October 11, 2011

The bath fragrance/bubble bath segment is experiencing modest growth, fueled by new product launches and consumers’ continued desire to bring the spa experience home.


September 27, 2011

BabySpa has announced the launch of its natural bath and body care collection, which features a "stages" system that targets the changing needs of infants and toddlers as they grow and experience different environments.

August 24, 2011

Bath and beauty brand Calgon, which is managed by Ilex Consumer Products Group, has unveiled new holiday gift sets that are available at Walgreens.

August 2, 2011

Barista Bath and Body, a natural line of coffee-based bath and skin care products, is targeting men with its new four-step, coffee-based men's shave system.

July 7, 2011

I Love Cosmetics is a U.K.-based company that made waves at NACDS Marketplace with its collection of mouth-watering “I Love …” products for bath and body. Now coming to the U.S. market, I Love … is a brand that plays off the fragrances of childhood with body and bath products that really do smell good enough to eat.

July 5, 2011

In an effort to reach a new generation of women, several iconic beauty brands are being re-energized and revamped for today’s modern beauty maven. 


June 22, 2011

Mr. Bubble, which celebrates its 50th birthday this year, has announced the launch of two new products: Mr. Bubble Fizzy Bubble Bomb and the Mr. Bubble Foam Soap twin pack.

June 20, 2011

A shift in consumers’ shopping behavior to one that is focused on value, coupled with a desire to escape everyday stresses, likely helped drive the growth of bath and body scrubbers/massagers.


May 13, 2011

Bath and beauty brand Calgon, which is managed by Ilex Consumer Products Group, has unveiled two new collections — Ageless Bath and Sensual collections — that will be available beginning in June.

April 25, 2011

Looking more like a shelf within Bath & Body Works than one you’d find in retail pharmacy is the Essence of Beauty endcap spotted within one CVS/pharmacy in New York. Essence of Beauty is available exclusively at CVS/pharmacy and online at CVS.com.


November 14, 2010

Honeycat Cosmetics is a line of bath and body products designed to appeal to that...

February 28, 2010

Hollis Brookover, founder and CEO of Morningside Products, makers of bath-and-body products under the Originals...

January 29, 2008

Retail buyers and sellers gathered here this week to attend ECRM Cosmetics, Fragrance & Bath...

January 5, 2008

It’s the start of a new year, and retail buyers are eager to scout out the hot new products making their way to this year’s ECRM Cosmetics, Fragrance & Bath event to be held in Destin, Fla., in late January. When asked what they would be looking for at this year’s ECRM event, buyers said they want unique products that will set them apart from the competition. There’s no doubt that retailers want to be different, whether it be through exclusive offerings, clever promotions or savvy merchandising. However, aside from looking for unique products, retailers also are keeping their eye on such key trends as natural and organic products, as well as skin care. Click below to download the PDF of "ECRM Cosmetics, Fragrance & Bath."

January 31, 2007

The stakes are only getting higher in today's competitive marketplace, and the time for new products to prove themselves at shelf is not as long as it used to be as retailers grow increasingly wary of taking risks. That being said, when beauty buyers convene for the ECRM Cosmetics, Fragrance and Bath event in February, it is certain they will be scouting for new products that will set them apart and help them meet the needs of today's beauty shopper as the line between premium and mass continues to blur.