Sales: $135 million (estimated). Corp. sales: $210 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Farouk Shami, founder.
Major Products: Chi and Biosilk professional products.
New Products: new Chi styling S… Read More »
Sales: $182 million for 2014.
Key Personnel: Stephen H. Swigart, chairman; John Swigart, president; Jim Lenardson, executive vice president; Scott Libbe, chief financial officer; Justin Bl… Read More »
Jersey City, NJ
Sales: $198 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Thomas Shipley and Andrew Surwilo, co-founders and chief executive officers; John Ende, chief financial officer; Darek Hrynkiewicz, chief… Read More »
Beverly Hills, CA
Sales: $425 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Paul DeJoria, co-founder and chairman; Angus Mitchell, co-owner and artistic director of education.
Major Products: Professional hair… Read More »
Sales: $696 million for the year ended August 31, 2014.
Key Personnel: John K. Morgan, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Mark R. Bachmann, executive vice president and chief financial off… 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 »
St. Paul, MN
Sales: $6.2 billion for industrial and institutional cleaning products. Corporate sales: $14.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Douglas M. Baker Jr., chairman and chief executive officer; Timothy W. Handley, pr… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $10.9 billion for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: William P. Lauder, executive chairman; Fabrizio Freda, president and chief executive officer; John Demsey, group president; Ca… 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 »
Deborah Milano has chosen Lumson’s 15ml Circus glass bottle in combination with an aluminum covered collar dropper for the launch of the new fluid cosmetic, Drops of Blush.
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Global Closure Systems (GCS) has fine-tuned its Jeroboam snap-hinge standard dispensing closure to help Carrefour accelerate sales of its range of coolant and windscreen washer products.
According to the company, its pouring spout can be rotated to… Read More »
BeconfiDent is a global company that has taken the teeth whitening industry to a whole new level by offering 100% non-peroxide products. SKUs span from whitening kits to a dual foam system ($39.99). The BeconfiDent line is just starting to enter… 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 »
US Patent No. 8,999,911 B2; Bissell Homecare has patented a kit for application of a cleaning composition. It is comprised of a package comprising: a first and second compartments; a first composition comprising at least one purified enzyme stored in… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,992,632 B2; Method has patented a cleaning composition that is comprised of surfactant system that contains a nonionic surfactant including an ethoxylated alcohol and/or an ethoxylated fatty acid ester, and an anionic surfactant; free… Read More »
US 8,993,503 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented a liquid detergent. It is comprised of a surfactant system that is comprised of an alkoxylated anionic surfactant and an amine oxide surfactant and a viscosity modifier selected from the group consis… Read More »
March 2015 came with the somewhat surprising news that Henkel is introducing its Persil brand into the US market through an exclusive deal with Walmart. While the story in home care has typically revolved around multinationals jockeying for position… Read More »
As an expert in application solutions, Cosmogen has launched Squeeze’n Comb, an applicator that has been specially designed for hair care. This new packaging incorporates the successful patented system, featuring an “on/off” rotary… Read More »
Dessange Paris introduced Solar Blonde Naturale, a lightening hair care system. Hints of apple, freesia, jasmine and sandalwood impart an uplifting, sunny aroma. Rich in chamomile and citrus extracts, the Solar Blonde Naturale formula works for all-n… Read More »
StriVectin has linked up with skin imaging firm mySkin to offer StriVectin Transdermal Skin Analysis featuring dermograph, a diagnostic tool giving consumers a holistic understanding of their own skin’s needs.
A non-invasive hand-held device o… Read More »
Agel Enterprises says it will unveil a new skin care system at its annual convention that will be held in Lyon, France in September. According to the firm, the range has been developed by a “distinguished cosmetic chemist” to &ldquo… Read More »
The third time is definitely not the charm. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently sent warning letters to StriVectin, Moy-Fincher Medical Group and Skin Authority LLC.
According to the letter sent to StriVectin (following a December… Read More »
The latest creation at VariBlend is the new, “Made-in-America” MiniMix 20mm dispenser. It is ideal for lipglosses, concealers and other on-the-go personal care products based upon fixed or variable delivery ratio of two different formulas… Read More »
Fragrance is one of the few European beauty markets where premium brands dominate, accounting for approximately 70% of sales; premium fragrances are regarded by many to be aspirational, yet affordable. Even during the economic downturn, consumers pre… Read More »