WATERBURY, Vt. — Canus, a provider of goat's milk skin care products, is introducing its Caprina by Canus line of soaps, body washes and foaming milk baths to the U.S. market.
Canus launched Caprina in Canada in early 2009 and, starting in June, Caprina will be available in U.S. retail stores. Both Publix Super Markets with 933 of its stores across the southern United States and Hannaford's 180 locations throughout New England, will begin offering a selection of Caprina products.
Caprina by Canus products include a selection of original fragrance, olive oil, shea butter, lavender, orchid oil and unscented. Soaps are available in three packs with a suggested retail price of $4.99, and a 1.3-oz. trial size for 99 cents. Body wash selections have a SRP of $5.99, and the foaming milk baths have a SRP of $4.99.
All soaps, body washes and milk baths are biodegradable and phosphate-free. As is the case with all Canus products, the Caprina by Canus line is made with goat's milk and naturally packed with vitamins, minerals and proteins, the company stated.
Canus was founded in Quebec, Canada in the mid-1990s and currently has its U.S. headquarters in Waterbury. The company markets several skin care lines, such as Caprina by Canus, Canus Goat's Milk products for adults and Li'l Goat's for children and babies.