City of Industry, CA
Sales: $450 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Eric Chen, founder, chief executive officer and president; Bill George, president and chief operating officer, Markwins Beauty Products.
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New York, NY
Sales: $1.9 billion.
Key Personnel: Ronald O. Perelman, chairman; David L. Kennedy, vice chairman; Lorenzo Delpani, president and chief executive officer; Javier Asarta, executive vice president, chief… Read More »
Sales: $2.6 billion for household, personal care and industrial and institutional products. Corporate sales: $5.6 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Donald R. Knauss, ex… 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 »
New York, NY
Sales: $10.9 billion for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: William P. Lauder, executive chairman; Fabrizio Freda, president and chief executive officer; John Demsey, group president; Ca… 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 »
Vantage Specialty Chemicals: appointed Richard McEvoy as its new chief executive officer.
In his new role, McEvoy will oversee all units of Vantage, including personal care, performance materials, and oleo chemicals.
Prior to joining Vantage, McEvoy… Read More »
Say hello to smooth skin with Comfy Fig Body Scrub Jam, new from Lubrizol. With a rich jam-like texture and fruity fig scent, this relaxing scrub warms skin on contact while exfoliating dry skin cells, according to the company.
Carbopol Ultrez 30 po… Read More »
The latest creation from Charlotte Tilbury is Lip Magic Rejuvenating Smoothing Propolis Balm ($35).
This breakthrough anti-aging lip balm features propolis—a resinous elixir created by honeybees to protect the lining of the beehive.
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Introducing Tarte’s all-new LipSurgence lip crème ($24) in an array of shades to provide a rich, creamy color veil that stays in place as maracuja, jojoba seed oil, shea butter and vitamin E keep lips looking youthful and full while rest… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists has issued its second call for papers for the 29th IFSCC Congress, Oct. 23-26, 2016, in Orlando, FL. Topics under consideration include:
Sun Protection & Beyond— Submissions may focus on increasing the… Read More »
In the first quarter of 2015, sales of US prestige beauty products were $2.6 billion, a 5% increase from Q1 2014, driven by makeup and fragrance, according to The NPD Group. Skin care sales remained flat after experiencing growth for the past three c… Read More »
Energizer Holdings, Inc. posted results for the second fiscal quarter, which ended March 31, 2015. Net sales decreased 5.1% to $1.0 billion.
In personal care, net sales fell 5.5% to $651.1 million. Household products were down 4.4% to $356.9 million… Read More »
AAK Personal Care rolled out Lipex SheaClear, a completely clear liquid shea oil that softens and moisturizes the skin. It also improves shine and softness in hair.
The physical and sensory attributes of Lipex SheaClear make it an ideal ingredient f… Read More »
Keds and eos have teamed up on a collection of three sneakers inspired by the flavors and colors of the personal care brand’s well-known Smooth Sphere Lip Balms. The limited edition shoe styles, which are sold exclusively at Shoe Carnival, come… Read More »
Direct-to-consumer household company Blyth, Inc. posted lower sales for the fourth quarter and full year of 2014.
Net sales for the year ended Dec. 31, 2014 decreased 8% to $490.0 million.
For the three months ended Dec. 31, 2014, net sal… Read More »
The latest creation at VariBlend is the new, “Made-in-America” MiniMix 20mm dispenser. It is ideal for lipglosses, concealers and other on-the-go personal care products based upon fixed or variable delivery ratio of two different formulas… Read More »
RéVive is at the forefront of next-gen lip care with Intensité Moisturizing Lip Balm ($60), a new luxe conditioner containing RES Technology that moisturizes and protects lips from environmental damage. A unique applicator tip provides… Read More »
Pout Shout Cosmetics has introduced highly pigmented, longwearing and semi-matte finished lipglosses and lipsticks ($15). Colors range from Coral Crush to Blue Hoo. The brand’s motto is “Wear with confidence, make a statement, make an imp… 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 »
Consumers’ attitudes toward tanning and the use of sun protection products are influencing trends within the European sun care market. Sun care usage is no longer just about protecting the skin and other sun-related health concerns, but increas… Read More »