Top Companies Report

The Top 50 Report

November 9, 2005

Companies making household and personal products and industrial and institutional products


1. Procter & Gamble Cincinnati, OH $21.5 billion
2. Colgate-Palmolive New York, NY $8.05 billion
3. S.C. Johnson Wax Racine, WI $4.2 billion
4. Estee Lauder New York, NY $3.96 billion
5. Avon New York, NY $3.18 billion
6. Bristol-Myers Squibb New York, NY $2.38 billion
7. Intimate Brands Inc. Columbus, OH $2.23 billion
8. Amway Corporation Ada, MI $2.2 billion
9. Sara Lee Chicago, IL $2.1 billion
10. Ecolab St. Paul, MN $2.08 billion
       
11. Clorox Oakland, CA $1.95 billion
12. Alberto-Culver Melrose Park, IL $1.91 billion
13. Revlon New York, NY $1.86 billion
14. Coty New York, NY $1.7 billion
15. Dial Scottsdale, AZ $1.43 billion
16. Johnson & Johnson New Brunswick, NJ $1.36 billion
17. Blythe Inc. Greenwich, CT $1.1 billion
18. Gillette Boston, MA $1.06 billion
19. S.C. Johnson Professional Polymers Sturtvant, WI $1.05 billion
20. Mary Kay Dallas, TX $1.0 billion
       
21. Block Drug Jersey City, NJ $707 million
22. Warner-Lambert Morris Plains, NJ $606 million
23. Church & Dwight Princeton, NJ $587 million
24. Schering-Plough Madison, NJ $542 million
25. Nu Skin Provo, UT $503 million
26. National Service Industries Atlanta, GA $488 million
27. Pfizer New York, NY $433 million
28. NCH Irving, TX $400 million
29. FFI Fragrances Miami Lakes, FL $361 million
30. Gap Inc. San Francisco, CA $304 million
       
31. John Paul Mitchell Systems Beverly Hills, CA $300 million
32. Chattem Chattanooga, TN $298 million
33. Jafra Westlake Village, CA $290 million
34. Playtex Westport, CT $280 million
35. Yankee Candle. Whately, MA $257 million
36. USA Detergents North Brunswick, NJ $243 million
37. Turtle Wax Chicago, IL $220 million
38. Del Laboratories Farmingdale, NY $203 million
39. Carter-Wallace New York, NY $200 million
40. Herbalife International Los Angeles, CA $198 million
       
41. AM Products Company North Arlington, NJ $180 million
42. Nexxus Goleta, CA $175 million
43. Carson Savannah, Ga $169 million
44. Conair Stamford, CT $155 million
45. WD-40 San Diego, CA $146 million
46. Liz Claiborne New York, NY $130 million
47. State Industrial Cleveland, OH $101 million
48. Bonne Bell Cleveland, OH $100 million
49. Inter Parfums New York, NY $87 million
50. Belae Brands Phoenix, AZ $75 million
blog comments powered by Disqus
  • Kitchen Counter Cosmetics

    Kitchen Counter Cosmetics

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||May 2, 2016
    LOLI box marks the convergence of natural and organic ingredients, subscription service and DIY cosmetic chemistry.

  • Mapping Out Multicultural Beauty

    Mapping Out Multicultural Beauty

    April 25, 2016
    Agnieszka Saintemarie of Kline Group about current trends and challenges in multicultural beauty.

  • At a Loss for Curls?

    April 22, 2016
    Amplixin, a Miami-based maker of hair strengthening products, has a solution for hair loss.

  • Bite Now

    Bite Now

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||May 2, 2016
    Is the time finally right for beauty-from-within to move into the mainstream?

  • Boxed Out?

    Boxed Out?

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||May 2, 2016
    Salon sales outpace mass-market results in the highly competitive, highly fashionable and yes, highly-colorful hair color cat

  • That’s Awesome!

    That’s Awesome!

    May 2, 2016
    Extracts & Ingredients highlights the newest ideas in efficacious oils for the personal care market.

