Happi Magazine

March 2014

  • For Men Only

    For Men Only

    In today’s fast-growing men’s grooming segment, guys want tailor-made solutions that require unique ingredients, according to Evonik researchers.

  • Variety is the Spice

    Variety is the Spice

    R&D teams are adapting to consumer demand by incorporating novel ingredients, forms and functions to the latest hair styling products.

  • ‘Miles’ A Minute

    ‘Miles’ A Minute

    TSG Consumer Partners’ Diane Miles—a former CEO of Perricone MD and Benefit Cosmetics—discusses lessons learned in the fast-paced beauty business

  • TSCA Reform Tops ACI Agenda

    TSCA Reform Tops ACI Agenda

    The laundry care category is awash with novel chemistry and dispensing concepts. But to keep the innovations flowing, the industry calls for meaningful reform of the 1976 Toxic Substances and Control Act during the annual meeting and convention of the American Cleaning Institute.

  • Blurred Lines

    Blurred Lines

    Category leaders are formulating lotions and sprays that feature anti-aging ingredients with improved feel and performance, making today’s sun care products easier to incorporate into both the daily routine and a day at the beach.

  • No Prescription Necessary

    No Prescription Necessary

    No pain, no gain. When it comes to over-the-counter products, the best-performing segments include analgesic rubs and anti-itch treatments. Acne treatment sales may be down a bit, but when folks are hurting, they’re turning to OTC treatments rather than relying on their doctors.

  • Innovation Wanted

    Suppliers to the laundry and home care sector bring new products, new capacity and new technology to market as consumers seek solutions to make cleaning easier than ever.