Drom Fragrances: welcomed Renee Latour to its US team as a new senior account manager. Latour comes with a wealth of experience having worked as a fragrance industry professional and olfactive expert for more than 12 years in fragrance and personal p… Read More »
Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc.: added Edwina D. Woodbury, a 20-year veteran of the direct selling and personal care industries, to its board of directors. Woodbury is currently the president and CEO of The Chapel Hill Press and has held several executive… Read More »
Spectra Colors Corporation: hired Diane O’Hara for the position of technical sales-Northeast. She has more than 20 years of experience in technical sales. O’Hara has specialized in the pharmaceutical, personal care, cosmetic and industria… Read More »
Suki: added natural cosmetics veteran Curt Valva to the team as general manager and senior vice president of sales. The move follows a 15-year term at Aubrey Organics, where he served as president, chief operating officer and general manager with 17… Read More »
Ashland Specialty Ingredients has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the Zeta Fraction technology from AkzoNobel, a deal that broadens Ashland’s portfolio in the personal care, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and agriculture markets.… Read More »
Princeton Consumer Research (PCR) will expand its North American operations with a newly constructed, state of the art, consumer research facility opening in St. Petersburg, FL late this year.
Following the success of the Princeton facility, PCR has… Read More »
Beauty and personal care company PDC Brands has added two more leading trademarks to its growing portfolio of top-selling consumer-goods brands—the Bodycology bath and body collection, and Cantu, a multi-cultural hair care company.
Found… Read More »
The latest launch at Coast Southwest is Endicare DP-530S, the newest ingredient in the company’s line of personal care solutions. This water-soluble hair fixative polymer is in easy-to-use liquid form, according to the company. It is bill… Read More »
Vantage Specialty Ingredients now has two new technologies in its product portfolio. Curoxyl and Curcylic—formerly offered by Essential Ingredients (Ei)—are now available at Vantage Specialty Ingredients.
Curoxyl Benzoyl Peroxide Gel USP… Read More »
The Eastern European division of Nordmann, Rassmann Group has been appointed as the sole distributor for DSM’s full personal care product portfolio in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia and Slovakia
The Nordmann, Ras… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists will hold a Regulatory Update course Sept. 9-10 at the SCC National Office in New York City.
This all-day course, instructed by Michelle Desrosiers, will concentrate on the major changes to the regulations of pe… Read More »
Telebrands, the original creator of the “As Seen On TV” logo and products like Ambervision glasses, the SliceOMatic and a few personal care products, has agreed to revise its Interactive Voice Response (IVR) merchandise ordering system an… Read More »
His poll numbers may be on the rise in terms of his Republican Presidential Nomination, but in the personal care sector, Donald Trump’s stock isn’t faring as well. Both Perfumania and Farouk, companies with connections to The Donald… Read More »
The Personal Care Products Council applauded Congressional passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation.
“We now look forward to continued progress and finalization of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Trans-Atlantic Trad… Read More »
CHINA: Returning to the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center from March 1-3, 2016, the 9th edition of the Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) trade show will see the introduction of several new features, including ex… Read More »
Y&R’s “Who’s Your Daddy” study on dads in North America examines the spending habits, preferred brands, attitudes, values and behaviors of dads. The study, which highlights the underserved role that dads play in North Amer… Read More »
No marketer worth his or her salt would be crazy enough to overlook the tremendous buying power of women. Study after study confirms that women control 90% of household spending budgets. Of course, today’s pampered kids seem to get everything a… 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 domestically-owned… Read More »
Sales: $1.0 billion
Key Personnel: Joseph Nissim, founder; Soly Benveniste, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Beauty—Collistar makeup and skin treatments, tanning products, hair care and men’s… Read More »
Sales: $1.2 billion
Key Personnel: Iain Napier, chairman; Rik De Vos, chief executive officer; Chris Smith, chief finance officer.
Major Products: Household and personal care.
Comments: McBride is the No. 1 private… Read More »
Sales: $1.2 billion
Key Personnel: Reinold Geiger, chairman and chief executive officer; André Hoffmann, executive director and managing director, Asia-Pacific; Domenico Trizio, executive director and chief operating… Read More »
Sales: $1.6 billion
Key Personnel: Satoshi Suzuki, president and chief executive officer; Naoki Kume, director and vice president, finance; Yutaka Den, chief global business officer.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics,… Read More »
Sales: $2.7 billion
Key Personnel: Antônio Luiz da Cunha Seabra, founder and board member; Pedro Luiz Barreiros Passos, chairman and co-founder; Roberto Oliveira de Lima, chief executive officer; José Roberto Letti… Read More »
Sales: $3.2 billion
Key Personnel: Suk Yong Cha, chief executive officer and vice chairman; Joo-Hyung Kim, vice president and chief financial officer; Ho-Young Jung, vice president and chief financial officer.
Major Produ… 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 beaut… Read More »
Sales: $27.4 billion
Key Personnel: Jean-Paul Agon, chairman and chief executive officer; Laurent Attal, executive vice president, research and innovation; Nicolas Hieronimus, president, selective divisions; Barbara Lavernos, e… Read More »
Sales: $32.8 billion
Key Personnel: Michael Treschow, chairman; Paul Polman, chief executive officer; Jean-Marc Huët, chief financial officer; Douglas Baillie, chief human resources officer; David Blanchard, chie… Read More »