Dr. Mahadeshwar Leads ISP Consumer Sciences
ISP Corporation: tapped former Unilever and Beiersdorf product development leader Dr. Anand Mahadeshwar as director, global hair care R&D applications and personal care consumer science.
Mahadesh… Read More »
Revenues Surge 7% At P&G in Third Quarter
Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) earnings for its third-quarter ended March 31 slid 1.1% to $2.59 billion, but revenues rose 7.4% to $19.18 billion.
Beauty sales rose 6% to $4.6 billion on a… Read More »
Charkit Acquires Assets of ISI
Charkit Chemical Corporation acquired the assets of International Sourcing Inc. (ISI) on April 28. A purchase price was not disclosed.
“Charkit’s entire organization is enthusiastic about this importan… Read More »
Mibelle Biochemistry Launches New Plant Stem Cell Active
Alpine roses are typical Swiss flowers that grow at altitudes of up to 3,200 meters. In this extreme environment, they must adapt to conditions such as the cold, UV and dryness. PhytoCellTe… Read More »
Now Starting for Jack Black: Performance Remedy Collection
Jack Black rolled out Performance Remedy, a new line of natural active body treatments and sun protection therapies said to fight fatig… Read More »
Crystal Deodorant Goes Back To School
Call it Deodorant 101. Burlingame, CA-based Crystal, creators of Crystal Body deodorant and Crystal Essence, went back to school—specifically the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)—for… Read More »
Bar Soap Provides UV Protection
U.S. Patent No. 7,700,079 B2; Jamie Collins Doss of Santa Fe, NM has patented a soap bar that provides UV protection through normal washing and rinsing. It contains a natural soap base for cleaning the skin; titaniu… Read More »
It’s hard to hide unprepared, unqualified interviewers. They bring little value to the interview process, and as a result, stick out like a sore thumb. What can be done at your organization to ensure those on your selection teams conduct the be… Read More »
It’s been a roller coaster for the Western European body care market during the past 12 months—some market values have gone up while the rest have slumped. Germany and the UK reported losses, while France and Italy managed slender gains.… Read More »
The Benchmarking Company�s in-depth survey uncovers how women feel about the retailing giant and why or why not they purchase their cosmetics at Walmart. The results may change your attitude about Walmart. Read More »
Cargo takes makeup aficionados to La-La-Land with its latest “destination” Color Palette ($28), Los Angeles. The four-color eyeshadow set features oversized, professional quality shadows are easily layered and blended. It joins other th… Read More »
Podium Presentations Sought for Annual Meeting
The Committee on Scientific Affairs has issued a call for papers for podium presentations for the 2010 SCC Annual Scientific Meeting at the New York Hilton. This call is for oral presentations only.… Read More »
More consumers are using multi-purpose and refillable cleaning products.
More Americans Take a Green Approach
The latest National Cleaning Survey from The Soap and Detergent Associ… Read More »
By Katie Middleweek, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
Published April 29, 2010
It was a very mixed year for the women’s fragrance market across Europe with the effects of the recession really being felt in some areas. Among the Big 5 markets, the UK and Germany were the only two to make gains in value terms while France,… Read More »
There is a wealth of opportunityin today’s beauty market, accordingto L’Oréal.
Earlier this year, L’Oréal chief executive officer Jean-Paul Agon made a bold statement when talking to financial analy… Read More »
Demand for green chemistry, bad publicity and an uninformed public are just some of the reasons why the preservative market remains a demanding one. But read on to learn why many suppliers are up for the challenge. Read More »