Vantage Personal Care: added two new employees. Sven Kirsch has been appointed as the account manager for Northern Europe and Michael Anthonavage has been named technical marketing director-Actives for the personal care group.
Kirsch will be respons… Read More »
The Carlyle Group will purchase Blyth, Inc. for $6 a share. The acquisition values Blyth at $98 million.
“Blyth is a pioneer in home fragrance with well-established brands and extreme customer loyalty,” said Carlyle Managing Director Dav… Read More »
Automotive air freshener company HandStands, Draper, UT, has acquired California Scents from its co-founder and owner Linda Doppes. California Scents is a leading manufacturer and distributor of home and automotive air fresheners, and is known for it… Read More »
Twinlab Consolidated Holdings’ wholly-owned subsidiary Twinlab Consolidation Corporation (TCC) has exercised its option for the right to acquire Boca Raton, FL-based Organic Holdings LLC, distributor of Reserveage Nutrition, a supplement brand… Read More »
Ulta Beauty’s net sales increased 19.4% to $877 million in the second quarter. Comparable sales (sales for stores open at least 14 months and e-commerce sales) increased 10.1% compared to an increase of 9.6% a year ago. Retail comparable s… Read More »
FaceCake Marketing Technologies, Inc. has inked a partnership with Tarte Cosmetics in which consumers will be able to search for, virtually try on and purchase Tarte products when using the ShadeScout, FaceCake’s mobile app. Launched this sprin… Read More »
UNITED KINGDOM: Clive Christian, a British luxury interiors and fragrance brand, has been acquired by EME Investments 5 Ltd., a consortium of private investors.
The British luxury goods company, founded in 1978, is credited with the creation o… 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 later this year.
Following the success of the Princeton facility, demand… 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 »
H2O+, which is exclusive worldwide provider for in-room amenities of Disney resort, vacation club and cruise line properties, is teaming up with Disney Music Group to commemorate the release of Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection through an emp… Read More »
CHINA and BRAZIL: Evonik’s two new production facilities for cosmetics ingredients in Shanghai (China) and Americana (Brazil) were recently certified in accordance with the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) standard.
“This create… 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 a… Read More »