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Chemical Reaction: Embracing Phase Diagrams

By: Steve Herman

Understanding cosmetic scientists’ use of phase diagrams and the powerful insights these diagrams provide illuminates the possibilities for trend-setting products.

Dec 05, 2006 | 10:19 AM CST

The Innovation Marathon

By: Michael Wynne

The pressure to innovate is relentless, requiring a disciplined and consistent effort. Doing it successfully leads to growth in a competitive global marketplace.

Dec 05, 2006 | 09:48 AM CST

Sun Protection Report

By: Karen A. Newman

Beauty industry marketers have a new arsenal of technologies at their disposal in the development of sun care products and in the battle for market share.

Nov 07, 2006 | 04:30 PM CST

Beauty with a Twist

Beth Ann Catalano and Tina Hedges
By: Karen Newman

In a made-for-TV meeting just over two years ago, beauty industry veterans Beth Ann Catalano and Tina Hedges found each other—business partners with complementary skills and a shared passion for serving the customer.

Oct 26, 2006 | 02:55 PM CDT

Trade Routes: The Hidden Cost of Expatriate Executives

By: Michael Wynne

For companies using expatriate executives, avoiding the pitfalls in communication and culture can save the companies huge hidden costs, while expanding market share.

Oct 26, 2006 | 11:13 AM CDT

A Natural Fit

By: Jeff Falk

Natural packaging supports a brand ideal, and the message and philosophy behind natural products and the companies that market them are conveyed through the packaging...

Oct 26, 2006 | 10:51 AM CDT

Working Up a Lather

By: Luis Vazquez

Driven by increasing awareness and concern by consumers about the source and properties of the ingredients in their personal care products, the conversion to more natural formulations in personal care is gathering momentum. The natural hair care category is undergoing a shift as technology and formulations improve, enhancing performance and functionality while maintaining the natural integrity and positioning of the products...

Oct 26, 2006 | 10:39 AM CDT

Skin Care and Cosmetics, Naturally!

By: Nancy Jeffries

The global market for natural cosmetics is forecast to grow 9% annually through 2008, when it will reach $5.8 billion. To meet growing demands for effective naturals, companies are peeking in at all points of the globe to source ingredients...

Oct 24, 2006 | 01:54 PM CDT

Better Business Process Optimization

By: C. Richard Panico

The ability to successfully combine project management best practices with Six Sigma methodologies allows business processes to be efficient, agile and to meet customer demands—giving organizations a competitive advantage in the marketplace...