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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The first Indie Beauty Expo will take place Aug. 27 in New York City. Happi checked in with the duo behind this new event that’s out to serve this fast-growing sector of the beauty industry.
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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 »