According to an FDA notice, 265 cases of My Fair Baby brand Baby Wipes (Blue package, Item No. 10485-24) and 337 cases of My Fair Baby brand Baby Wipes (Pink package, Item No. 10486-24) from Delta Brands, Larchmont, NY, have been recalled. The baby w… Read More »
A recent article, “Implementing the Use of Chemical-Free Products in a Perinatal Unit,” recommended Earth Mama Angel Baby as a safer alternative for hospitals.
The paper was published after extensive research and implementation, using An… Read More »
After missing the final cut for the CEO spot at Procter & Gamble, Martin Riant is heading home. Riant, a senior executive who oversees some of P&G's biggest brands including Pampers, Bounty and Always, is retiring after more than 35 ye… Read More »
Procter & Gamble (P&G): named David S. Taylor, group president of global beauty, grooming and health care, as successor to A.G. Lafley as president and CEO, effective Nov. 1, 2015. Taylor has also been appointed to the company’s b… Read More »
Skin care maker DS Healthcare Group of Pompano Beach, FL, will acquire WR Group, a $50 million maker of personal care products, including supplements, baby care, oral care and pet care products.
The deal includes $35 million in cash and $2.5 million… Read More »
For the fiscal year 2015, Procter & Gamble reported a 5% decrease in net sales to $76.3 billion.
Within beauty, hair and personal care, organic sales declined 1% as pricing benefits only partially offset lower volume. Innovation-driven sales gro… Read More »
By Navin M. Geria, Senior Technical Advisor and Principal Doctors Skin Prescription
Published September 1, 2015
The concept of nanotechnology was introduced in 1959 by Richard Feynman, a Nobel Prize-winning American physicist. In the past 46 years, nanotechnology has made a lot of progress, and this column will briefly review recent developments in this field.… Read More »
What makes Millennials tick? Meredith Corporation is determined to find out, following the release of its Women 2020 research study targeting this 80 million strong consumer group. Meredith's Women 2020 proprietary study is designed to help marke… Read More »
Bring cracked, dry heels back to baby soft with Out of Africa’s new Shea Butter Foot Cream ($7.99). This restorative formulation is enriched with 20% pure and unrefined shea butter. With the addition of peppermint, mint, rosemary and tea tree o… Read More »
Sales: $1.4 billion
Key Personnel: Alex Kanellis, group chief executive; Brandon Leigh, chief financial officer; Chris Davis, chief operating officer
Major Products: Brands include Imperial Leather, Carex, Cus… Read More »
Sales: $2.7 billion
Key Personnel: Antônio Luiz da Cunha Seabra, founder and board member; Pedro Luiz Barreiros Passos, chairman and co-founder; Roberto Oliveira de Lima, chief executive officer; José Roberto L… Read More »
Sales: $27.4 billion
Key Personnel: Jean-Paul Agon, chairman and chief executive officer; Laurent Attal, executive vice president, research and innovation; Nicolas Hieronimus, president, selective divisions; Barbara Laverno… Read More »
Sales: $215 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Replogle, president and chief executive officer; Maureen Usifer, chief financial officer; Joey Bergstein, general manager and chie… Read More »
Sales: $850 million (estimated) for candle and home fragrance products. Corporate sales: $8.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Martin E. Franklin, founder and executive chairman; Ian G.H. Ashken, co-founder, vice… Read More »
Sales: $4 billion.
Key Personnel: Richard R. Rogers, executive chairman; David Holl, president and chief executive officer; Sheryl Adkins-Green, chief marketing officer; Thomas S. Cho, chief supply cha… Read More »
New Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $7.6 billion for baby, oral and skin care products. Corporate sales: $74.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Alex Gorsky, chairman and chief executive officer; Dominic J. Caruso, chief financial officer… Read More »
New york, NY
Sales: $15.0 billion for oral care, personal care and household products. Corporate sales: $17.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Ian Cook, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Fabian Garc… Read More »
Sales: $68.9 billion (estimated) for personal care, household care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $83 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: AG Lafley, chairman, president an… Read More »
Crown Shaving Company, Toronto, Canada, has added a new body talcum powder based on decades of experience serving customers in its old-world style barbershop.
“We saw the need for a super-moisture-absorbing body talc that can keep a man feelin… Read More »
Currency headwinds continue to batter the home and personal care industry. Procter & Gamble said sales declined across all major segments in the third quarter due to a strong dollar. P&G executives predict that the dollar will drive a 5 to 6%… Read More »