Neptune Appoints Schmidt’s Naturals Co-Founder Michael Cammarata CEO As CPG Executive And Investor Interest In The Cannabis Segment Swells
Michael Cammarata, co-founder and former CEO of Schmidt’s Naturals, believes the cannabis consumer products segment isn’t too different from the aluminum-free deodorant segment when he jumped into it five years ago. There’s a sea of small brands—and new ones sprouting like weeds (pun intended)—no clearly dominant forces, escalating interest from consumers and retailers, and ...
Tired Of Dealing With Skin Irritation From Silicones, Hairstylist Jen Fassino Created A CBD Haircare Brand Without Them
In the many months since the CBD beauty and personal care craze took off, a handful of brand narratives have become familiar. There’s the backstory of a founder whose passion for cannabidiol was stoked by its anxiety relief. Another rendition focuses on physical rather than emotional pain. There are entrepreneurs sensing opportunities to make ...
Sahara Rose Receives A Makeover To Inspire Moms To Prioritize Self-Care
Since its launch in 2017, Sahara Rose has encouraged women to make their skincare routines rare moments of decadent me-time. Now, it’s clearly communicating to them about that purpose. The skincare brand has stepped up its website, packaging and messaging to convey that it provides a captivating staycation in a bottle. The improvements ...
The Chicest New Fast Facial Concept In Canada (Don’t Worry Americans, It’s Heading To The US)
When former Tatler Magazine editor, assistant to famed fashion stylist Isabella Blow and luxury brand consultant Jessica Walsh moved from London to Vancouver almost five years ago, the amount of Lycra worn by women in the coastal Canadian city stunned her. “I thought everyone had just run the marathon. Oh no, it was the ...
A Prescription For Skincare Sales Results In Physicians’ Offices
Beauty brand founders may want to consider making appointments with their doctors. Skincare sales in the physicians’ channel surged 6% to $900 million in 2016, the latest year for which data is available, according to Kline. While the segment is growing, it’s ruled by large brands—Kline names SkinCeuticals, SkinMedica and Obagi as the ...