St. Louis, MO
Sales: $425 million for skin care products. Corporate sales: $4.4 billion. Net income: for the year ended Sept. 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Ward M. Klein, chief executive officer, Energizer Ho… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $1.9 billion.
Key Personnel: Ronald O. Perelman, chairman; David L. Kennedy, vice chairman; Lorenzo Delpani, president and chief executive officer; Javier Asarta, executive vice president, chief… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $6.5 billion for cosmetics, fragrances and toiletries. Corporate sales: $8.8 billion.
Key Personnel: Sheri McCoy, chief executive officer; James S. Scully, executive vice president and chie… Read More »
Sales: $68.9 billion (estimated) for personal care, household care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $83 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: AG Lafley, chairman, president an… Read More »
First quarter highlights at Unilever show sales growth of 2.8% to $13.6 billion (€12.8 billion) with emerging markets up by 5.4%, according to the company. Personal care sales rose 2.7% to $5.1 billion, while home care increased 3.1% to $2.7 bil… 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 »
On April 22, industry executives, entrepreneurs and small brand owners gathered in New York City for Happi’s Brand Building Breakfast Seminar.
The seminar, held at Locanda Verde, featured two dynamic entrepreneurs who have grown brands in the… Read More »
Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) has announced the return of its sought-after TV Shopping Auditions, to be held Monday, July 13, in connection with its show (July 12-14) at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. The auditions aim to identify the… Read More »
Currency headwinds continue to batter the home and personal care industry. Procter & Gamble said sales declined across all major segments in the third quarter due to a strong dollar. P&G executives predict that the dollar will drive a 5 to 6%… Read More »
Herbalife Ltd. reported fourth quarter net sales fell 11% to $1.1 billion, primarily due to the unfavorable impact of currency fluctuations.
However, for the 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2014, the company reported net sales rose 3% to $5.0 billion.
Mich… Read More »
COLOMBIA: Mary Kay has moved into Colombia. The $4 billion beauty company made an initial investment of $8 million to start its operations in the country.
Mary Kay executives from the US, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina worked in partnership with… 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 »
Sea-Land Chemical Co., West Lake, OH, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Founded in 1964 to supply chemicals to the lubricants industry, Sea-Land has grown into an international, employee-owned specialty chemical distributor. Today, the firm has cl… Read More »
There are plenty of pitfalls to be avoided in the global economy, but suppliers insist that they have systems in place to handle whatever issues crop up in regions and markets around the world. Read More »
Pierre Fabre, the French dermocosmetics company, has renewed its partnership with Abbott Healthcare. The move ensures that Pierre Fabre's line of skin care products will continue to be available in one of the largest consumer product companies in… Read More »