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Published March 3, 2009
SDA Responds to Lawsuit Regarding Product Safety An activist group’s lawsuit in New York State against cleaning product manufacturers is unfounded, lacks legal standing and its claims are not supported by state law, according to The Soap a… Read More »
Published March 3, 2009
Even in a global slowdown, this is no time to skimp on research and development efforts in the household care segment, say industry suppliers. Read More »
SDA Tackles Global Regulatory Issues
Published March 3, 2009
As the economy slows, regulatory activity picks up in the U.S. and around the world. Read More »
Borba Skin Care
Published March 2, 2009
Founder Scott-Vincent Borba is in pursuit of the total approach to skin care. Read More »
Published February 9, 2009
Coty Inc. Expands Puig Distribution Deal Coty Inc. and Puig Beauty & Fashion Group have inked a deal in which the Coty Beauty division will distribute the Antonio Banderas fragrance lines in the U.S. market.     The additio… Read More »
Published February 6, 2009
CK One Unveils New Worldwide Ad Campaign Coty Prestige has unveiled a new worldwide advertising campaign for CK One, the shared fragrance that created the unisex fragrance category back in 1994. The new “we are one” campaign offers a… Read More »
Published February 6, 2009
Clariant Opens New Plant In Guangzhou, China CHINA: Clariant has begun production at its new manufacturing operation in Guangzhou, China. The new plant produces color and additive masterbatches for local markets and also serves as Clariant&rsquo… Read More »
CSPA Rises to the Challenge
Published February 5, 2009
Last year may have ended on a low note and 2009 may be fraught with challenges, but leaders of the association are prepared to navigate through choppy waters. Read More »
Published February 5, 2009
Laundry business on the rise, says company CEO Read More »
Published February 2, 2009
Receives distinguished service award Read More »
Published January 9, 2009
International Fragrance Association to sponsor informational workshop Read More »
Published January 8, 2009
BASF a Champion of EPA’s DfE Detergent Initiative The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized BASF’s Care Chemicals and Formulators business unit as a Champion in the Design for the Environment Program’s (DfE) Safe… Read More »
New Products
Published January 8, 2009
Oriflame Taps The Arctic For Men’s Skin Care Line Oriflame has launched North for Men, billed as a modern skin care range for men. A key ingredient in the line is Arctic Pro Defense, which… Read More »
International
Published January 8, 2009
Poland’s Eveline Cosmetics Plans U.S. Market Entry POLAND: Eveline Cosmetics has signed an accord with ProConcept Marketing Group, Inc. and Kellie Olver, in which the European brand will enter the U.S. cosmetics marketplace. Eveline, based… Read More »
Published January 8, 2009
Jeen Issued Silicone Copolymer Patent   Jeen International has been awarded a U.S. patent covering its Jeesilc PS Series of silicone copolymers. The granted patent and corresponding foreign applications (which the company is pursuing in Euro… Read More »
Published January 8, 2009
Green Is a Woman’s Color: Females More Likely to Buy According to Green 2008: Consumer Attitudes and Behaviors from The NPD Group, Inc., more than half of consumers surveyed consider themselves extremely or very interested in environmental… Read More »
Published January 8, 2009
I’ve been covering this industry for more than 20 years now and writing this column for eight of ’em. And in all that time, I’ve never seen so many glum expressions and dour projections as I have in the past month or so. In early… Read More »
Go Green with Cost-Efficient Bio-Based Technology
Published January 7, 2009
Tests conducted by Novozymes demonstrate that detergents reformulated with enzymes can significantly reduce the carbon footprint of washing. Read More »
Spin Cycle
Published January 7, 2009
As the dominant force in the U.S. laundry care market, P&G continues to push ahead with innovative technology that protects its coveted market share. Can economic concerns and environmental awareness help other players, including the newest—Sun Products Corp.—chip away at P&G’s lead? Read More »
The New Smell of Clean
Published January 7, 2009
Fragrance in household products is a key component in closing the sale. No wonder why more marketers are opting for sophisticated fragrance notes for their laundry care formulas and hard surface cleaners. Read More »
Published December 31, 2008
The Best New Product Awards (BNPA) names top choices for the year Read More »
Published December 8, 2008
The creator of Dry Cleaner’s Secret is touting a new laundry detergent for modern fabrics that expand and retract to retain sweat, making high-performance athletic garments feel dry against the skin. Most brands of this high-performance appare… Read More »
Published December 8, 2008
GERMANY: Nearly 1,500 participants from 24 countries attended the 2008 SEPAWA Congress, which took place in Oct. 15-17 in Würzburg, alongside the European Detergents Conference (EDC). “We are absolutely satisfied with the response...Inc… Read More »
Published December 3, 2008
83rd annual meeting to highlight sustainability Read More »
Published December 2, 2008
Parlux Signs Licensing Deal with Marc Ecko Parlux Fragrances, Inc. has forged a worldwide licensing agreement with Marc Ecko Enterprises to develop and market a line of prestige fragrances for men and women. In the early 1990s, Marc Ecko launche… Read More »
Published December 2, 2008
SDA and The Personal Care Product Council Plan Annual Meetings There are still a few weeks left in 2008, but two major trade associations are already finalizing plans for their 2009 annual meetings. First up is the 83rd Annual Meeting & Indu… Read More »
Published December 2, 2008
Beiersdorf Sells Bode Chemie to Paul Hartmann GERMANY: Paul Hartmann AG has signed an agreement with Beiersdorf AG to acquire a 100% interest in Beiersdorf’s affiliate Bode Chemie GmbH & Co. KG. The purchase agreement includes a long-t… Read More »
