Want to reduce obesity and the diseases that go hand-in-hand with it? Get moving! That’s the advice of the Global Energy Balance Network, a new non-profit organization funded, in part, by Coca-Cola.
Now, it’s always a good idea to get up… Read More »
The global organic personal care products market is expected to expand at a strong CAGR of 9.3% between 2014 and 2020, according to a report from Transparency Market Research.
In 2013, the global organic personal care products market was estimated a… Read More »
The growing prominence of the nutricosmetics sector mirrors the consolidating bond between health and beauty. However, while various scientific studies shed positive light on nutricosmetics, thus suggesting good prospects for revenue generation, ther… Read More »
A two-day event designed exclusively for upper-level management, The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) will be hosting the PBA Executive Summit on Dec. 3-4 in Scottsdale, Ariz. It will focus on industry trends, networking opportunities and leader… Read More »
Shamrock Technologies: named Nathan C. Turpin as its new senior sales representative in the Southwestern US. His experience ranges from the management of chemical distribution networks to the daily interface of global multi-national accounts.
Turpin,… Read More »
Yes To Inc.: tapped Ingrid Jackel as chief executive officer. In her new role, Jackel will oversee Yes To’s further expansion of North American and international distribution, and work closely with the management team to further strengthen the… Read More »
Lumene: tapped Michel Dallemagne to serve as CEO. He will be responsible for accelerating the growth of the business internationally, building on the solid foundation, achieved to date under the leadership of Tapio Pajuharju and the management team.… Read More »
SINGAPORE: Asia Plantation Capital Sdn Bhd has announced a joint venture to cultivate the endangered Aquilaria Sinesis tree with an existing Malaysia plantation owner. Asia Plantation Capital will take over management, inoculation and harvestin… Read More »
The recently published Ingredients for Household, Industrial, and Institutional Cleaning Applications report by international market research and management consulting firm Kline finds that some country markets are increasing at double-digit rates du… Read More »
Sales: $860 million
Key Personnel: Xie Wenjian, chairman.
Major Products: Liushen, Maxam, Jia An, Shanghai Viv, Herborist, Chinfie and GF.
Comments: Shanghai Jahwa United Co. Ltd. is China’s largest domesticall… Read More »
Sales: $6.4 billion
Key Personnel: Masahiko Uotani, president and chief executive officer; Norio Tadakawa, chief financial officer; Ralph Ahrbeck, chief strategy officer and president, China region; Chikako Sekine, chief b… Read More »
The proliferation of Facebook has brought new life to “like.” Drones everywhere “like” this and “like” that...too bad there’s no “unlike” button to tell friends how we really feel about photos of… Read More »
Sales: $215 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Replogle, president and chief executive officer; Maureen Usifer, chief financial officer; Joey Bergstein, general manager and chie… Read More »
Sales: $9.6 billion for the year ended June 30, 2014, but that total includes food management.
Key Personnel: H. Fisk Johnson, chairman and chief executive officer; Mark Eckhardt, executive vice presi… Read More »
Beiersdorf: appointed Jesper Andersen to the executive board. Born in Denmark, Andersen has held several management positions at Colgate-Palmolive worldwide since 1994, most recently in New York as CFO North America.
Following an introductory phase,… Read More »
KMCO LLC: appointed John C. Foley as president and chief executive officer. Foley will be responsible for leading the KMCO (Crosby, TX) and KMTEX (Port Arthur, TX) based businesses, building on the success achieved by KMCO founder and former ow… Read More »
Croda: appointed a new member, Peter “PJ” Muller, to the company’s personal care sales team in its North American headquarters and innovation center, located in Edison, NJ.
Muller has accepted the position of sales executive… Read More »
Information Resources, Inc. (IRI): named Joan M. Lewis as a senior advisor. She will work closely with Andrew Appel, IRI’s president and chief executive officer, and the IRI management team to enhance its growth-delivered portfolio of technolog… Read More »
Gattefossé USA: appointed Benjamin Blinder to its US management team as director of business development–personal care. He will be responsible for the development of personal care sales and business strategy for the US and Mexican market… Read More »
The House Energy and Commerce Committee has approved H.R. 2576, the Toxic Substances Control Act Modernization Act, by a vote of 47-0, with one abstention.
The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) applauded the committee fo… Read More »