Twincraft Skincare: Brian Dunlop joined Twincraft as a senior package developer. The native Vermonter brings more than 20 years of industry experience to his new role where he is excited by the challenges of working in new product categories. Dunlop… Read More »
JAPAN: Kosé Corporation will launch Decorté, its prestige luxury brand of innovative skin care and color, in an exclusive distribution arrangement with Saks Fifth Avenue. Plans are to roll out the brand in Saks Fifth Avenue locations ac… Read More »
Natural Sourcing has added premium quality Sangre de Drago Liquid Resin Extract to its growing lineup of specialty ingredients for use in innovative personal care product formulations. The material has a suggested INCI of Croton Lechleri Resin Extrac… Read More »
Packaging company VariBlend opened a global call for entries for the first annual VariBlend Formulation Challenge. The entry period runs through Dec. 1. Award winners will be announced Jan. 30, 2016.
The expert judging panel will include membe… Read More »
The global organic personal care products market is expected to expand at a strong CAGR of 9.3% between 2014 and 2020, according to a report from Transparency Market Research.
In 2013, the global organic personal care products market was estimated… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Kazutoshi Kobayashi, president.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics and toiletries sold under several brand names including Decorte (formerly Cosme Decorte), AQ, Awake, Jill Stuar… Read More »
Elmwood Park, NJ
Sales: $2.1 billion for I&I products. Corporate sales: $7.7 billion.
Key Personnel: Jerome Peribere, president and chief executive officer; Dr. Ilham Kadri, president, Diversey Care; Carol L… Read More »
European Wax Center and Wilhelmina Models are holding a nationwide model search. The grand prize winner will receive a contract with Wilhelmina Models and a pass entitling her to one year of complimentary waxing services at participating European Wax… Read More »
The Knowlton Development Corporation (KDC), headquartered in Knowlton, Québec, Canada, has acquired Chemaid Laboratories, a Saddle Brook, NJ formulator and manufacturer of skin care and hair care products.
“This is a key strategic… Read More »
FBC Holding, Inc. has signed a contract with Leigh Valentine Beauty to oversee the sales and marketing of its entire product line. Valentine Beauty markets the “Non-Surgical Face Lift Kit.” In the past 10 years, the company has… Read More »
This January, join Pam Busiek, president and CEO of the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD), for a panel on regulation in the cosmetic industry during the American Conference Institute’s 2nd Annual Legal, Regulatory, and… Read More »
The rapid rise in the popularity of Greek yogurt is apparent to anyone who has seen the yogurt aisle at the grocery store recently. Showing no signs of slowing down, the USDA recently awarded a contract to supply high-protein Greek-style yogurt in… 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 »
A Care2 petition is calling for a boycott of Birchbox until it agrees to contract only with companies that are cruelty-free.
“I am a diehard animal lover and started reading labels to ensure products were animal cruelty-free a few years… Read More »
Single dose, pocket-size packaging empowers brands to distribute mini models of full-size products to help increase brand awareness and drive sales. Kleen Test Products (KTP) recently acquired technology for the production of these unique sample size… Read More »