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By Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor
Published February 11, 2011
Downy and Macy's team up for weeklong in-store promotion. Read More »
By Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor
Published February 11, 2011
Downy and Macy's team up for weeklong in-store promotion. Read More »
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published February 7, 2011
More than 1,400 industry executives are expected to attend the CESIO event in Vienna, Austria, June 6-8. Read More »
By Pam Danziger, Unity Marketing
Published January 17, 2011
Pam Danziger, Unity Marketing, on lifestyle branding for luxe marketers. Read More »
Cleaning Up at CES
By Christine Esposito, Associate Editor
Published January 11, 2011
Forget tablet computers. Some of the most cutting-edge products at the 2011 Electronics Show in Las Vegas were cleaning devices. Read More »
Coming Clean
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published January 10, 2011
After surviving the recession, the laundry detergent category has been hurt by price wars and a dearth of innovation. But a few observers insist there are signs that things are beginning to improve. Read More »
PG Has Room to Grow
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published December 20, 2010
Despite a bumpy ride in the U.S. and Western Europe, chairman Bob MacDonald sees gains ahead via innovation and emerging markets. Read More »
Kinder, Gentler Detergents And Household Products
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published November 23, 2010
Suppliers explain how they're developing the ingredients and solutions to create effective laundry and household cleaning products with improved environmental profiles. Read More »
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published November 5, 2010
The Seventh World Conference on Detergents (see p. 94 in this issue) was a huge success—every presentation was insightful and entertaining. I’ve been attending conferences, seminars and congresses around the world for more than 20 years a… Read More »
The Right Chemistry
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published November 4, 2010
With a knowledgeable team in place, an ambitious growth strategy and a strong pipeline of products, Lubrizol is determined to become a billion dollar player in the personal care and home care space. Read More »
Detergent Industry Charts Its Future
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published November 3, 2010
The Seventh World Conference on Detergents in Montreux looked at the biggest problems facing this $65 billion segment and offered some solutions on issues such as sustainability and innovation. Read More »
Green Ingredients
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published November 3, 2010
Marketers have their own criteria when it comes to what's green...and what isn't. And often, they develop solutions that combine the best of both science and nature. Read More »
2010 Marketing Sales Salary Survey
By Christine Esposito, Associate Editor
Published October 21, 2010
Find out who makes what in sales and marketing. Read More »
By Todd Wickersty, Business Bullpen
Published September 10, 2010
When blogging, focus on the content, not the tool. Read More »
Increase Prices and Increase Profits?
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published September 9, 2010
It may seem like suicide in a fragile economic recovery, but Rafi Mohammed urges companies to make the move to higher prices. Read More »
How Enzymes Can Reduce the Environmental Impact Of Liquid Detergents
By Anne Merete Nielsen, Dr. Teresa J. Neal, Sandra Friis-Jensen and Amulya Malladi, Novozymes
Published September 7, 2010
One cost-neutral solution is to replace surfactants with a multienzyme solution that improves the environmental impact of a liquid laundry detergent without compromising performance. Read More »
Down  Up  Down Again?
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published September 7, 2010
The surfactant industry braces for more bumps and dips, as it looks like the global economy is starting to slip again. Read More »
By Robert F. Brands, www.InnovationCoach.com
Published August 9, 2010
Robert F. Brands explains why, sometimes, innovation doesn't happen. Read More »
The International Top 30 Report
By Tom Branna, VP/Editorial Director
Published July 30, 2010
It's Been a Wild Ride And It May Get Wilder Read More »
Published July 21, 2010
The new American frugality appears to be lingering. According to a new poll released today by Harris Interactive, almost two-thirds of U.S. adults say they are purchasing more generic brands to save money, slightly up from February when 63% said they… Read More »
The Top 50 Report
By Tom Branna
Published July 14, 2010
What a Difference a Year Makes Read More »
Published July 9, 2010
Moen wants homeowners to put down the bottle of spray cleaner—or at least feel less pressure to use it everyday. The North Olmsted, OH fixtures maker has introduced Spot Resist Finish, which resists fingerprints and water spots. Moen said it d… Read More »
By Dr. Ali Alwattari, Innovation Practitioner and Author
Published July 8, 2010
It sounds good, but how can real scientists apply it in their labs and in the tough world of technology buying and selling, asks Ali Alwattari of Procter & Gamble? Read More »
Published July 6, 2010
While many consumers have embraced reusable grocery bags, these eco-friendly options can serve as a breeding ground for dangerous food-borne bacteria and pose a serious risk to public health, according to a joint food safety research report by resear… Read More »
A New Pitch Platform for Beauty
By Ken Wasik, Managing Director, Stephens Investment Banking, Stephens Inc.
