Reporter – US
Latest From Eileen Francis
P&G raises prices on 9 of its 10 US product categories, rolling out increases in grooming, skin care and oral care products now. High commodity costs prompted it to increase its outlook for headwinds of $2.1bn for its FY2022.
CRN and NPA are receptive to former FDA Commissioner Robert Califf’s potential return to the post. NPA says his previous comments on FDA’s authority is a good sign he may help act on supplement industry issues stalled within the agency in recent years.
Survey of more than 5,000 Asia-Pacific consumers finds 56% use technology tools such as nutrition apps to support healthy living, suggesting opportunity to connect with consumers.
American Herbal Products Association submits comments to on CRN and NPA petitions encouraging FDA to grant an industry request to issue a regulation finding NAC is a lawful dietary ingredient.
Garnier is formulating with less water, packaging with less virgin plastic, and kicking off a consumer outreach campaign to educate consumers and encourage them to take green steps as well. Recent launches from the brand include a Whole Blends Shampoo Bar range and new Fructis meeting of hair care with skin care.
Consumer Healthcare Products Association names Duffy MacKay as its first senior VP for dietary supplements. Former CRN executive moves from CV Sciences back into trade group world.