WD-40 CEO Ridge to retire in August

March 23, 2022

WD-40 Co. announced that, as part of a planned leadership transition, Garry Ridge will retire as CEO of WD-40 Co. on August 31, 2022. Steve Brass, who has served as the Company's President & COO …

Majesty opens new plant in Brazil

Majesty América do Sul Embalagens Ltda. (MASEL) is ready for occupation and will begin operations in mid-2022. The new Majesty plant, located in Sorocaba, Brazil—50 minutes away from the city of São Paulo—is part of Majesty's …

TEAMWORKS 2022: The “New Normal” in Home & Personal Care

March 22, 2022

The long-awaited Midwest SCC TEAMWORKS took place March 22, 2022 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The first TEAMWORKS since 2018, it provided a full-day immersive experience for formulators and product …

After the crisis, we’ll be stronger…

March 15, 2022

Let’s start with the proverbial elephant in the room—COVID-19. This pandemic has created many issues for all manufacturers in every industry, starting with a shortage of personnel to run manufacturing facilities, both on the manufacturing …

New CEO for Precision Valve

March 14, 2022

Precision Valve Corp.—global manufacturer of aerosol valves, actuators and other dispensing solutions across a variety of end markets—appointed Harald Biederbick as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective March 21, 2022. Biederbick succeeds Mario Barbero, who has stepped down, …

China’s Aerosol Expo postponed to July

The Beijing Aerosol Exhibition Company has postponed the 10th International Aerosol & Metal Containers Exhibition (AEROTECH) to July 6–8, 2022. The event, originally scheduled for November 2021 in Ningbo, China, was first moved to December, …

EAA Golf Outing gets new venue in 2022

March 11, 2022

The Eastern Aerosol Association (EAA) will hold its Annual Golf Outing at a new venue: Fox Hollow Golf Course in Branchburg, New Jersey. The event will be held August 4, 2022. More information and registration

Cosmoprof / Cosmopack Asia moving to Singapore

Cosmoprof / Cosmopack Asia is moving venues. Organizers BolognaFiere Group and Informa Markets announced it will be relocated to the Singapore Expo in Singapore for the same dates, Nov. 16-18, and will be branded as …

SCC accepting applications for Madam C.J. Walker Scholarship

March 10, 2022

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) is now accepting applications for the Madam C.J. Walker Scholarship. First awarded in 2021, and funded by the generous support of Mary Kay Inc., the scholarship supports under-represented minority …

ADF Innovation Award winners announced ahead of Paris Packaging Week

March 9, 2022

Organized as part of Paris Packaging Week, the Aerosol & Dispensing Forum and Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design and Packaging of Premium & Luxury Drinks Paris (ADF&PCD and PLD Paris) Innovation Awards celebrate packaging …