Cleaning Products Go Green
Published November 26, 2008
While most household cleaning categories limp along, products promoted for their environmental benefits are posting double-digit gains. Read More »
Published November 20, 2008
All of the Association's data is now online! Read More »
Published November 17, 2008
Symrise recently received Ecocert approval for several personal care ingredients. These include: Sym- Matrix (INCI: Maltodextrin, rubus fruticosus (blackberry) leaf extract) is a 100% natural MMP-1,2,9 and elastase inhibitor and antioxidant; Drago-Ca… Read More »
Published November 17, 2008
U.S. Patent No. 7,424,891 B2 Henkel AG has patented a combination dishwashing product with two liquid cleansers/detergents that are held separately from each other in the packaging. Detergent A is comprised of, by weight 10-75% detergent builder(s);… Read More »
Published November 17, 2008
Not all green customers are created equal. According to new analysis from Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), there is significant disparity in how well environmentally conscious consumers actually follow their convictions by purchasing environmental… Read More »
Published November 16, 2008
Bright Lights, Big City I've lived in the suburbs of New York City for more than 40 years, so the novelty of skyscrapers, Broadway and other landmarks has worn off a bit during the past four decades. But next month, I'll be sure to look up a… Read More »
Published November 7, 2008
Several Symrise Materials Earn Ecocert Approval Symrise recently received Ecocert approval for several personal care ingredients. These include: Sym- Matrix (INCI: Maltodextrin, rubus fruticosus (blackberry) leaf extract) is a 100% natural MMP-1,2… Read More »
Published November 7, 2008
CIR Considers 21 Assessments The Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) Expert Panel considered 21 separate safety assessments at various stages of development during a meeting Sept. 22-23 in Washington, D.C. Eleven final and amended final safety assess… Read More »
Published November 7, 2008
Framed Soap Composition Patented by Kao Corp. Patent No. U.S. 7,427,585 B2 Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has been awarded a U.S. patent covering a framed soap composition that contains water and the following ingredients: (a) 25-60% of a fatty acid soa… Read More »
Newsfront
Published November 7, 2008
U.S. Prestige Beauty Sluggish but Stabilizing According to new statistics culled by NPD Group, Inc., Port Washington, NY, the U.S. prestige beauty industry is showing signs of stabilizing after a slow start to the year. The total U.S. prestige… Read More »
Published November 5, 2008
The economic downturn has consumers trading down when it comes to eating out, and the credit crunch is sure to put a damper on new business startups. But savvy I&I marketers are readjusting their game plans to get through tough times. Read More »
Getting Personal
Published November 5, 2008
Masculine products and more skin care-like ingredients are on the rise as makers of personal cleansers look to connect with grooming-conscious men and moisture-craving women. But will new products from major brands keep consumers loyal as the economy continues to wobble? Read More »
Cosmetic Chemists Meet in Barcelona
Published November 5, 2008
More than 1000 cosmetic chemists attended the 25th Congress of the IFSCC. Technical sessions were devoted to active ingredient research, efficacy assessment and trends in formulations. Read More »
Are Multinationals Missing the Natural Movement?
Published November 4, 2008
Small and mid-sized personal care companies have embraced the natural trend. Meanwhile, large companies only enter the category via acquisitions. Read More »
Published October 29, 2008
Emerging markets and higher prices boost results. Read More »
Published October 22, 2008
Marketers see shares decline in tough economic times Read More »
Published October 7, 2008
Symrise: appointed Holger Wetzler vice president, innovation, marketing, fabric and home care. In this newly-created position, he is responsible for global marketing of detergents and household cleaners in the scent and care division. Mr. Wetzler jo… Read More »
Published October 7, 2008
Patent No. US 7,415,983 B2 Ecolab Inc. has patented a method of cleaning glassware in a dish machine using an acidic detergent. The acidic cleaning composition is comprised of a mineral acid and a surfactant. The cleaning composition is inserted in… Read More »
Published October 7, 2008
Patent No. US 7,417,019 B2 Henkel of Germany has been awarded a U.S. patent for a hollow body with a compartment, containing a portion of a washing, cleaning or rinsing agent. The detergent portion is comprised of at least one detersive formulation… Read More »
Published October 7, 2008
Patent No. US 7,417,017 B2 Dial has patented a liquid laundry detergent composition. It is comprised of 0.5-4% linear alkyl benzene sulfonate surfactant; 1-10% of an alkyl ether sulfate surfactant; 0.5-5% of alcohol ethoxylate nonionic surfactant; 0… Read More »
Published October 7, 2008
Say goodbye to laundry detergent? Living Life Better, Littlestown, PA, has a new appliance which attaches to a standard washing machine to replace the need for detergent and hot water. The system works by injecting oxygen, peroxides and other gases i… Read More »
Published October 7, 2008
JAPAN: Procter & Gamble Japan KK increased wholesale prices of Joy dishwashing detergents by 10%. While some manufacturers have responded to higher costs by selling reduced package sizes at the same price, P&G’s move could prompt the pr… Read More »
Published October 7, 2008
INDONESIA: According to a report in the Jakarta Post, the Indonesian Anti-Dumping Committee (KADI) is investigating two alleged incidents of illegal importing involving Thai chemical substance producers and Chinese detergent manufacturers. In late Au… Read More »