TricorBraun was instrumental in designing winning packages in the World Beverage Competition. First Juice-Brand juice beverage received the platinum, best of show prize for the package TricorBraun created for its new alternative drink for youngsters.… Read More »
As part of its strategy to increase its private brand and exclusive brand offerings as well as to continue to position itself as a first-choice health and beauty destination, drug store chain Rite Aid is rolling out its own premium sun care line, Rx… Read More »
GERMANY:According to Messe Frankfurt GmbH, 10,400 visitors from 78 countries—an increase of 1400—attended Beautyworld 2009, which was held Jan, 31-Feb.1. Of the European nations, Italy, Poland, Austria, the Netherlands and France were the… Read More »
NEW ZEALAND: Cognis has opened a branch office in Auckland, New Zealand to manage the marketing and sales of its products in the country. The company says the move will further strengthen its ties with its local customers, and improve its understandi… Read More »
Arch Personal Care Products, South Plainfield, NJ has forged a global distribution partnership with Centroflora Group of Brazil.Centroflora Group, founded in 1957, is a leading South American producer and developer of standardized botanical extracts… Read More »
CND: welcomed back Mary Kennebeck to the newly-created position of education sales manager within CND’s North American sales department.
In this role, Ms. Kennebeck will oversee CND’s market development plan, which synthesizes suppor… Read More »
The three U.S. liquid-color plants acquired by Clariant Masterbatches Division from Rite Systems, Inc. last year will continue in operation as the Rite Systems Business Unit of Clariant Masterbatches. The announcement was made by Steve Snow, head of… Read More »
The G brand of biodegradable green automotive cleaning products from Stamford, CT-based Green Earth Technologies is now being offered to the car wash and detailing industry in bulk. The new program will allow customers to purchase the firm’s cl… Read More »
Harmony Labs, Inc. has completed construction and validation on its new 135,000 sq. ft. R&D and manufacturing facility in Kannapolis, NC. The new facility will house Harmony Labs’ research and analytical chemist team, as well as be the cen… Read More »
Dow Corning has launched a new interactive Automotive Appearance Chemicals guide that provides essential formulation and application advice. The guide is available at the Dow Corning website, www.dowcorning.com/autocare.
Available for download, th… Read More »
Bottega Verdeís Uomo Energy Power anti-wrinkle, anti-stress formulation, and Kelemataís Victor anti-fatigue cold cream both recently reached European retail shelves utilizing Rexam’s Prodigio, the airless, neutral, 100% recyclable… Read More »
Illinois-based packager Visual Pak boosted its portfolio with the acquisition of Wisconsin-based Norka Incorporated, a specialty packaging company providing commercial printing and custom paper conversion. Norka, which will continue to operate out of… Read More »
Spectrum Lithograph, Inc. will purchase Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) equal to 100% of its energy use from Wind energy marketer and developer Community Energy.
“We’re proud to step up as a leader in our industry, and to do our p… Read More »
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. Pam Danziger, president of Unity Marketing, offers this… Read More »
Zirh Skin is adding an all-natural skin care line for men called Zirh Natural, to be sold exclusively in Sephora stores nationwide and on Sephora.com. The line will include eight skin care SKUs that merge cosmeceutical science with the best in botani… Read More »
Amazon.com has revealed the bestselling, most positively reviewed, most-wished-for and favorite gift products as determined by its customers in 2008. Bare Escentuals bareMinerals SPF 15 foundation was the site’s bestselling beauty product (defi… Read More »
UNITED KINGDOM: John Lewis has been voted the UK’s favorite retailer for the second year in a row in a poll of more than 6000 consumers carried out by Verdict Research.
In the survey ,Verdict quizzed customers about where they shopped… Read More »
Jeen International has completed pre-registration activities within Europe to comply with the regulatory requirements of REACH. Substances in all Jeen products were submitted and have now been pre-registered under the legislation.
“Our inves… 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 »
Even as it expands its personal care team and global presence, MWV remains fully committed to sustainability. In fact, MWV even hosted a full-day forum on sustainable packaging that featured a wide range of speakers.
“We were very pleased wi… Read More »
In addition to an extensive range of packaging solutions, MWV operates on a global scale, with facilities all over the world. In fact, the company will open a manufacturing facility in Mexico later this year.
“We have a global footprint, but… Read More »
The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), a national economic indicator of customer evaluations of the quality of products and services, continues to worsen—a trend that began in 2007—but the deterioration for the third quarter was… Read More »
With its iridescent glass panels and vibrant, pink lit portals, the new Victoria’s Secret flagship store in New York City is sure to be a top destination. Located at 722 Lexington Avenue, the store features an elevated assortment of beauty merc… Read More »
UNITED KINGDOM: International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) has completed a new CapLock production line at its European Center of Excellence for Flavor Delivery Systems and Encapsulation in Haverhill, UK. The addition of IFF’s advanced flavor… Read More »