Lake Success, NY
Sales: $120 million.
Key Personnel: Irwin Simon, founder, president and chief executive officer and chairman of the board; John Carroll, executive vice president and chief executive officer, Hain Cel… Read More »
Los Angeles, CA
Sales: $180 million for personal care products. Corporate sales: $5.0 billion.
Key Personnel: Michael O. Johnson, chairman and chief executive officer; Desmond Walsh, president; Jo… Read More »
Sales: $210 million (estimated). Corporate sales: $714.6 million.
Key Personnel: Ron Lombardi, president and chief executive officer; Thomas Hochuli, vice president of operations; John F… 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 »
El Paso, TX
Sales: $216 million (estimated) for non-hardware/electrical personal care products. Total personal care sales: $435.2 million. Corporate sales: $1.45 billion.
Key Personnel: Julien R. Mininberg, chief… Read More »
Sales: $325 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: James Daniels, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Personal care products including soaps, body washes, deodorants and hair care sold un… 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 »
Palm Desert, CA
Sales: $1.4 billion (estimated) for personal care products. Corporate sales: $1.5 billion.
Key Personnel: Bill Guthy and Greg Renker, founding principals and co-chairmen; Georg Richter, preside… Read More »
Sales: $1.5 billion. Corporate sales: $2.5 billion.
Key Personnel: Truman Hunt, president and chief executive officer; Joseph Y. Chang, PhD, chief scientific officer and executive vice president, product… Read More »
Sales: $2.4 billion for household, personal care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $3.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Jim Craigie, chairman and chief executive officer; Jaquelin J. Brova, executive… 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: $3.3 billion for personal care and cosmetics. Corporate sales: $11.4 billion for the year ended Feb. 1, 2015.
Key Personnel: Leslie H. Wexner, chairman and chief executive officer; Charles C. McGuiga… Read More »
Sales: $3.5 billion for beauty and home care products. Corporate sales: $10.8 billion.
Key Personnel: Steve Van Andel, chairman; Doug DeVos, president, Michael Cazer, chief operating officer; Su Jung Bae, ch… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $4.5 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Bart Becht, chairman and interim chief executive officer; Patrice de Talhouët, executive vice president and chief financial offi… Read More »
New Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $7.6 billion for baby, oral and skin care products. Corporate sales: $74.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Alex Gorsky, chairman and chief executive officer; Dominic J. Caruso, chief financial officer… 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 »
Sales: $68.9 billion (estimated) for personal care, household care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $83 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: AG Lafley, chairman, president an… 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
In-depth research from Olay shows how gene expression changes impact the appearance and quality of women’s skin as they age across every decade. Olay’s Multi-Decade and Ethnicity (MDE) study reveals biological commonalities among a unique… Read More »
Micro Powders, Inc. has appointed Superior Materials, Inc., Garden City, NY, as its exclusive Northeast sales agent to represent its personal care product line of specialty micronized wax additives. Superior Materials will represent Micro Powde… Read More »
First quarter highlights at Unilever show sales growth of 2.8% to $13.6 billion (€12.8 billion) with emerging markets up by 5.4%, according to the company. Personal care sales rose 2.7% to $5.1 billion, while home care increased 3.1% to $2.7 bil… Read More »
Coast Southwest signed a national distribution agreement for the exclusive marketing and sales of CrossChem’s GlyAcid product line to the personal care market.
GlyAcid is the new global standard for high purity glycolic acid. CrossChem’s… Read More »
DSM conducted a new in vivo study on Chinese volunteers with its Syn-Coll peptide. According to the company, it revealed a reduction in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Syn-Coll also helps reveal a more lifted, sculpted look as well as refi… 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 »
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 »
A need exists for preservatives that do not contain alcohol, parabens, isothiazolones, halogens or formaldehyde donors. At the same time, manufacturers of wipes and other personal care products request cost-effective progressive preservative systems.… Read More »
Cosmoprof North America (CPNA), July 12-14 in Las Vegas, is celebrating the return of its successful Boutique sampling program in collaboration with HCT Group.
The sampling bar inside the show’s Cosmetics and Personal Care Pavilion will showca… Read More »
Authentic Brands Group, LLC (ABG), New York, has purchased Frederick’s Of Hollywood, and has plans for the brand that extend past lingerie.
ABG’s strategic focus for Frederick’s of Hollywood will be to launch a new brand vision, ex… Read More »
QVC founder Joseph Segel has come out of retirement to launch ProfilePro, a new business that he contends will disrupt the hair care business. ProfilePRO is billed as a “totally new customized hair care system enabling hundreds of millions of p… Read More »
MALAYSIA: Clariant has opened its Consumer Care Competence Center under its Business Unit Industrial & Consumer Specialties (ICS) in Singapore. The new Consumer Care Center will be connected to a worldwide network of marketing, application and te… Read More »
CANADA: International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) Inc. has made a binding offer to acquire Lucas Meyer Cosmetics, a business of Unipex Group. Under the terms of the offer, IFF will pay approximately €283 million for the cosmetic ingredi… 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 »
Anti-glycation has no meaning to most consumers; hence, the claim is usually reserved for higher-priced prestige products that tend to be sold in department stores, which permits some level of consumer education, according to Sarah Jindal, senior inn… 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 »
It may not be the pits, but it’s certainly not coming up roses, either. Regarded by many Europeans as a functional daily essential, deodorants have long been a relatively unexciting product category and posted just a 2% gain in 2013 (the latest… Read More »