CVS Health Corporation and Target Corporation have entered into a definitive agreement for CVS Health to acquire Target’s pharmacy and clinic businesses for approximately $1.9 billion. Through this agreement, CVS Health will acquire Target&rsqu… Read More »
Unit dose laundry detergent packs will get some unwanted publicity this fall, when the September issue of Consumer Reports no longer recommends unit dose laundry detergents in homes with young children. The article was posted online in July.
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Henkel’s Schwarzkopf has won its first Women’s Health Beauty Award win in the “Best Shine Enhancing Product” category for its Ultime Diamond Color & Radiance Shine Boost Tonic.
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JAPAN: Ushio Inc., Tokyo, has entered into exclusive license and research agreements for narrowband-spectrum ultraviolet light technology with Columbia University. The aim is to promote R&D and commercialization of an Ultraviolet Disinfection Met… Read More »
Nationally, one in five Americans will develop skin cancer over the course of a lifetime—and it appears that some states are doing better than others when it comes to prevention.
According to Vitals, an online service that co… Read More »
Despite high interest in natural and organic cosmetic products by European consumers, the market is highly fragmented with very few brands having a strong presence throughout the region. The main issue is in the definition; natural is a very loose te… Read More »
Sales: $1.0 billion
Key Personnel: Joseph Nissim, founder; Soly Benveniste, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Beauty—Collistar makeup and skin treatments, tanning products, hair care and men’s… Read More »
Sales: $1.4 billion
Key Personnel: Pierre-Yves Revol, president of Pierre Fabre Foundation and vice chairman Pierre Fabre S.A. Supervisory Board; Eric Ducournau, chief executive officer, dermo-cosmetics division; Mich… Read More »
Sales: $1.6 billion
Key Personnel: Satoshi Suzuki, president and chief executive officer; Naoki Kume, director and vice president, finance; Yutaka Den, chief global business officer.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics,… Read More »
Sales: $2.8 billion
Key Personnel: Andrew Witty, chief executive officer; Roger Connor, president, global manufacturing and supply; Simon Dingemans, chief financial officer; David Redfern, chief strategy officer; Emma Walm… Read More »
Sales: $3.2 billion
Key Personnel: Suk Yong Cha, chief executive officer and vice chairman; Joo-Hyung Kim, vice president and chief financial officer; Ho-Young Jung, vice president and chief financial officer.
Major Produ… Read More »
Sales: $3.3 billion
Key Personnel: Itsuo Hama, president and chief executive officer.
Major Products: Oral care, skin care, beauty products, toiletries, fabric care, home care and household cleaners.
New Products: Systema Hagu… Read More »
Sales: $32.8 billion
Key Personnel: Michael Treschow, chairman; Paul Polman, chief executive officer; Jean-Marc Huët, chief financial officer; Douglas Baillie, chief human resources officer; David Blanchard, chie… Read More »
What happens when you remove typical business constraints and let one of the industry’s leading chemists loose to formulate the best anti-aging product? Skyler Brand Ventures knows the answer.
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El Segundo, CA
Sales: $130 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Dr. Howard Murad, chief executive officer and founder; Richard Murad, general manager; Jeff Murad, vice president, new product development; Hilarie Mura… Read More »
Sales: $150 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Joe Kanfer, chairman and chief executive officer; Mark S. Lerner, president and chief operating officer.
Major Products: Purell Advanced Hand Sanitizer,… Read More »
Sales: $182 million for 2014.
Key Personnel: Stephen H. Swigart, chairman; John Swigart, president; Jim Lenardson, executive vice president; Scott Libbe, chief financial officer; Justin Bl… Read More »
Sales: $210 million (estimated). Corporate sales: $714.6 million.
Key Personnel: Ron Lombardi, president and chief executive officer; Thomas Hochuli, vice president of operations; John F… Read More »
White Plains, NY
Sales: $255 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Keech Combe Shetty and Akshay Shetty, co-chief executive officers.
Major Products: Hair care, oral care, men’s grooming and feminine he… Read More »
New york, NY
Sales: $15.0 billion for oral care, personal care and household products. Corporate sales: $17.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Ian Cook, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Fabian Garc… 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 »
Producers from The Today Show, Rachael Ray, NY1 News, and top beauty editors from InStyle, Cosmopolitan, People StyleWatch, Glamour, Shape, Health and online outlets flocked to Limani Restaurant to the hear about the newest launches from Repêch… Read More »
French toothbrush company Kolibree, which offers what it calls the first connected electric toothbrush, has closed a Series A round of financing with leading venture capital and industrial groups SEB Alliance, Innovacom, Cap Horn Invest and the Denta… Read More »
Health and beauty aid marketer CCA Industries, Inc. posted its first quarter results for the period ended Feb. 28, 2015. Net sales increased 14.6% to $6.9 million. Net sales of each of CCA’s core brands increased during the first three mon… Read More »