The third time is definitely not the charm. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently sent warning letters to StriVectin, Moy-Fincher Medical Group and Skin Authority LLC.
According to the letter sent to StriVectin (following a December… Read More »
The FDA has decided to move the goal post. It has declared that to approve a new UV filter you must surpass the requirements of a New Drug Application (NDA). The new hurdle set by the FDA is that all such ingredients must pass the stringent req… Read More »
The winners of the 2015 Product of the Year Awards—a select few chosen from the votes of more than 40,000 consumers—have been announced.
“Nearly 50,000 new packaged goods products are introduced each year,” said Rich Fryling,… Read More »
Turns out no one really needed a life-sized replica of King Tutankhamun’s burial mask with a secret compartment to store his valuables. It’s no surprise to me that SkyMall, that publication that can be found in every backseat pocket on ev… Read More »
Sunscreens have been in the headlines recently. We start the New Year with an act of Congress, The Sunscreen Innovation Act (SIA), which was just signed by President Obama into law in November. Its implications will be debated extensively in the futu… Read More »
Kiran Stordalen, widow of Horst Rechelbacher, the late cosmetics entrepreneur and founder of Aveda Corp. and Intelligent Nutrients, donated $1.5 million to expand Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota’s Pain, Palliative and I… Read More »
Maybelline New York was the official makeup partner of MADE Fashion Week, providing creative direction, backstage artistry and products for more than 10 MADE designers, including Public School, Cushnie Et Ochs, Ostwald Helgason, Olivier Saillard, Kit… Read More »
Sales: $1.9 billion
Key Personnel: Satoshi Suzuki, president and chief executive officer; Naoki Kume, vice president, finance; Yutaka Den, chief global business officer.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics, personal ca… Read More »
Sales: $223 million for fragrances. Net sales $575.8 million for fiscal year ended Feb. 1 2014.
Key Personnel: Stephen Nussdorf, executive chairman of the board; Michael W. Katz, president and… Read More »
Sales: $380 million.
Key Personnel: Zan Guerry, CEO of Chattem Inc.; Robert Long, executive vice president; John Stroud, executive vice president.
Major Products: Skin care, hair care and oral care prod… Read More »
City of Industry, CA
Sales: $400 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Eric Chen, chief executive officer; Bill George, president and chief operating officer; Julie Hsu, chief financial officer; Matt Allen, senior vice p… Read More »
Sales: $689 million. Net income: $15 million for the year ended August 31, 2013.
Key Personnel: John K. Morgan, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Mark R. Bachmann, executive vice president and… Read More »
Sales: $69.5 billion (estimated) for personal care, household care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $84.1 billion. Net income: $11.3 billion for the year ended June 30, 2013.
Key Personnel: AG Lafley,… Read More »