Schmidt’s Naturals launches in Kroger stores, expands Whole Foods distribution
PORTLAND, Ore. — Natural deodorant maker Schmidt’s Naturals is growing its distribution. The company on Thursday announced that its products would be hitting shelves in Kroger banner stores and that it would be expanding into all U.S. Whole Foods Market locations.
“Thanks to our progressive, science-driven formula for natural deodorant, Schmidt's Naturals has gained popularity and loyal consumers nationally and across the globe,” Schmidt's Naturals founder Jaime Schmidt said. “It's a thrilling time for the brand, as Schmidt's further integrates into people's daily lives and becomes a part of their shopping routines.”
The company’s rose and vanilla, bergamot and lime, lavender and sage, cedarwood and juniper and ylang-ylang and calendula varieties will be available at Kroger, Fry’s Ralphs, Dillons and Fred Meyers stores. With regard to the Whole Foods expansion, Schmidt’s Naturals is now recognized as a global brand.
"Schmidt's Naturals has been extremely successful in connecting with our customers and satisfying their wants and needs in the natural self-care space,” Schmidt’s Naturals’ chief global strategy officer Michael Cammarata said. "As the fastest growing natural deodorant brand, our fans are demanding access to Schmidt's products in more and more stores. We look forward to announcing additional key partnerships furthering our retail availability throughout the year."
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Real Techniques artists win Glamour YouTubers of the Year award
LONDON — Sam and Nic Chapman, the makeup artist sisters behind popular beauty YouTube channel Pixiwoo, won big at the Glamour Awards on June 6, Paris Presents announced Wednesday. The duo, who helped design the Real Techniques by Sam and Nic line of makeup tools with Paris Presents, won YouTubers of the Year at the 14th annual event.
Following the win, the sisters tweeted out their thanks to Glamour, their communications team and Real Techniques.
“Our YouTubers of the Year are @pixiwoos and @nixiepxi – congratulations Sam and Nic,” Glamour UK tweeted when the sisters won their award.