CHINA and BRAZIL: Evonik’s two new production facilities for cosmetics ingredients in Shanghai (China) and Americana (Brazil) were recently certified in accordance with the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) standard.
“This create… Read More »
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA): welcomed Jody Ryan as its new director of marketing and communication. With more than 17 years of marketing communications experience, Ryan’s background includes marketing, media, brand engagement and… Read More »
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently named the Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) a winner of its 2015 Safer Choice Partner of the Year award.
The Safer Choice Program, formerly known as the Design for the Environment (DfE)… 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: $347 million candles and home décor products. Corporate sales: $490 million.
Key Personnel: Robert B. Goergen, Jr., president and chief executive officer; Jane F. Casey, vice president and chief financ… Read More »
Sustainable, non-GMO, all-natural, organic—the terms appear across product categories. There’s no doubt that the world’s getting greener, and natural products within the personal care space are gaining in importance among consumers… Read More »
Job Title: Supply Chain Manager
Reports to: Director of Operations
Date: June 2015
About the Job
Leading, privately-owned consumer skincare and beauty product organization seeks applicant to manage our logistics operation. T… Read More »
Bliss says it is evolving into a “well-being lifestyle brand.” The company’s plan consists of a massive brand expansion, launching more than 300 new products that span across multiple categories including tools, color cosmetics and… Read More »
During the past decade, Brazil has climbed to lofty height in the global color cosmetics industry. In 2008, Brazil was the No. 6 makeup market in the world; by the end of 2014, it had reached the No. 3 spot by growing more than 50% between 2009 and 2… Read More »
SC Johnson has signed a binding offer to acquire Deb Group, a global industrial company focused on hygiene and skin care systems for the industrial, commercial, healthcare and food markets.
“Deb is an important platform for SC Johnson and help… Read More »
Love ‘em or hate ‘em, we’re living in a selfie nation—maybe even a selfie planet. More than 93 million selfies are taken worldwide each day, and in the last year alone, the term “selfie” was mentioned over 154 mill… Read More »
With $1.3 trillion in purchasing power and representing one-sixth of the US population, engaging Hispanic consumers is critical to a consumer packaged goods company’s success. According to new research by Information Resources, Inc., Hispanics… Read More »
Like in so many other countries, skin care is the largest segment within the Brazilian cosmetics, toiletries and fragrance industry, according to ABIHPEC (the Brazilian Association of the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Industry). Body care sales ha… Read More »
Just because your muscles get a workout doesn’t mean your skin must too. Weekend warriors and serious athletes know the importance of measuring their heart rates, working their muscles to fatigue and improving their running times. But with all… Read More »
Younique: named Brian Gill as executive vice president of marketing. He will lead the marketing team responsible for brand positioning, corporate and marketing communications, public relations and digital marketing.
Gill has more than 14 years… Read More »
Unilever’s third quarter sales rose 2.1% to $15.5 billion, with personal care up 3.0% to $5.7 billion and home care jumping 5.7% to $2.9 billion. For the nine months, sales rose 3.2% to $46 billion with emerging market sales up 6.2%. Personal c… Read More »
Glade and Cirque du Soleil have formed a partnership to prove there is more to scent than meets the nose. To kick off the year-long partnership designed to demonstrate how any of the 37 Glade fragrances can incite emotion, spark the imagination… Read More »
In-Cosmetics made in-roads into Latin America earlier this year, when the beauty event took place Sept. 9 and 10 in São Paulo. According to the organizers, In-Cosmetics welcomed more than 2,400 visitors—90% of which came from host countr… Read More »
Combining purpose, culture and people (with the right structure and implementation) will certainly initiate any organization’s growth toward greatness. However, these three alone are not enough to sustain greatness.
When studying any org… Read More »
Mary Kay Inc: appointed three vice presidents at the company’s global headquarters in Addison, TX.
Selected by the global executive team as Mary Kay’s Leader of the Year in 2013, Allyson Sellers takes on a new role at the company as vice… Read More »
Whether women are looking to hide their gray, add a dash of color or tame unruly flyaways, demand for hair colorants and styling products is on the rise throughout Latin America, according to analysts. Brazil, Mexico and Argentina are the three large… Read More »