Company News

Clariant Recognized by EPA for Superfund Site Redevelopment

Aug 13, 2014

Clariant Corp. received a certificate of recognition from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4 for the company’s role in remediating and redeveloping a former Superfund site that it purchased in the 1980s.

South Korea Trending Up in Beauty with New Mintel Reporting

Aug 11, 2014

Mintel Beauty & Personal Care announced the expansion of its beauty coverage into Korea.

HallStar Acquires Natural Esters Line from FloraTech

Aug 6, 2014

In a strategic effort to expand its natural functional ingredients portfolio, The HallStar Company has acquired the Florasolvs natural esters product line from FloraTech.

Evonik Offers Products Certified by RSPO

Jul 30, 2014

Evonik Industries is offering cosmetic ingredients that have been certified in accordance with the standard of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO).

Unilever Foundry Procures 'Smart' Product Concepts

Jul 24, 2014

The Unilever Foundry is a platform for new partnerships, through which start-up companies pitch their ideas to the market giant. By publishing specific briefs, the company has procured several "smart" product concepts for personal care and other markets.

Beiersdorf Begins Production in Mexico

Jul 23, 2014

Beiersdorf is targeting North and Central America with the opening of a new production facility in Silao, Mexico, which includes an integrated research and development center.

Lubrizol Mexico Awarded for Social Responsibility

Jul 16, 2014

Lubrizol Mexico was recently awarded for its social responsibility and its ethical operation.

Salvona Names Comercial Química Massó For Distribution in Peru and Select Europe

Jul 8, 2014

Salvona Technologies LLC has announced that as of June 30, 2014, Comercial Química Massó, S.A. will be distributing Salvona’s delivery systems to personal care companies in Portugal, Spain, Slovenia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland and Peru.

Givaudan Acquires Soliance and Expands Cosmetic Actives

Jul 2, 2014

Givaudan has plans to grow its cosmetic active portfolio with the acquisition of Soliance SA and its subsidiary.

INOLEX Awarded for Personal Care Innovation

Jul 2, 2014

INOLEX Inc. has been awarded the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Global Personal Care Product Innovation Leadership Award for Emulsense, a natural cationic agent for hair conditioning and skin care.

Clariant Expands Indonesian Site for Increased Pigments and Cosmetic Ingredients

Jun 24, 2014

Clariant has expanded its site in Tangerang, Indonesia to increase production capacity and enlarge product range and support capabilities for Indonesia and the South East Asia and Pacific (SEA&P) markets.

Lubrizol Expands Brazilian Surfactants Plant to Meet Growing Demand

Jun 24, 2014

The Lubrizol Corp. has broken ground on a major surfactant plant expansion in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Strategically located in Belford Roxo, the new unit is designed to meet the growing demand for personal and home care products in the Brazilian market.

Salvona Relocates to Large NJ Facility

Jun 17, 2014

Salvona Technologies LLC has relocated to a new facility in Hamilton, New Jersey for increased production capability.

Lonza Expands Distribution Agreement with Deveraux

May 19, 2014

Deveraux is now the exclusive third-party distributor for Lonza’s full line of personal care products, including actives, functional ingredients and preservatives, in the Western United States.

Unilever PC President Presents New Beauty Philosophy

May 15, 2014

Dave Lewis, president of Unilever Personal Care (PC), spoke at the annual WWD Beauty CEO Summit, setting forth the company's strategic direction for growth as well as a new philosophy on beauty.

Nu Skin Celebrates New Innovation Center in China

May 9, 2014

Nu Skin Enterprises celebrated the opening of the company’s new greater China regional headquarters and Innovation Park with a grand opening ceremony in Shanghai.

CIDP Adds Japanese and Chinese Test Subjects

May 6, 2014CIDP

The testing company Centre International de Developpement Pharmaceutique (CIDP) announced it has added Chinese and Japanese panelists to its test panel options.

Sederma Launches Website in Russian

Apr 24, 2014

Sederma announced new services for its Russian customers, including a translated website and Russian-speaking sales team.

Symrise Seeking to Acquire Diana Group

Apr 17, 2014

Symrise submitted a binding offer and has entered into exclusive discussions with the owners of Diana Group with regards to the acquisition of Diana Group.

Dove Experiment Shows Beauty is Mind Over Matter

Apr 10, 2014

A social experiment conducted by Unilever brand Dove revealed that 80% of women feel anxious about the way they look. The study also highlighted how the right state of mind can unlock a feeling of beauty in women.

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