The HallStar Company recently introduced a range of personal care ingredients for sun care and skin care products. The new products provide formulators with a broad arsenal of ingredients that improve protection against Ultraviolet A (UVA) rays and i… Read More »
Ryco Packaging Corporation, Omaha NE, is now part of TricorBraun and will now have access to 30 local branches to deliver customer service and full service design, engineering and mold production centers in Chicago, Buffalo, NY and Los Angeles. Globa… Read More »
Roller-ball applicators from Siloa, Inc. win consumer trust and loyalty with a direct, no-pour, no-spill, easy-on application experience. The controlled-dispensing applicator ball gently rolls liquid fragrance, balm or gel directly onto the desired b… Read More »
Convenient, purse-sized dial-up applicator tubes are ideal for product presentation. Just fill Qosmedix’s clear polypropylene pen-sized tube with 2ml of product, push in the multiple holeflocked nylon tip or nylon brush tip and press on cap. T… Read More »
Since acquiring SkinMilk in 2004, Idelle Labs has re-launched many SkinMilk products with updated formulas and packaging. The company has introduced nine new products including SkinMilk Shaving Milk and new bath & body lines SkinMilk Smoothies fo… Read More »
A must have item for summer, Earth Therapeutic’s foot scrub helps keep feet cool, dry and healthy. The scrub is made with pumice granules, jojoba and apricot seeds to exfoliate and clean feet. Tea tree oil, and a blend of botanicals deodorize a… Read More »
Luzern Organic Cosmeceuticals bridge the gap between cutting-edge science and pure organic formulas by using a unique combination of Bio-Swiss certified organic extracts and the latest active ingredients.
Luzern’s products include: Force De… Read More »
Estée Lauder will acquire Ojon Corporation, a privately-held hair care company based in Canada. The closing is expected later this month. A purchase price was not disclosed.
Ojon markets and sells products made with ingredients collected by… Read More »
Companies to Watch
Oak Brook, IL
Sales: $102 million
$102 million (estimated) for the year ended June 30, 2006.
David C. Arch, chairman and chief executive officer; Michael… Read More »
50. Merle Norman
Los Angeles, CA
Sales: $103 million
$103 million (estimated).
Jack B. Nethercutt II, chairman; Art Armstrong, chief executive officer; Mark Grimmett, chief financ… Read More »
Sales: $119 million
$119 million for personal care products. Corporate sales: $150 million.
Kristi L. Hubbard, president; Melissa Brisbois, exec… Read More »
Los Angeles, CA
Sales: $152 million
$152 million for personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.9 billion. Net income: $143 million.
Michael O. Johnson, chief executi… Read More »
38. American International Industries
Los Angeles, CA
Sales: $179 million
$179 million (estimated).
Zvi Ryzman, president; Terri Cooper, executive vice president; Mark Moesta, vice… Read More »
33. Prestige Brands
Sales: $297 million
Mark Pettie, chairman and chief executive officer; Peter J. Anderson, chief financial officer; Eric M.… Read More »
21. Yankee Candle
South Deerfield, MA
Sales: $687 million
$687 million. Net income: $84 million.
Craig W. Rydin, chairman and chief executive officer; Harlan M. Kent, president a… Read More »
Melrose Park, IL
Sales: $1.2 billion
$1.2 billion for personal care products. Corporate sales: $3.7 billion. Net income: $205 million for the year ended Sept. 30, 2006.
Key Person… Read More »
8. Limited Brands
Sales: $3.1 billion
$3.1 billion (estimated) for Bath & Body Works, White Barn and Victoria’s Secret personal care products. Corporate sales: $10.6 billion. Net i… Read More »
7. Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $4.3 billion
$4.3 billion for skin, oral and baby care products. Corporate sales: $53.3 billion. Net income: $11 billion.
William C. Weldon,… Read More »
4. Estée Lauder
New York, NY
Sales: $6.4 billion
$6.4 billion. Net income: $244 million for the year ended June 30, 2006.
Leonard A. Lauder, chairman; Ronald S. Lauder, chai… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $10.5 billion
$10.5 billion for oral, personal and home care products. Corporate sales: $12.2 billion. Net income: $1.3 billion.
Reuben Mark,… Read More »
Eight member companies of the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors Association (ICMAD) were recognized for their products, packaging and advertising at the association's fourth annual CITY Awards for Cosmetic Innovators of The Year. Read More »
Clear, colorless, and providing a non-greasy feel, the new Dow Corning Toray FZ-3196 Fluid can be used as a carrier for other ingredients or as a dispersing medium for hydrophobic powders and pigments in a wide range of personal care products includi… Read More »
Momentive Performance Materials Inc. introduced Silsoft Care “quat” blend, a new proprietary product with potential use in hair care products that deliver conditioning performance benefits while adding volume. This new blend is an option… Read More »
By Georgina Caldwell, Associate Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
Published May 29, 2007
The European body care market was buoyant in 2006, with every country reporting a rise in value sales. France put in the smallest rise in percentage terms, however, for the flat French market, the 2.7% gain represents a… Read More »
Clear, colorless and providing a non-greasy feel, Dow Corning Toray FZ-3196 Fluid can be used as a carrier for other ingredients or as a dispersing medium for hydrophobic powders and pigments in a wide range of personal care products including skin c… Read More »
Arch Personal Care Products recently modified its SilSlip powder to offer blurring properties. SilSlip Disper-sion is a new powder suspension for the personal care industry made through high-energy dispersion of poly/bis-hydroxyethoxypropyl di-methi… Read More »
EUROPE: Steady growth in the European professional skin care market has prompted an important shift in the sales channels for these highly profitable products, according to the latest market study from Kline & Company, Little Falls, NJ. The line… Read More »