Burt Shavitz, co-founder of Burt’s Bees, passed away on July 5 among family and friends in his hometown in Maine. He was 80.
Shavitz, who sold honey from a roadside stand, met Roxanne Quimby in 1984. She started making candles from Shavi… Read More »
Lindsay Chastain, digital marketing director at Sephora; Susan Kim, VP, global strategic marketing at Benefit Cosmetic; and Shaunte Mears-Watkins, director of marketing, laundry at The Clorox Company were named to the third annual Brand Innovator&rsq… Read More »
Sales: $2.6 billion for household, personal care and industrial and institutional products. Corporate sales: $5.6 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Donald R. Knauss, ex… Read More »
When it comes to spring cleaning, are homeowners going green at greater rates? Sales of green household cleaning products in the US grew at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 30% from 2007 to 2010, according to Packaged Facts. However, the marke… Read More »
Want hassle-free cleaning? Well, you won't get TV Star David Hasselhoff to clean your crib, but you can use a cadre of new cleaners from Clorox to get the job done quickly and easily. To show New Yorkers how easy household chores can be, Clorox h… Read More »
Better Homes and Gardens and market research firm BrandSpark International have unveiled the winners of the 2015 Better Homes and Gardens Best New Product Awards. Here’s a rundown of the winners in household and personal care:
Acne Treatment:… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,927,479 B2; The Clorox Company has been awarded US patent coverage for a hard surface aerosol cleaning composition with improved bathroom soil removal. The composition, which develops a foam upon being dispensed, consists of a nonioni… Read More »
American Cleaning Institute (ACI): elected five leaders from across the cleaning product supply chain to serve on the board of directors. At its most recent meeting in Washington, D.C., the board elected the following executives as new director… Read More »
Pine-Sol Brand Cleaners has announced the second year of its “Women Rise Above It” campaign, highlighting the power of women to help each other rise above the “stink” and transform each other’s lives.
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Its Centennial Celebration over, the Consumer Specialty Products Association charts a path for growth for another century. One thing is constant, however, CSPA will remain a trusted business partner for members, regulators, legislators, retailers and NGOs.
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Rising prices are hurting customer satisfaction with everyday products—including some personal care and household items according to the latest results of the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), a national economic indicator… Read More »
Recent outbreaks of Ebola and Norovirus have put the spotlight back on proper
hygiene and sanitation methods. Against this backdrop, industrial and institutional cleaning product marketers show off their wares and share their concerns at Interclean, ISSA’s annual trade show. Read More »
Sales: $3.1 billion for household, personal care and industrial and institutional products. Corporate sales: $5.6 billion. Net income: $574 million for the year ended June 30, 2013.
Key Personnel: D… Read More »
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Sales: $15.2 billion for oral care, personal care and household care products. Corporate sales: $17.4 billion. Net income: $2.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Ian Cook, chairman, president and chief operating offi… 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 »
In the evolution of wipes, what they contain has become just as important as how they feel. Efficacy now, as well as aesthetics, plays an increasingly important role in a product’s success. Read More »
US Patent No. 8,642,527 B2; The Clorox Company has patented an aqueous solution for substrate cleaning. It is comprised of an aqueous solution of a source of oxidant, wherein said oxidant is sodium hypochlorite; optically functional nanoparticles; ox… Read More »