Consumer goods

Cottonelle® and Kleenex® Brands ask Canadians to #ShareASquareCanada and Commit $100,000 to United Way Centraide Canada's COVID-19 Community Response and Recovery Fund

Saturday, March 28, 2020 - 11:00am

Kimberly-Clark Canadais committed to donating $100,000 to United Way Centraide Canada's national fund to help the most vulnerable populations receive critical community services and support during this global crisis.

Key Points: 
  • Kimberly-Clark Canadais committed to donating $100,000 to United Way Centraide Canada's national fund to help the most vulnerable populations receive critical community services and support during this global crisis.
  • The kindness of Cottonelle and Kleenex consumers is a beacon for others, and your generosity helps United Way Centraides support vital community services for vulnerable people across the country."
  • With brands in Canada such as Kleenex, Cottonelle, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Goodnites, U by Kotex, Poise, and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds the No.
  • United Way Centraide Canada (UWCC) was founded in 1939 and provides national leadership and support to a federated network of United Way and Centraide offices serving more than 5,000 communities across Canada.

Fragrance Creators' Statement on Supporting Ground Movement of Essential Shipments

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:15pm

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Fragrance Creators Association issued the following statement in response to reports that shipments are being delayed at vehicular weigh stations in a number of states:

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Fragrance Creators Association issued the following statement in response to reports that shipments are being delayed at vehicular weigh stations in a number of states:
    "The movement of fragrance shipments is imperative to meet the rapidly increasing need for cleaning and sanitizing products, and fragrance is a critical input into these "Essential Products ."
  • On behalf of the fragrance industry, Fragrance Creators is continuing to proactively engage at all levels to support the need for increased manufacture of essential cleaning and sanitizing products during the pandemic.
  • Fragrance Creators also represents companies that market finished products containing fragrance as well as those that supply fragrance ingredients, including natural extracts and other raw materials that are used in perfumery and fragrance mixtures.
  • Fragrance Creators produces Fragrance Notes, the publication of record for the fragrance industry, available in print and online at fragrancenotes.org .

Philips successfully prices offering of Notes for EUR 1 billion

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 5:15pm

THERE IS NO INTENTION TO REGISTER ANY SECURITIES REFERRED TO HEREIN IN THE UNITED STATES OR TO CONDUCT A PUBLIC OFFERING OF SECURITIES IN THE UNITED STATES.

Key Points: 
  • THERE IS NO INTENTION TO REGISTER ANY SECURITIES REFERRED TO HEREIN IN THE UNITED STATES OR TO CONDUCT A PUBLIC OFFERING OF SECURITIES IN THE UNITED STATES.
  • Philips leverages advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights to deliver integrated solutions.
  • Philips' health technology portfolio generated 2019 sales of EUR 19.5 billion and employs approximately 80,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries.
  • Examples of forward-looking statements include statements made about the strategy, estimates of sales growth, future EBITA, future developments in Philips organic business and the completion of acquisitions and divestments.

Crocs™ Announces “a Free Pair for Healthcare” Program

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 4:40pm

Starting today, Crocs will offer healthcare workers across the United States the opportunity to get a free pair of shoes while supplies last, choosing from select Crocs Classic Clogs and Crocs At Work styles, with free shipping through its website at www.crocs.com/freeforhealthcare .

Key Points: 
  • Starting today, Crocs will offer healthcare workers across the United States the opportunity to get a free pair of shoes while supplies last, choosing from select Crocs Classic Clogs and Crocs At Work styles, with free shipping through its website at www.crocs.com/freeforhealthcare .
  • Starting today, Crocs is immediately prepared to fulfill and ship up to 10,000 pairs per day to our heroes in healthcare.
  • For additional information around this initiative or to apply for a free pair of Crocs, please visit www.crocs.com/freeforhealthcare .
  • To learn more about Crocs or Come As You Are, please visit www.crocs.com or follow @Crocs on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Global Smart Mattress Market 2020-2024| Increasing Penetration of Smartphones to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 9:00am

The smart mattress market is expected to grow by USD 109.31 million during 2020-2024, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

Key Points: 
  • The smart mattress market is expected to grow by USD 109.31 million during 2020-2024, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200324005272/en/
    Technavio has published a latest market research report titled Global Smart Mattress Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Health-conscious consumers are increasingly relying on smartphones to monitor their sleep patterns.
  • Thus, the increasing penetration of smartphones and the emergence of high-speed internet are among the key factors expected to trigger market growth in the forthcoming years.
  • Thus, focus of vendors toward launching smart mattresses equipped with smart speakers will drive the market growth during the forecast period.

Global Paper Towel Dispenser Market (2020-2024) - Identify Key Trends for the Industry

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 7:30pm

DUBLIN, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Paper Towel Dispenser Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Paper Towel Dispenser Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report on the global paper towel dispenser market 2020-2024 provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • In addition, impact of western culture in developing countries is anticipated to boost the growth of the global paper towel dispenser market 2020-2024 as well.
  • Prominent vendors in global paper towel dispenser Market 2020-2024.

The Pandemic Resistant Bathroom

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 2:39pm

Most people catch COVID-19 from family members, and the home bathroom is literally a petri dish of infectious opportunity.

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  • Most people catch COVID-19 from family members, and the home bathroom is literally a petri dish of infectious opportunity.
  • If you have towels, bathrobes or hand towels stacked in the bathroom, the virus can settle on them and stay there.
  • Ill start with the easy adjustments, and move up from there:
    Designate a sick bath.About half of U.S. homes have only one bathroom.
  • Its likely that soon, UVC lighting will be available that can sterilize an entire bathroom.

Coty Provides Operational and Financial Update Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 10:50am

And alongside other industry players, Coty is taking initiatives to begin manufacturing and supplying hand sanitizer to medical and emergency services where needed.

Key Points: 
  • And alongside other industry players, Coty is taking initiatives to begin manufacturing and supplying hand sanitizer to medical and emergency services where needed.
  • Coty has been adjusting its business focus as part of its response to COVID-19.
  • First, the open channels and markets are being prioritized, with the acceleration of a number of initiatives, in particular e-commerce.
  • The Company has reviewed its financial position in view of the current market conditions, which are expected to amplify moving into Q4.

Fragrance Creators Appeals to Officials to Protect Ongoing Manufacture of Fragrance

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 12:30am

"The association is focused on driving awareness that fragrance is a critical component of cleaning and sanitizing formulations," said Farah Ahmed, President & CEO, Fragrance Creators.

Key Points: 
  • "The association is focused on driving awareness that fragrance is a critical component of cleaning and sanitizing formulations," said Farah Ahmed, President & CEO, Fragrance Creators.
  • Fragrance Creators Association is the principal trade association representing the fragrance industry.
  • Fragrance Creators also represents companies that market finished products containing fragrance as well as those that supply fragrance ingredients, including natural extracts and other raw materials that are used in perfumery and fragrance mixtures.
  • Fragrance Creators produces Fragrance Notes, the publication of record for the fragrance industry, available in print and at fragrancenotes.org.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Dining Accessory for Young Children (CNC-495)

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 2:15pm

The patent-pending invention provides an effective way for a small child to eat at a standard dining table.

Key Points: 
  • The patent-pending invention provides an effective way for a small child to eat at a standard dining table.
  • In doing so, it eliminates the need to use a booster seat or high chair.
  • The invention features a lightweight and user-friendly design that is easy to apply and use so it is ideal for parents with toddlers and young children.
  • "My design enables young kids to sit at the family table without the use of a high chair or booster seat."