WWP Increases Tubes Division with Equipment
World Wide Packaging, LLC is adding 17 tubing and printing machines to expand and improve its capabilities for its plastic tubes division. According to Barry Freda, company president, World Wide Packag… Read More »
Multifunctional Pert Plus For Men Debuts in Mass
Though they may never admit, guys do care about their looks, which may explain why sales of men’s grooming products are soaring. In 2008, Mintel tracked more 500 new men’s personal car… Read More »
The conversation must have started with an innocuous, “Why not?” by somebody in upper management. “We have the locations, the customers/traffic, the capital—and we’re doing well with our stores’ indie brands. All w… Read More »
Coty Inc. Expands Puig Distribution Deal
Coty Inc. and Puig Beauty & Fashion Group have inked a deal in which the Coty Beauty division will distribute the Antonio Banderas fragrance lines in the U.S. market.
The additio… Read More »
SeaCliff Beauty Works with Bare Escentuals
SeaCliff Beauty Packaging & Laboratories created the packaging for the new Bare Escentuals’ RareMinerals Purely Nourishing Facial Moisturizer. SeaCliff produced the silkscreen printed, custom… Read More »
CK One Unveils New Worldwide Ad Campaign
Coty Prestige has unveiled a new worldwide advertising campaign for CK One, the shared fragrance that created the unisex fragrance category back in 1994. The new “we are one” campaign offers a… Read More »
Jeen International has added innovative new features to www.jeen.com.
Recognizing the strong trend toward increasing internet access globally by cosmetic formulators, marketing and management personnel, Jeen is addressing thi… Read More »
Clariant Opens New Plant In Guangzhou, China
CHINA: Clariant has begun production at its new manufacturing operation in Guangzhou, China. The new plant produces color and additive masterbatches for local markets and also serves as Clariant&rsquo… Read More »
Forge Ahead, Don’t Bury Your Head in Recession
In this dismal economic climate, marketing executives will face many challenges, including how they should invest their time and dwindling resources this year for maximum payback in the future… Read More »
If you’re a CEO, VP, manager, supervisor or any other entity in the chemical industry responsible for managing employee satisfaction and driving results, ERM is a term you need to be familiar with.
Em… Read More »
Beauty That’s Sustainable
MWV offers a range of packaging solutions for the personal care industry.
Greenwashing may be rampant in the personal care industry—but not at MWV. The Glen Allen, VA-based company provides a wide range… Read More »
TricorBraun has redesigned its website—www.tricorbraun.com—to include industry trend data, provide educational insight and present packaging options so purchasers can make market-wise, economically-prudent buying decisions, according to t… Read More »
Avon Taps Courteney Cox for Spotlight Fragrance
Avon Products, Inc. has signed actress Courteney Cox as the exclusive spokeswoman for Spotlight, its new fresh oriental women’s fragrance, which will launch in the U.S. in April with a global… Read More »
Poland’s Eveline Cosmetics Plans U.S. Market Entry
POLAND: Eveline Cosmetics has signed an accord with ProConcept Marketing Group, Inc. and Kellie Olver, in which the European brand will enter the U.S. cosmetics marketplace. Eveline, based… Read More »
Green Is a Woman’s Color: Females More Likely to Buy
According to Green 2008: Consumer Attitudes and Behaviors from The NPD Group, Inc., more than half of consumers surveyed consider themselves extremely or very interested in environmental… Read More »
As the dominant force in the U.S. laundry care market, P&G continues to push ahead with innovative technology that protects its coveted market share. Can economic concerns and environmental awareness help other players, including the newest—Sun Products Corp.—chip away at P&G’s lead? Read More »
Fragrance in household products is a key component in closing the sale. No wonder why more marketers are opting for sophisticated fragrance notes for their laundry care formulas and hard surface cleaners. Read More »
AQL Decorating Company has acquired the operational assets of Radial Images, a bottle, jar and closure decorating company located in Cinnaminson, NJ. The decorating equipment, fixtures and inventory will be moved to AQL’s facility in Fairview,… Read More »
CVS/pharmacy has launched its Beauty 360 store concept, which is designed to change the way women shop for prestige beauty. The concept, which debuted at DuPont Circle in Washington, D.C., offers an upscale shopping destination for the multi-faceted,… Read More »
At Henkel’s request, Ecolab has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission that would enable Henkel to sell all 72.7 million Ecolab shares it holds. Ecolab and Henkel have also agreed to amend the stockholder&rsq… Read More »
Ecolab Announces Plan to Buy Back Stock
At Henkel’s request, Ecolab has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission that would enable Henkel to sell all 72.7 million Ecolab shares it holds. Ecolab and Henkel… Read More »
AQL Decorating Company Acquires Radial Images
AQL Decorating Company has acquired the operational assets of Radial Images, a bottle, jar and closure decorating company located in Cinnaminson, NJ. The decorating equipment, fixtures and inventory… Read More »
Parlux Signs Licensing Deal with Marc Ecko
Parlux Fragrances, Inc. has forged a worldwide licensing agreement with Marc Ecko Enterprises to develop and market a line of prestige fragrances for men and women. In the early 1990s, Marc Ecko launche… Read More »
Can your recruiting strategy handle the shift from kiddie ride to thrill ride?
Traditionally, economic cycles have swung like a pendulum. As a result, recruiting peaks and valleys have been relatively predictable. Your company has… Read More »
Seeing Red on Black Friday
I have no sympathy for the Big Three automakers. All of them have put out mediocre products for decades and now their CEOs have the gall to fly down to Washington in their private jets and ask for a handout!
A… Read More »