tributors and retailers to secure U.S.
Discover Beauty, which was
launched at the 2007 show, assisted
newly-emerging brands in finding the
proper market, while spotlighting the
newest trends for influential retail
buyers by offering one-on-one meetings between senior buyers from prestigious retailers that included Bergdorf
Goodman, Henri Bendel, C.O. Bigelow,
Macy’s, Fred Segal Studio, Pure Beauty,
Beauty Collection, and Wynn Las Vegas
Apothecary. In addition, the show featured Discover Beauty–Spa.
More than 600 people attended the
special education seminars, which covered a range of subjects.
Cosmoprof North America 2009 is
planned for July 19-21 at the Mandalay
Convention Center in Las Vegas. More
Bobby G. Harrison Memorial Golf Outing is Sept. 12
The Bobby G. Harrison Memorial Golf Outing will be held Friday, Sept. 12 at
the Spring Meadow Golf Course in Wall, NJ. Cost for the outing is $125
per person and will include a buffet dinner and open bar following the
Bobby Harrison was a cosmetics industry veteran who passed away
suddenly in 2007, leaving a wife and three young children. Net proceeds
from the outing will go to the Bob Harrison Children’s Education Fund.
More info: Bart Falco, firstname.lastname@example.org or Emily Powers, email@example.com.
cational programs and media outreach
on the importance of hand hygiene and
its impact on preventing illness.
Titanium Dioxide Market
To Rebound in 2009
According to a new study from SBI, cur-
rent uses of titanium dioxide, including cosmetics, are keeping export levels robust.
According to “The U.S. Market for
Titanium Dioxide,” the value of titanium dioxide exports will grow 21%
to $1.5 billion in 2008. SBI reports
that after falling from $2.2 billion in
2007 to $2 billion in 2008, the overall
U.S. titanium dioxide market will
rebound to $2.2 billion in 2009 and
$2.3 billion by 2012.
More info: www.sbireports.com
Jurlique Awards LOHAS
Skin care company Jurlique and
Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability
(LOHAS) awarded 12 scholarships that
enabled students in eco and green studies to attend the LOHAS conference in
Boulder, CO, June 18-21.
The goal of Jurlique LOHAS
Scholarship is to educate students and
ultimately the next generation of green
SDA’s Outreach Efforts Honored
Educational and media outreach
efforts by The Soap and Detergent
Association (SDA) have been honored
with a 2008 Associations Advance
America Award of Excellence. The
honor is given annually by the
American Society of Association
Executives to associations that “propel
America forward with innovative projects in education, skills training, business and social innovation, knowledge
creation, citizenship and community
The ASAE award recognized SDA’s
“Clean Hands, Healthy Lives” campaign, which is a compendium of edu-
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