairman, president an… Read More »
In-depth research from Olay shows how gene expression changes impact the appearance and quality of women’s skin as they age across every decade. Olay’s Multi-Decade and Ethnicity (MDE) study reveals biological commonalities among a unique… Read More »
Micro Powders, Inc. has appointed Superior Materials, Inc., Garden City, NY, as its exclusive Northeast sales agent to represent its personal care product line of specialty micronized wax additives. Superior Materials will represent Micro Powde… Read More »
A need exists for preservatives that do not contain alcohol, parabens, isothiazolones, halogens or formaldehyde donors. At the same time, manufacturers of wipes and other personal care products request cost-effective progressive preservative systems.… Read More »
Sustainable, non-GMO, all-natural, organic—the terms appear across product categories. There’s no doubt that the world’s getting greener, and natural products within the personal care space are gaining in importance among consumers… Read More »
Today’s consumers are looking for skin care products that work faster and better. Thus, manufacturers need ingredients that deliver great results. The new McKinley Skincare product line includes an assorted group of active ingredients, which ar… Read More »
Don’t let summer slide happen—even in cosmetics. The Society of Cosmetics Chemists (SCC) is hosting several courses over the summer months, covering critical areas of formulation, including a new course on skin care raw materials. The cou… Read More »
Two US senators introduced legislation in April that would require the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to evaluate and report on some of the ingredients used in cosmetics and personal care products such as shampoo and skin cream. The Personal Care… Read More »
One of the perks of working at Happi is the range of products that make it to our desks. Over the years, I’ve tried all manners of skin and hair care products, but with little or no reaction from my loved ones or co-workers; maybe I’m not… Read More »
Many of the trends driving growth in facial skin care are also applicable to the body care market. European consumers seek convenience and value, but also demand products that offer more than basic moisturization, such as anti-aging properties and in… Read More »
Oral care products maker DenTek has acquired the Canker Cover and OraMoist brands from Quantum Health.
DenTek will promote the brands in conjunction with its comprehensive suite of products, which include floss picks, interdental brush cleaners, den… Read More »
Metabolix, Inc., an advanced biomaterials company, entered into a global, exclusive commercial and technology alliance with Honeywell to offer new marine biodegradable biopolymers for use in cosmetics and personal care products.
Through the alliance… Read More »
The challenges of dispersing standard silicone elastomers in water are well known. Standard silicone elastomers can be very difficult to disperse uniformly in external water phase emulsions or aqueous gels due to their inability to fit into o/w micel… Read More »
The latest creation at VariBlend is the new, “Made-in-America” MiniMix 20mm dispenser. It is ideal for lipglosses, concealers and other on-the-go personal care products based upon fixed or variable delivery ratio of two different formulas… Read More »
The Personal Care Products Council will host its 2015 Legal and Regulatory Conference on May 13-15 at The Ritz-Carlton in South Beach, Miami.
Considered among the most important legal conferences for the beauty industry, this event is a “… Read More »
UNITED KINGDOM: MuLondon has signed the Hemp Industries Association’s Test Pledge. The company says that signing the pledge showcases its commitment to implement quality control measures that limit the amount of trace residual THC i… Read More »
Seasonality isn’t just for food; it’s a key beauty trend, according to Mintel Beauty & Personal Care (BPC). Rather than simply using the change of seasons as a reason to introduce color stories or scents, beauty manufacturers are incr… Read More »