Sales: $180 million (estimated)
Key Personnel: James Stammer, CEO; Jessica Donoghue, VP of marketing; Randy Wheaton, VP of product development.
Major Products: Dr. Teal’s Epsom Sal… Read More »
St. Louis, MO
Sales: $425 million for skin care products. Corporate sales: $4.4 billion. Net income: for the year ended Sept. 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Ward M. Klein, chief executive officer, Energizer Ho… Read More »
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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Sales: $850 million (estimated) for candle and home fragrance products. Corporate sales: $8.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Martin E. Franklin, founder and executive chairman; Ian G.H. Ashken, co-founder, vice… Read More »
Sales: $1.1 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: E. Scott Beattie, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Joel B. Ronkin, executive vice president and general mana… Read More »
Joico: named Jeremy Davies-Barbala as its new international creative director.
With a background from the school of Sassoon, which Davies-Barbala joined in 2002 later becoming creative director for both UK and US staff training programs, he also lea… Read More »
Pureology: named Noelle Strong as head of sales, Pureology US. In her new role, she will lead the Pureology sales strategy to further elevate the Pureology brand and drive growth for the brand’s hair care and styling business, bringing innovati… Read More »
Evonik: named Ron Birnbaum to business director of personal care for the NAFTA region in the nutrition and care segment. Prior to his appointment, Birnbaum was head of procurement for the Americas. Since joining Evonik Industries AG (formerly Degussa… 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 »
The male grooming category is one of the fastest growing personal care market segments. As a result, Corbion Purac is offering a wide range of products for men’s care formulations. Core functionalities include moisturization, exfoliation and se… Read More »
A cell culture must be viable and functioning in order to assess the biological activity and effect of compounds and formulations on activity. This means that prior to any such study, one must understand the impact of the tested compound on the viabi… 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 »
The American Academy of Dermatology: named Mark G. Lebwohl, MD, as its president. He will hold the office one year. Lebwohl, who has been practicing dermatology since 1983, transformed Mount Sinai’s Dermatology Department from a faculty of… Read More »
Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa: named Chad Waetzig as its new chief marketing officer.
Waetzig brings more than 25 years of experience in the beauty, entertainment and hospitality industries to the Red Door Spa executive team. Most recently, he served… Read More »
BASF Corporation named Wayne T. Smith as new chairman and chief executive officer, headquartered in Florham Park, NJ. He succeeds Hans Engel, who as chief financial officer for BASF SE, will relocate to the company’s global headquarters in Ludw… Read More »
Black Opal’s Flawless Perfecting Concealer has been named a winner of the 2015 Essence Magazine “Best in Black Beauty Awards.” In the May issue of Essence celebrity makeup artist Porsche Cooper said of the concealer… Read More »
ITALY: American Crew, a professional leader in men’s grooming, announced Sergiy Shapochka from Ukraine as the Champion of the 2014-2015 All-Star Challenge, an annual global competition to recognize the best men’s hair stylist in the world… Read More »
BASF: named Teressa Szelest, currently senior vice president, global business unit hygiene, Ludwigshafen, Germany, as president, market and business development, North America, effective May 1, 2015. She will be located in Florham Park, NJ. Szelest s… 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 »
Clinical Research Laboratories, Inc. (CRL): welcomed Kyle McGovern as vice president of business development. He will develop its service offering and facilitate expansion into new markets. McGovern joins CRL with a wealth of experience within the in… Read More »
Sparkle. Panache. Spectacular special effects. That’s what forward-thinking formulators and chemists are saying about Impact Colors’ Chromagix dynamic collection of multi-variable pigments.
Chromagix colors are prismatic—think of h… Read More »