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 »
Through a first-to-market packaging innovation in hair care, Rusk’s new Elixir Mist provides the benefits of a traditional serum in a patented, air-driven delivery system. The user-friendly, hands-free application of weightless serum instantly… Read More »
BioMimetic Laboratories, a portfolio company of Skyler Brand Ventures, has rolled out Erasa XEP-30 anti-aging skin concentrate ($160). The brand has exclusive rights for two years to use patented XEP-30 active, billed as next generation neuropeptides… 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 »
US Patent No. 9,040,472 B2; The University of New Brunswick has patented a skin cleansing system that is comprised of a non-aqueous solvent component for application to skin, comprising a non-water miscible biodegradable solvent, the solvent comprisi… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,999,310 B1; Chuckles, Inc., Manchester, NH, has patented a keratinous fiber treatment formulation consisting of a crotonic acid/vinyl C8-12 isoalkyl esters/VA/bis-vinyldimethicone crosspolymer and an effective amount of a 50% ammonium… Read More »
JAPAN: Ushio Inc., Tokyo, has entered into exclusive license and research agreements for narrowband-spectrum ultraviolet light technology with Columbia University. The aim is to promote R&D and commercialization of an Ultraviolet Disinfection Met… Read More »
New products are the lifeblood of consumer product companies, and suppliers feel the same way about new raw materials. Here are two that are said to be improvements over existing chemistries.
A new addition to Lubrizol’s Carbopol line is Car… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Kazutoshi Kobayashi, president.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics and toiletries sold under several brand names including Decorte (formerly Cosme Decorte), AQ, Awake, Jill Stuar… 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 L… 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,… Read More »
What happens when you remove typical business constraints and let one of the industry’s leading chemists loose to formulate the best anti-aging product? Skyler Brand Ventures knows the answer.
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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.
The makeup company has decided to put a new twist on its best selling… Read More »
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 »