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Aug 07, 2007 | 12:23 PM CDT

The Green Report: The Question Begs the Answer

By: Jeff Falk

GCI magazine speaks with a cross section of beauty experts to gain insight into where the industry, as a whole, stands in the effort to go green.

Jun 05, 2007 | 10:31 AM CDT

In My Opinion: Sustainability—the Ultimate Win-Win

By: Michael Overstreet

The business world must do all it can to support sustainable practices, but individual efforts will drive it to success.

Jun 05, 2007 | 10:13 AM CDT

Sustainable Packaging—Part 1

By: Jeff Falk

As sustainability grows in importance to consumers, retailers and the industry as a whole, packagers must consider sustainable practices at every level of the supply chain with adaptive business models and production practices.

Jun 05, 2007 | 10:03 AM CDT

Green Convergence

By: Nancy Jeffries

The link between nutrition and beauty is inspiring a new breed of beauty products. Marketers are recognizing the value of rolling health care and beauty into overall treatment programs supported by eco-friendly products, and both manufacturers and consumers are feeling their way through a transition as conscience and economics converge.

Jun 05, 2007 | 08:49 AM CDT

Aveda Teams to Promote Indigenous Development

Aveda has partnered with the United Nations Development Program and others to discuss options for indigenous development...

May 04, 2007 | 09:18 AM CDT

Starting Point: Finding Common Ground

By: Karen A. Newman

Power drinks and energy bars were ubiquitous among the food products sampled at Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, California, last month and it was all served up with a hearty side order of food for thought from the personal care side of the show.

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...

Apr 10, 2006 | 11:35 AM CDT

AGI/Klearfold Introduces Corn-Based Cartons

AGI/Klearfold introduced NatureSource™ Visual Packaging, plastic folding cartons made from corn. According to the company, NatureSource Visual Packaging is...