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LINDAL appoints new HR Director

September 26, 2022

Anette Tronnier has been appointed as the new Human Resources (HR) Director at worldwide aerosol packaging organization, the LINDAL Group. Based at LINDAL’s headquarters in Hamburg, Germany and reporting directly to the Group’s CEO, Francois–Xavier Gilbert, Tronnier assumes direct responsibility for all HR departments within the organization and will take a strategic lead on the […]

FEA announces winners of Global Aerosol Awards 2022

September 21, 2022

Announced on September 21 during FEAerosol2022 Event in Lisbon, Portugal The FEA Global Aerosol Awards 2022 celebrate the genius, creativity, and technical excellence of the aerosol industry. Suppliers, fillers, brand owners and retailers were encouraged to present the innovative aerosol products that they have launched on the market between July 2021 and August 2022. THE […]

HCPA welcomes new VP of Meetings & Conferences

September 20, 2022

The Household & Commercial Products Association (HCPA) has hired Meredith Mangas as Vice President of Meetings & Conferences. She will be joining the organization on October 11, 2022. Mangas comes to HCPA from the National Defense Industrial Association, where she managed a portfolio of more than 15 events per year, ranging in size from 200 […]

SATA holds Annual Meeting & Golf Tournament in Clearwater…

September 19, 2022

The Southern Aerosol Technical Association (SATA) wrapped up it’s Annual Meeting on Sept. 15 with the highly anticipated Golf Tournament at the Cove Cay Golf Club in Clearwater, FL. Stay tuned, as complete coverage of the Annual Meeting will appear in an upcoming issue of SPRAY.    

ALUPRO launches UK Aerosol Recycling Initiative

September 12, 2022

Alupro, the aluminium packaging recycling organization, has launched the UK Aerosol Recycling Initiative. The move will help increase the awareness and uptake of aerosol recycling among the public and drive increased recycling rates across the UK. The initiative brings together working group partners from across the value chain including Ball Aerosol Packaging, the British Aerosol […]

Harald Jessen joins LINDAL Group as new CFO

September 6, 2022

Harald Jessen has been appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at global aerosol dispensing company LINDAL Group. He succeeds former CFO Manfred Schnor, who retires after 10 years with the company. Jessen brings extensive financial and business expertise from over 15 years in international strategic and operational management positions and supervisory board activities. […]

PLZ Corp. appoints Gary Hendrickson Interim CEO

PLZ Corp (“PLZ”), an independent specialty aerosol and liquid product manufacturer based in Downers Grove, IL, announced the appointment of Gary Hendrickson as interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Hendrickson’s appointment follows the departure of CEO Aaron Erter, who will assume a public company CEO role. PLZ’s Board of Directors has commenced a formal search for […]

Tense mood among German aluminum aerosol can manufacturers

August 31, 2022

Exploding gas prices worry the industry Deliveries to Germany still stable in the first half of 2022 Deliveries of aluminum aerosol cans and tubes to the German market still developed satisfactorily in the first half of 2022, according to Aluminium Deutschland e. V. (AD). Aluminum aerosol cans saw double-digit growth due to a significant increase […]

Fekkai launches Clean Stylers Collection with Honeywell Solstice propellant

August 29, 2022

FEKKAI launched a line of three new aerosol styling products with styling and treatment benefits—the Clean Stylers Collection. The collection utilizes Honeywell Solstice Propellant technology, which is nonflammable, non-ozone-depleting, VOC-exempt (U.S. EPA and CARB), with an ultra-low global warming potential (GWP) of less than 1%. Products in the line include: CLEAN STYLERS VOLUME LOCK HAIRSPRAY […]

SCC elects 2023 Executive Officers & Area Directors

August 25, 2022

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) is pleased to announce the organization’s 2023 Board of Directors. They arethe governing body focused on the mission, strategy, and goals of the Society and are responsible for representing the interests of more than 5,500 individual cosmetics and personal care industry members globally. Effective January 1, 2023, SCC’s Executive […]