San Diego, CA
Sales: $383 million.
Key Personnel: Garry O. Ridge, president and chief executive officer; Jay W. Rembolt, vice president, finance, treasurer and CFO; Richard T. Clampitt, vice president, g… Read More »
Elmwood Park, NJ
Sales: $2.1 billion for I&I products. Corporate sales: $7.7 billion.
Key Personnel: Jerome Peribere, president and chief executive officer; Dr. Ilham Kadri, president, Diversey Care; Carol L… Read More »
Sales: $3.3 billion for personal care and cosmetics. Corporate sales: $11.4 billion for the year ended Feb. 1, 2015.
Key Personnel: Leslie H. Wexner, chairman and chief executive officer; Charles C. McGuiga… Read More »
Sales: $4 billion.
Key Personnel: Richard R. Rogers, executive chairman; David Holl, president and chief executive officer; Sheryl Adkins-Green, chief marketing officer; Thomas S. Cho, chief supply cha… Read More »
St. Paul, MN
Sales: $6.2 billion for industrial and institutional cleaning products. Corporate sales: $14.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Douglas M. Baker Jr., chairman and chief executive officer; Timothy W. Handley, pr… 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 »
New Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $7.6 billion for baby, oral and skin care products. Corporate sales: $74.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Alex Gorsky, chairman and chief executive officer; Dominic J. Caruso, chief financial officer… 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 »
Sonneborn, LLC: appointed Gregg Kam as chief financial officer. He will report directly to CEO and president Dr. Paul Raymond III.
Kam brings years of relevant industry experience to his new role and previously served as CFO of International Specialt… Read More »
At the World Congress of Dermatology in Vancouver, Galderma and the International League of Dermatological Societies (ILDS) announced four winning projects as part of the Skin Pact program, a new initiative designed to advance community dermatology a… Read More »
Authentic Brands Group, LLC (ABG), New York, has purchased Frederick’s Of Hollywood, and has plans for the brand that extend past lingerie.
ABG’s strategic focus for Frederick’s of Hollywood will be to launch a new brand vision, ex… 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 »
Galderma: named a new president of Galderma Laboratories, L.P. along with a new leadership team in anticipation of several new product launches in the upcoming months.
The new leadership team includes Todd Zavodnick, former vice president and genera… Read More »
Ecolab’s reported sales rose 3% to a record $3.7 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014. Net income increased 17% to $336 million. For the year, sales rose 8% to nearly $14.3 billion and net income rose 24% to $1.2 billion.
Going forward, the c… 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 »
During the past decade, Brazil has climbed to lofty height in the global color cosmetics industry. In 2008, Brazil was the No. 6 makeup market in the world; by the end of 2014, it had reached the No. 3 spot by growing more than 50% between 2009 and 2… Read More »
The Lubrizol Corporation: added a new active ingredients sales organization for its global skin care business, effective immediately. The new sales organization, which will include Lipotec and Active Organics products, will be geographically structur… Read More »
Unilever posted gains for the fourth quarter and full year 2014. Full year sales rose 2.9% to $56.1 billion. Fourth quarter sales increased 2.1% to $14.4 billion.
Personal care sales jumped 3.5% to $20.5 billion for 2014; the sector rose 2.1% to $5.… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists will host a new continuing education course entitled “Formulating Spa Products—It Takes More Than Rose Petals,” on March 25. Although “spa” has become one of the most overused and a… Read More »
By Samantha Brown, Tony Gough and Virginia Kropac, Innospec Performance Chemicals
Published March 4, 2015
For many years, sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) and sodium laureth sulfate (SLES) have been the mainstay surfactant base in personal care cleansing formulations. Increasingly, however, there is a move to replace these and other sulfate-containing surfact… Read More »