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Table of Contents:

October 2009

Business Articles

Case Study: Steer for the Fast Track

By: Don Condit

Stem Cells—A Widening Horizon

By: Aran Puri

A Celebration and a Lesson

By: Jeff Falk

Color Talk—Connecting With Consumers at Shelf

By: Liz Grubow

Future Perfect

By: Nancy McDonald and Salvador Pliego

Case Study: Adjusting for the Holidays

By: Tina Chovanec

Leveraging Social Media to Grow Your Beauty Brand

By: Donna C. Barson

Toward a Happy Marriage

By: Jeff Falk

Markets & Trends Articles

Honey and Snails

By: Steve Herman

The Brilliance of Autumn

By: Abby Penning

Nutricosmetics: The Future of Beauty or a Waning Fad?

By: Carrie Lennard, Euromonitor International

Fragrance in Good Times and Bad

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured

Inside Brazil: Beauty Sales Grow 18% in First Half of 2009

By: Fernanda Bonifacio