London-based skin care line Ren made its U.S. debut in September. Products in the Ren line are formulated with natural active ingredients and without petrochemicals, sulfates, animal products or parabens, according to company executives. Currently, the line is available in seven Barneys New York locations and at The Studio at Fred Segal in Santa Monica, CA.
Company executives said plans are already in the works to expand to 100 specialty retail stores throughout the U.S. by the end of 2005.
The latest exclusive market research from Smithers Pira projects positive growth for the across the nonwoven wipes industry. This market can be subdivided into two major types:
Consumer wipes include b…