TURKEY: Agaia, Inc., maker of Evolve cleaners, detergents, degreasers and deodorizers, has signed an exclusive distribution agreement for Turkey with Saudi-based Al Daa’ma Corporation. This new accord expands on an earlier partnership bet… Read More »
INDONESIA: Clariant will build a new production facility at its Tangerang, Indonesia site to support regional demands in the personal and home care industry. The overall investment in combined esterquat and methylquat production will add 12kt collect… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,822,398 B2; Jonathan D. Charles of Melrose, MA has patented a detergent composition for use in dishwashing machines and clothes washing machines. It is comprised of an anionic surfactant; a nonionic surfactant; and a foam control agen… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,846,597 B2; LH Taylor Associates, Germantown, MD, has patented a method for reducing at least one damaging effect of a hypochlorite salt-containing solution on a soft fabric article. The method entails forming a hypochlorite salt-cont… Read More »
Greenpeace said Wednesday that one of nine activists charged with felony counts in an eye-catching protest at Procter & Gamble Co. headquarters has died.
Tyler David Wilkerson was 27 when he died Oct. 6. A cause of death was not made public… Read More »
Despite an increase in underlying growth (3.7%) and emerging markets (6.6%), Unilever's second quarter revenue fell 5.5% to 24.1 billion euros ($32.4 billion at current exchange rates)due to an 8.5% decline related to currency exchange.
"Th… Read More »
Americans have put The Great Recession behind them for good and they need a vacation, acording to the latest data from Mintel. The research firm's annual comparative audit report, American Lifestyles 2014, suggests that renewed consumer spending… Read More »
Clorox is the latest company in the household and personal products industry to feel the negative effect of Venezuela's currency devaluation. For its third quarter, which ended March 31, 2014, Clorox reported a 2% decline and $1.05 diluted earnin… Read More »