  • Wacker Builds on Its Success

    Wacker Builds on Its Success

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director ||May 2, 2016
    The silicone maker had a good 2015 and expects the gains to continue in 2016, driven, in part, by success in the Americas and

  • I Want It All

    I Want It All

    Melissa Meisel , Associate Editor||May 2, 2016
    Skin care moves beyond the basics with pampering formulations with unique components and novel functions.

  • The New Spot For Acne Care

    The New Spot For Acne Care

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||April 1, 2016
    Acne Treatment Research Center opens in Morristown, NJ.

  • The Essence of Individuality

    The Essence of Individuality

    Melissa Meisel , Associate Editor||April 1, 2016
    Fragrance sales are fueled by unique facets.

  • The Scalp Microbiome

    The Scalp Microbiome

    Nava Dayan PhD, Dr. Nava Dayan LLC||April 1, 2016
    A review of recent findings and innovative approaches for treating scalp disorders.

  • Multi-Cultural Beauty Update

    Multi-Cultural Beauty Update

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||April 1, 2016
    Established brands and start-ups address the needs of multi-cultural beauty consumers.

  • Who Makes That?

    Who Makes That?

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||April 1, 2016
    From concept and formulation to testing and filling, today’s contract manufacturers perform a range of services for marketers

  • Inspiring the Next Generation Of Personal Care Products

    Inspiring the Next Generation Of Personal Care Products

    March 1, 2016
    In-Cosmetics 2016 returns to Paris next month, April 12-14, 2016.

  • Playing Doctor

    Playing Doctor

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||March 1, 2016
    The OTC aisle offers a wide array of no-prescription-needed treatments.

  • Shielding Skin from Airborne Antagonists

    Shielding Skin from Airborne Antagonists

    Shyam Gupta, Ph.D., John Stanek and Melinda Wochner, Bioderm Research and CoValence Laboratories, Inc.||March 1, 2016
    The enemy, it seems, is all around us. Researchers explain how to alleviate damage caused by a variety of villains.

  • Makeup Magic

    Makeup Magic

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||March 1, 2016
    Sales get a lift from novel ingredients and endorsements from the likes of Gwen Stefani.

  • Feel the Burn?

    Feel the Burn?

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||March 1, 2016
    Sun care product sales rise, but more must be done to make sure compliance rates grow.

  • New Sun Care Ingredients

    March 1, 2016
    Here is a list of new ingredients for sun care that have been introduced by industry suppliers during the past 12 months. For information regarding any of the products listed here, contact the supplier directly using the information provided.

  • Innovation On Display

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||February 3, 2016
    P&G Beauty Digital Studio showcases new products for 2016

  • Testing for Sustainable Preservatives

    Adam P. Byrne, William Michael Hart-Cooper, Kaj Johnson, Larry H. Stanker, Dominic W. S. Wong, William J. Orts||January 4, 2016
    A rapid, inexpensive and qualitative protocol for determining microbial growth inhibition.

  • Burgeoning Beauty

    Burgeoning Beauty

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||January 4, 2016
    A look at trailblazers for 2016 and beyond.

  • It’s All About Teamwork

    It’s All About Teamwork

    Melissa Meisel , Associate Editor||January 4, 2016
    Collaboration was the theme of the Consumer Specialty Products Association 2015 annual meeting.

  • Making Sense of Smells

    Making Sense of Smells

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||January 1, 2016
    Household product perfumery is more complex than ever, with a variety of notes obtained from many different sources.

  • Pod Nation

    Pod Nation

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||January 1, 2016
    Laundry detergent sales remain steady, but where consumers are spending money and how they’re cleaning clothes is changing.

  • In-Cosmetics Paris Has Sights on US

    In-Cosmetics Paris Has Sights on US

    Imogen Matthews , In-Cosmetics||December 2, 2015
    Market focus is on the USA.

  • Silent Partners

    Silent Partners

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||December 2, 2015
    I&I suppliers are behind-the-scenes, but critical partners that help keep businesses running and consumers safe.

  • Cleansing Conditioners

    Cleansing Conditioners

    Denise Costrini and Christophe Toumit , Croda Personal Care North America||December 2, 2015
    Relying on consumer data, Croda researchers detail the drivers behind these successful formulas.