Spectrum Brand Holdings’ Remington division enters women’s hair accessories category
MADISON, Wis. — Consumer products company Spectrum Brands Holdings announced on Wednesday that its Remington personal care division has entered the U.S. women’s hair accessories market with a full line of basic-to-trend hair accessories, accessory storage items and brushes for both adults and teenage girls.
The new line includes such items as hair elastics that also can be worn as jewelry (pictured) and hair clips.
Remington already has secured sizeable placements at several major retailers in the U.S. women’s hair accessory category, a consumables market estimated at more than $1 billion annually, the company stated. Remington also is leveraging its global footprint in hair care, shaving and grooming to enter women’s hair accessories markets in Europe and Latin America.
“Our hair accessory product development has a strong emphasis on executing fashion and trend and always with a focus on winning the value position. With our brand positioning of ‘How the World Gets Ready,’ we have a unique opportunity for cross promoting our hair accessories with complementary segments of our business, such as hair care appliances, and even with other adjacent beauty categories by co-merchandising in stores and offering in-pack trial samples or coupons for discounts with purchase,” Remington global VP Drew Fiorenza said.
Paris Business Products expands Dotz brand
WESTAMPTON, N.J. — A line of cord and cable management products is expanding to include a new item.
New Dotz reusable cord straps are designed to bundle together cords without having to use permanent ties. Each Dotz reusable cord strap features a built-in lock to keep bundles secure. The straps allow users to organize and uniquely identify cords by location and length.
Available in packs of five, new Dotz reusable cord straps carry a suggested retail price of $3.99.
Ready Pac Foods adds new organic salad offerings to lineup
IRWINDALE, Calif. — Ready Pac Foods has introduced new organic varieties to its popular Ready Pac Bistro bowl salad line.
Like the original product line, the new organic items are packaged in a convenient bowl, and include dressing and a fork, providing a simple solution for consumers to take the salad on the go. The new varieties include:
Organic orange ginger tofu is a vegan option with spring mix, pineapple, teriyaki tofu cubes, shredded carrots and shredded cabbage combined with orange ginger dressing;
Organic zesty harvest grains combines chopped romaine lettuce, shredded carrots and shredded cabbage with hearty golden quinoa, raisins, sliced almonds, garbanzo beans and zesty orange vinaigrette; and
Organic honey mustard spinach packs popular baby spinach, dried cranberries, sliced almonds, kidney beans and monterey jack cheese with honey mustard dressing.
"We are very excited to add new organic salads to our popular Ready Pac Bistro bowl salad line," Ready Pac director of marketing Tristan Simpson said. "Now shoppers of organic foods have healthy, convenient choices for brown bag lunches and meals on the run."
The suggested retail price for all varieties of Ready Pac Bistro organic bowl salads is $4.99 each.