Those hoping that supply chains woes would become a thing of the past in 2024 are about to be sorely disappointed. Sun Chemical has announced that it will usher in a freight surcharge as a result of what it is calling the ‘Red Sea Crisis’ and has warned that raw material shortages may ensue.
Henkel’s Consumer Brands unit has recognised its top suppliers with an award ceremony. The event was hosted in Florida with the German FMCG manufacturer’s top partners rewarded in three categories.
St. Bernard Soap Co. has announced it will shut down operations by mid-March
The US Food & Drugs Administration (FDA) has issued final guidance for the industry on the requirement for cosmetic product facility registrations and product listings ushered in under the Modernization of Cosmetics Regulation Act, 2022 (MoCRA).
Unilever has announced it will lay off 169 employees at two of its New York manufacturing plants in Amityville and Farmingdale, effective April 2024.
Coast Southwest has successfully acquired a majority of the assets belonging to the surfactant manufacturing facility of The Lubrizol Corporation, located in Paso Robles, CA.
Quentin Roach Appointed as Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer at Estée Lauder Companies
The Estée Lauder Companies confirmed Quentin Roach’s appointment as their Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer.
Church & Dwight has agreed to pay out US$2.5 million to settle a class action suit that alleges that the personal care manufacturer was aware that its Batiste dry shampoo products were contaminated with benzene.
One Million Moms has expressed concern over an Aveeno Kids’ shampoo advertisement featuring a young boy dressed as a “ballerina astronaut.”
Legal representatives of thousands of individuals alleging that Johnson & Johnson’s talc-based products led to their cancer diagnosis have approached a U.S. judge to implement a temporary ban, preventing J&J from placing its talc subsidiary into bankruptcy for the third time.