Published July 2, 2010
Looking to get a foothold in the competitive personal care and household product space? Consider direct marketing channels where there are still plenty of brands and companies out there that deserve attention. Read More »
Green that Cleans
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published July 2, 2010
Rick Theiler of Henkel on the state of the household cleaning business, and what companies and the industry must do to get growing again. Read More »
SDA Is Now The American Cleaning Institute
Published June 29, 2010
Institute unveils new website during its mid-year meeting in Washington D.C. Read More »
SDA Is Now The American Cleaning Institute
Published June 28, 2010
Institute unveils new website during its midyear meeting in Washington D.C. Read More »
The CSPA Looks Beyond the Obvious
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published May 28, 2010
Association leadership urges Mid-Year Meeting attendees to expand their horizons, seek new connections and find growth in unusual spaces. Read More »
By Todd Wickersty, Business Bullpen
Published May 24, 2010
Todd Wickersty of Business Bullpen says it is in your best interest to make your profile complete. Read More »
By Nancy Mills, Kline & Company
Published April 8, 2010
Nancy Mills of Kline & Company urges executives to look at problems and situations in a new light. Read More »
By Craig Monsell, P&G Professional
Published March 9, 2010
Craig Monsell of P&G Professional says understanding how a product is used is vital. Read More »
Detergent Industry To Meet in Montreux
By Tom Branna, Editorial Director
Published March 8, 2010
The seventh World Conference on Detergents will take place Oct. 4-7 in Montreux, Switzerland Read More »
By N. Todd Wickersty, Business Bullpen
Published March 1, 2010
Twitter isn't for everyone, but it can’t be ignored by your business, says N. Todd Wickersty of Business Bullpen. Read More »
By Cheryl Swanson, Toniq
Published February 11, 2010
Cheryl Swanson of Toniq shares trends and insights relevant to the Household and Personal Products Industry. Read More »
Published January 23, 2010
We’ve all been there. We started a load of laundry and left it sitting in the washing machine for hours, if not overnight.  When we realize it, we have two options: toss the load into the dryer knowing clothes will retain that icky smell o… Read More »
By Perry Romanowski
Published December 11, 2009
Perry Romanowski provides five ways to improve the innovation process. Read More »
By Carrie Mellage, Kline & Company
Published December 9, 2009
Lafley's tenure was a profitable one that will be tough to top, says Carrie Mellage of Kline. Read More »
Published December 4, 2009
News that the U.S. unemployment rate fell to 10% from 10.2% last month, may give some pundits pause, but no one should be rejoicing just yet. During every holiday--recession or no--employers provide a quick lift to their ranks to prepare for the holi… Read More »
Published November 25, 2009
Budgets have been slashed and head counts have fallen, but the demand for innovation is only increasing. That's why finding an expert in the field is more important than ever. We've assembled a roster of industry experts who will provide gui… Read More »
By Tom Branna, VP/Editorial Director
Published September 3, 2009
Last month Olivier Blanchard, the top economist for the International Monetary Fund, declared the recession over. But he warned that the 18-month downturn will leave plenty of scars on the global economy. The very next day, data from NPD Group show… Read More »
By Tom Branna, VP/Editorial Director
Published July 8, 2009
Maybe it’s because that long-awaited vacation is only weeks away or maybe it’s because I just like lists that track the best and the brighest. But whatever the reason, I’ve always enjoyed putting togetherThe Top 50, our annual loo… Read More »
Published June 9, 2009
With apologies to Charles Dickens, many business leaders consider the current economic conditions to be the worst of times. So how do companies go about surviving, let alone thriving these days? Last month, ironically within the span of only a few… Read More »
Mommy Blogger Mania
Published May 15, 2009
Mothers aren�t just changing diapers these days, they�re changing the media landscape. Read More »
By Tom Branna
Published March 31, 2009
There are plenty of companies competing in the global household and personal products industry that take greenwashing to new heights. In fact, executives at companies such as Aveda admit that it is often difficult to figure out exactly what their c… 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 6, 2009
For the past several years, the period from late January to early March has been a time of much back-slapping in household and personal products industry boardrooms, as marketers and suppliers alike not only made their fourth quarter and year-end num… 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 »
Clorox Creates a Hotline for Holiday Stains
Published December 3, 2008
Clorox Creates Hotline for Holiday Stains Eggnog on an heirloom tablecloth? Did Uncle Steve drop his (fourth) glass of red wine on your favorite pants? This holiday, Clorox’s Dr. Laundry will answer the cries of consumers beset by seasona… Read More »