26. Nu Skin
Sales: $454 million
$454 million. Corporate sales: $1.1 billion. Net income: $32.8 million.
M. Truman Hunt, president and chief executive officer.
Chief Scie… Read More »
25. John Paul Mitchell Systems
Beverly Hills, CA
Sales: $480 million
$480 million (estimated).
John Paul DeJoria, chairman and chief executive officer; Luke Jacobellis, president… Read More »
Sales: $565 million
$565 million for sun and foot care. Corporate sales: $10.6 billion. Net income: $1.1 billion.
Fred Hassan, chairman and… Read More »
Melrose Park, IL
Sales: $1.2 billion
$1.2 billion for personal care products. Corporate sales: $3.7 billion. Net income: $205 million for the year ended Sept. 30, 2006.
Key Person… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $1.3 billion
$1.3 billion. Net loss: $251 million.
Ronald O. Perelman, chairman; David L. Kennedy, president and chief executive officer; Alan T. Ennis,… Read More »
15. Church & Dwight
Sales: $1.6 billion
$1.6 billion for household and personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.9 billion. Net income: $139 million.
James R.… Read More »
14. Sara Lee
Sales: $1.8 billion
$1.8 billion for household and personal care products. Corporate sales: $15.9 billion. Net income: $555 million for the year ended July 1, 2006.
Key Person… Read More »
Sales: $2.9 billion
$2.9 billion for household and I&I products. Corporate sales: $4.6 billion. Net income: $444 million.
Donald R. Knauss, chairman and chief… Read More »
9. Access Business Group
Sales: $3 billion
$3 billion (estimated) for household, personal care and nutritional products. Corporate sales: $6.3 billion.
Al Koo… Read More »
8. Limited Brands
Sales: $3.1 billion
$3.1 billion (estimated) for Bath & Body Works, White Barn and Victoria’s Secret personal care products. Corporate sales: $10.6 billion. Net i… Read More »
7. Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $4.3 billion
$4.3 billion for skin, oral and baby care products. Corporate sales: $53.3 billion. Net income: $11 billion.
William C. Weldon,… Read More »
St. Paul, MN
Sales: $4.9 billion
$4.9 billion. Net income: $368 million.
Douglas M. Baker Jr., chairman, president and chief executive officer; Lawrence T. Bell, senior vice… Read More »
3. S.C. Johnson
Sales: $7 billion
$7 billion for the year ended June 30, 2006, but that total includes sales of food management products such as Ziploc storage bags.
H. Fi… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $10.5 billion
$10.5 billion for oral, personal and home care products. Corporate sales: $12.2 billion. Net income: $1.3 billion.
Reuben Mark,… Read More »
1. Procter & Gamble
Sales: $49 billion
$49 billion for household, personal care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $68.2 billion. Net income: $8.6 billion for the year ended June 30, 2… Read More »
Two new products will be added to Momentive Performance Materials Inc.’s global line of Tospearl microspheres, which offer cosmetics companies new options to consider for enhancing the performance and positioning of skin care and color cosmetic… Read More »
Beauty is famously in the eye of the beholder. This reality is reflected in LS’ Entielles, a new range of naturally-derived actives from Laboratoires Sérobiologiques, the active ingredients business of global specialty chemicals supplier… Read More »
Firmer, more toned, smoother skin: that is what women want as the years pass. Daily care products that are immediately and visibly effective are in strong demand in today’s market. Osilift, a sugar-based tensor ingredient, is Silab’s new… Read More »
Clear, colorless, and providing a non-greasy feel, the new Dow Corning Toray FZ-3196 Fluid can be used as a carrier for other ingredients or as a dispersing medium for hydrophobic powders and pigments in a wide range of personal care products includi… Read More »
Two new hues of Ronastar interference color pigments were showed by EMD Chemicals Inc. (EMD) at the NYSCC Suppliers’ Day in New Jersey this past May. Ronastar Blue and Ronastar Copper are two of the latest additions to the color pigments line… Read More »
Momentive Performance Materials Inc. introduced Silsoft Care “quat” blend, a new proprietary product with potential use in hair care products that deliver conditioning performance benefits while adding volume. This new blend is an option… Read More »
Members of the aging demographic are seeking products to restore the radiance and resistance of mature skin. To prevent sallowness, manufacturers of personal care products are offering solutions designed to meet these specific needs. Laboratoires S&e… Read More »
During the past 18 months, TricorBraun, one of the nation’s noted suppliers of packaging, has conceived many award-winning packages and applied for 11 patents while its design and engineering subsidiary created more than 400 new containers for… Read More »
Fuller Brush Commercial’s Earth-Gard IAQ (indoor air quality) is a green cleaning program with green seal certified floor and surface care products with portable dust and fume control for improved indoor air quality.
The line is available in… Read More »
The sixth international SODEOPEC conference—focusing on soaps, detergents, oleochemicals and personal care products—will be held April 13-16, 2008, in Orlando, FL. Industry experts will discuss new technologies and services impacting the… Read More »
The top reason why people attend HBA is to learn about new products and industry innovations. To make it easier for attendees to find out what is being announced or showcased at HBA Global Expo, Sept. 18-20, 2007, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention C… Read More »
Tom’s of Maine, a maker of natural personal care products, recently received the Maine Governor’s Council on Physical Activity 2007 Healthy Workplace Award - Medium Business Category. The award was presented to Dee Roberts, the company&rs… Read More »
Human Pheromone Sciences, Inc. (HPS) recently signed a license agreement with Schwarzkopf & Henkel. Under the terms of the agreement, HPS granted the licensee a non-exclusive worldwide license to certain HPS patents in exchange for an initial cas… Read More »
The Hain Celestial Group, Inc., a natural and organic personal care products company, announced the expansion of the investment agreements between Hain Celestial and Yeo Hiap Seng (YHS) Limited and its subsidiary.
The company’s plan to excha… Read More »
By Georgina Caldwell, Associate Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
Published May 29, 2007
The European body care market was buoyant in 2006, with every country reporting a rise in value sales. France put in the smallest rise in percentage terms, however, for the flat French market, the 2.7% gain represents a… Read More »
With apologies to Kermit the Frog, introducing a green product or process isn’t easy or always the slamdunk you’d expect. This month, we report on the fast-growing market for natural personal care products, but the environmentally-friendl… Read More »
Clear, colorless and providing a non-greasy feel, Dow Corning Toray FZ-3196 Fluid can be used as a carrier for other ingredients or as a dispersing medium for hydrophobic powders and pigments in a wide range of personal care products including skin c… Read More »
Arch Personal Care Products recently modified its SilSlip powder to offer blurring properties. SilSlip Disper-sion is a new powder suspension for the personal care industry made through high-energy dispersion of poly/bis-hydroxyethoxypropyl di-methi… Read More »