GloProfessional: tapped Jerald Wenker as chief executive officer. He is responsible for all aspects of the gloProfessional business. Most recently, Wenker was president and chief operating officer at Dermalogica, where he led the sales and marke… Read More »
For the fourth quarter, Estée Lauder’s net sales fell for the first time in three quarters, as results were hurt by a stronger dollar and less demand for Clinique and Estée Lauder skin care products. The company’s net sales… Read More »
Symrise AG: appointed Olaf Klinger to become chief financial officer (CFO) of the company. He had been with AMEOS, a private clinic operator, where, as a managing executive, he is in charge of the finance department. Before that, he held various mana… Read More »
After missing the final cut for the CEO spot at Procter & Gamble, Martin Riant is heading home. Riant, a senior executive who oversees some of P&G's biggest brands including Pampers, Bounty and Always, is retiring after more than 35 ye… Read More »
DS Healthcare: appointed Manuel Gonzalez, a former vice president of sales for the Procter & Gamble Company, as its chief commercial officer.
According to DS Healthcare, in his role at P&G, Gonzalez was responsible for managing an organizati… Read More »
ISSA: the worldwide cleaning industry association, appointed John Barrett executive director, effective Sept. 1, 2015. Barrett replaces John Garfinkel, who will work in a consultative capacity through 2016 to facilitate a smooth transition.
Un… Read More »
Skin care maker DS Healthcare Group of Pompano Beach, FL, will acquire WR Group, a $50 million maker of personal care products, including supplements, baby care, oral care and pet care products.
The deal includes $35 million in cash and $2.5 million… Read More »
Ecolab Inc. says it will acquire the US operations of Charlotte, NC-based Swisher Hygiene Inc. for approximately $40 million in cash.
Swisher Hygiene provides hygiene and sanitizing solutions for the food service, hospitality, retail and health care… Read More »
Stepan Company is among 21 Safer Choice Partner of the Year award winners announced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and one of three recipients in the Safer Chemical Innovator category.
Stepan Company has been actively engaged wit… Read More »
For the fourth quarter in a row, Colgate-Palmolive reported a decline in sales. In Q2, sales dropped 6.5% to $4.1 billion. Still, global unit volume grew 3.0% and pricing increased 2.5%, but foreign exchange was negative 12.0%. Operating profit decre… Read More »
UK celebrity hairstylist Tara Smith’s eponymous line of hair care products is now on HSN.
“We are thrilled to welcome renowned UK celebrity hairstylist Tara Smith as she journeys ‘across the pond’ for the US launch of her awa… 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… Read More »