Dove, Lifebuoy, Pantene, Lux, Palmolive, Colgate, Tide and Surf are among only 16 global FMCG brands that are purchased more than one billion times a year, according to Kantar Worldpanel’s Brand Footprint study. The research also shows that the… Read More »
La Bella, a leading Hispanic brand in styling and beauty products, unveiled a rejuvenated product packaging design and brand logo after nearly three decades of the same look. The new packaging and logo initiatives reflect a more modernized approach f… Read More »
A pioneer in the field of silicones for personal care products, the latest creations at Shin-Etsu Silicones of America (SESA) are emulsifying elastomers, KSG-210/KSG-710, and KF co-emulsifiers.
According to the company, KSG-210 is an excellent W/O e… Read More »
Coca-Cola, Colgate, Oreos and Downy are part of an elite list, according to Kantar Worldpanel’s Brand Footprint study of the 50 Most Chosen Global FMCG Brands. In fact, only 16 global FMCG brands were chosen by consumers more than one billion t… Read More »
It could have been worse—he could have been president. Remember when Steve “Flat Tax” Forbes wanted to be President of the United States? He couldn’t buy the nomination then and now, it turns out, he can’t hold on to the… Read More »
Whether women are looking to hide their gray, add a dash of color or tame unruly flyaways, demand for hair colorants and styling products is on the rise throughout Latin America, according to analysts. Brazil, Mexico and Argentina are the three large… Read More »
Sales: $810 million
Key Personnel: Kenji Ikemori, chairman and chief executive officer; Kazuyoshi Miyajima, president; Tsuyoshi Tatai, vice president; Yasushi Sumida, executive director and general manager of Fancl Research Ins… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Pierre-Yves Revol, chairman of Pierre Fabre Foundation and vice chairman Pierre Fabre S.A. Supervisory Board; Eric Ducournau, chief executive officer, dermo-cosmetics division; Micha… Read More »
Sales: $2.3 billion
Major Products: Beauty—Collistar makeup and skin treatments, tanning products, hair care and men’s grooming. Personal care—Chilly and Intima Roberts feminine hygiene, Neutro R… Read More »
Sales: $3.2 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: Fabric Care&… Read More »
Sales: $3.3 billion
Key Personnel: Suk Cha, vice chairman and chief executive officer; Keon O Kim, chief financial officer.
Major Products: Household—laundry and dishwashing detergents, fabric softener and kitchen c… Read More »
Sales: $5.0 billion
Key Personnel: Bernard Arnault, chairman and chief executive officer; Antonio Belloni, group managing director; Pierre Godé, vice chairman; Nicolas Bazire, development and acquisitions; Chantal Gaemperi… Read More »
Steve Goddard has witnessed a lot during his decades-long career in the professional hair care industry. He’s relied on that knowledge to create Pravana,
a hair color company celebrating its 10th anniversary. Read More »
A new level of education was reached by the New York Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists in June when chemists gathered on the 40th floor of Building 7
at the World Trade Center complex in New York City to learn about antioxidants. Read More »
Los Angeles, CA
Sales: $135 million for personal care products. Corporate sales $4.1 billion.
Key Personnel: Michael O. Johnson, chairman and chief executive officer; Desmond Walsh, president; John G DeSimone, c… Read More »
Sales: $137 million.
Key Personnel: Jane Wurwand, co-founder; Raymond Wurwand, president; Diana Howard, vice president of global education and research; Annet King, director of training and development; L… Read More »
Sales: $163 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Denis John Healy Jr., chief executive officer and president; Tom Healy, chief operating officer; Mike Schultz, senior vice president of research and deve… Read More »
Sales: $220 million (estimated) for household and personal care products. Corporate sales: $602 million for the year ended March 31, 2014.
Key Personnel: Matthew M. Mannelly, president and CEO; Ron… Read More »
El Paso, TX
Sales: $235 million (estimated) for personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Julien R. Mininberg, CEO; Brian Grass, chief financial officer; Thomas Benson, chief operations officer… Read More »
White Plains, NY
Sales: $250 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Christopher B. Combe, chairman and chief executive officer; Keech Combe Shetty, SVP of global marketing; Akshay Shetty, SVP.
Major Products: Hair ca… Read More »
Sales: $330 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: James Daniels, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Personal care products including soaps, body washes, deodorants and hair care sold under the… Read More »
Sales: $380 million.
Key Personnel: Zan Guerry, CEO of Chattem Inc.; Robert Long, executive vice president; John Stroud, executive vice president.
Major Products: Skin care, hair care and oral care prod… Read More »
St. Louis, MO
Sales: $429 million for skin care products. Corporate sales: $4.5 billion. Net income: $407 million for the year ended Sept. 30, 2013.
Key Personnel: Ward M. Klein, chief executive officer, Ener… Read More »
Beverly Hills, CA
Sales: $510 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Paul DeJoria, co-founder and chairman; Angus Mitchell, co-owner and artistic director of education.
Major Products: Professional hair care pro… Read More »
Sales: $557 million for cosmetics. Corporate sales: $2.6 billion. Net income: $274 million.
Key Personnel: Rick Goings, chairman and chief executive officer; Lillian D. Garcia, executive vice presid… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $563 million. Net income: $39 million.
Key Personnel: Jean Madar, chairman and chief executive officer; Philippe Benacin, president and vice chairman; Russell Greenberg, chief financial offic… Read More »
Whitehouse Station, NJ
Sales: $582 million for sun and foot care products. Corporate sales: $44 billion. Net income: $4.5 billion.
Key Personnel: Kenneth C. Frazier, chairman and chief executive officer; Robert M. Davis,… Read More »
Palm Desert, CA
Sales: $1.4 billion (estimated) for personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.8 billion.
Key Personnel: Bill Guthy and Greg Renker, founding principals and co-chairmen; Kevin Knee, vice chairman a… Read More »