Granite Gold Inc. has added four new products to its lineup of homecare offerings. A granite cleaner and granite polish in one, the 24oz Granite Gold Clean & Shine is the power of Granite Gold Daily Cleaner fused wit… Read More »
US Patent No. 8,987,180 B2; Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., Neenah, WI, has patented a cleansing product comprising a substrate and a silicone reactive amino containing dimethicone copolyol.… Read More »
Better Homes and Gardens and market research firm BrandSpark International have unveiled the winners of the 2015 Better Homes and Gardens Best New Product Awards. Here’s a rundown of the winners in household and personal care:
Acne Treatment:… Read More »
You can sum up the European facial care market in two words: simplicity and efficacy. They are the primary drivers within the category, reflecting polarizing trends for multi-functionality and multi-step regimes. The alphabet trend is still in full s… Read More »
Nutek Disposables, Inc. of McElhattan, PA has initiated a nationwide voluntary product recall at the retail level of all lots of baby wipes that it manufactured under the brand names Cuties, Diapers.com, Femtex, Fred’s, Kidgets, Member’s… Read More »
I&I company ITW Professional Brands (formerly ITW Dymon) and Atlantic Mills, a Lakewood, NJ disposable nonwoven wipes maker, have combined product portfolios and will now operate as ITW Pro Brands.
The company’s brand portfolio includes LP… Read More »
ITW Pro Brands is now offering its popular Scrubs-in-a-Bucket pre-moistened hand, tool and surface cleaning towels in a limited-edition hunting package. The promotional packaging is blaze orange and includes a free LPS1 firearms cleaning and lubricat… Read More »
Air pollution is a global problem, but the worst culprits are found, not in China, but in India. According to India’s Center for Science and Environment (CSE), last year New Delhi surpassed Beijing to become the world’s most polluted city… Read More »
Dove, Lifebuoy, Pantene, Lux, Palmolive, Colgate, Tide and Surf are among only 16 global FMCG brands that are purchased more than one billion times a year, according to Kantar Worldpanel’s Brand Footprint study. The research also shows that the… Read More »
In the first quarter of 2014, Lonza’s business performance was fully in line with expectations, according to company executives.
In both the specialty ingredients and pharma and biotech segments, Lonza realized its growth targets and achieved a… Read More »
Responding to a rise in new, often fatal infectious agents in healthcare and other public settings, Lonza’s Hygiene & Preservation business has gained US EPA approval for several of its disinfectant formulations: the Lonzagard R82 family of… Read More »
As most of the European economies move out of recession, austerity is finally giving way to augmentation, especially in the area of aesthetic medicine and professional skin care. Growth in cosmetic procedures has had a knock-on effect on topical skin… Read More »
Sales: $137 million.
Key Personnel: Jane Wurwand, co-founder; Raymond Wurwand, president; Diana Howard, vice president of global education and research; Annet King, director of training and development; L… Read More »
Sales: $143 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Joe Kanfer, chairman and chief executive officer; Mark S. Lerner, president and chief operating officer.
Major Products: Purell Advanced Hand Sanitizer, Gojo, Prov… Read More »
Sales: $185 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Replogle, president and chief executive officer; Maureen Usifer, chief financial officer; Joey Bergstein, general manager and chief mar… Read More »
St. Louis, MO
Sales: $429 million for skin care products. Corporate sales: $4.5 billion. Net income: $407 million for the year ended Sept. 30, 2013.
Key Personnel: Ward M. Klein, chief executive officer, Ener… Read More »
Sales: $3.1 billion for household, personal care and industrial and institutional products. Corporate sales: $5.6 billion. Net income: $574 million for the year ended June 30, 2013.
Key Personnel: D… Read More »
New Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $7.6 billion for baby, oral and skin care products. Corporate sales: $71.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Alex Gorsky, chairman and chief executive officer; Sandra E. Peterson, group worldwide chairm… Read More »
When one hears the name Efferdent, dentures naturally come to mind. Having built a solid reputation for cleaning false teeth, this well-known brand is out to capture a whole new crowd of consumers who still have their real ones. Read More »