Ultra/Standard, a multicultural hair care and beauty distribution company, has acquired TextureMedia, a hair care social media community.
The companies say they will utilize synergies to increase product knowledge and amplify consumer education.… Read More »
International Flavors & Fragrances and tech startup Vapor Communications will collaborate to advance the future of digital scent, the companies announced, by combining certain Vapor software and hardware scent platform with IFF scent technology a… Read More »
CVSL Inc. has acquired Betterware Ltd., a United Kingdom-based houseware and home care cleaning products direct-to-consumer company. With approximately 5,000 distributors, Betterware conducts business throughout the UK and Ireland. For its last repor… Read More »
The Knowlton Development Corporation (KDC), Longueuil, Québec, has acquired Kolmar Labs Group companies, including Kolmar Laboratories Inc. and Acupac Packaging Inc. Kolmar is a New-York-based custom formulator and manufacturer of color cosmet… Read More »
Azelis Group will acquire Koda Distribution Group (KDG) in a deal that is expected to close by the end of the year. A purchase price was not disclosed.
KDG will become known as Azelis Americas, led by Frank Bergonzi, CEO and president of KDG,… Read More »
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) will kick off the celebration of its 90th anniversary at the 2016 ACI Industry Convention, which will be held Jan. 25-30, 2016 at the Grande Lakes in Orlando. Registration for this special event is open on ACI&rs… Read More »
The state of sunscreen regulations is in flux. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently signaled its intention to regulate future sunscreens in the US differently. Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, former FDA deputy, wrote an article in the New… Read More »
Photo-toxicity reaction occurs when a biological tissue is exposed to a chemical entity which, when accompanied with radiation, becomes toxic. As such, only body organs that may be directly exposed to radiation, such as skin and eyes, are potential t… Read More »